2018 Toyota C-HR in Depth: Late to the Party, Nearly Empty Handed

This subcompact-crossover shindig has been in full swing for a while, and Toyota’s all-new C-HR is a late arrival. Its wildly styled exterior is sure to attract attention, and its well-made cabin incorporates cool design elements as well—this is a crossover aimed squarely at extroverted millennial buyers, and these are necessary attributes considering its tardiness. […]

2018 Toyota Camry SE 2.5L Tested: The Sporty Camry!

Hell has frozen over and pigs are flying, as Toyota has done the seemingly improbable: build a Camry that, for once, isn’t a wallflower when it comes time to dance. After 16 years of riding on Toyota’s venerable K platform, the 2018 Toyota Camry moves the company’s mid-size family sedan onto the scalable Toyota New […]

Is Toyota Bringing the Celica Nameplate Back from the Dead?

Will the upcoming Toyota Supra be joined by a smaller Celica sibling? If a recent trademark filing by Toyota is anything to go by, then the answer may be yes.On August 31, Toyota filed a standard character mark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the Celica nameplate, indicating an intention to use […]

The Last Goodbye: Toyota FJ Cruiser Final Edition

Remember the Toyota FJ Cruiser? It’s the quirky-looking retro-designed SUV Toyota sold in the United States from 2007 to 2014. But even after left-hand-drive versions were discontinued, sales went on in Japan—until now, that is. Toyota announced that it will be releasing a Final Edition FJ Cruiser exclusively for the Japan market. The FJ Final Edition […]

More Oomph, Even Weirder Looks: Toyota Shows C-HR Hy-Power Concept

Our prevailing impressions of the new Toyota C-HR thus far have been twofold: 1. It looks weird, and 2. It’s slow. Now Toyota has doubled down on the former and, perhaps, fixed the latter with a new concept called the C-HR Hy-Power, on display at the Frankfurt auto show. It combines some even freakier bits of […]

Outdated Off-Roader: 2018 Toyota 4Runner, in Depth

Don’t call it a comeback—the 4Runner’s been here for years. And you’d know it to look at the thing, with its burly, last-decade styling, its big, naturally aspirated V-6, and a transmission with an improbably low number of gears (five) for something that shares the road with the likes of the Tesla Model S. The […]

2018 Toyota Tundra In-Depth Review: A Modest Option While Awaiting a Major Makeover

Although it’s overshadowed by glorified American pickups, the Tundra butters its bread with the Toyota nameplate and off-road dexterity. Unlike U.S. rivals, the Tundra is a V-8-only lineup; there’s a standard 4.6-liter V-8 and an optional 5.7-liter that uncorks 401 lb-ft of torque. Both pair with a six-speed automatic and rear- or four-wheel drive. Packing […]