Toyota has created a car that uses AI to sense a driver’s state, and can even wake them up using inflatable cushions or cold air if they’re nodding off

Toyota has introduced the concept “LQ” car that comes with an artificial intelligence agent, Yui. Yui reads the driver’s emotional and physical state to control aspects of the car such as music, seat functions, air conditioning, and fragrances. The LQ also comes with air purification coating that decomposes some of the car’s emissions while it’s being […]

Toyota to hire 400 workers at Kentucky plant

Toyota says it is adding 400 employees at a Kentucky plant with starting pay of more than $18 an hour. News outlets report plant manager Susan Elkington said in a video that the company is also offering a $500 signing bonus at the plant in Georgetown. Day shift starting hourly pay is $18.07, and night […]

New 2020 Toyota Yaris revealed with ground-up redesign

Toyota’s top-selling European model, the Yaris, is moving to a new generation next year – and the first official images and details have been revealed. The fourth-generation Vauxhall Corsa rival is set to go on sale in the UK in the middle of 2020 with customer deliveries commencing in September. It has been redesigned from the ground up, […]