Subaru has just unveiled a concept that anticipates the rear-drive coupe developed with Toyota. The mechanical details are so important as to overshadow the body: the Geneva Motor Show showcases the Japanese engine, transmission and suspension in a transparent car. The project is a partnership with Toyota that includes the launch of the coupe in 2012, branded as Toyota as well as Subaru. The “Toyobaru” presented, is a Boxer Sports Car Architecture more than a prototype, it’s a showcase …

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Picture 2011 Toyota Auris HSD

Toyota Auris HSD arrives on the european’s market, is the second hybrid car of Nagoya’s brand on sale in Europe after the “classic” Prius and the first C-segment car in the world to be equipped with mixed propulsion thermal/electrical. The hybrid model is available in 5-door and in a short time will be the cheaper alternative to the Lexus CT200h. The Auris HSD is a real alternative to the usual petrol and diesel version, due to its powerful …

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new toyota rav4 2012

new toyota rav4 2012A few days ago Toyota and Tesla signed a formal agreement for the production of a new electric RAV4 version. The Californian industry, famous for its roadster on the market since 2008, will provide the batteries for the new SUV. The Japanese carmaker is not new to electric prototypes, in fact since 1999 produced some Toyota RAV4 with NiMH battery pack for private customers. Some cars exceeded 160 Km of maximum battery autonomy…

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