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LOOK: New Toyota PH president takes public transportation to see 'daily struggles' of Pinoys

Feb 28, 2020 - 1:57 PM

'For me, it was a good learning experience,' says Toyota Motor Philippines president Atsuhiro Okamoto who capped his Metro Manila public transportation experience with a tricycle ride to Tondo

GO AND SEE. New Toyota Motor Philippines president Atsuhiro Okamoto rides a jeepney to experience the daily struggles of Filipino commuters. Photo from TMP President's Office / Hiro Okamoto Facebook page

LOOK: Could this PUV be the new 'King of the Road'?

Nov 10, 2019 - 2:07 PM

(UPDATED) The model developed by Toyota Motor Philippines Inc. (TMPI) costs P998,000 per unit and is targeted to be released before the end of the year. But already, some netizens have given it a thumbs down.

MODERN HILUX. Toyota Motor Philippines Inc.  unveiled a Hilux Class 1 modern public utility vehicle manufactured for the DOTr's PUV modernization program. Photo from DOTr's FB page

Toyota wants PEZA’s help ahead of investment in CARS

Aug 09, 2015 - 11:25 PM

Toyota urged PEZA to encourage more investments in parts manufacturing to make participation in the new CARS program easier

PH auto industry hits record sales in 1Q 2015

Apr 14, 2015 - 4:12 PM

Toyota buoys the sales with 10 237 units – its highest single month sales to date

Toyota to upgrade Innova

Aug 21, 2014 - 1:26 PM

The investment will increase localization of automotive parts for the Innova which is assembled in Toyota s Sta Rosa plant

Car sales up 25.4% in March

Apr 11, 2014 - 1:25 PM

Car sales in March driven by new models and aggressive marketing exceed expectations

Toyota PH recalls Innova, Fortuner, Hilux vehicles

Apr 10, 2014 - 2:47 PM

Owners of the vehicle models sold between 2004 and 2010 are advised to bring their cars to their respective dealerships

Workers make a final inspection to a new Toyota, Innova at a plant. AFP PHOTO/ARIF ARIADI

Hybrid cars not catching on in Philippines

Aug 21, 2012 - 9:00 AM

Filipino consumers are voting against hybrids with their wallets since the cars are considered more expensive than similar diesel powered vehicles Executives at Toyota Motor Philippines point to high customs duties as the culprit behind the high price of hybird cars

PH auto industry aims to pick up where Thailand left off

Jan 11, 2012 - 4:06 PM

Representatives of the domestic vehicle and parts manufacturing sector want the Philippine automotive industry to take advantage of gaps created by disruptions in production in Thailand