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Hot or Not? Toyota’s New Dynamic Force Engine

Hot or Not? Toyota’s New Dynamic Force Engine

Most of the automotive world is working to reduce emissions and provide more fuel-efficiency while pulling more power out of small engines. This sounds like a nearly impossible task, but most of the automotive world is doing this by using some form of forced induction […]

Cruise Control Has Changed for the Better

Cruise Control Has Changed for the Better

Do you remember wanting a vehicle that had cruise control in it? This was meant to be a feature that helped you on the highway so that you could maintain a speed that you set and give your feet a break from having to try […]

The Toyota Commitment to the Environment

The Toyota Commitment to the Environment

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It’s not just a pretty tag line or a way to keep those who are deeply committed to environmental protection to leave Toyota alone, this company is truly dedicated to helping to protect and preserve the environment we currently have. This commitment includes environmental improvement strategies as well to create the best way to have the vehicles offered and a planet that continues to thrive and sustain life for many centuries into the future. This cornerstone of the Toyota business plan can be seen in a variety of ways in every facility of Toyota to give use the right way to enjoy what this company is working toward.

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Did the Prius Kill the Honda Insight?

We talk of the Prius as the first hybrid to make it to market at a price we can all afford, but the reality is there was another unique hybrid on the market before the Prius showed up; the Honda Insight.  This car was different […]

Toyota Joined the Creative at the Tokyo Motor Show

Each car show has its own variety of personality in order to allow car manufactures to know what they should bring to the show.  The Detroit Auto Show is the one where the newest production models show up to be the spring start, the SEMA […]

The Toyota Sequoia Continues to Be a Favorite

2016 Toyota Sequoia towing a Boat

What do you love about a large SUV?  If you enjoy the old school ruggedness of a large beast of burden that can carry lots of people and all the cargo at the same time the Sequoia continues to fit the bill.  As one of the largest and most attractive versions of the large SUV the new 2016 version is attractive, powerful and capable, all features we love to enjoy on our SUVs.  When you consider the competition this beast faces you know it has to be great to even be considered as it’s facing the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban, the GMC Yukon and the Ford Expedition as competitors in this segment.

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Passing Along Good Habits

Driving a vehicle of any size comes with an array of inherent dangers, but many of us forget this when we get behind the wheel of our vehicle and head out for the day. Not only do we forget the dangers other drivers present to […]

Toyota Lights Up Yellowstone with Old Hybrid Batteries

Batteries on hybrid vehicles lose their ability to maintain a proper charge for powering a vehicle over time, but that doesn’t mean they are useless. The nickel metal hydride battery packs used in Toyota vehicles can be put to use for other purposes. One of […]

2015 Toyota Camry Specs

2015 Toyota Camry by the Sea

The Toyota Camry has been a popular sedan in the Toyota lineup for decades. The 2015 Camry is no exception to this rule. With a beginning MSRP of only $22,970 and estimated MPG of 25 in the city and 35 on the highway, it sports a bold exterior and sporty interior that is ready for the fast lane. It has designer comfort, and innovative technology throughout the vehicle.

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Tundra Gives Toyota Full-Sized Power and Reliability

Truck enthusiasts are a unique brand of people. Most have a loyalty to one particular brand regardless of what others have to offer. Knowing this when they started launching the Tundra, Toyota has gained a great deal of its own loyalty due mostly to the […]