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    January 13, 2020

    John Cole Toyota would like to express our support for those affected by the devastating bush fires. We have committed to donating $100 for every vehicle sold throughout January to support those fighting at the frontline. We will also be hosting a Bush Fire Relief event on the 25th January. All monies raised will go directly to the Rural Fire Services

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    Toyota’s Hybrid RAV4 Wins Drive Car of the Year

    November 22, 2019

    Toyota’s most affordable hybrid RAV4 is the best new vehicle available on the Australian market, according to judges of the prestigious Drive Car of the Year Awards. The hybrid RAV4 – also named the best mid-size SUV – won the Drive award ahead of 19 other category winners, three of which were also Toyota vehicles. It is the third headline media award for Toyota’s all-new RAV4 in recent weeks. A second Toyota hybrid, a top-of-the-line...

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    Toyota Australia Recalls Coaster Vehicles for Fuse Replacement

    November 20, 2019

    Toyota Australia has today announced that it will initiate a safety recall on 683 Coaster vehicles due to an issue with the fuse in the electrical circuit of the hazard lamps. Due to insufficient capacity of the fuse in the electrical circuit of the hazard lamps in these vehicles, if the hazard lamps are frequently activated, the fuse could deteriorate. This may cause the fuse to blow, resulting in the hazard lamps and turn signal...

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    Toyota Announces New Education Scholarships and Grants

    November 20, 2019

    Toyota Australia has announced a third year of student scholarships and school grants aimed at breaking down barriers to further education in Sydney’s south. Toyota has held a close relationship to the Sutherland Shire community since the 1960s. When Toyota’s Sales and Marketing Office moved from the Shire in 2017, the company pledged to leave a lasting legacy that would benefit the local community. The 20 students from 14 schools awarded scholarships for 2020 are...

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    Toyota Star Makes Family Shine in Toyota Golden Guitar Award Nominations

    November 19, 2019

    The Toyota Star Maker family has confirmed its prodigious talent with a combined tally of 19 nominations for country music’s night of nights, the 2020 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards. The two most recent Toyota Star Maker winners – Blake O’Connor (2019) and Brad Cox (2018) – feature in a who’s who of Australian talent named today as Awards finalists. O’Connor will be hoping to edge out legendary performer – and a former Toyota Star Maker...

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    Toyota Dominates Australia’s Best Cars Awards with Five Wins

    November 15, 2019

    Toyota has dominated the annual Australia’s Best Cars Awards taking home the top award for the best car in five of the 13 categories. The Corolla Ascent Sport, Camry Ascent Sport Hybrid, RAV4 GXL Hybrid, Supra GTS and HiLux SR5 were all named as the best in class in the national motoring awards run by Australia’s motoring clubs. RACV Senior Motoring Journalist and Australia’s Best Cars judge Tim Nicholson said Toyota was a deserving winner...

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    Toyota Statement: Impact of Bushfires

    November 13, 2019

    Toyota Australia has expressed its concern and support for communities affected by the devastating fires and praised the tireless and courageous work of emergency services and military support battling the catastrophic conditions. The company said the inevitable cancellation of Rally Australia due to the fires around Coffs Harbour, NSW, had also forced the postponement of the global reveal of Toyota GR YARIS prototype. Plans for the reveal will be announced later. Coffs Harbour Dealer Principal...

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    Borg Leads Toyota 86 Racing Series After Clean Sweep at Sandown

    November 11, 2019

    Aaron Borg has shot to the top of the leaderboard in the Toyota 86 Racing Series following two hard-fought wins at Sandown Raceway in Melbourne over the weekend. After scoring his maiden victory in the series at Bathurst last month, he followed it up by taking the chequered flag in both of Saturday’s races, run as a support category for the Supercars Championship event. The third Toyota 86 race scheduled for the weekend on Sunday...

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    Australia’s Largest 4WD Club Celebrates Landmark Golden Jubilee

    November 8, 2019

    Australia’s largest 4WD, recreation and social club, the Toyota Land Cruiser Club (TLCC) of Australia has turned 50, marking the occasion with a celebratory dinner in Sydney last week. Established by a small group of enthusiastic Toyota LandCruiser owners on 24 October 1969, the Club’s first ever meeting took place with just 13 attendees. Now, 50 years later, the TLCC has grown to about 3000 individual members whose passion for the brand has ensured its...

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    Toyota Introduces Apple Carplay®/Android Auto™ on Select Vehicles

    November 1, 2019

    Owners of select Toyota vehicles will be able to enjoy the convenience and functionality of Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ with Toyota Australia’s roll out of the smartphone mirroring technology now underway. Over the course of the past month, Toyota has upgraded its multimedia systems for Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility in new model Prius, Corolla hatch, Camry, and the all-new Granvia launched in October. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales and Marketing, Sean Hanley said the availability of...

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