You’ve decided that you want to purchase a new vehicle, but there are so many options out there. How do you know where to start? We suggest you start by looking at the Toyota lineup. From its innovative safety technologies to its eco-friendly models, Toyota is a solid choice for families. Here, we look at some of the reasons why you should buy a Toyota for your family.
Top-notch safety features. Safety is a top priority at Toyota,
which is why many of its vehicles come standard with active safety features.
This includes the Toyota Safety Sense™ packages, which offer driver-assistance
technologies like a Blind Spot Monitor, Lane Departure Alert, a Pre-Collision
System, and more.
Stay connected with ease. The majority of Toyota models come
standard with a version of the Toyota Entune™ technology. This infotainment
system utilizes smart apps and connective services to make it easy to stay
connected on the go. From music streaming to getting directions to your destination,
there are a multitude of ways this technology can help make your life easier.
Going green made easy. Toyota has been a leader in the
eco-friendly powertrain arena since it introduced its first hybrid engine
decades ago. Now, the Japanese carmaker continues this tradition, offering
innovative powertrains that offer both performance and fuel efficiency. Whether
you opt for one of the Toyota Hybrid models or simply a gasoline-powered
version that will save you money at the pump, you can’t go wrong with this
brand’s green performance lineup.
shopping for a new vehicle, it’s likely you want a car that’s the best of the
best – and what better way to judge a vehicle than by the awards it has
received? If you happen to be looking for a midsize sedan, then look no further
than the Toyota Camry. This car has earned many accolades over the past few
years. Here are just a few of its more recent ones.
2019 IIHS Top Safety Pick
Safety is a top priority for Toyota, which is why it should come as no surprise that the 2019 Toyota Camry was recently given the title of Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS). Winning vehicles must earn ‘good’ ratings for five of the six crashworthiness tests the IIHS puts them through and an ‘acceptable’ or higher on the newest passenger-side small overlap front crash test.
2019 Canadian Black Book Best Retained Value
The Toyota Camry was recently awarded the top spot in the midsize car segment in the Canadian Black Book Best Retained Value Awards. This is the fourth year in a row that the Camry has been honoured with this award in its segment. To earn this award, a vehicle must demonstrate its ability to keep its value over the course of four years.
To learn more about the Toyota Camry, browse our inventory and contact the team here at High River Toyota.
Despite increased competition from segment newcomers, the Toyota Tacoma continues to lead the midsize truck segment thanks to superior performance, styling, and features. The 2020 Toyota Tacoma will boast a number of new upgrades that should keep it at the head of the pack.
The 2020 Tacoma ushers in the third generation of this
efficient and advanced pickup. As part of this new generation, the Tacoma will
boasts a new grille design and wheel design on almost all trims. Toyota has
also upgraded the multimedia system, now with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
smartphone integration for easy access to apps on the go, as well as Amazon
TRD Pro models in particular will get a number of new
features, including a sequential LED headlights, a new wheel design, and a new
exclusive Army Green colour. Inside, TRD models get new 10-way power seats and
Smart Key functionality.
TRD Pro models aren’t the only Tacoma grades to get specific
upgrades for 2020. The Tacoma SR model, for example, gets an intermittent wiper
and new grille design, as well as a larger touchscreen (7 inches). Tacoma SR5
models get a new 160-inch dark satin wheel colour and upgraded fabric design for
The Toyota RAV4 revolutionized the crossover segment when it first joined Toyota’s lineup, and now the 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid seeks to be just as groundbreaking. The RAV4 Hybrid is available across five models and delivers best-in-class fuel economy from the 2.5-litre Dynamic Force four-cylinder Atkinson Cycle Engine, which makes 219 net horsepower. Specifically, this engine delivers 5.8 L/100km in the city, 6.3 on the highway, and 6.0 combined.
“As we launch this all-new, sporty and advanced RAV4 Hybrid,
it’s easier than ever for Canadians to embrace the future of the automobile,” remarked
Cyril Dimitris, Vice President, Toyota Canada Inc. “With competitive and
affordable pricing on the 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid line-up, we addressed any
reservations that Canadian drivers may have on paying a premium for hybrid
The lineup of RAV4 Hybrid models includes the following:
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid LE: Comes standard with a 7-inch display audio system with
Entune 3.0 Audio, as well as Toyota Safety Sense 2.0.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XLE: Adds 17-inch alloy wheels, a power back door, a
power moonroof, projector LED headlamps, and a heated leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE: Offers sporty performance thanks to 18-inch alloy
wheels, a sport-tuned suspension, and more.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE with Technology Package: Adds a number of
technologies to the XSE grade, including a nine-speaker JBL Premium audio
system with Clarify technology.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Limited: Adds numerous luxury features, including chrome
exterior door handles, hands-free gesture power back door, and heated and
ventilated front seats.