Toyota reviews

Toyota develops TNGA GA-B platform for future small cars

Sep 06, 2019

You may have heard of Toyota’s TNGA (Toyota New Global Architecture). It’s a platform system that currently underpins the Corolla, Camry, and RAV4. The company has now announced a smaller version, called the GA-B platform....

2019 Toyota RAV4 Edge review (video)

Jul 29, 2019

Look at this. Hideous or hunky? Well, regardless of what you might think, the new RAV4 is a force to be reckoned with. The packaging, driving dynamics, and value for money presented here should scare...

2019 Nissan Patrol vs Toyota LandCruiser: Large SUV comparison (video)

Jul 17, 2019

These two have been battling it out for decades. Originally, they were the quintessential ‘four-wheel drive’. Over the years the Nissan Patrol and Toyota LandCruiser have morphed into becoming two of the largest SUVs on...

2019 Toyota HiAce review – V6 & Diesel (video)

Jul 08, 2019

It’s the first all-new Toyota HiAce in 15 years, but has it been worth the wait? On paper it certainly seems like it has been worth it as Toyota has thrown everything at this new...

Toyota Australia reports $206 million profit for FY19

Jun 21, 2019

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia, which includes Lexus, has reported an after-tax profit of AU$206 million for the financial year ending March 31 (FY19). This is up from $137 million during FY2018. The just-passed period was...

2019 Toyota RAV4 GX Hybrid review (video)

Jun 15, 2019

The RAV4 is, and has been for a number of years, the definitive SUV. It pioneered this segment. And now they’re one of the hottest tickets for the car buying public. In recent years we’ve...

Toyota tops 2019 Trusted Brands Survey, ahead Mazda and BMW

May 08, 2019

Toyota has been ranked as the most trusted car brand in Australia, according to the results of the 20th Trusted Brand Survey published by Reader’s Digest. The carmaker edged out ahead of Mazda and BMW,...

2019 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport 2.0 petrol review – quick test (video)

Mar 06, 2019

In what could be considered the biggest game changer in years, the latest, twelfth-generation Toyota Corolla is rustling the automotive industry’s feathers. As explained in our full review of the Corolla ZR hybrid here, the...

2019 Toyota LandCruiser 78 Series GXL Troop Carrier review (video)

Mar 01, 2019

Yes, you can still buy a Toyota LandCruiser 78 Series ‘Troop Carrier’ as a brand new vehicle in Australia. What’s the point of it? Well, say you’re looking for a vehicle that can take you...

Toyota Australia announces 5-year warranty

Jan 04, 2019

Toyota is joining other car brands in Australia by lifting its standard factory warranty coverage on all new vehicles from three years to a five-year/unlimited kilometre plan. Labelled as the Toyota Warranty Advantage, all new...

2019 Toyota Corolla ZR Hybrid review (video)

Nov 14, 2018

The number one selling car in the world has just been re-invented for the twelfth time. There is just no stopping the Toyota Corolla when it comes to sales, with nearly 45 million examples sold...

2018 Toyota HiLux Rugged X review (video)

Aug 04, 2018

The Toyota HiLux doesn’t exactly need any sweeteners to attract more buyers. It’s already the best-selling passenger vehicle in Australia. But, it hasn’t stopped Toyota Australia boosting the appeal with the introduction of the HiLux...