The City of Plano has laid out the incentive plan they used to lure Toyota’s new headquarters to town. The plan is worth about $6.5 million and will be paid out through 2017-2018.
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says that Toyota considered relocating to Dallas, but decided against the city because the school district simply wasn’t good enough.
With eight months left in office, Gov. Rick Perry is away from Texas almost as much as he’s home — hitting the road hard to tout his state as America’s best place to do business.
The world’s largest automaker is preparing to move its North American corporate headquarters to North Texas, and bring thousands of jobs with it.
Toyota announced on Monday afternoon that it is moving its U.S. headquarters to Plano. The automaker plans to construct a new campus, which breaks ground this fall.
The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Tuesday at the New York Auto Show, is longer and wider, with a more aggressive design.
Toyota said on Wednesday that it is recalling 1.9 million hybrid Prius cars, including 713,000 in North America, due to a software glitch that could cause the vehicles to stall.
The deal makes Toyota an official partner of the Daytona 500 and gives the company pace-car privileges. The means a foreign manufacturer will lead the field under caution at “The Great American Race.”
Two people were killed Thursday evening after a two-car crash in Balch Springs, police said.
The 2014 plug-in Prius will start at $30,800. That’s $2,100 less than the 2013 model. Prices include an $810 shipping fee.
FC Dallas has reached a long-term agreement with Toyota for the naming rights to the club’s home stadium and extended soccer complex in Frisco.
FC Dallas Stadium will soon change its name again. The soccer club is expected to announce a new naming rights partner Tuesday.