Are the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals drag races kid-friendly?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events & Community on Monday, July 16th, 2018 at 8:51 PM
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If you’re interested in checking out the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals right here in Sonoma County but aren’t sure if it’s a good event for the entire family, you’re in the right place. As it turns out, the drag races at Sonoma Raceway are the perfect spot to bring your kids, especially if they enjoy watching fast cars and doing a variety of other fun activities, such as building racecars with Legos and getting autographs from the racers. Check out the video below for some other kid-friendly activities happening during the Toyota NHR Sonoma Nations drag races. Read the rest of this entry »

What accessories does the Toyota Tacoma offer for camping?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Parts and accessories, Toyota Tacoma on Friday, July 13th, 2018 at 7:47 PM
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Camping requires a variety of equipment, whether you’re looking to stay in a tent or camper. On top of some form of shelter, you also need sleeping bags, food, cooking supplies, activities, clothing, toiletries, and more. Fortunately, Toyota offers multiple accessories to help you transport and store such equipment. Check out some of the available camping accessories for the Toyota Tacoma below. Read the rest of this entry »

Does the 2019 Toyota Avalon offer all-wheel drive?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota Avalon on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 at 8:53 PM
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Part of the reason crossovers have become increasingly popular recently can be attributed to the availability of all-wheel drive. Many drivers desire the added confidence that AWD offers in less-than-ideal driving conditions. So, what about sedans? Why don’t more sedans offer all-wheel drive? With the all-new Avalon being introduced for the 2019 model-year, some of us had a tinge of excitement when we considered the possibility of available AWD. Read the rest of this entry »

Best Food Trucks near Vacaville, CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events & Community on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 1:16 PM
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Food trucks have always played a big role in the downtown areas of major cities, but only recently have they captivated small-town America. Thus, we’ve seen a rise in food truck options across the country, including right here in the Vacaville area. Below, we have listed some of the best food trucks near Vacaville as well as a monthly festival featuring a wide variety of food trucks. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Toyota Camry vs 2018 Kia Stinger

By blogsadmin | Posted in Comparisons, Toyota Camry on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at 9:57 PM
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Although you may not necessary rope the Toyota Camry and Kia Stinger into the same category, both cars were recently recognized for their interiors on WardsAuto’s list of the 10 Best Car Interiors of 2018. So, we thought it would be fitting to set the Camry and Stinger side-by-side to see how they stack up against one another. Let’s take a closer look at some key differences and similarities between the 2018 Toyota Camry and 2018 Kia Stinger, relating to their interiors as well as other elements. Read the rest of this entry »

How to use Automatic High Beams with Toyota Safety Sense

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety, Technology on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 6:15 PM
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The Automatic High Beams feature, which is included with Toyota Safety Sense, is designed to help improve safety with regards to high beam use in your Toyota vehicle. When using your high beams, whether you’re approaching a vehicle going the same direction or an oncoming car, this innovative feature automatically switches to your low-beam headlights. In turn, Automatic High Beams turns your high beams back on when you’re in the clear. To get a better idea of how it works, its limitations, and how to use it in your Toyota, check out this detailed video about Automatic High Beams. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s the difference between sedans and hatchbacks?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Automotive industry, Comparisons, Tips and tricks on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 6:07 PM
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With so many different vehicle types to choose from, it can be overwhelming to find the option that is right for you. If you’re searching for a 4-door passenger car but don’t need a ton of space or power, chances are you’re exploring the sedan and hatchback markets. But are these two vehicle classifications really that different from one another? Come along with us as we explore the main differences between sedans and hatchbacks. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the towing capacity of the Toyota RAV4?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota RAV4 on Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at 9:24 PM
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A reason why many drivers opt for crossovers, SUVs, and trucks, as opposed to sedans or hatchbacks, is to be able to tow equipment. Whether you’re looking to take the boat for a weekend fishing trip or help your buddy move with a trailer, it’s important to know how much your vehicle is able to tow. Today, we’re focusing on the Toyota RAV4 and providing you with any details you might need with regards to towing. Read the rest of this entry »

2019 Toyota Corolla vs 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

By blogsadmin | Posted in Comparisons, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Corolla Hatchback on Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at 9:10 PM
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With the recent unveiling of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, many drivers have some questions. Primarily, how is the Corolla Hatchback different from the conventional Corolla? Fortunately, we have some answers for you! Check out some of the main differences between the 2019 Toyota Corolla and Corolla Hatchback below. Read the rest of this entry »

Does the Entune 3.0 App Suite use phone data?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Friday, June 22nd, 2018 at 8:11 PM
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Being able to use up-to-date technology features is one of the best perks of purchasing a new car, let alone a new Toyota model. For some 2018 models and the majority of the 2019 lineup, Toyota has introduced an updated version of Entune: Entune 3.0. The new infotainment system includes some new and refreshed elements, such as Apple CarPlay, navigation options, and more. Much like the Entune system, Entune 3.0 offers an App Suite, allowing drivers to control certain phone apps from the central display screen in their vehicle. But does the App Suite use your phone data? That’s what we’re here to find out. Read the rest of this entry »