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  • Whether you are shopping for your first truck or looking for an upgrade this year, consider your search over, because the 2017 Tundra has arrived and there has never been a truck like it. Here we will look at a few of the many reasons why your next truck should be a 2017 Toyota Tundra. Always connected This brilliantly designed vehicle has everything modern drivers want and need to thrive, regardless of whether you are commuting to and from work or heading across the country on an adventure. You’ll get a user-friendly audio system that features Bluetooth functionality; a suite ...

  • If you are in the market for a vehicle that is powerful, safe, stylish, comfortable, and designed to thrive in even the most challenging conditions, do yourself a favour and take a good long look at the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. This beast of a vehicle won’t just meet your needs; it will blow your expectations clear out of the water, so take a deep breath and prepare to meet your new favourite ride. True power The 2017 Toyota Tacoma boasts a 2.7L 16 valve 4-cylinder engine that will get you anywhere and back drama-free. Paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission, ...

  • Toyota has long been known as one of the world’s most family-friendly automakers; however, the 2017 Sequoia has raised the bar to a whole new level. If you have a large and active family and are looking for a vehicle that is as stylish and modern as you are, prepare to meet your new favourite ride. This is a brief look at what makes the 2017 Toyota Sequoia such an incredible vehicle. Head-turning design One look at the 2017 Sequoia and you’ll know you are in for something special, as every inch of this stunning vehicle is designed to impress. ...

  • Never one to rest on their laurels, Toyota has sent a clear signal that it intends on charging into 2017 and beyond by unveiling an array of new and improved powertrain units. Here we will take a closer look at why Toyota’s recent announcement has the auto industry very, very excited. 2.5L Direct-injection Inline 4-cylinder Gas Engine Toyota describes its new line of internal-combustion power plants as their “Dynamic Force Engines” and by combining a variable control system with high speed combustion technology this incredible new unit achieves truly stunning levels of thermal efficiency. The result is a quieter engine ...

  • For too long families have been forced to compromise when it came to investing in a new vehicle; thanks to Toyota, those days are finally over. If you have a large family and are tired of settling for second best, prepare to meet your new favourite ride – the 2017 Toyota Sienna. Power plus The 2017 Sienna has more than enough power to get you wherever you want or need to go. It features a 3.5L 24-valve 6-cylinder engine that pairs beautifully with an 8-speed automatic transmission, which together generates 296 horsepower and 263 lb/ft. of torque. You’ll also benefit ...

  • Just when you thought Toyota couldn’t raise the bar any further they have created a crossover vehicle that ticks every box several times over. The 2016 Toyota Venza looks great, feels amazing and will make getting 5 people from A to B your new favourite thing to do. Let’s take a look at a few of the many highlights. Stay connected in comfort From the moment you step inside your new Venza you will be relaxed, comfortable and in control, as every inch has been meticulously crafted for pure driving enjoyment. The driver’s seat features 8-way power adjustability, every seat ...

  • If you are tired of driving ordinary vehicles and want to treat yourself to something special this year, your timing couldn’t be any better, because the 2017 Toyota 86 has just been released and there has never been a vehicle quite like it. Let’s take a look at what many experts are already calling the 2017 Car of the Year. It’s okay to stare One look at the new Toyota 86 and you will know you are in for something special. Its low stance, sleek lines and muscular design combine beautifully with 17” aluminum alloy wheels and high performance tires ...

  • Even the most hard core trail blazers need the right support to get where they need to go and nothing matters more than your vehicle. Make sure that you are ready, willing and able to take on those epic missions you have in mind by investing in a ride that can handle anything, and none are better equipped than the 2017 Toyota RAV4. Power meets efficiency No longer do adventure-lovers need to choose between power and efficiency, because the 2017 RAV4 provides all of the power you will want and need while minimizing your impact on the environment. Backed by ...

  • If you do most of your driving in the city, like to head out of town occasionally, and are looking for a vehicle that is as stylish and modern as you are, consider the 2017 Toyota Yaris Hatchback to be right up your alley. Here we will look at some of the many reasons why the new Yaris is set to be one of Toyota’s most popular vehicles of 2017. Control through every corner The Yaris isn’t just a high quality vehicle at an incredible price; this zippy little ride is also a whole lot of fun to drive. It ...

  • Looking for a ride that boasts head-turning style, award-winning value, and a driving experience that will redefine your idea of a good time? If so, prepare to meet the only vehicle you will ever want or need again. Here we will look at what makes the 2017 Camry one of Toyota’s best releases to date. Total comfort Smooth, quiet and ergonomically designed, this remarkable vehicle features soft touch materials, state-of-the-art climate control, as well as ample head, leg and shoulder room for your entire crew. 60/40 split folding seats provide the ultimate in versatility, as you can configure your ride ...

  • If you are the type of person who spends their life in the thick of the action, the 2016 Toyota Tundra was made for people just like you. Here we will look at a few of the many reasons why there has never been a vehicle quite like the new Tundra. Plenty of power The 2016 Tundra comes backed by your choice of two powerful engines, each of which is ready, willing and able to handle even the most epic missions. The 4.6L i-FORCE V8 cranks out 310 horsepower and 327 lb/ft. of torque, while the beefy 5.7L i-FORCE V8 ...

  • If you are in the market for a vehicle that won’t compromise on power, performance or safety, consider the 2016 Toyota Tacoma. This award-winning vehicle is tough, reliable and offers unbeatable value for money; in fact, the Tacoma recently took out Vincentric’s Best Value in Canada Award for the 5th year running in the Small Pick Up category. Here we will look at what makes the 2016 Tacoma such an amazing vehicle. As much power as you want The 2016 Tacoma is available in your choice of two powerful engine options. A 2.7L 4-cylinder DOHC engine comes standard, offering 159 ...

  • It seems that barely a week goes by without Toyota receiving some new award, title or recognition and they were at it again earlier this month at the 2016 Vincentric Best Value Awards. Here we will look at what the Vincentric awards are all about as well as at Toyota’s latest round of success.   Who is Vincentric? Vincentric is an independent body that specialises in data analysis relating to the auto industry with a strong focus on providing knowledge and insight into the true cost associated with owning a vehicle. Their annual Best Value awards are widely considered to ...

  • You don’t need to be an avid car enthusiast or a trained mechanic to care for your vehicle properly, especially considering that your owner’s manual has all the information you could ever want or need to know. Here we will look at 9 of the many reasons to get to know your owner’s manual this year. Warranty information It is good to know what is and isn’t covered on your vehicle in case an issue arises and your manual has all of the fine print regarding every warranty. You’d be wise to familiarise yourself with those various policies sooner rather ...

  • Toyota has been on the cutting edge of vehicle safety advancements for generations and in 2011 they unveiled one of their greatest ever achievements – the Toyota Star Safety System. Consisting of a suite of 6 highly advanced accident avoidance technologies, this remarkable system is now standard in every new Toyota; here we will take a closer look at what makes it so special. Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Toyota’s Anti-lock Braking System helps keep you and your vehicle safe under even emergency braking conditions by pulsing brake pressure to each of your wheels at a fraction of a second apart. ...

  • The 5th annual AJAC EcoRun was held last week and, as always, it showcased a huge range of impressive vehicles from across the eco-friendly spectrum; however, one vehicle well and truly stole the show – the hydrogen-powered 2016 Toyota Mirai. Making its Canadian debut, the Mirai was recently crowned World Green Car of the Year and led a stunning Toyota contingent to this year’s run that included the highly-touted 2016 Prius and long-awaited 2016 RAV4 Hybrid. Let’s take a closer look at what EcoRun is all about as well as a few of the highlights from this year’s much-anticipated event. ...

  • There is no better way to celebrate spring than to round up your gang, leave the daily grind behind and head off on an awesome road trip; however, for that epic adventure to be memorable for all the right reasons you need to be prepared. For best results, start planning early and keep the following check-list in mind. Get a tune up Regardless of how far you plan on driving over the course of your trip ensure that all is well with your ride before you head off. Having your vehicle serviced isn’t just a smart way to spot and ...

  • Modern vehicles are equipped with a wealth of high tech features that make driving safer and easier than ever and thanks to the latest in mobile app development your smartphone can now get in on the act as well. The following are just a few of the many amazing apps available nowadays, most of which are free, so take your driving experience to a whole new level this year by letting your phone play a more active role in every trip. Waze Never again will you be caught off guard by unexpected delays on the road because with this clever ...

  • Toyota has long been known as a trailblazer in the world of auto manufacturing, particularly when it comes to hybrids, so it should come as no surprise that their latest release hasn’t just broken the mould, it has absolutely smashed it. Recently unveiled at the 2016 New York International Auto Show, the 2017 Prius Prime is easily the most high tech and sophisticated hybrid ever released, so forget everything you think you know about hybrids because this revolutionary ride is unlike any other.  Off-the-charts efficiency The new Prime offers truly incredible fuel efficiency, so whether you are looking to save ...

  • Toyota vehicles have taken home more than their fair share of awards over the years, having been recognised for everything from their safety and durability to their style and value, so when two major industry awards were recently announced it was no surprise to see Toyota dominate yet again. These two widely respected awards both look at a vehicle’s ability to retain its value (a quality that every savvy driver should be looking for when shopping for their next vehicle) so if you are in the market for a new ride you’d be wise to examine the following results carefully.  ...

  • Introducing the 2016 Avalon Now and then a vehicle comes along and raises the bar; however, 2016 Avalon has more than just reached new heights, it has redefined what a quality vehicle can and should be. This amazing new Toyota delivers head-turning style, premium comfort, and industry leading performance, all while offering remarkable value for money. Here we will look at a few of the many highlights of the 2016 Toyota Avalon. Power and efficiency Equipped with a 3.5L V6 engine that generates an impressive 268 horsepower, the new Avalon is ready for just about anything. Its aerodynamic design, advanced ...

  • If you are looking for a vehicle that has the style of a luxury car, the capacity of a minivan and all of the latest high tech capabilities you could hope for, the 2016 Toyota Highlander is that ride you have been dreaming of. This impressive vehicle offers the ultimate in an all-round performance and provides value for money that is second to none; the following are just a few of the many highlights. Room for family and friends Toyota understands that sometimes your vehicle needs to accommodate a few extra people and the 2016 Highlander makes this easy with ...

  • If you are looking to boost your vehicle’s performance there are plenty of easy ways to do so, many of which will require very little time, money or effort. Here we will take a brief look at a few sure-fire ways to get more from whatever you drive this year. Maintenance matters Care and maintenance are essential for any vehicle to run smoothly for long and paying regular visits to your mechanic provides a fantastic opportunity to ensure that all is well, so never miss a tune up. Washing your ride on a regular basis is another important part of ...

  • Investing in a new vehicle can be a wise financial move, though it is important that you are safeguarding that important asset by providing as much protection for it as possible. Let’s take a brief look at a few of the many great ways to ensure that your new ride is well protected and looking its best for as long as possible. Mats or liners Wet, muddy or snow covered shoes and boots can take a serious toll on a vehicle’s interior, leading to mold, mildew or even permanent damage; however, investing in protective mats or liners can make a ...

  • For over 80 years Toyota has been building quality vehicles designed to keep you and your passengers safe and the recently released IIHS Safety Picks show that Toyota continues to be at the forefront of vehicle safety. Here we will take a brief look at who the IIHS is and which Toyotas were recognised for 2016. Who is the IIHS? The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a US-based non-profit organisation that has been around since 1959 and they are funded by some of the auto industry’s biggest insurance bodies. Every year the IIHS conducts a series of comprehensive ...

  • Reasons to buy a Toyota in 2016 Make 2016 a year to remember for all the right reasons by investing in a vehicle that can keep up with you and your busy lifestyle and nothing compares to the all-around performance you get from a Toyota. Whether you are looking for your first Toyota or are interested in upgrading an older model, there has never been a better time to do so and the following are just some of the many reasons why you will love your new Toyota. Durable Toyota has long been famous for the durability of its vehicles ...

  • Winter is almost here again which means that the roads are about to get crazy, especially if you live in Manitoba where the conditions can get dangerous incredibly quickly; however, staying safe this winter doesn’t have to mean hibernating at home, particularly if your Toyota is primed and ready to handle anything. The following tips will help keep you and your beloved vehicle safe all winter long. Get a tune up Winter can sure be tough on a vehicle, but a pre-winter tune up will have your Toyota raring to go regardless of how low the temperatures plummet. All those ...