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Toyota profit up nearly 5 percent on sales growth

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. reported a 5 percent jump in quarterly profit Tuesday, outpacing expectations as vehicle sales grew in North America and Europe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-05/toyota-profit-near
GM, Toyota recall cars over air bag defects

...Chevrolet Corvettes because a short circuit could disable air bags and also affect seat belts.Toyota, Lexus TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 650,000 vehicles in Japan and repeating a recall for problems with front passenger air bag...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-06-13/gm-toyota-recall-cars-over-ai
Car Notes: Toyota sales and auto auction

...making it a close third. Volkswagen's global sales increased almost 5 percent during that period from last year.Toyota Motor Corp. said that it sold about 2.5 million cars, trucks and buses in the July-September quarter, led by overseas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2013-10-31/car-notes-toyota-sales-and-au
Wait no more: Hyundai to put hydrogen vehicle on the market sometime next year

...design of the next generation fuel-cell vehicle to be launched in 2015. Further details weren't available.Toyota Motor Corp. is scheduled to unveil its own concept fuel-cell vehicle at this week's Tokyo Motor Show. That one also is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-19/wait-no-more-hyundai-put-h
Samsung makes quiet push for new mobile OS

...as well as wearable devices. The mobile operating system will also work with automobiles. Samsung and Intel said Toyota Motor Corp. and Jaguar Land Rover are working together to bring Tizen OS to vehicles."You can build an application once...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-12/samsung-makes-quiet-push-n
Jury: Toyota not liable for death of California woman

LOS ANGELES - A jury found Thursday that Toyota Motor Corp. is not liable for the death of a California woman who was killed when her 2006 Camry apparently accelerated and crashed despite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-10/jury-toyota-not-liable-dea
Auto recalls

...is recalling 200,000 vehicles for a hybrid-system problem and 169,000 vehicles for an engine bolt defect.Toyota Motor Corp. said the first recall is for an inverter in the hybrid system for the Lexus RX 400 and the Toyota Highlander models...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-05/auto-recalls
Toyota recalling Toyotas, Lexuses

...there is heavy snowfall.Initially, the automaker had said there were no accidents related to either problem, but Toyota Motor Corp. spokesman Naoto Fuse said Wednesday that two crashes were reported in the U.S. for the air bags. Toyota has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-01-30/toyota-recalling-toyotas-lexuses
Japanese, other automakers hit with air bag recall

...approach pioneered by Japanese automakers.The recall will bring unwelcome publicity for automakers, especially Toyota Motor Corp., said IHS Automotive analyst Paul Newton. The world's top-selling car company is trying to rebuild a reputation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-11/japanese-other-automakers-
Chrysler refuses US safety agency's request to recall SUVs

...are slow to provide data or recall vehicles. Automakers have been more compliant of late, after the agency fined Toyota Motor Corp. a record $66 million for failing to quickly report problems and for delaying a recall. Toyota paid the fine without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-04/chrysler-refuses-us-safety