toyota motor corp (TOYOF) Key Developments
Toyota Motor Corporation Announces Global Sales Results for the First Quarter of 2015
Apr 24 15
Toyota Motor Corporation announced global sales results for the first quarter of 2015. For the quarter, the company sold 2.52 million vehicles.
Toyota Motor Corp. Reports Operating Results for the First Quarter of 2015
Apr 23 15
Toyota Motor Corp. reported operating results for the first quarter of 2015. For the period, the company reported selling 2.52 million vehicles around the world. The company's sales were down 2% from a year ago, as vehicle sales in Japan lagged.
Toyota Motor Corporation Plans to Launch Two Hybrid Cars in China in 2015
Apr 20 15
Toyota Motor Corporation is planning to launch two hybrid cars in China in 2015. The automaker is taking this step as part of efforts to launch vehicles that will help to reduce pollution in the country. The petrol-electric hybrid cars, called Levin Hev and Corolla, will be launched in China in the second half of 2015. Toyota's joint venture with Guangzhou Automobile Group will produce the Levin Hev, while its joint venture with FAW Group will produce the Corolla.
Toyota Motor Corp Invests JPY 52.5 Billion to Expand Car Production in China
Apr 16 15
On April 15, 2015, Toyota Motor Corp. is investing about JPY 52.5 billion to grow its annual vehicle production in Guangzhou, China, by around 100,000 units. Its Guangzhou site currently has an annual production capacity of 360,000 vehicles. Toyota will build a new production line at the site that will start operations in 2017.
Toyota to Open Showroom for Mirai fuel-cell electric vehicle in Tokyo
Apr 15 15
Toyota announced that it is to open a showroom for its Mirai fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) in Tokyo (Japan). The showroom is located within a hydrogen fuelling station operated by Iwatani Corporation. The showroom is likely to house two Mirai models. The company is also planning to use the space as a 'hydrogen hub'.