The 2017 Toyota 86 already speaks to the sports car crowd. Its 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder DOHC engine shells out the 205 horsepower and up to 156 lb-ft of torque to zoom us round Chicago, Schaumburg, Glenview, and Park Ridge, and with a rear-wheel drivetrain and paddle shifter-equipped 6-speed auto transmission to keep the ride smooth using Dynamic Rev Management. 6-way driver and…
These days, Toyota has a hybrid model for practically every need and use. Those who are looking for an excellent, efficient city driver have several versions of the Prius to choose from, while those looking for a compact or midsize SUV have the RAV4 and Highlander on their side. In fact, so many people have chosen these models that Toyota is celebrating 10 million hybrid models sold.
The fact that an all-new Camry will be arriving for the 2018 model year is technically old news. But then again, the excitement surrounding a new model launch comes in two parts—the elation from the unveiling, followed by the steady trickle of information that comes after. So far, what we’ve learned makes us even more excited to get behind the wheel.
Safety is of the utmost importance on the Chicago roads. If an incident happens, how confident are you that your vehicle will protect you? If you're a 2017 Toyota Highlander driver, you're very confident. The IIHS has named the Highlander a Top Safety Pick Plus, the highest safety rating.
What sets the Highlander apart from other top safety rating earners? Unlike most vehicles that require optional equipment to meet the top criteria for safety, the Highlander earned its spot using only equipment that comes standard.
We're always looking for ways to make your daily commute throughout Chicago more fuel efficient. Aside from trying a bunch of different driving or maintenance techniques, the best way to improve your fuel economy is to upgrade to a hybrid. Like the 2017 Toyota Prius, recently named the 2017 Eco-Friendly Car of the Year by Cars.com.
The Toyota Concept-i, introduced at CES 2017 and hatched by the innovative minds at the Toyota CALTY design center, is in the process of measuring consumers’ emotional responses to the places in which they drive, employing a super in-vehicle butler of sorts called “Yui” who is a virtual driving assistant of futuristic proportions. The Toyota Concept-i vehicle aims to forge new pathways in the relationship between driver and car.
Yui At Your Service
With the launch of Toyota Entune 3.0, exciting new multimedia enhancements are now available throughout the Toyota lineup. Toyota announced the debut of the latest-generation Entune system at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this January. Consumers can now enjoy a heightened level of control and capability, thanks to an abundance of brand-new innovations. Find out more about the wealth of cool apps, mobile connectivity, Wi-Fi hotspot access, and much more.
How far would you go to save the environment? In the upcoming 2017 Prius Prime, you can go up to 640 miles on a single tank of gas and fully-charged battery.
Toyota boldly declares the Prius Prime "the most efficient car in America," and Kelley Blue Book has taken notice. Each year, KBB highlights models that provide the greatest value in terms of cost and driver satisfaction in the Best…
Prior to this year’s SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Toyota called on four master automotive builders to craft “Extreme” takes on some popular Toyota models. Among the vehicles Toyota rolled out to display at SEMA were these four extreme machines: