Toyota Motor Corp aims to double its global output of gas-electric hybrid cars to 1 million units in 2011, as it fights to stay in the lead in the growing market for low-emission cars, the Nikkei business reported on Monday.
With the launch of new Prado diesel Landcruiser in India, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) Pvt Ltd is looking at a 10 percent market share in the SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) segment, its top official said on Wednesday.
The US highway safety body has rapped Toyota Motor Corp., the world`s largest automaker, for giving out "inaccurate and misleading information" over a massive safety recall involving 3.8 million of its vehicles in the country.
Toyota Motor Corp`s surprise quarterly profit and halving of its annual loss forecast failed to convince investors the world`s No 1 carmaker is back on track, as government subsidies peter out and a strong yen takes its toll.
Toyota Motor Corp said that US
authorities have found no defects in its vehicles in their
investigation into an earlier safety recall over driver-side
floor mats that could possibly lead to fatal accidents.