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Toyota sued over family crash deaths

Relatives of a family killed in a high-speed crash that highlighted safety flaws of Toyotas and led to the recalls of millions of vehicles have sued the world's largest car maker, according to a lawsuit filed today.

New compact Lexus to be shown at Geneva

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Toyota 'boasted of £64m recall saving'

Toyota officials claimed they saved the company $100m (£64.5m) by successfully negotiating with the US government on a limited recall of floor mats in some Toyota and Lexus vehicles, according to new documents.

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Charles Nevin: Product recalls? We've hardly started

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Toyota announces global Prius recall

Around 8,500 Toyota Prius cars are to be recalled in the UK because of a braking problem in the latest blow to the reputation of the giant Japanese company, it was announced today.









Toyota woes deepen amid Prius recall reports

Toyota's troubles looked to have worsened today after reports that it was preparing to recall 270,000 of its Prius models in the US and Japan over a braking problem.

Sean O'Grady: This time the jokes are on Toyota

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200,000 Toyotas recalled in UK

Toyota has recalled up to 1.8 million cars throughout Europe, including 200,000 in Britain, which may have accelerator problems.

Hughes maps National trail

Trainer plans hurdle route for Becher Chase winners in twin-track Aintree approach

Thanksgiving 'killer' arrested at motel

A man accused of killing four relatives at a Thanksgiving holiday dinner was captured at a motel in the Florida Keys where police said he had eluded authorities for about a month by checking in under a fake name and address, and hiding his car with a cover.

Denman basks in Friend's glory

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Walsh turns back on stalled Lexus

Jockey heads to Newbury to ride Big Buck's, giving understudy chance to cash in

Walsh deserts Friend for Cooldine's comeback

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