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Toyota picks up the tab for rusty pickups

Rustproofing issues with Tacoma, Tundra and Sequoia vehicles are to cost Toyota $3.4 billion in settling a US federal class action law suit.

Rustproofing issues with Tacoma, Tundra and Sequoia vehicles are to cost Toyota $3.4 billion in settling a US federal class action law suit.

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Toyota: millions more airbag recalls

Toyota is having to recall 5.8 million cars around the world over potentially faulty air bag inflators made by Japanese company Takata.

Toyota is having to recall 5.8 million cars around the world over potentially faulty air bag inflators made by Japanese company Takata.

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Strong yen prompts Toyota profit warning

Toyota has warned its 2016/17 profit will be the smallest in four years because of the stronger yen.

Toyota has warned its 2016/17 profit will be the smallest in four years because of the stronger yen.

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Toyota recalls 3.4 million cars over fuel leak and airbag problems

Toyota is recalling nearly 3.4 million Prius and other cars to fix possible leaks from fuel emissions control units and a problem with airbag inflators made by the Swedish company Autoliv.

Toyota is recalling nearly 3.4 million Prius and other cars to fix possible leaks from fuel emissions control units and a problem with airbag inflators made by the Swedish company Autoliv.

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Toyota invests in ride-hailing firm Uber

Toyota has become the latest carmaker to invest in an on-demand ride-hailing company by forging a deal with Uber. It follows General Motors investing in Lyft and Volkswagen in Gett.

Toyota has become the latest carmaker to invest in an on-demand ride-hailing company by forging a deal with Uber. It follows General Motors investing in Lyft and Volkswagen in Gett.

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Toyota recalls millions of vehicles over seat belt fears

Toyota is to recall almost 2.9 million mostly RAV4 vehicles to make the seat frames safer and ensure they don't damage seat belts in case of a crash.

Toyota is to recall almost 2.9 million mostly RAV4 vehicles to make the seat frames safer and ensure they don't damage seat belts in case of a crash.

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Toyota in optimistic mood over China and US

Toyota has raised its net profit forecast for the current business year thanks to increased production efficiencies in its Chinese operations and improved sales in North America.

Toyota has raised its net profit forecast for the current business year thanks to increased production efficiencies in its Chinese operations and improved sales in North America.

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Toyota still king of the road

Toyota remains the world's top carmaker for the fourth year running, ahead of scandal-plagued Volkswagen and General Motors.

Toyota remains the world's top carmaker for the fourth year running, ahead of scandal-plagued Volkswagen and General Motors.

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Toyota cuts sales outlook due to weak Asian demand

Toyota has revised its revenue forecast for the year downwards by one percent to 27.5 trillion yen ($225.82 billion, 207.7 billion euros), largely

Toyota has revised its revenue forecast for the year downwards by one percent to 27.5 trillion yen ($225.82 billion, 207.7 billion euros), largely

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Toyota overtakes Volkswagen to top world car sales list

Toyota has taken over from Volkswagen as the world’s number one car manufacturer in terms of sales. As the diesel emissions scandal hit the German

Toyota has taken over from Volkswagen as the world’s number one car manufacturer in terms of sales. As the diesel emissions scandal hit the German

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Toyota recalls 6.5 million cars over faulty window switch

Toyota says it is recalling six and a half million vehicles worldwide to check a window power switch in some models. A defect has been found which

Toyota says it is recalling six and a half million vehicles worldwide to check a window power switch in some models. A defect has been found which

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Car sales hit by downturn in China

Luxury car maker BMW has been hit by a downturn of sales in China, the world’s biggest car market. The Munich-based company said that net profits

Luxury car maker BMW has been hit by a downturn of sales in China, the world’s biggest car market. The Munich-based company said that net profits

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Japan car giants in global recall over air bag safety fears

Six and a half million Toyota and Nissan cars are being recalled globally. The move by the Japanese car giants is to replace potentially faulty

Six and a half million Toyota and Nissan cars are being recalled globally. The move by the Japanese car giants is to replace potentially faulty

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Toyota still number one, but VW could take the crown in 2015

Toyota is still the world’s number one carmaker, selling 10.23 million vehicles in 2014, but has warned that 2015 will see it suffer a drop in annual

Toyota is still the world’s number one carmaker, selling 10.23 million vehicles in 2014, but has warned that 2015 will see it suffer a drop in annual

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Toyota has a yen for record profits

Toyota is heading for a record profit year, helped by the weaker Japanese currency which means money from its overseas sales is worth more when

Toyota is heading for a record profit year, helped by the weaker Japanese currency which means money from its overseas sales is worth more when

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New major vehicle recall by Toyota

Toyota is to recall 1.67 million vehicles worldwide. The voluntary move is to fix three separate defects – a faulty brake master cylinder that

Toyota is to recall 1.67 million vehicles worldwide. The voluntary move is to fix three separate defects – a faulty brake master cylinder that

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Toyota recalls 6.4m cars over suspected faults

The carmaker Toyota is recalling nearly 6.4 million vehicles worldwide because of safety concerns affecting various parts from steering to

The carmaker Toyota is recalling nearly 6.4 million vehicles worldwide because of safety concerns affecting various parts from steering to

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Toyota to end car production in Australia by 2017

Toyota has announced it will cease making cars and engines in Australia by 2017. A number of factors were cited including high manufacturing

Toyota has announced it will cease making cars and engines in Australia by 2017. A number of factors were cited including high manufacturing

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Toyota and Nissan issue fresh vehicle recalls

Japanese car giants Toyota and Nissan have issued vehicle recalls. Toyota say they have recalled 615,000 Sienna minivans in the US as a result of a

Japanese car giants Toyota and Nissan have issued vehicle recalls. Toyota say they have recalled 615,000 Sienna minivans in the US as a result of a

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Toyota exceeds expectations and doubles its profits

Toyota, the world’s best-selling carmaker, is celebrating higher than expected profits in the three months to March. Aided by the weak yen, the

Toyota, the world’s best-selling carmaker, is celebrating higher than expected profits in the three months to March. Aided by the weak yen, the

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Massive recall for faulty Japanese airbags

Four Japanese carmakers – Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Mazda – are recalling a total of 3.4 million vehicles worldwide to fix faulty airbags. They are

Four Japanese carmakers – Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Mazda – are recalling a total of 3.4 million vehicles worldwide to fix faulty airbags. They are

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Toyota looks to profit boost

Toyota has raised its annual net profit forecast by more than 10 percent. It is now looking at the equivalent of 6.6 billion euros for the year

Toyota has raised its annual net profit forecast by more than 10 percent. It is now looking at the equivalent of 6.6 billion euros for the year

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Toyota is number one again

Toyota has regained the number one spot for worldwide sales. Last year drivers bought 9.75 million of its vehicles. As a result the Japanese

Toyota has regained the number one spot for worldwide sales. Last year drivers bought 9.75 million of its vehicles. As a result the Japanese

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Toyota settles billion euro class action lawsuit

Toyota has agreed to pay out more than a billion euros to settle a class action lawsuit launched by car owners affected by a series of mass

Toyota has agreed to pay out more than a billion euros to settle a class action lawsuit launched by car owners affected by a series of mass

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Toyota recalls for the second time in two months

Toyota are recalling almost three million cars worldwide. The worst affected model is the Prius with a steering problem at low speeds. Six hundred

Toyota are recalling almost three million cars worldwide. The worst affected model is the Prius with a steering problem at low speeds. Six hundred