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The new Toyota corolla cross specs and how much it costs in Mzansi

Following an R2-billion investment in Toyota South Africa Motors' (TSAM) assembly plant in KZN, it was announced earlier this year that the Corolla Cross would be produced in Prospecton, from which it would be sold in the local market (from November 2021, we believe) and exported to more than 43 African countries.

  2 months ago ago
The new Toyota corolla cross specs and how much it costs in Mzansi

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Toyota cross SUV made in Durban

TOYOTA South Africa Motors (TSAM) has confirmed rumors that it will produce a new Corolla Cross at its Prospecton factory in Durban. The company announced in 2019 that it would invest R2.43 billion to manufacture the car but did not disclose what it was. TSAM chief executive Andrew Kirby, speaking at the State of the Motor Industry (Somi), said they would produce right and left steering wheel because it would not only be sold in South Africa but also in other countries. “The Corolla Cross is built on the foundation

  10 months ago ago
Toyota cross SUV made in Durban

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Car Review | Toyota Thailand has revealed the redesigned Yaris

Toyota Thailand has unveiled its facelifted Yaris, giving the hatchback a subtle facelift that appears to be inspired by the Corolla. Toyota South Africa Motors decided to switch from the Euro-spec Yaris to the greater Asian-spec model, which would also be available in parts of South America.

  3 months ago ago
Car Review | Toyota Thailand has revealed the redesigned Yaris

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Toyota South Africa has no plans to directly replace the Etios sedan.

Toyota South Africa Motors as of late dispatched the new Suzuki-constructed Starlet to supplant its Etios bring forth run. However, shouldn't something be said about the cantina adaptation of the Etios?  While the Baleno-based Starlet fills in as an immediate trade for the Etios bring forth, the Japanese company's nearby arm says it has no prompt intends to bring to the table another little car to fill the hole left by the Etios Sedan.  "There has been a movement in this section of the market to support hatchbacks

  1 year ago ago
Toyota South Africa has no plans to directly replace the Etios sedan.

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TOYOTA to extend the production of Land Cruiser Namib 79

Toyota South Africa Motors has extended the production run of its Land Cruiser 79 Namib special edition, while also confirming the addition of a single-cab variant. Just 60 units of the double-cab derivative were built in the original production run in the third quarter of 2019, with all examples sold by January 2020. Now a further 60 double-cab and 60 single- cab models (the latter added “based on customer requests”) have been commissioned, set to be built over six months. As before, the Namib speci

  1 year ago ago
TOYOTA to extend the production of Land Cruiser Namib 79

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Toyota SA has discontinued the V6-powered version of its Fortuner flagship (and rekoved all manual)

Toyota SA has discontinued the V6-powered version of its Fortuner flagship (and rekoved all manual) Toyota South Africa Motors has confirmed the removal of the flagship V6-powered variant from its locally built Fortuner range. In our earlier story (with pricing) revealing the addition of new Epic and Epic Black derivatives to the local Fortuner line-up, we noted the absence of Toyota South Africa Motors has confirmed the removal of the flagship V6-powered variant from its locally built Fortuner range. In

  1 year ago ago
Toyota SA has discontinued the V6-powered version of its Fortuner flagship (and rekoved all manual)