Technology and automotive manufacturers in Japan have and will continue to face extreme difficulties in the aftermath of last weeks Tsunami. Rolling power outages, reduced workforce and demolished infrastructure has resulted in factory closures or diminished production capacity. Analysts and industry experts have predicted that this will have a knock on affect to supplies...

Another of the many strong contenders for the title of best connected car system at the CES 2011 is the Toyota Entune telematics service, which functions through an app on your smartphone and is going to work with a select number of the firm’s cars with are navigation equipped. Once you have the app on your phone the program then integrates itself with the car through...

It’s 10 years since Toyota launched the now iconic and environmentally friendly Prius and in a bid to mark the special occasion they’re stopping short of giving the small car gifts wrapped with recycled wrapping paper but they are launching a special edition of the car understandably titled the 10th Anniversary. The 10th Anniversary model is quite pricey, costing...

It’s not that often we get excited about a new car advertisement and we’re struggling to remember when we last got giddy over the release of an advert for a hybrid car but it’s happened. The reason for our excitement? A ad agency called glue Isobar has created a projection mapping video to highlight the new and equally innovative hybrid engine in the...