Passing Toyota's Presidency Baton from Akio Toyoda to Koji Sato
Toyota announced a change to its executive structure on January 26, appointing Operating Officer Koji Sato the new president and Akio Toyoda the new chairman after his 13 years of presidency. Here, we share messages from both leaders delivered at the Toyota Times live broadcast.
Restoring the Crown #3: Pulling it All Apart
This series explores the project to restore a first-generation Crown, a car that embodies Toyota's origins. Part 3 covers the checking and disassembly work as the first stage of restoration.
#7 No Blueprints? Make it from Scratch!
A special project team worked on reviving a Toyopet Racer, Toyota's first racing car from over 70 years ago. In the seventh installment of this series, the seat is built from scratch.
2022 Year in Review Newscast with Akio Toyoda: Carbon Neutrality, End of Russian Production, Hino, and More
Toyota Times News, a newscast hosted by Yuta Tomikawa, has started. With President Akio Toyoda as its first guest, the program looks back at 2022 and covers key global topics, including a new carbon-neutral project in Thailand, the painful decision to end production in Russia, and the flood recovery efforts in South Africa.
Restoring the Crown #2: The People who Paved the Way for Restoration
This series explores the project to restore a first-generation Crown, a car that embodies Toyota's origins. Part 2 covers the Publica restoration project that served as a stepping stone to the Crown.