Tag: toyota

Virginia – XWT7339

Passive-Aggressive Vehicle Make/Model: 2007 Toyota/Corolla Sedan 4D Event Description: Pulls out, then completely drops off the gas. Almost coming to a stop. Cruses along doing 10 under the speed limit. I pass him the first opportunity I have and continue on my way. About 10 miles further down the road they decide, suddenly, they want…

California – 79902V1

Driving in shoulder to pass traffic Vehicle Make/Model: Toyota/Tacoma Event Description: Motorist passing bumper to bumper traffic by driving in the inside shoulder, traveling southbound. Motorist returned to highway upon noticing CHP as shown in image Original Report

Indiana – Reckless

Reckless Vehicle Make/Model: Toyota/Yaris Event Description: Southbound on I-69 between Lima Rd and St Rd 14/Illinois Rd, driving 80-100 mph. Tailgating most cars in their way, weaving across all 3 lanes repeatedly, cutting of other drivers repeatedly. I tried to pace this vehicle (4 second rule) to get it’s complete license plate number, but it…

2017 Toyota Tacoma Review

Christian Wardlaw jdpower.com Introduction Toyota dominates midsize pickup truck sales. During the first quarter of 2017, the automaker sold almost twice as many Tacoma pickups as Chevrolet did Colorados. However, this sales performance does not align with the Tacoma’s performance in the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study.SM Despite a…

Toyota’s Making a High-Performance Yaris

With the Yaris competing in rally racing, a fast production version is a deliciously logical progression. Chris Perkins roadandtrack.com Toyota will soon build a hot hatch to join the fun alongside the rear-drive 86 and the new LC 500 coupe. Yep, the automaker’s newest World Rally Championship (WRC) car will influence a production version of…

Toyota’s New Rally Car Could Spawn a Yaris Hot Hatch

A rally-bred competitor for the Ford Fiesta ST? Yes, please. Collin Woodard roadandtrack.com It’s been a while since we reviewed the Toyota Yaris, but our pals at Car and Driver recently tested a 2016 version, and they were not impressed. The Yaris may be reliable, but it also feels dated and slow. But if the…