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Toyota updates bZ4X electric SUV ahead of delayed Australian launch
The Toyota bZ4X has received some slight tweaks aimed at improving efficiency and charging times. It'll finally arrive here in February.
25 Oct 23
Hybrids better for the environment than electric cars: Toyota
Toyota says it takes the same amount of raw battery material to make one electric vehicle as it does to make 90 hybrids or six plug-in hybrids.
25 Oct 23
Toyota bZ4X electric car delayed for Australia... again
Toyota's first electric car in Australia is being pushed back even further – now, it's set to arrive in 2024. When it does, supply should be solid.
30 Aug 23
Toyota bZ4X delayed as company awaits 'latest spec'
Toyota says the circa-12 month delay for its bZ4X is due to a desire for greater supply and "the latest spec".
05 Feb 23
Toyota's dealers rolling out EV chargers
Over 200 Toyota dealerships will install at least one electric vehicle charger by the end of 2023 as the company readies its first EV, the bZ4X.
31 Jan 23
Toyota Australia plans three EVs by 2026
Toyota has confirmed three electric vehicles by 2026, but remains committed to an array of drivetrain options.
31 Jan 23
Toyota bZ4X EV production may ramp up from 2025 – report
Toyota is reportedly considering ramping up production of its bZ4X electric SUV from 2025 amid a broader strategy overhaul.
27 Oct 22
Design Exposé: Lexus RZ vs Toyota bZ4X
The Lexus RZ may share a platform with the more mainstream Toyota bZ4X but it looks markedly different inside and out.
23 Oct 22
Toyota bZ4x EV delayed, coming to Australia second half of 2023
Toyota Australia won't be entering the EV market for almost 12 months, with its bZ4x slated for a H2 2023 launch Down Under.
12 Oct 22
Toyota bZ4X production resumes after wheel hub issue fixed
Toyota says it has found a solution to the issue that may cause the wheels to fall off on its bZ4X electric SUV. Production has now resumed.
07 Oct 22
Toyota US offering bZ4X buyback, wheel issue remains unsolved
Toyota US is offering bZ4X owners affected by a global recall numerous compensation options – including a buy back.
08 Aug 22
Toyota bZ4X, Subaru Solterra EVs recalled as wheels could fall off
Toyota and Subaru only launched their first dedicated EVs this year, and they’re already the subject of a recall.
29 Jun 22
Toyota bZ4X EV delayed until 2023
High global demand has forced Toyota Australia to push back the launch of its all-electric bZ4X until 2023, with further details to be announced.
12 May 22
2023 Toyota bZ4X: How its range stacks up
Toyota's first big step into the electric car market, the bZ4x SUV, will offer a Tesla Model Y-rivalling range on the WLTP test cycle.
04 Apr 22
Toyota bZ4X electric SUV detailed, offers 500km range
Toyota's Tesla Model Y competitor is due in 2022 with 500km of range, dual-motor AWD, and a solar roof option to add trickles of charge.
29 Oct 21
Toyota bZ4X electric car due late in 2022
Toyota will be selling electric cars in Australia before the end of 2022, when the bZ4x crossover touches down.
02 Oct 21
2023 Toyota bZ4X electric SUV 'will be expensive'
Toyota's first all-electric car, the RAV4-sized bZ4X, could hit Australia as soon as the end of next year, but the company has modest initial sales targets.
25 Apr 21