Toyota Tundra Production Capacity Could Grow – Chicken Tax Update

The Trans-Pacific Partnership talks are heating up and the Chicken Tax is a big part of the negotiations. If the tax is dropped, could Toyota shift Tacoma production to Japan and increase the Tundra truck production capacity? This is just one of many possibilities.

Toyota Tundra Production Capacity Could Grow - Chicken Tax Update

Toyota has a production capacity issue in Texas. If the Chicken Tax is dropped, they could shift Tacoma production and vastly grow the Tundra’s production.

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Akio Toyoda – Acceleration Recalls Are Turning Point

The record $1.2B fine Toyota recently paid to settle criminal probes into the unintended acceleration issue have a silver lining according to Toyota President Akio Toyoda. It is a turning point for them and the industry. Toyota consumers can expect more ticky-tacky recalls and a re-commitment to quality. Get ready for a new Toyota.

Akio Toyoda - Acceleration Recalls Are Turning Point

Toyota is paying a large fine to settle a criminal probe. This settlement will bring many changes to the company.

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2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro – Denver Auto Show Closeup

We got the chance to see the new 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro up close at the 2014 Denver Auto Show. One thing is for sure, theseĀ vehicles are getting a lot of attention.

2015 Toyota Tundra TRD PRO - Denver Auto Show Closeup

The TRD Pro Tundra on display at the 2014 Denver Auto Show.

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Toyota Issues Tech Tip – 2014 Tundra Pickups Park Assist Issue

Toyota has issued a tech tip to make technicians aware of a possible issue with the park assist system and a steel bumper. The system is triggering a false reading if the clip isn’t installed correctly.

Toyota Issues Tech Tip - 2014 Tundra Pickups Park Assist Issue

Toyota has issued a tech tip to address false readings with the park assist system.

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2014 Denver Auto Show Recap – Tundra Frame Changes?

I was recently at the  2014 Denver Auto show for the media days. Between eating and drinking too much, I learned a few things. Here is a recap.

I found this Tundra TRD PRO sitting next to the Tacoma and 4Runner. What’s interesting is this truck is the same one used in the videos and it is the same one which was unveiled in Chicago. Apparently, there really is only one Tundra TRD PRO in the world. I climbed underneath and you could see all the dirt and how much Toyota has beat this truck up testing it. I hear the testing period is over and they are making final adjustments before it goes to production. Look for it in the fall.


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