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Toyota Recall 2010

Sharon Silke Carty

Toyota Lays Blame At Driver's Feet, Revealing Defense Strategy In Sudden Acceleration Cases | Sharon Silke Carty | Posted 01.13.2012 | Business

A court filing by Toyota earlier this week lays out how the automaker plans to defend itself against sudden acceleration claims: by blaming the driver...

Toyota Recalls 1.53 Million Cars

AP | TOM KRISHER and KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — Just when Toyota thought its safety problems were over, they flare up all over again. Less than a year after it was tarnished by repo...

Beleaugured Toyota To Recall 270,000 Cars Globally

AP | SHINO YUASA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TOKYO — Toyota Motor Corp. will recall 270,000 Lexus and other vehicles worldwide to fix faulty engines in the latest quality lapse at the world...

2010 Toyota Recall: 50,000 Sequoia SUVs May Have Acceleration Problems

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Toyota Motor Corp. recalled about 50,000 Sequoia sport utility vehicles from the 2003 model year to fix an unexpected slowing of th...

Toyota RECORD Fine: Company Agrees To Pay $16.4 Million, Vows To Move Faster

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Toyota agreed on Monday to a record $16.4 million fine for its slow response to sticking gas pedals – the equivalent of a lit...

Toyota Lawsuits: Automaker Responds With 'Questionable, Evasive And Deceptive' Legal Tactics

AP | CURT ANDERSON and DANNY ROBBINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MIAMI — Toyota has routinely engaged in questionable, evasive and deceptive legal tactics when sued, frequently claiming it does not have inform...

LA Court Chosen By US Panel For Toyota Lawsuits

AP | CURT ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

MIAMI — A federal judge in Southern California was chosen Friday to preside over more than 200 lawsuits filed against Toyota in the aftermath of...

Toyota Pedal Warning Sent To Europe Europeans Warned of Toyota Pedals Before US

AP | LARRY MARGASAK and KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Five days before Toyota announced a massive recall, a U.S. public relations executive at the automaker warned colleagues in an inte...

LaHood: Toyota Fined $16M For Recalls

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The government accused Toyota of hiding a "dangerous defect" and proposed a record $16.4 million fine on Monday for failing to quic...

NASA Joining Toyota Recall Investigation

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — NASA and the National Academy of Sciences are joining the government's effort to figure out what caused the sudden acceleration pro...

Toyota Crash Warning Sent To Dealers In 2007

Bernie Woodall, Soyoung Kim and Kevin Krolicki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT (Reuters) - When Toyota Motor Corp concluded that seemingly harmless floormats posed a danger in all of its cars and trucks, the automaker sen...

Toyota Pedal Replacements Offered Free Of Charge To unhappy owners

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Toyota owners who are dissatisfied with the repairs to their vehicles covered by a massive recall to address sticky gas pedals can ...

Toyota Says 'Runaway Prius' Works Fine

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT and TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN DIEGO — Toyota Motor Corp. dismissed the story of a man who claimed his Prius sped out of control on the California freeway, saying Monday t...

US Rep. With Auto Industry Ties Blames Victim In Toyota Acceleration Case

LA Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The office of U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa expressed doubts over the weekend about a San Diego's man's report of a harrowing, out-of-control acceleration ex...

New Survey Shows Toyota Recalls Taking Toll

Trevor Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Trevor Traina

A new survey is casting light on the extent of consumer wariness in the wake of the ongoing Toyota recalls. Almost three out of every four Americans now trust the Toyota brand less.

Toyota: Learning the Wrong Lessons?

Michael Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Rose

If Toyota is embracing the lessons of the old GM, there might be a glimmer of hope for the former big three that are now producing vehicles that actually do rival the competition.

Runaway Toyota With 'Stuck' Accelerator Hits 94 MPH, Driver Rescued By California Highway Patrol

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


CHP Help Runaway Prius Come To Stop, Feds To Investigate

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

EL CAJON, Calif. — A Toyota Prius that sped out of control on a California freeway was towed to a dealership Tuesday while federal and company i...

Koua Fong Lee: 'Toyota Defense' May Free Jailed Minnesota Man

AP | STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LINO LAKES, Minn. — Ever since his 1996 Toyota Camry shot up an interstate ramp, plowing into the back of an Oldsmobile in a horrific crash that...

China Is the Next Toyota

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Adam Hanft

China's remarkable economic surge over the last two decades -- and the pride, if not hubris, embodied in that rise -- is a national narrative-in-the-making that parallels Toyota's corporate story.

Mr. Toyoda in the Spotlight

Bill George | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill George

Mr. Toyoda: You are the definitive leader of one of the largest and (once-) most trusted brands in the world. People expect you to act like it today. This is a prime opportunity to right the ship.

Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda To Congress: 'I'm Deeply Sorry'

AP | TOM RAUM and KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Under blistering criticism, Toyota President Akio Toyoda personally and repeatedly apologized to Congress and millions of anxious A...

Out of Line: Toyota Brake

Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mort Gerberg


Toyota Hearing: Automaker's President Apologizes For Company's Handling Of Gas Pedal Problems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- (BY LARRY MARGASAK and KEN THOMAS, AP) The president of Toyota's operations apologized for the company's handling of safety issues Tuesd...

Toyota Recall: Internal Document Declares 'Win' After Negotiating Limited Recall, Saving $100 Million In 2007

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Toyota officials claimed they saved the company $100 million by successfully negotiating with the government on a limited recall of...