Posts Tagged ‘Toyota North America’

Toyota, Carma Team Up to Tackle Traffic Congestion with Shared Commute and Carsharing Pilot

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Plano-based Toyota Motor North America put nearly 2,000 of its employees on the road together in a partnership with Carma Technology Corp. in a yearlong pilot program it called world’s first shared-commute and private-carsharing service.

The pilot program was aimed …

CEO for a Day

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

“Fantastic choice! You’ve selected the C-HR! Now let’s help you finance that.”

Not what you’d expect to hear from a 6th-grade student, but taking on real-world jobs, even if for just a day, is part of the latest program being …

Toyota Forms New ‘Connected Technologies’ Group in Plano

Posted by Lance Murray

Toyota North America has created a new “Connected Technologies” group that will focus on improving user experiences and new technologies for its Toyota and Lexus vehicles, the company announced Monday.

The new group, based at the company’s Plano headquarters, will …

Toyota’s Plano HQ to Have Texas’
Largest Solar Power System

Posted by Julia Falcon

Toyota’s North American Headquarters in Plano is expected to be home to the largest on-site solar-powered system for a non-utilities corporate office in the state of Texas, SunPower recently announced.

“We’re proud to partner with Toyota on this innovative solar …

Toyota Steps Up Its Robotics With New Leg Brace

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Toyota wants to help people with partial paralysis walk again using robotic leg braces. The Japanese automaker unveiled the Welwalk WW-1000 Wednesday in Tokyo, Tech Times reported.

The automaker, which will open its North American headquarters in Plano this month, …