The Automotive Industry, Briefly

Tag: Toyota

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 […]

The 2015 Toyota Yaris Redesign Makes Perfect Hatchback Sense

The Toyota Yaris has been a very popular choice for those who have a long commute, need a car that performs well in the city, or for those who just want a car that is great on gas and will help them be able to […]

The New 2015 Toyota Corolla is a True Keeper

2015 Toyota Corolla

After a full redesign for 2014, the Corolla comes in as a familiar and trusted name in the compact automotive segment giving owners a great deal of driving enjoyment as well as having a price that is very easy to enjoy. Continuing to offer the same well-designed and trusted engine under the hood as well as the twist-beam rear axle suspension, the Corolla continues to offer a great deal of fuel economy and affordability for owners to enjoy. In addition to this, the Corolla continues to offer what it has for so many years, a dependability that makes it very much a Toyota.

Because of the upgrades added during the previous model year, the Corolla only received a few enhancements including a new painted front grill for the LE and LE Eco models while the other models become mono-spec cars by adding the driver Convenience Package but no other packages or upgrades to add to the higher trim levels.

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