Toyota may have figured out a way to retain the safety benefit of big A-pillars while improving visibility at the same time, with a cloaking device to make the pillars transparent. Although big A-pillars make rollover safety better, it also makes visibility worse, and the cloaking device is meant to remedy the problem, according to… Read More
UMW Toyota Motor is a joint venture between UMW Corporation Sdn Bhd and Toyota Motor Corporation Japan and Toyota Tsusho Corporation Japan. UMW Toyota Motor subsidiaries are Assembly Services Sdn. Bhd. (ASSB), Toyota Boshoku UMW Sdn. Bhd. and Automotive Industries Sdn. Bhd. (AISB) while UMW Toyota Motor associates companies are KYB-UMW Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., KYB-UMW Steering Sdn. Bhd. and JTEKT Automotive (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. The company is the exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus models in Malaysia. UMW Toyota Motor has established an extensive network of 99 sales and after sales outlets including Lexus and dealers throughout the nation. Under the company’s theme of “One Team – Customer First”, UMW Toyota Motor puts high priority and attention on customers’ needs and demands. Toyota’s philosophy of improving the quality of life and contributing to the society where they operate their business is exemplified through innovative products and services, building and maintaining sound relationships with customers; business partners and employees, the preservation of the environment and honouring the language, law and culture of the society they live in.