Category: Toyota News


Toyota Encourages Australians to Connect with Nature and Plant a Tree for Planet Ark’s National Tree Day

July 29, 2021

Toyota Ambassador, Adam Goodes planting a Eucalyptus Baby Blue tree seedling to celebrate Planet Ark’s National Tree Day   Toyota Australia’s dealer network, students and local communities are giving nature a helping hand this week for Australia’s largest annual tree-planting and nature care events1 – Planet Ark’s Schools Tree Day and National Tree Day. Organised by Planet Ark in partnership with Toyota Australia, Schools Tree Day is held on Friday 30 July and National Tree...

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Toyota Launches Toyota Halo Fleet Management Platform

July 27, 2021

The new Toyota Halo fleet management platform enables control and optimisation of fleet operations   Toyota Australia has launched its new Toyota Halo fleet management platform that uses connected vehicle technologies and near real-time data to help business customers optimise their fleet operations and improve efficiency. Developed in partnership with Australian fleet management software specialist Fleetsu, Toyota Halo is a new service offering, designed to provide fleet and business customers with a fully integrated connected...

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National Tree Day 2021

July 15, 2021

Toyota’s commitment to environmental improvement is evident both in our ambitious goal to achieving zero carbon emissions across our operations by 2050.With over 20 years of support for National Tree Day, Toyota has made an invaluable contribution to the planting of 25 million native trees shrubs and grasses by millions of children and adults across Australia.Visit National Tree DayHelping create a clearer environmentSince its inception in 1993, National Tree Day has grown to be Australia’s...

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Toyota Celebrates 200,000 Hybrid Electric Sales in Australia

July 15, 2021

Toyota’s Hybrid Range (January 2021).     Toyota has achieved a significant milestone on its path towards a zero-emission future, selling the brand’s 200,000th hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) in Australia. A total of 210,817 Toyota HEVs have been sold in this country to the end of June 2021, led by Camry, RAV4, Corolla and Prius. The most recent 100,000 sales took just three years with demand accelerating as customers capitalise on the benefits of money-saving...

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New Toyota LandCruiser: World premiere

June 10, 2021

All New LandCruiser – Overseas pre-production model shown   Toyota has unveiled a giant leap forward in 4WD performance and technology with the next-generation LandCruiser making its global debut in the 70th anniversary year of the legendary nameplate. Due in Australia in the final quarter of this year, the new 300 Series is the most capable LandCruiser ever, expanding its unrivalled reputation for on-road refinement, off-road performance, reliability and durability. Everything Toyota has learnt in...

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Toyota State-Of-The-Art Parts Distribution Delivers Fast and Efficient Service to All Corners of the Country

June 7, 2021

The Toyota Melbourne Parts Centre employs state-of-the-art technologies to efficiently and safely distribute more than 26,000 parts per day   Toyota Australia is delivering more parts, faster and more efficiently than ever before with a new world-class warehousing and distribution centre in Melbourne. The new centre was opened last year, and together with existing facilities in Sydney, Brisbane and Darwin, provide Toyota with the largest automotive parts distribution operation in Australia storing more than 4.6...

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Toyota Launches Kinto Rent in Australia

June 1, 2021

Toyota launches new service, KINTO Rent.   Toyota today launched a new service, KINTO Rent, expanding offerings under the KINTO brand to offer mobility services across Australia beyond traditional sales of new vehicles to private and fleet customers. KINTO provides motorists with the flexibility to book and drive a Toyota vehicle from an hour to a year at attractive rates – all through the KINTO app. KINTO Rent enables members to access vehicles from specified...

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Toyota delivers first Mirai FCEV to CSIRO

May 26, 2021

CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, has become the country’s first organisation to lease the all-new Toyota Mirai FCEV (fuel cell electric vehicle), which uses hydrogen to power the car and emits nothing but water vapour. The vehicle will be used for testing at CSIRO’s test hydrogen refuelling facility in Victoria, currently being developed. As part of its commitment to a sustainable future, Toyota Australia has imported 20 second-generation Mirai FCEVs to lease to progressive businesses...

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Toyota is Australia’s Most Trusted Car Brand

April 28, 2021

**National survey confirms consumer confidence in Toyota** **Result marks Toyota’s 16th consecutive year as the top-ranked car brand** **Consistent reliability and value for money are stand-out qualities** Toyota has cemented its position as Australia’s most trusted automotive brand during the COVID-19 pandemic and emerging economic recovery, according to the results of a national survey released today. The country’s top-selling automotive brand was named as the top-ranked car company in the 2021 Reader’s Digest Most Trusted...

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Toyota reveals Global Electrification Strategy in Shanghai

April 15, 2021

Toyota bZ4X (concept vehicle shown. Not available for purchase)   Toyota has revealed today at Shanghai Motor Show, the BZ4X Concept vehicle, the first featured as part of a global electrification strategy, with plans to expand the range in the future. Toyota has stated that there will be seven BZ models to be launched globally by 2025, starting with the BZ4X. BZ stands for Beyond Zero, highlighting the direction of the company towards a range...

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