Jun 16, 2020 Leap Ahead, In The 2021 Toyota GR Supra
TORONTO, Ontario – June 17, 2020 – The love of driving runs deep for many – and the performance-first Toyota GR Supra embraces that passion. For 2021, Toyota Canada offers up the GR Supra in three exciting flavours at made-to-move prices, all designed to...
Jun 16, 2020 MIT AND TOYOTA RELEASE INNOVATIVE NEW VISUAL OPEN DATA TO ACCELERATE AUTONOMOUS DRIVING RESEARCH
CAMBRIDGE, MA – JUNE 15, 2020 – How can we train self-driving vehicles to have a deeper awareness of the world around them? Can computers learn from past experiences to recognize future patterns that can help them safely navigate new and unpredictable situations?
Jun 16, 2020 Toyota Offers Free Access to THUMS Virtual Human Body Model Software
TORONTO, ON, June 16, 2020 ― Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) today announced that it will make its Total Human Model for Safety (THUMS) software freely available from January 2021 as part of its efforts toward a safe mobility society. THUMS is a...
Jun 11, 2020 How Vehicles Talk to Pedestrians
Whenever we cross the street or wait for the walk signal, we have ingrained behaviours and ways to signal our intent to drivers. Similarly, drivers behave in a way that signals their intents to pedestrians. When developing automated vehicles, designers...
Jun 09, 2020 e-Scooters: A Roadmap to Vehicle Safety
An interview with Rini Sherony, a Senior Principal Engineer at the Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC), who is currently leading a multi-year study aimed at collecting and analyzing real-world e-scooter riding data in order to better...
Jun 08, 2020 Canadian Businesses Help Food Banks Across the Country as Demand for Food Security Assistance Increases
Toronto, June 8, 2020 – It’s estimated that, even in prosperous times, more than one million Canadians rely on food banks every month. Today, the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting effects on the economy have exacerbated the situation to the point where food banks are facing unprecedented demand.
Jun 03, 2020 Toyota Statement on Social Injustice
At Toyota, we are committed to making the workplace, marketplace, society and the world a better place for all. We all have recently experienced heartbreaking, disturbing and challenging events that are having a devastating impact on multiple levels and...
Jun 03, 2020 Lexus and Toyota Win More 2020 Vincentric Best Value in Canada Awards™ Than Any Other Auto Manufacturer
TORONTO, ON – June 02, 2020 – Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) was honoured today with eleven 2020 Vincentric Best Value in Canada Awards™, more than any other auto manufacturer for the eighth year.
Jun 03, 2020 Connected Vehicle Technology Adds Layer of Safety for Drivers
Having a safe and reliable vehicle is critical for many Canadians who need to get to work every day or make essential trips on a regular basis. As more drivers get behind the wheel, peace of mind begins with well-maintained and high...
Jun 02, 2020 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Special Edition Makes Red the New Colour of Envy
TORONTO, Ontario – June 2, 2020 – Toyota has something special in store for sport hatchback fans who like their cars with expressive styling and bold colours. Dressed out with an exclusive body kit and striking Supersonic Red paint, the 2021 Corolla Hatchback Special Edition looks like it just rolled out of a custom shop.