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SEMA OEM Booth – SEMA-Built vehicles put the “Toy” in Toyota

Toyota has often been seen as a fun brand that is also safe and reliable. For the 2015 SEMA Show, they’ve taken this ideal to a new level with many fun and uniquely modified cars from their proven line-up. Toyota 4Runner brings Tonka trucks to adults Toyota and Funrise Toy Corporation have joined forces to bring Tonka Toys to all with this modified version of the popular 4Runner. Using the base 4Runner, this SUV has been modified with a custom Bulletproof Suspension King coilovers and other components. The wheels have…

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2016 Toyota Mirai Automotive News 

2016 Toyota Mirai gets an official EPA-estimated 67 MPGe

You know what they say – it’s not official until it’s official! Toyota has confirmed that its new Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle will offer an EPA-estimated 67 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) city/highway/combined. The Toyota Mirai will hit dealerships in California in limited quantities this fall. The EPA has also estimated that the Toyota Mirai will offer a total driving range of 312 miles on a single fill of hydrogen. “Toyota realized in the early 90’s that electrification was key to the future of the automobile,” said Toyota North…

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Toyota Mirai Pace Car Automotive News 

Toyota Mirai first hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle to pace NASCAR

This past weekend the 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell electric car paced the Toyota Owners 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Richmond International Raceway. The event made the Toyota Mirai the first hydrogen fuel-cell powered car to pace a NASCAR race. “Having a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle pace the Toyota Owners 400 is a historic moment for both Toyota and NASCAR and we’re proud it’s the Toyota Mirai,” said Ed Laukes, vice president of marketing, performance and guest experience, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. “Bringing the Mirai to Richmond to…

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2016 Toyota Mirai Automotive News 

2016 Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Car Unveiled

Just days before its world debut at the 2014 LA Auto Show, Toyota has unveiled its new Mirai mid-sized sedan, a fuel cell electric vehicle which is powered by hydrogen and travels up to 300 miles on a full tank. The best part – it can refuel in just 5 minutes. “Mirai will be available to customers in California beginning in fall 2015, with additional markets tracking the expansion of a convenient hydrogen refueling infrastructure,” Toyota said in a statement. “Powered by an industry-leading fuel cell electric drivetrain and supported by an…

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