Surf's up for Toyota's co-branded Roxy Echo

Rechtin, Mark
June 2001
Automotive News;6/25/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5936, p17
Trade Publication
Focuses on the limited edition Roxy Echo automobile. Toyota Division's co-branding of its Echo subcompact sedan with Roxy, a women's surfwear manufacturer. Yakima roof rack; Water-resistant neoprene-covered seats; Price; Echo sales in the United States from February through May 2001; Echo's attraction of more first-time Toyota buyers; Goal of attracting younger buyers.


Related Articles

  • Japanese pick Car of the Year.  // AutoWeek;12/07/98, Vol. 48 Issue 50, p9 

    Reports that Toyota Motor Corp.'s Altezza is the 1998 Japan Car of the Year.

  • Fresh Perspective. Zoia, David E. // Ward's Auto World;Jun99, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p30 

    Introduces Echo compact automobile from Genesis group of Toyota company. Information on the automobile; Details on other small cars formed by the group; Features of the car.

  • Toyota's go-anywhere mini 4x4.  // Popular Mechanics;Mar96, Vol. 173 Issue 3, p16 

    Focuses on the Moguls, an all terrain vehicle developed by Toyota. Information on Moguls' technology; Use of hydraulic suspension.

  • The 1% solution. Phelan, Mark // Automotive Industries;Sep98, Vol. 178 Issue 9, p10 

    Presents information on the introduction of the Toyota V-8 Tundra automobile, by Toyota Motor Corp. Where production of the Tundra is expected to be launched; Factors which influenced the development of the Tundra; Features of the pickup.

  • Toyota raises hybrid standard with Prius. Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;4/21/2003, Vol. 77 Issue 6034, p4 

    This article reports that Japan-based Toyota Motor Corp. has raised the ante in hybrid technology with a redesigned Prius that is larger, faster and greener than its predecessor but will be priced about the same. The 2004 Prius is a five-door liftback that has the interior space of a mid-sized...

  • Making Progres.  // Automotive News;6/1/1998, Vol. 71 Issue 5769, p6 

    Reports that information was released on the Toyota Motor Corporation's Progres automobile. Features of the small luxury sedan; Cost of the automobile.

  • Shortages crimp sales of Cavalier in Japan. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;5/13/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5659, p16 

    Reports that Toyota Motor Corporation would no longer be selling all of the Cavaliers built by General Motors as previously planned. Reason for decision; Remarks by Toyota's president Hiroshi Okuda; When Cavalier went on sale in Japan; Setback caused by United Automobile Workers' (AUW) strike.

  • 1999 Toyota Sienna.  // Motor Age;Apr2000, Vol. 119 Issue 4, p73 

    Evaluates the 1999 Toyota Sienna, a minivan developed by Toyota Motor Corp. Specifications of 1MZ-FE engine; Details on electrical system and automobile capacities; List of automobile lubricants and maintenance requirements; Information on technical operation of the automobile.

  • HACHIROKU! Japan's hot G's FT-86 reveals Toyota's tuner future. Carbonare, Dino Dalle // AutoWeek;3/8/2010, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p10 

    A preview of Toyota Motor Corp.'s FT-86 automobile is presented.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics