Toyota Dream Car Contest

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is delighted to announce that entries to the 17th annual Toyota Dream Car Art Contest are now open. TSAM is welcoming entries from children who are under the age of 15 years from the 11th December 2023 until the closing date of the 16th February 2024.

Since 2004, the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest has been conducted as part of Toyota’s social contribution initiatives. It continues to be one of the largest international art competitions that gives children not only the opportunity to share their ideas about the future of mobility, but also encourages them to pursue their dreams.

“The importance of creativity lies not only in the creation of beautiful works of art, but in the transformation of ideas into the remarkable solutions that shape our future, which is why the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest invites children from all corners of the globe to share ideas about the future of mobility by drawing their dream cars. We, at Toyota hope that this art contest will help nurture the creativity of the next generation of great inventors, thinkers and dreamers,” says Glenn Crompton, Vice President of Marketing at TSAM.

The Toyota Dream Car Art Contest is open to the following age categories: 7 years and under, 8 to 11 years and 12 to 15 years. This competition aims to inspire budding young creatives who love drawing and relish the opportunity to put pencil to paper and draw their dream car.

The competition comprises of the National Contest and the World Contest. The National Contest will be held in each participating country from December 2023 to February 2024. Winners of this contest will be entered as representatives of their country of origin into the World Contest, to be held in Japan, in August 2024.

National Contest Information

Entry Period11 December 2023 – 16 February 2024
Target ApplicantThose who are 15 years old and younger and who live in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and eSwatini.
ThemeYour “Dream Car”
Age Categories(1) Category 1: 7 years old or under  (2) Category 2: 8­–11 years old (3) Category 3: 12–15 years old

Contestants stand a chance to win the following awards for all three categories:

  • 1st Place: PS5 to the value of R15 000 and WRC Game
  • 2nd Place: Xbox One to the value of R 7 000           
  • 3rd Place: HP Laptop to the value of R 5 000
  • 4th Place: Tablet to the value of R3 000
  • 5th Place: Gift Voucher to the value of R2 000

We also have exciting prizes for participating schools. The school which submits the most valid entry forms stands a chance to win one of the following cash prizes:

  • 1st Prize: R15 000
  • 2nd Prize: R10 000
  • 3rd Prize: R5 000

Entry forms and Terms and Conditions can be found on the Toyota website at:

For details and the history of the contest, please visit:

Please send your entries to:

P.O Box 481, Bergvlei, 2012

Toyota SA Motors

Sponsorships and Promotions

Zandile Mabizela

011 809 3702


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