Japanese companies exhibit robots to help care for a rapidly aging society
Toyota's latest humanoid robot "T-HR3" is like an avatar that can be controlled remotely by a human operator. The goggle on the operator allows them to envision what the robot is seeing, while they feel what the robot touches through the sensory feedback gloves they wear.
LASTMA's towing operation at Oshodi-Apapa expressway
Officials of the Lagos Traffic Management Agency, LASTMA, are intent on ensuring that there is a smooth flow of traffic on Lagos roads as they were spotted on Wednesday, 26 June, removing container-laden trucks from the Toyota end of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway.
Toyota said to invest $500 Million in Uber
Toyota will invest about $500 million to work jointly on driverless-vehicle development, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing unidentified people familiar.
Toyota to invest $1 Billion in grab
Toyota has agreed to invest $1 billion in Grab, the Southeast Asian ride-hailing company that recently took over Uber's operations in that region.
Hyundai overtakes its German luxury car rivals
In its debut year, Hyundai’s luxury line bumped Volkswagen AG’s Audi from top billing to the No. 2 spot, with premium mainstays BMW, Toyota Motor Corp.’s Lexus and VW’s Porsche rounding out the top five.
Toyota and Mazda said planning U.S. plant
Koji Endo, the analyst at SBI Securities, discusses the tie up between Toyota and Mazda to work jointly on electric vehicles.
Car plunges into motel pool injuring eight
A Toyota car crashed into a motel swimming pool at Vagabond Inn in San Pedro, California Sunday night, after the driver apparently lost control when making a left turn.
Toyota launches robot to keep elderly mobile
Japanese carmaker Toyota launches a rehabilitation robot rental service.