Toyota Develops First Rear-Window Curtain-Shield Airbag, Opening New Front In Safety Wars

Apparently we're not the only ones who look at a car like the Toyota iQ »10/01/08 10:30am10/01/08 10:30am and wonder what could happen to back-seat passengers in a rear-end collision: Toyota today announced the development of a rear-window curtain shield airbag. Not surprisingly, Toyota also announced that the first application for its new 'bag will…

Toyota To Reveal New Avensis, Production iQ And AWD Urban Cruiser At Paris Motor Show

Toyota's just dropped what we should expect to see from them at next month's 2008 Paris Motor Show »9/02/08 9:20am9/02/08 9:20am. We're told the super number one best awesome automaker from the land of the rising sun plans to reveal the new third-generation of the Toyota Avensis (the car's platform is the same as that of the Scion tC), the…

Toyota iQ To Become Reality, Debut At Geneva Motor Show

Toyota is finally getting smart by getting Smart. The Toyota iQ Concept from Frankfurt will show up at the Geneva Motor Show as a fully capable production vehicle that will be a "break-through in compact urban transportation." And by a break-through they mean a Japanese version of the Smart (see the name). The last… »2/13/08 10:00am2/13/08 10:00am