Toyota Gets Serious About Performance with TMG Line

Toyota TMG Motorsport

The words “Toyota” and “performance” aren’t often spoken in the same sentence these days.

Toyota, though, is getting serious about building performance cars, as the Lexus LFA, Lexus IS F and Scion FR-S are tearing up tracks and backroads across the world.

Now, it seems Toyota may want to take things even further by creating performance versions of existing models. The company is thinking big, too, like along the lines of Mercedes-Benz’s AMG line.

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Toyota Yaris: It’s a Car. That Texts!?

2012 Toyota Yaris

2012 Toyota Yaris

Even the most basic automobile is about to succumb to the stigma of added technology.

The Toyota Yaris has thrived as one of the few remaining examples of basic transportation, free from touchscreens, integrated GPS and complicated user interfaces.

Some of us just want to drive and not be distracted by unnecessary technology inside our cars, and the Yaris has fit the bill perfectly.

The new Yaris, though, will not only offer a new interactive system called Touch & Go, it will also, According to AutoExpress, allow occupants to text from the car. While driving.

Say what!?

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