Food insecurity is a large issue for millions of American families who don’t know when or where their next meal will come from. Nationally 1 in 8 Americans is considered food insecure, while in Philadelphia it is 1 in 5. Local Toyota dealers along with a local nonprofit, Philabundance, plan to address this need with 330,000 pounds of food being delivered by 75 Toyota Tundra trucks.
While many in the automotive publishing world are fawning over Tesla and battery-powered electric vehicles, we’ve been focused on fuel cell powered vehicles. The reason is simple: We care about trucks, and battery electric pickup trucks just aren’t that feasible.
Recently, Toyota announced plans to sell fuel cell powered city buses. In all likelihood, these buses are a rough blueprint for a future Toyota Tundra powertrain.
Here is the latest Toyota/Lexus news.
Toyota and Net Impact Team Up to Promote Social Equity Through Mobility Solutions
Typically, the crazy lifted and modified trucks you see at the Speciality Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show are built with months of planning and preparation time. However, Transamerican Auto Parts is raising the ante by building the truck on site. In a week. With plenty of “helpers” watching.
This post first appeared on PickupTruckTalk.com.
Anonymous sources recently told me an all-new 2018 Toyota Tundra will debut on February 9, 2017 at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. While there are no confirmed details on this new truck, here are my best guesses on what it will be like.