Toyota & Mazda tie up to build $1.6 billion U.S. manufacturing facility

Japanese auto giants Toyota Motor Corporation and Mazda Motor Corporation on Friday revealed a plan to set up a joint-venture auto manufacturing facility in the United States.

Recent OTA update by Lexus causes problems with head units of many vehicles

The Verge has revealed in a Wednesday report, citing a statement released by Lexus, that the working of the head units of a number of vehicles has been affected because of an over-the-air (OTA) update recently rolled out by the company.

Toyota developing innovative wearable device for blind

In an announcement made via a recent post on the company website, bigwig automaker Toyota unveiled details about its Project BLAID initiative. The company has revealed that it has efforts underway to build innovative wearable technology for blind and visually impaired people, with the aim of improving their mobility and independence.

Toyota recalling 430,500 more vehicles over three separate safety issues

In an announcement made on Thursday, Toyota revealed that it is recalling 430,500 more vehicles because of three separate safety issues. The vehicles being recalled by Toyota include 370,000 Sienna minivans from the 2004 through 2011 model years; 50,000 Highlander and Highlander hybrid SUVs from the 2014 model year; and 10,500 Lexus GS 350 sedans from the 2013 model year.