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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 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...

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.

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.

Out of Line: Toyota Brake

Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mort Gerberg


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.

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...

What Toyota Could Learn From Chelsea Football Club

Gregory M. White | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Gregory M. White

Chelsea, much like Toyota, used to be mechanical, boring and efficient. Unlike Toyota however, Chelsea has rediscovered its magic.

SoCal Toytota Hires PR Firm Used By Paris Hilton 'And Other Troubled Names'

89.3 KPCC | Feb. 14, 2010 | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Toyota's Southern California dealers have hired a crisis public relations firm to get their side of the story to the public about the automaker's reca...

Toyota Recall: : Corporate Culture's Role in Epic Breakdown

TIME | Robert Galbraith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Not only is Toyota producing more flawed cars than in the past, but an organization known for its unrivaled ability to suss out problems, fix them and...

Toyota Six Feet Under

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

It's ridiculous! First the accelerator sticks and now the brakes don't work. Enough with the hollow apologies and hokey whoopsie-doo-baby-made-a boom...

Despite Safety Recalls, Customers Still Head Into Toyota Of Glendale Showroom | Stuart Pfeifer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Between the Super Bowl and word that thousands of Prius hybrids could soon join the millions of vehicles already being recalled, Sunday threatened to ...

Toyota Has Pattern of Slow Response on Safety Issues: NYT | JAMES KANTER, MICHELINE MAYNARD and HIROKO TABUCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Toyota's recalls and disclosures in recent months are part of a lengthy pattern in which the automaker has often reacted slowly to safety concerns, in...

Toyota Recall Models List: Vehicles Affected By 2010 Toyota Recall

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The 2010 Toyota recall models list affects more than two million vehicles. Here are the models affected by the Toyota recall: • 2009-2010 RAV4, ...

Pontiac Vibe Recall 2010: GM Pulls Cars As Part Of Toyota Recall

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A Pontiac Vibe recall has been announced as a result of the massive 2010 Toyota Recall a week ago. CNN Money notes: GM's Vibe is essentially the...

Toyota Recall 2010: More Than 2 Million Cars Recalled Due To Gas Pedals Issue

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A new Toyota recall was announced today, affecting some 2.3 million vehicles, just months after a separate Toyota recall that affected nearly 4 millio...

NY Democrats Offer Governor All-Expenses-Paid Trip to SeaWorld

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

In a surprising show of support for their embattled standard-bearer, the New York State Democratic Party today offered Gov. David Paterson an all-expenses-paid trip to SeaWorld.

Bad News Couldn't Come at a Better Time for Toyota

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

If you're an automotive company dealing with a massive recall, pray for a bad economy to soften the blow.

Toyota Chief Overshoots Congressional Hearings by 150 Miles

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

Toyota president Akio Toyoda said he was having difficulties with the brakes on his 2010 Toyota Prius, which finally came to rest after crashing into a blacksmith's shop in Colonial Williamsburg.