Toyota is looking for a few good men and women

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy|Tags: , , , , , , |

This year we have seen one Presidential nominee, Bernie Sanders, suggest free college education while another, Donald Trump, denigrated a Prisoner-of-War saying he was not a war hero. Toyota is taking a different stance; they are hiring all the retired military they can and helping defray the cost of college to students that want to [...]

Twelve-year-old Cameron Honda Toyota carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown,|Tags: , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, Twelve-year-old Cameron came to visit me this week. Like most young boys, Cameron doesn't speak much unless you ask them a direct question, or you want to talk about cars. Cameron didn't like the look of the Honda Ridgeline. I queried him because that is a powerful statement for a [...]

There’s a Clemson carbon tiger in your Toyota

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:35+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Concept cars, Technology, Toyota|Tags: , , , , , , |

Just about the same time Toyota ditches Scion because the millennials aren't buying them, Toyota comes out with a concept code named The Deep Orange 6. It's probably just a coincidence that the next-generation Toyota concept vehicle was developed and engineered by students from Clemson University, home of the Black and Orange Clemson Tigers football [...]

Pre-Owned Value Awards (POVA) Toyota Infiniti

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:36+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Infiniti, New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Toyota|Tags: , , , , |

TrueCar announced the winners of its 1st annual Pre-Owned Value Awards (POVA), ranking Toyota and Infiniti as the top Mainstream Brand and Premium Brand, respectively. POVA identifies used vehicles that represent excellent value for consumers based on future resale retention. POVAs recognize pre-owned model year 2014 vehicles across 27 segments available for resale in 2016 [...]