TodayApril 16, 2022

Toyota of Europe – hybrids, manuals, automatics, diesel on Driving the Nation

Bart Eelen, Manager of Product Manager for Toyota Europe, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, about Toyota and Lexus of Europe sales.

The Toyota Auris and Yaris are the most popular Toyotas in Europe. What is the breakdown between hybrids, diesel and gasoline?

92% of Lexus sales in Europe are hybrids. What else is changing in Europe? How are manual versus automatic, diesel versus gasoline?

How are sales of manuals versus automatic?

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.