The Engineering Behind Hydrogen-Powered CarsHydrogen-powered vehicles, like the Toyota Mirai, are the car of the future – and the future is fast approaching. Their fuel comes from one of the world's most plentiful and least expensive resources – water, and they do not pollute. There are many reasons to consider buying a hydrogen-powered car, but as with any prospective purchase, it is good to know what it is and how it works.
What Do Hydrogen Fuel Cells Mean For The Future Of STEAM?The development and application of hydrogen fuel cells is exactly the sort of thing that California's addition of the Arts to the highly successful STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) education initiative was developed to support. Making these fuel cells of the future better, cheaper to produce and even more efficient to run is what STEAM is all about. While the need for science, technology, engineering and mathematics is obvious, it is through art that function takes form. For what good is a technology if nobody wants to use it?
5 Cool Tech Features Available In The Toyota MiraiThe hydrogen cell that powers the Toyota Mirai is the reason for its being. It is, however, not the only advanced technology that Toyota has incorporated or made use of in its vehicle, whose name means “the future” in Japanese. By Mark G. McLaughlin
SoCal Dealer Won't Sell Some Priuses, Citing Safety ConcernsToyota says it issued an effective remedy, but one Southern California dealership is suing, saying it didn't fix the problem. The automaker says the lawsuit is not about a safety problem and is instead about bad blood.
Toyota Recalls 645K Vehicles; Air Bags May Not InflateToyota is recalling about 645,000 vehicles worldwide to fix an electrical problem that could stop air bags from inflating in a crash.
Report: 4 Companies Selling New Cars With Takata InflatorsSome 2016 and 2017 Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Toyota and Volkswagen vehicles are equipped with a type of inflator that is prone to rupture, according to a Senate report.
8 Automakers Recall Over 12 Million Vehicles For Takata Air BagsHonda, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru, Ferrari and Mitsubishi issued the recalls.
Toyota Invests In Uber, Offers Lease Deals To DriversToyota is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app.
Toyota Recalling 60,000 2016 Avalons, Camrys For Air Bag Defect Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 60,000 Avalon and Camry sedans in North America because their front passenger air bags may not deploy in a crash.
Toyota To Pay $22M To Settle Discrimination AllegationsA settlement resolving allegations that Torrance-based Toyota Motor Credit Corp. discriminated against black and Asian/Pacific Islander borrowers in auto lending was announced Tuesday.
Toyota Reunites Marty McFly, Doc Brown In Video Clip Ahead Of 'Back To The Future' DayWednesday marks the day Marty McFly and Doc Brown from "Back to the Future" traveled to the future.
1 Dead, 1 Injured In 2-Vehicle Crash On 118 FreewayThe Audi traveled up a south embankment and caught fire.
Apple Valley Man, 27, Accused Of Using His Vehicle To Run Estranged Girlfriend Off The RoadThe two occupants of the Toyota sedan suffered major injuries, but reportedly refused medical attention and were described by officials as "uncooperative" with the investigation.
First Look Inside iRoad: CBS2/KCAL9 Test-Drives Toyota's Electric ScooterDrivers sick of getting stuck in L.A.'s oppressive traffic will have their hearts racing with Toyota's latest invention.
More Than 2M Vehicles Recalled For 2nd Time For Faulty AirbagsMore than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for a second fix for faulty airbags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.