For Toyota, hydrogen still the route forward

Business / Corporate | FOCUS Oct 11, 2019

For Toyota, hydrogen still the route forward

by Chester Dawson

As others automakers plan battery-powered SUVs and trucks, Toyota Motor Corp.'s vision for the future of driving remains a hydrogen-sipping sedan. The Japanese behemoth will begin sales late next year of its second-generation Mirai, a fuel cell-powered four-door, and will ramp up annual production by ...

Toyota eyes supplying hybrids to Suzuki in broader tie-up

Business / Corporate Mar 20, 2019

Toyota eyes supplying hybrids to Suzuki in broader tie-up

Toyota Motor Corp. is considering offering Suzuki Motor Corp. a hybrid system for global sales and enhancing a joint car development project for India, according to an expanded tie-up deal unveiled Wednesday. Under the agreement, Suzuki can sell hybrids developed by Toyota, namely the RAV4 ...

BMW faces criminal probe in South Korea over engine fires

Business Dec 24, 2018

BMW faces criminal probe in South Korea over engine fires

BMW AG is facing a criminal probe in South Korea after investigators concluded the manufacturer concealed fire hazards and delayed recalls for a problem that has dented sales and its reputation in the Asian country. South Korea's transport ministry plans to ask prosecutors to investigate ...