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Mars + Toyota RAV4 Hybrid = a Funny Ride

Did you happen to see the popular movie, The Martian? In it, actor Matt Damon plays an astronaut who is accidently left behind on Mars after an emergency forces the rest of the crew to leave. Afterward, Damon’s character struggles to survive the inhospitable planet for years on his own while a rescue crew is sent back to him.

We thought of this movie recently when we saw this funny Toyota commercial featuring James and a group of “space travelers.”


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Is a Noise-Making Device in Toyota’s Future?

Picture this: you’re biking along in your lane when the light turns yellow. You slow to a stop before it changes to red and wait, impatiently, for it to go to green. There! It changes and you’re off like a shot, ready to make a left-hand turn.

That’s when you see it: a car right in the place you were about to turn. Luckily, you’re able to apply the brakes and avoid a collision.


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Toyota Announces its Newest Green Initiative

How many miles would you guess a typical big rig travels in an average year? If you guessed somewhere in the ballpark of 140 billion miles, you’d be right.

That’s a lot of miles and a lot of fuel being used. Toyota recently announced its decision to make their vehicle transport trucks more earth friendly.

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Toyota Visits Pennsylvania Town to Herald in New Fuel

Titusville, PA is known as the birthplace of the oil industry, it was where the first oil wells were dug in the mid-1800s.

It's also where Toyota is going to demonstrate fueling the Toyota Mirai, which could revolutionize emission-free vehicles.

Technically, hydrogen is not a new fuel at all. It's been used since the 1950s by NASA to get rockets into space. The hydrogen fuel cell was invented in the early 19th century. However, it is only recently that anyone has put a hydrogen fuel cell into a modern car for commercial sale.

The cool thing about hydrogen…

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