Toyota ‘plugs-in’ to a new sustainable mobility evolution delivers in Ontario

TORONTO – A new era in sustainable mobility begins in Ontario, as Toyota Canada delivered a Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid (Prius PHV) to its provincial testing partners at a ceremony today. Toyota Canada and provincial partners the Province of Ontario (Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Transportation), Ontario Power Generation, the City of Toronto and the AUTO21 Network of Centres of Excellence were all on hand to officially ‘plug-in’ to the future.

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US/CANADA [updated 27.08]: Toyota recalls 1.13m Corolla and Matrix, 199,963 Vibes, to replace ECM

Toyota Motor Sales USA has announced “a voluntary safety recall” of about 1.13m 2005-2008 model year Toyota Corolla and Corolla Matrix vehicles and 199,963 Pontiac Vibes built for GM to replace engine control modules (ECM) that may have been improperly manufactured. Toyota Canada also plans a voluntary recall of 136,000 Corolla and 64,300 Matrix models.

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Toyota Announces Recall on Certain Toyota Corolla and Matrix Models

TORONTO, ON – Toyota Canada Inc., today announced that it will conduct a voluntary safety recall involving approximately 136,000 2005-2008 Model Year Toyota Corolla and 64,300 of the same model year Corolla Matrix vehicles sold in Canada to address some Engine Control Modules (ECM) that may have been improperly manufactured. No other Toyota or Lexus vehicles are involved in this recall.

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