WRC

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing takes a one-two in Croatian thriller

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Monday, April 22, 2024

Toyota City, Japan, Apr 22, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team snatched a one-two finish on the Croatia Rally after a dramatic finale to a thrilling event, with Sebastien Ogier taking victory over team-mate Elfyn Evans.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Apr 22, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team snatched a one-two finish on the Croatia Rally after a dramatic finale to a thrilling event, with Sebastien Ogier taking victory over team-mate Elfyn Evans.
  • Through two more stages, Ogier held on to claim the 59th victory and 100th podium of his WRC career.
  • He topped the separate Super Sunday classification, having won both passes through the Trakoscan - Vrbno test, and climbed up to finish fifth overall.
  • TOYOTA GAZOO Racing achieved four straight wins in Croatia.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing back on asphalt for Croatian challenge

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Friday, April 12, 2024

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will aim to conquer the challenging asphalt roads of the Croatia Rally once more at round four of the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship on April 18-21.

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  • TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will aim to conquer the challenging asphalt roads of the Croatia Rally once more at round four of the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship on April 18-21.
  • Toyota City, Japan, Apr 12, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will aim to conquer the challenging asphalt roads of the Croatia Rally once more at round four of the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship on April 18-21.
  • Since Croatia first joined the WRC schedule three years ago, TGR-WRT has tasted victory with three different drivers in as many editions.
  • The stages take place across the north of the country, close to neighbouring Slovenia, on roads that feature a wide variety of different asphalt types.

Innovate--or Lose Your Seat at the Top Table, Retailers Warned

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Tuesday, April 16, 2024

60% of retail innovation leaders are prioritizing investments in e-commerce—with the top three areas of investment being retail media, marketplaces, and social commerce.

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  • 60% of retail innovation leaders are prioritizing investments in e-commerce—with the top three areas of investment being retail media, marketplaces, and social commerce.
  • A new study by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and World Retail Congress (WRC) , launched at World Retail Congress 2024 this week, detailed how retailers can successfully ignite their innovation engines.
  • By contrast, retail laggards invest an average of only 3% of revenue in innovation and get a 9% ROI.
  • Leaders' innovation initiatives are tightly aligned with their broader corporate strategies and have senior executives who champion innovation initiatives.

NEP's Connected Production Ecosystem Expands with New Strategic Partnerships

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

NEP Group , the leading media services provider for sports and entertainment worldwide, today announced continued expansion of its connected production ecosystem through new partnerships with rights holders, sports leagues, broadcasters and OTT providers.

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  • NEP Group , the leading media services provider for sports and entertainment worldwide, today announced continued expansion of its connected production ecosystem through new partnerships with rights holders, sports leagues, broadcasters and OTT providers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240409899802/en/
    NEP's Connected Production Ecosystem expansion includes the new fleet of nine all-IP mobile units that debuted for the 2024 PGA TOUR season.
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    The connected production solutions offered by NEP are continually evolving to meet client needs, market trends, and technological advancements.
  • Watch this video for a global view of NEP’s connected production ecosystem.

Ecolab Watermark™ Study Reveals Global Generational Gap on Access to Clean and Safe Water

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Friday, March 22, 2024

Data from a global study commissioned by Ecolab, a global sustainability leader offering water solutions and services, and conducted in partnership with Morning Consult, has revealed that the level and immediacy of clean and safe water concerns varies across generations.

Key Points: 
  • Data from a global study commissioned by Ecolab, a global sustainability leader offering water solutions and services, and conducted in partnership with Morning Consult, has revealed that the level and immediacy of clean and safe water concerns varies across generations.
  • Still, safe water emerges as one of the foremost environmental concerns for most generations, alongside other critical global issues such as pollution and climate change.
  • As a global leader in water management and solutions, Ecolab recognizes the role businesses play in forging a safer, more prosperous future.
  • Ecolab continued to grow its Ecolab Water for Climate™ program, which is designed to help companies advance sustainable business growth while meeting climate and water goals.

Leading the Adoption of 5G Spectrum Harmonization can Unlock up to $200B in U.S. Economic Growth, According to New Report

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Wednesday, February 7, 2024

There is a risk of America's wireless industry limiting its "future leadership of the global wireless ecosystem" if embracing 5G spectrum allocation is not fully supported.

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  • There is a risk of America's wireless industry limiting its "future leadership of the global wireless ecosystem" if embracing 5G spectrum allocation is not fully supported.
  • This could also impact adjacent industries that leverage wireless technology such as manufacturing, utilities, and others in the U.S., the study finds.
  • According to the study, the U.S. can secure its wireless leadership and achieve significant economic benefits by leading the adoption of internationally harmonized spectrum bands.
  • The study highlights that leading the adoption of key spectrum bands could drive up to $200B in U.S. economic growth over the next ten years.

Double podium to start the season for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing

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Monday, January 29, 2024

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 29, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team has started the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship season with a double podium finish at Rallye Monte-Carlo with Sebastien Ogier second and Elfyn Evans third.

Key Points: 
  • Toyota City, Japan, Jan 29, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team has started the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship season with a double podium finish at Rallye Monte-Carlo with Sebastien Ogier second and Elfyn Evans third.
  • Sami Pajari and Enni Malkonen (Printsport) were the best-placed crew at the finish in 12th overall and fifth in class RC2.
  • "The start of our eighth WRC season was a new step for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing WRT.
  • For TOYOTA GAZOO Racing, WRC is not just a competition to win.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing launches 2024 WRC challenge at iconic opener

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Friday, January 19, 2024

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 19, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will target a successful start to the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship at the famous Rallye Monte-Carlo on January 25-28.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Jan 19, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will target a successful start to the 2024 FIA World Rally Championship at the famous Rallye Monte-Carlo on January 25-28.
  • While the technical regulations remain stable, a radical change has been made to the WRC points system for 2024, aimed at enhancing the sporting spectacle on the final day of rallies.
  • Rallye Monte-Carlo is one of the trickiest rallies in terms of the conditions with difficult tyre choices, but we're up for the challenge."
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TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and Lexus to Exhibit at Tokyo Auto Salon 2024

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Tuesday, December 26, 2023

Toyota City, Japan, Dec 26, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus plan to exhibit at Tokyo Auto Salon 2024*1 to be held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba City, Japan) for three days from January 12 to 14, 2024.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Dec 26, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus plan to exhibit at Tokyo Auto Salon 2024*1 to be held at Makuhari Messe (in Chiba City, Japan) for three days from January 12 to 14, 2024.
  • Displays are to be held under the banner of "Getting more passionate about cars with car lovers", and Toyota Motor Corporation Chairman Akio Toyoda, a.k.a.
  • The TGR and Lexus displays are to feature vehicles and parts under such themes as "Beloved cars", "Customization", and "Motorsports".
  • During the event, TGR and Lexus also plan to hold talk sessions featuring racing drivers and development engineers, as well as demo runs.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Presents new-look cars for WRC and WEC in 2024

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Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Toyota City, Japan, Dec 12, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) has unveiled the new livery for the cars that will compete in the FIA World Rally Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship in the 2024 season.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Dec 12, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) has unveiled the new livery for the cars that will compete in the FIA World Rally Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship in the 2024 season.
  • There are two concepts for the all-new matt black livery for the GR YARIS Rally1 HYBRID and the GR010 HYBRID, which compete in the respective FIA World Championships.
  • The other one is the "Prototype" which represents making ever-better motorsports-bred cars and to keep evolving.
  • The new livery will be used not only in the WRC and the WEC, but also in other competitions in which TOYOTA GAZOO Racing participates.