Live Images Of SEMA-Bound Toyota Venza Sportlux By Street Image

Not content to let the Venza AS V » 10/17/08 12:40pm 10/17/08 12:40pm do the talking, we've got another -bound modified not-Camry-wagon in the Toyota Venza SportLux by Street Image. The car picks up where the AS V left off, hitting all the "factory tuned" street performance styling cues like giant wheels, two-tone paint, a body kit including a hood…

Live Shots Of Toyota Venza AS V By Five Axis Coming To SEMA

At the nearly-here SEMA » 10/17/08 11:20am 10/17/08 11:20am show this year, the number one super-best automaker from the land of the rising sun will be showing the AS V by Five Axis as part of to convince us the car isn't a funny-looking Camry wagon. The Venza AS V is one of those active lifestyle concepts with extreme sports equipment carriers, big…

2009 Toyota Venza Website Goes Live With A Wide Stance

We heard last night Toyota began the opening salvo of the marketing campaign on the all new Camry wagon 2009 Toyota Venza with an elaborate flash-based website. The first phrase that pops up? "We gave it an extra wide stance." Hmm, wethinks perhaps given the mass media's reporting of certain alleged attempted… » 6/06/08 10:20am 6/06/08 10:20am

Seven New Cars We Wish Were April Fools' Day Jokes

[UPDATE: Also check out our top ten list of the best...or was it the worst...April Fools' Day automotive gags.] Occasionally, an automaker likes to have a little fun on April Fools' Day by announcing a car so ridiculous it couldn't possibly be real. Unfortunately, what happens more often than not is that an… » 4/01/08 3:16pm 4/01/08 3:16pm

2009 Toyota Venza Marketing Spins Like Propeller

We all knew it from the moment the 2009 Toyota Venza made its beige debut on stage, the moniker of "crossover sedan" was marketing doublespeak. Reader Clark got a bit worked up over some of the marketeers abusing the nonsensical term in this MSNBC press release copy/paste story. Look we all know it's a station wagon,… » 1/31/08 10:15am 1/31/08 10:15am

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Toyota Venza Crossover Sedan Live Reveal Video


The 2009 Toyota Venza Crossover Sedan was revealed live only moments ago and through the power of digital media, you can watch how it happened. It's a small wonder we got out of there alive since moments after the end of this video, the throngs of rabid Japanese photographers and journalists mobbed the stage for a… » 1/14/08 12:04pm 1/14/08 12:04pm

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Toyota Venza Crossover Sedan

Update: We've got the live reveal video posted HERE
Toyota told us about the 2009 Toyota Venza Crossover Sedan last year, but it's been bone-dry for teaser shots. But the seal is now broken! Here are the first live photos of the sorta sporty, sorta utilitarian, sorta... vehicle has an intriguing squashed-Ford… » 1/14/08 11:09am 1/14/08 11:09am

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Toyota Venza Crossover Sedan To Bow In Detroit

Toyota announced today that they will be debuting a new crossover sedan at the Detroit Auto Show. We guess they're hoping to expand their narrow offerings and fill that huge hole between the RAV-4, Matrix and Highlander. The new vehicle will be "a unique blend of sedan and sport utility vehicle." Unique? The new… » 12/19/07 4:30pm 12/19/07 4:30pm