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5 Strategies To Reach Down-Market Consumers

Many executives worry that they are not doing enough to fend off low-cost rivals by targeting down-market customers. For instance, reaching young consumers as they begin forming buying habits and settling down offers a critical opportunity to gain long-term loyalty. At the same time, however, these executives are equally worried that down-market strategies could tarnish their brands. Are affordable offerings a door to new customers or an unjustifiable risk? Consider the story of the Mercedes-...
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Toyota Announces Attractive Finance Schemes for its Customers

In pursuance of its customer-first approach, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has...
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The 5 Best Providers of Extended Warranties for Cars Over 100k Miles

Purchasing an extended warranty for a car with over 100,000 miles has its advantages. Learn what providers have the best protection for older vehicles.See which vehicles last the longest, which ones are deemed unreliable, and how a service contract can benefit you and your wallet. Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. Most dealership warranties expire well before your odometer reaches the 100,000-mile mark. To continue yo...
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How one of Japan's 'secret weapons' at Pearl Harbor ended up being the US's first prisoner of war

A Japanese Type A mini-submarine on an eastern Oahu beach after it was found on December 8, 1941.US Naval History and Heritage Command Early on December 7, 1941, hundreds of Japanese warplanes swarmed Pearl Harbor. Their attack sunk and damaged dozens of US ships and killed thousands of Americans. Five Japanese mini-submarines also took part, producing the first prisoner of the US's new war. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Just before dawn on December 8, 1941, Lt. ...
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UMW Toyota bertujuan untuk memperkenalkan kendaraan listrik hybrid rakitan lokal pada akhir 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) berharap untuk menutup tahun ini dengan baik dengan memperkenalkan kendaraan listrik hibrida dan memperkuat posisinya di pasar domestik. Merek Jepang yang membawa merek seperti Toyota dan Lexus sedang menyelesaikan peluncuran Toyota Corolla Cross Hybrid, kendaraan listrik hybrid rakitan lokal pertamanya.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Toyota Embracing Small Flaws as Supply Chain Pressures Bite

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp on Tuesday said it is happy to use scratched or blemished parts from suppliers as the world's biggest car...
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Toyota announces site for its first U.S. battery plant

Toyota has selected a location for its first U.S. battery plant. Costing around $1.3 billion, the facility is expected to be up and running in 2025.
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Toyota to Build $1.3B Battery Plant Near Greensboro, NC

Toyota says it plans to build a $1.3 billion electric vehicle battery plant near Greensboro, North Carolina, that will employ at least 1,750 people.
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Toyota Plans $1.29 Billion Electric Vehicle Battery Factory In North Carolina

Toyota will open a multi-billion dollar battery plant with at least 1,750 employees about an hour's drive outside the Triangle, after North Carolina approved an incentive package Monday worth $438.7 million for the company -- one of the largest manufacturing investments in the state's history. From the News & Observer: The Japanese auto maker announced in October it would build a $1.29 billion facility in the United States to manufacture hybrid and electric vehicle batteries -- a key component o...
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Toyota to Build $1.29 Billion North Carolina Battery Plant

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp will build a new $1.29 billion plant in North Carolina to build batteries for electric vehicles, the...
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Toyota to Build $1.3B Battery Plant Near Greensboro, N.C.

Toyota plans to build a $1.3 billion electric vehicle battery plant near Greensboro, North Carolina, that will employ at least 1,750 people, government officials said Monday.
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Big North Carolina Factory Likely to Be Toyota Battery Plant

North Carolina officials have scheduled a Monday afternoon news conference to announce a major economic development project, which likely will be construction of a Toyota electric vehicle battery factory with 1,750 workers.
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Head-On Collision On Highway 365 Near Bridgeport Kills Two Drivers

BRIDGEPORT (CBS13) — Officers responded to a two-vehicle head-on collision on Highway 395 north of Highway 167 on Sunday, said CHP Bridgeport. A Dodge sedan from Stockton, California was heading north on 395 while a Toyota truck from Lake Forest was heading south. The Dodge driver swerved into the southbound lane and collided head-on with the Toyota. Each vehicle’s driver died as a result of their injuries. A Toyota passenger was airlifted to Renown Medical Center. CHP Bridgeport said that the i...
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Toyota Corolla GR Lurks in Official Instagram Post

Like it or lump it, social media is now an outsized part of official corporate communications. It’s to the point where these channels have been seen exclusively used as platforms for official reveals of new models, depending on the demographic an automaker is trying to target. This time around, Toyota has snuck a shadowy reference […] The post Toyota Corolla GR Lurks in Official Instagram Post appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Toyota: Nora’s Joy

Toyota continues the holiday spirit with a message of joy later this month with a CGI-developed spot titled 'Nora’s Joy,' produced in both English and Spanish. Developed by Conill Advertising, 'Nora’s Joy' is the story of a young woman who finds the ability to share her joy in a very magical way. Once she unleashes her emotions, we see her driving her Toyota Tacoma around town, spreading the joy with those around her in a flurry of bright lights lighting up the night sky. The ...
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Rare Rides: The 1980 Toyota Corona, a Camry Predecessor

Today’s Corona is the third to appear in the Rare Rides series. We started in early 2020 with a 1968 Corona Coupe and followed up that October with a Mark II wagon. Today’s entrant is from the last time North Americans could buy one. Toyota changed Corona’s positioning more than once over its tenure, which included […] The post Rare Rides: The 1980 Toyota Corona, a Camry Predecessor appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Toyota: Bookstore

As the holiday spirit sets in, Toyota is celebrating the season of coming together with a special holiday message. 'Bookstore,' the first of two Toyota holiday ads, debuted last night during NBC’s primetime special, 'Christmas in Rockefeller Centre,' with a personalised throw from a show host. 'Bookstore' is a 60-second spot that shares the heart warming story of a young girl who gets inspired to collect gently used books from her community to restock her favourite local books...
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2022 Toyota Tundra Hands-On Preview: Top 5 Reasons We Look Forward to this Truck

America’s love affair with the pickup truck is long from being over, and for good reason.  Modern full-size pickup trucks are more capable, efficient, comfortable, and technologically advanced than ever before. They really have become the jack-of-all-trades choice amongst the automotive world. So when an all-new pick-up debuts, it’s a big deal. Toyota has just revealed […] The post 2022 Toyota Tundra Hands-On Preview: Top 5 Reasons We Look Forward to this Truck appeared first on The Truth About ...
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Toyota Says All Europe Sales Will Be Zero-Emission Cars by 2035

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said all new vehicle sales in Western Europe will be zero-emission models by 2035, as the world's biggest...
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2023 Subaru Solterra: The Pleiades Star Cluster Has Gone Electric

The 2023 Subaru Solterra is the Japanese automaker’s first attempt at an all-electric vehicle for the masses, but it didn’t do it alone. Similar to the BRZ sports car, Subaru got help from Toyota in the process. The result is a slightly high-riding crossover on a battery electric vehicle platform (or “BEV”) jointly conceived by Toyota and Subaru. It’s typically the same architecture underpinning the Toyota bZ4X, and the resemblance between the former and the Solterra is uncanny. Nevertheless,...
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You Gotta Take the TruCoat: Toyota Customer Alleges Dealer Bad Behavior

No one reading this will assert the current environment is anything but a seller’s market. Numerous vehicles are being hawked for many thousands (in some cases, tens of thousands) over sticker and a vast amount of machines are pre-sold before they arrive at dealerships on the back of a hauler. And all that assumes there […] The post You Gotta Take the TruCoat: Toyota Customer Alleges Dealer Bad Behavior appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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The Toyota GR Yaris H₂ Is Powered By A Hydrogen-Fueled Combustion Engine

Toyota is expanding its hydrogen combustion activities, now incorporating this special concept version of the GR Yaris
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Toyota reveals hydrogen-powered GR Yaris

A great engine with almost zero emissions sounds too good to be true; Toyota thinks otherwise...
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The Right Spec: 2022 Toyota Tundra

Thanks to Toyota’s glacier-like design cycle, a new Tundra is something most of us will experience only a few times in our adult lives. How long was the last generation around? Well, George W. Bush still had nearly three more years in the White House when the XK50 Tundra was unveiled at the Chicago Auto […] The post The Right Spec: 2022 Toyota Tundra appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Opinion: Vehicles That Deserve A Heritage Parts Program

You finally did it, didn’t you? You beautiful disaster, you did it! You spent nearly $30,000 US American dollars on thirty-seven-year-old Toyota Corolla because of a comic book, and you aren’t even mad about it. Hell, you paid a little extra for the “authentic” Fujiwara Tofu Shop decals on the doors. You. Kick. Rear. And now, after […] The post Opinion: Vehicles That Deserve A Heritage Parts Program appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Review: 2022 Lexus NX Brings an All-New Infotainment Experience With Wireless CarPlay and Built-In Apple Music

Toyota and its luxury brand Lexus are starting to roll out an all-new infotainment system with large touchscreens, wireless CarPlay and Android Auto, and more, and I recently had a chance to go hands-on with one of the first vehicles to get the new system, the 2022 Lexus NX. My test vehicle was an NX 450h+ AWD plug-in hybrid priced at nearly $60,000 that comes with a spacious 14-inch main infotainment display. Lower trims of the NX come with a standard 9.8-inch display that can be upgraded to...
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In Review: 2022 Toyota Prius Prime

I like plug-in hybrids: They have the fuel-free capability of an electric vehicle, but if you run out of power, they'll continue on for as long as they have gas in the tank. You can get the 2022 Toyota Prius as a plug-in, and find out more in my review at [Author: Jil McIntosh]
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Singapore-based Grab is set to make its Nasdaq debut, months after agreeing to go public in the largest-ever SPAC merger

Grab announced it will be making its Nasdaq debut on Thursday.Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images The Singapore-based app Grab is set to make its Nasdaq debut on Thursday, December 2. In April, Grab agreed to go public in a record-breaking SPAC merger with Altimeter Growth. Founded in 2012 as a ride-hailing app, Grab is now the most valuable startup in Southeast Asia. Grab, the Singapore-based "superapp," is set to make its Nasdaq debut on Thursday, December 2.The livestreamed bell-ringi...
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The 11 most exciting electric vehicles hitting the road next year, from Ford's F-150 Lightning to an ultra-sleek Cadillac SUV

The Genesis GV60.Genesis Uninspired by the electric cars currently available? Lots more options are coming your way.  Tons of exciting EVs are hitting US streets in 2022 from startups and established car companies.  The Ford F-150 Lightning, Cadillac's first EV, and Subaru's debut e-SUV all arrive next year.  See more stories on Insider's business page. BMW i4 The BMW i4.BMW The new, gigantic beaver-tooth grille that adorns some of BMW's latest models is controversial, to ...
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Toyota GR Corolla Teased By….Toyota

Toyota’s Instagram page posted a pic of what looks like a normal Corolla, but some Easter eggs suggest it is actually the GR version. One Easter egg is the time on the dash, G16, which stands for the engine used in the GR Yaris. One of the navigation routes says GR Four Rd., a possible […] The post Toyota GR Corolla Teased By….Toyota appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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