A Redesigned Toyota Tacoma for 2012

Japanese automaker, Toyota, promises to indulge drivers in a lot of new and redesigned vehicles this year. Among the many models undergoing a facelift for the 2012 model year, is none other than the Toyota Tacoma expected to hit Sloane Toyota of Glenside's showroom floors, this November.

Primarily superficial, Toyota's updates to the 2012 Tacoma will not impact the pickup's powertrain. Rather, changes are being made solely to the exterior- and interior…

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Toyota Develops Leading-Edge Accident-Avoidance Technology

There isn't a Toyota driver in the Glenside area who doesn't want to steer clear of accidents. At best, they're a headache. At worst, they result in serious accidents. Unfortunately, there isn't often time enough for drivers to stop short or determine which way to turn... It's times like these when we all wish our cars, SUVs, CUVs, and trucks could take care of it for us.

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Toyota thinks small to cut power use

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Like homeowners in a heat wave, Toyota is trying to cut back on its electric bill these days -- not just for cost savings but for the environmental benefits.

Environmental managers at Toyota's North American plants are tackling energy consumption as a means of reducing both air and water emissions in their bid to become greener manufacturers.

"Power generation consumes a lot of resources," Kevin Butt, chief environmental officer at Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America Inc., commented after speaking at an industry gathering here today. "The less demand we can make on utility companies, the less…

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