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Heimgartner On The Grid For 66th New Zealand Grand Prix

Saturday, 9 January 2021, 6:12 pm | Toyota New Zealand

V8 Supercar driver André Heimgartner will be on the 2021 New Zealand Grand Prix grid. Picture TGRNZ. Kelly Racing V8 Supercar driver André Heimgartner is the latest racing ace to sign up for the 2021 New Zealand Grand Prix. Competing against generations ... More >>

Driver Comfort And Safety Enhanced With REAL Equipe TRS Partnership

Friday, 8 January 2021, 6:12 am | Toyota New Zealand

This season’s Toyota FT60 cars will be fitted with some of the best and safest racing seats in the world following confirmation that UK company Real Equipe will become Official Supplier Partners for the 2021 Castrol Toyota Racing Series. Drivers ... More >>

Frazer Secures His Spot For Castrol TRS

Monday, 14 December 2020, 12:24 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Though still only 17 Frazer, a graduate of the 2018 New Zealand Elite Motorsport Academy, has plenty of experience and success to bring to his first campaign in a high level, high performance single seater formulae. The 2020 NZ Formula Ford Champion, ... More >>

Global logistics issues delay Toyota deliveries

Friday, 11 December 2020, 12:12 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Although orders for new Toyota vehicles are growing in New Zealand due to consumer buying confidence and new model launches, delivery times are being delayed by a range of supply issues overseas. More >>

Bathurst Winner And First Champion Wildcard To Enter New Zealand Grand Prix

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 6:19 am | Toyota New Zealand

Bathurst winner and 2016 Supercars champion Shane van Gisbergen is the first big name wildcard driver secured for next month’s New Zealand Grand Prix at Hampton Downs. Shane van Gisbergen is a high profile addition for the 2021 New Zealand Grand ... More >>

International Drivers Get Green Light For Castrol Toyota Racing Series

Saturday, 5 December 2020, 5:38 pm | Toyota New Zealand

International drivers will be allowed to enter New Zealand for the three round 2021 Castrol Toyota Racing Series. International drivers have a window of opportunity to travel to New Zealand to compete in the 2021 Castrol Toyota Racing Series. Picture ... More >>

Financial Incentive Such As ‘feebate’ Scheme Urgently Needed

Friday, 4 December 2020, 12:57 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Media Statement by Neeraj Lala, Chief Executive Officer, Toyota New Zealand If we are not careful, New Zealand will become the Cuba of the South Pacific, a dumping ground of Europe’s dirty diesels and high carbon-emitting petrol-fuelled cars. ... More >>

Big Motorsport Names Do Their Bit For The Next Generation

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 6:34 am | Toyota New Zealand

Several major motorsport names will team up with the stars of tomorrow for Toyota 86 endurance racing this weekend at Pukekohe Park. Picture Bruce Jenkins. Some of the biggest names in New Zealand and Australasian motorsport are all set to lend ... More >>

Murph Junior Joins Toyota 86 Ranks And Will Race Enduro With Former A1GP Star

Tuesday, 17 November 2020, 5:57 am | Toyota New Zealand

Up and coming Kiwi racer Ronan Murphy is a high profile entry for the second of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing mini enduros at Pukekohe Park over the weekend of December 4-6 and he will be joined on debut by former Black Beauty A1GP racer Chris van der ... More >>

Made of fun Yaris family adds the Yaris Cross

Friday, 6 November 2020, 9:07 am | Toyota New Zealand

With the arrival of the entirely new Yaris Cross compact SUV, the Toyota Yaris family continues to strengthen with a vehicle for all small car customer needs. From the fun to drive Yaris Hatch, to the exhilaratingly fun GR Yaris, the Yaris Cross rounds ... More >>

Toyota New Zealand Confirms Boost For Kiwi Racers

Wednesday, 23 September 2020, 7:00 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Toyota New Zealand has announced today a COVID-19 support package of up to $500,000 to help Kiwi up and coming single seater drivers, and to continue their support of motorsport in New Zealand. The fund will be managed by the Kiwi Driver Fund. Focused ... More >>

Where are Crumpy’s bush-bashing, river-running Hiluxes?

Friday, 28 August 2020, 2:50 pm | Toyota New Zealand

The hunt is on for two iconic Toyota Hiluxes that were stars of arguably the most beloved advertising campaign ever in New Zealand, Barry Crump’s 1980’s Toyota Hiluxes. More >>

Low Carbon-emitting Hybrids Dominate Sales Tables

Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 12:38 pm | Toyota New Zealand

  Commercial customers such as Frucor Suntory and Griffins move to hybrid fleets   Every time Toyota sells a new hybrid vehicle, which happens, on average, 15 times a day, the resulting lower carbon emissions are good for the customer, ... More >>

Strong interest for the 2020/21 Best Bars Toyota 86 Champion

Monday, 10 August 2020, 12:32 pm | Toyota New Zealand

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100 Highlander SUVs To Help Small Businesses Recover

Monday, 6 July 2020, 10:30 am | Toyota New Zealand

  After a nationwide call for applications, 100 small businesses from Invercargill to Kaitāia have been chosen from a total of 4000 entries to receive the free lease of a Toyota Highlander for 12 months.   The Small Business Driver initiative ... More >>

Toyota New Zealand appoints new Chief Executive Officer

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 9:09 am | Toyota New Zealand

Toyota New Zealand has promoted current Chief Operating Officer Neeraj Lala, to the Chief Executive Officer role effective from the 1st July 2020. More >>

Toyota Reassurance Helps Kiwis Stay On The Road

Tuesday, 23 June 2020, 3:51 pm | Toyota New Zealand

  Customers signing up for a new or used car loan from Toyota before the end of September can rest assured that if they lose their job or have a business interruption due to COVID-19, in the first six months of their loan, their monthly ... More >>

100 Toyota Highlanders to help keep small businesses moving

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 9:06 am | Toyota New Zealand

To mobilise and support small businesses impacted by COVID-19, Toyota New Zealand are providing 100 businesses with a Toyota Highlander SUV for 12 months More >>

Toyota Confirms Highlander Hybrid Only For New Zealand Market

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 1:59 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Toyota has confirmed that from early 2021, the next generation Highlander SUV will offer only a hybrid engine option when it arrives in New Zealand. The next generation Highlander will be the first seven seat SUV Toyota will offer with hybrid performance ... More >>

Toyota Australia Acquisition Of Revolution

Monday, 20 April 2020, 4:09 pm | Toyota New Zealand

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia (TMCA) has acquired the highly regarded software development and implementation business, Revolution Software Services, effective from the 1st April 2020. The acquisition will enhance Toyota Australia’s ability ... More >>