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Mouser-Sponsored Vasser Sullivan Lexus Racing Team Kicks Off IMSA 2023 Season

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

12 Vasser Sullivan Lexus RC F GT3 GTD Class entries for the 2023 IMSA season.

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  • 12 Vasser Sullivan Lexus RC F GT3 GTD Class entries for the 2023 IMSA season.
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    Mouser proudly announces its sponsorship of the Vasser Sullivan Lexus IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar program.
  • The 2023 season will mark the fifth season Lexus and Vasser Sullivan have partnered together.
  • The Vasser Sullivan Lexus team will look to continue the success of the 2022 season when the team finished with a first-place finish in the final race of 2022 at the Motul Petit Le Mans.

Toyota: Exhibiting at Tokyo Auto Salon 2023 and Tokyo Outdoor Show

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 13, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are exhibiting at the three-day Tokyo Auto Salon 2023 held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba, Japan) from January 13 to 15, 2023.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Jan 13, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are exhibiting at the three-day Tokyo Auto Salon 2023 held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba, Japan) from January 13 to 15, 2023.
  • Also, Toyota and Lexus are exhibiting at the concurrent Tokyo Outdoor Show at the same venue.
  • Also, as new initiatives utilizing digital technology, TGR and Lexus have organized an "NFT Digital Stamp Rally" for added enjoyment at Tokyo Auto Salon 2023's physical venue and a metaverse-based "Virtual Garage by GR/Lexus".
  • - Lexus and Toyota are exhibiting for the first time at the Tokyo Outdoor Show.

Lexus to Exhibit Customized Models Showcasing Diverse Lifestyles at Tokyo Auto Salon and Tokyo Outdoor Show 2023

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Friday, January 13, 2023

", a vehicle competing in the BAJA1000, one of the world's most grueling off-road races

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    TOKYO, Jan 13, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - Lexus will exhibit the "RZ SPORT CONCEPT" and "LX 600 'OFFROAD' TEAM JAOS 2022 ver."
  • at Tokyo Auto Salon 2023, to be held at Makuhari Messe, Chiba City, for three days from Friday 13 to Sunday 15 January 2023.
  • The brand will also debut the "RX OUTDOOR CONCEPT", "ROV CONCEPT 2" and "GX OUTDOOR CONCEPT" for the first time at the concurrently held Tokyo Outdoor Show 2023.
  • For more information on the LX 600 "OFFROAD" TEAM JAOS 2022 ver., please visit the JAOS Corporation website below.

An Inside Look At The United States Automotive Industry

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

This crucial segment of the annual auto show consists of special auto industry-focused events and announcements that address the current state of the country’s essential automotive sector and its future initiatives.

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  • This crucial segment of the annual auto show consists of special auto industry-focused events and announcements that address the current state of the country’s essential automotive sector and its future initiatives.
  • With a major focus on the electric vehicle market and how the automotive industry as we know it is evolving today, the day's events will kick-off with a keynote speech by White House National Climate Advisor, Ali Zaidi.
  • These showstopping models are just another glimpse into the future of the automotive product line.
  • The Washington, D.C. Auto Show is the region’s largest indoor event and one of the top auto shows in the United States, featuring hundreds of new vehicles from the world’s top manufacturers.

WHAT'S NEW: 2023 Lexus RC and RC F

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

For those looking for the ultimate F driving experience, the RC F and RC F Track Edition offer unrelenting dynamic performance and uncompromising comfort.

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  • For those looking for the ultimate F driving experience, the RC F and RC F Track Edition offer unrelenting dynamic performance and uncompromising comfort.
  • For 2023, the RC and RC F interior have been updated to accentuate premium coupe elegance.
  • For 2023, the RC F will continue to offer an exclusive performance package, the RC F Track Edition.
  • 2023 RC and RC F models are expected to arrive in dealerships in early 2023.

No End in Sight: New-Vehicle Transaction Prices End 2022 at Record Highs, According to New Data from Kelley Blue Book

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

December 2022 average new-vehicle transaction prices (ATPs) increased month over month to end 2022 up 4.9% from year-ago levels.

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  • December 2022 average new-vehicle transaction prices (ATPs) increased month over month to end 2022 up 4.9% from year-ago levels.
  • Electric vehicle (EV) prices decreased more than $3,500 month over month as Tesla slashed prices in a year-end sales push.
  • New-vehicle inventory levels are increasing from historic lows earlier in 2022, but prices remain elevated, according to data released today by Kelley Blue Book, a Cox Automotive company.
  • The average new EV sold for $61,448, according to Kelley Blue Book estimates, still well above the industry average.

Toyota and Lexus Offer Lower Emissions EV Charging Program

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Aligning with its goals to provide energy solutions for customers while working toward making cleaner energy sustainable and resilient for all, Toyota Motor North America (Toyota) has recently entered into an agreement with WattTime to provide certain health and environmental impact data to Toyota and Lexus customers with eligible vehicles to enable them to find ideal charging times to reduce emissions when charging at home. By using this data to make more informed decisions on charging times, customers are empowered to do their part to help reduce power plant emissions that impact human health and climate change.

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  • Leveraging the power of the Remote Connect feature within the Toyota and Lexus apps, Toyota and Lexus BEV and PHEV customers will be able to manage their home charging experience, via the ECO Charging feature, to select the most efficient times to charge their vehicles.
  • "The Toyota and Lexus apps offer a seamless and simple solution for our customers, and we're confident this will enhance their electrified vehicle ownership experience."
  • The Toyota and Lexus apps will take the electricity forecast data from WattTime and combine it with the customer's own charging and mobility requirements to propose a charging schedule through the ECO Charging feature.
  • The ECO Charging feature is available now on the Toyota and Lexus apps, both of which are available for download for iPhone® or Android™ smartphones.

Two Toyota Leaders Recognized by MotorTrend as 'Software-Defined Vehicle' Innovators

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Toyota today announced that MotorTrend has named two executive leaders within Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Connected Technologies and Toyota Connected North America (TCNA) as part of its first class of software-defined vehicle innovators.

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  • Toyota today announced that MotorTrend has named two executive leaders within Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Connected Technologies and Toyota Connected North America (TCNA) as part of its first class of software-defined vehicle innovators.
  • Tsai helped bring safety and telematics systems in-house under Toyota engineers, contributing toward saving hundreds of millions of dollars and increasing up time.
  • Basra and Tsai were among the earliest members of TCNA in 2016 after Toyota Motor Company President Akio Toyoda announced the formation of Toyota Connected mobility and data services companies.
  • MotorTrend introduced its first class of Software-Defined Vehicle Innovators during the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and Lexus to Exhibit at Tokyo Auto Salon 2023

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Friday, January 6, 2023

TOKYO, Jan 6, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are planning to exhibit at the three-day Tokyo Auto Salon 2023(1) to be held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba, Japan) from January 13 to 15, 2023.

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  • TOKYO, Jan 6, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are planning to exhibit at the three-day Tokyo Auto Salon 2023(1) to be held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba, Japan) from January 13 to 15, 2023.
  • Also, Lexus and Toyota are planning to exhibit at the concurrent Tokyo Outdoor Show(2) at the same venue.
  • At Tokyo Auto Salon 2023, TGR will unveil a product that commemorates its WRC drivers' title win.
  • Furthermore, Lexus and Toyota will exhibit for the first time at the Tokyo Outdoor Show.

Global Automotive Fuse Market Report 2022 to 2027: Electric/Hybrid Vehicles is Anticipated to Grow at Major Rate - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

As a result, the trend toward vehicle electrification is expected to boost sales of car components such as automotive fuse boxes in the coming years.

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  • As a result, the trend toward vehicle electrification is expected to boost sales of car components such as automotive fuse boxes in the coming years.
  • The significantly growing electric vehicle market, alongside the integration of fuses in the operational models, is set to accelerate the demand for the automotive fuse market during the forecast period.
  • However, before committing to local manufacture, the company might bring its first EV, the Enyaq, to market as a CBU.
  • In December 2021, Hyundai announced plans to invest USD 530.25 million in R&D in India, to launch six electric vehicles by 2028.