Toyota Motor North America
Jun 29, 2020 41 min
29: What's in an Auto Show?
Learn all about what goes into creating the Toyota and Lexus auto show experiences.
May 26, 2020 40 min
28: The Roar & The Breeze: Inside the Lexus LC500 Convertible
Chad Deschenes and Josh Burns from Lexus talk about what it’s like behind the wheel of the Lexus LC500 Convertible.
May 12, 2020 41 min
27: Sound Check: Creating Your Car’s Audio Experience
Learn how the sound systems in Toyota and Lexus vehicles are designed, installed, and tested from the audiophiles at HARMAN International!
Apr 20, 2020 46 min
26: Ready for Our Closeup...
We talk all about how Toyota and Lexus vehicles end up in your favorite shows and movies, what it’s like to be on set for projects like Marvel’s Black Panther, and what happens to those vehicles after the filming is over.
Apr 08, 2020 26 min
BONUS. We Are Here For You: Toyota’s Response to COVID-19
Bob Carter joins the show to discuss Toyota’s role during the coronavirus pandemic, how the car industry is responding, and what the future looks like.
Apr 02, 2020 44 min
25: Go Highlander!
We bring you behind the scenes of manufacturing and marketing the new 2020 Toyota Highlander.
Feb 03, 2020 45 min
24: The Big Game: The Making of a Big Ad
Every year, football’s biggest game launches the year’s biggest television ads, and Toyota and Lexus are no exception. This year it was Toyota’s turn with “Heroes,” an epic super hero—Super Mom—spot featuring Stumptown and How I Met Your Mother star, Cobie Smulders. We’ll hear from our own big game ad experts, Mia Phillips and Dan Nied, as well as Saatchi & Saatchi Executive Creative Director, John Payne, to go behind the scenes to learn how it all comes together by kickoff. For more on the spot and to see the dramedy unfold, click here. This podcast is brought to you by Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (“Toyota”) and may not be reproduced or redistributed, in whole or in part, without prior permission of Toyota. The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the guest(s) and/or host(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of Toyota. Please note that Toyota is not responsible for any errors or the accuracy or timeliness of the content provided. Used with permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
Jan 13, 2020 34 min
23: Where We're Going, We Don't Need Roads | Rebelle Rally 2019
Rachelle Croft and Taylor Pawley, winners of the 2019 Rebelle Rally, tell us about what it’s like to compete in the first women’s off-road navigation rally raid in the U.S.
Dec 23, 2019 45 min
22: Bring Your Full Self to Work
Toyota Motor North America’s Chief Diversity Officer Sandra Phillips Rogers and former U.S. Labor Secretary Alexis Herman discuss the practical and cultural rewards for businesses that include and listen to all voices.
Dec 09, 2019 48 min
21: Pavement Kid, Dirt Kid, Your Kid: Bound for Glory with the Toyota Driver Development Program
Great drivers may be born, not made, but it still takes a lot of dirt, sweat, and rides to the track from Mom and Dad to create a champion.