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2:10
Apr 17, 2018

Toyota readies 'talking' vehicles for 2021

The cars, which will use short-range wireless technology to 'talk' to each other, will be launched in the US.

3:50
Mar 22, 2018

Critical test for self-driving car industry after fatality

The first fatality involving a fully autonomous vehicle is an event the nascent industry has long dreaded and comes at a sensitive time.

1:30
Mar 16, 2018

Toyota, Uber in talks on self-driving tech

The firms negotiate a possible deal for Toyota to use Uber's automated driving technology in the automaker's vehicles.

0:30
Dec 18, 2017

Toyota readies for EV battery models

The car company plans to make over ten electric-vehicle battery models globally in early 2020s.

4:50
Nov 20, 2017

Automakers get serious about electric cars

Several carmakers plan to mass-produce electric vehicles, spurred on by falling battery costs and the increasing range of electric cars.

3:50
Oct 30, 2017

Toyota scrambles to ready 'game-changer' EV battery

The company works to solve outstanding issues as it races to commercialise a battery breakthrough during the first half of the 2020s.

2:50
Aug 18, 2017

Hyundai plans long-range electric car

The firm places electric vehicles at the centre of its product strategy as it seeks to catch up to Tesla and other rivals.

2:10
Jun 15, 2017

Toyota chief says may consider acquisitions

The company may consider mergers or acquisitions to procure new automotive technologies, says president Akio Toyoda.

2:10
Jun 6, 2017

BlackBerry downplays Toyota's use of rival software

BlackBerry maintains it is more focused on the faster-growing market for autonomous driving technology.

2:40
Jun 1, 2017

Toyota uses open source software in new in-car tech

The infotainment system of its revamped Camry sedan will run on a Linux-based platform.

1:50
May 11, 2017

Toyota partners with Nvidia on AI tech

The Japanese automaker will use Nvidia's artificial intelligence technology for its self-driving cars.

3:20
Apr 13, 2017

Japan automakers consider robots to help elderly

Automakers look beyond self-driving cars and turn their attention to robots to help keep Japan's rapidly greying society on the move.

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