Toyota's Kikai Concept Is An Amazing Mid/Rear-Engine Hot Rod Robot Car

Unlike some other manufacturers I could mention, Toyota’s concept car team is really bringing it for this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. Yesterday we talked about the S-FR baby sports car, now I find myself really taken by the Kikai, a 3-seat, center-drive, mid-rear little machine that looks like a car-Terminator with its… »10/09/15 9:36amToday 9:36am

The Plucky Little Toyota S-FR Concept Miata-Fighter Looks Amazing

Is Toyota spending so much on R&D that they have no more money to buy rights to letters? If so, that would explain both why their new small sports car concept looks so fantastic, and why they named it by juggling the same letters as in the F-RS. If only having the rights to three letters means more cars like this,… »10/08/15 9:15amYesterday 9:15am

Toyota: We Try Not To Sell Trucks To Terrorists But Shit Happens

It appears that the U.S. Treasury is officially asking Toyota why their trucks keep showing up on CNN carrying ISIS radicals and machine guns all over the Middle East. Poor Toyota, all they did was make a great desert utility vehicle and the dang terrorists had to go and make them look like an official sponsor of evil. »10/06/15 8:30pmTuesday 8:30pm

Toyota Releases Anime Commercial For Gundam Auris, Because Why The Hell Not

It has been our genuine pleasure here at Jalopnik East to cover the many developments of the Char Anzable Gundam Auris. The vehicle has been popular enough in Japan that seeing one on Japanese roads really isn’t that surprising. Maybe owing to its actual profitability, Toyota has released a new animated commercial for… »9/29/15 10:27am9/29/15 10:27am

Toyota Files For A Patent That Could Let Priuses Plummet Out Of The Sky

Patent number US20150246720 was published yesterday, from Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America. It’s a design for a wing system for a potential flying car. And not just any wing system — it’s a stacking one that looks like an 1898 flying machine contraption. Go home, Toyota, you’re drunk. »9/07/15 2:00pm9/07/15 2:00pm