Building Toyotas with Aluminum
Toyota Motor Corporation has long been on the cutting edge of vehicle design. Just recently the company announced that they will be moving from using steel as the primary material for their vehicles to building Toyotas with aluminum. Plans are still very much in the early stages of being worked out. This big announcement comes on the heels of another ambitious plan to bring cutting edge safety systems to every vehicle in the Toyota lineup. The next few years are going to be a very busy time for Toyota engineers and a very exciting time to be a Toyota customer. Read the rest of this entry »
Vision GT in Gran Turismo 6
If you have been following along with the Toyota of Naperville Blog for the last couple of weeks and months, you may have noticed that we are really excited about the development of the Toyota FT-1 concept vehicle. While there is still zero timeline available for when it or anything vehicle that could be developed from the FT-1 will be available, you can now drive it virtually. That’s right, the FT-1 concept vehicle is available, right now, for download as the Vision GT in Gran Turismo 6 on Playstation 3. Many of our co-workers, and their kids, have been eagerly awaiting this vehicle to arrive on the video game consoles. Read the rest of this entry »
2015 Toyota SUVs for sale in Naperville, IL,
It is not a mistake or an accident that the stock of 2015 Toyota SUVs for sale in Naperville, IL at Toyota of Naperville are among the most popular and sought after models in the class of the automotive industry. By and large, each one is built with levels of reliability and safety that other automakers simply can’t grasp. As the rest of the 2015 class of Toyota vehicles continue to roll into our showroom, Toyota crossover SUVs like the 2015 Toyota Highlander and 2015 Toyota RAV4 continue to assert their dominance. Both vehicles have largely only received a few subtle changes for the 2015 model-year, however they are still excellent examples of some of the best Toyota engineering on the road today.
2015 Toyota trucks for sale in Naperville, IL
Anybody in the area of Toyota of Naperville who has been holding out for the latest versions of 2015 Toyota trucks for sale in Naperville, IL are in luck. The 2015 Toyota Tundra and 2015 Toyota Tacoma are both available in our showroom and ready for you check out and drive home. Toyota trucks have come along way in the last few years, especially the Tundra that is coming of a revolutionary redesign from the 2014 model-year where the truck was essentially reinvented. The 2015 Tacoma has been a leader in the mid-size pickup truck segment of the industry for a long time but must and has been upgraded to meet the challenges from some competitors that are bringing their version of a mid-size truck back to market.
2015 Toyota Sienna in Naperville, IL
We’ve said it before several times and we’ll continue to say it until it isn’t true: The minivan vehicle platform is the most efficient way to move a large number of people and/or cargo in the passenger vehicle world of the automobile industry. And when it comes to the one of the best minivans you can find, you don’t need to look any farther than the 2015 Toyota Sienna in Naperville, IL that is currently available at Toyota of Naperville. In addition to being the best possible choice for a large family constantly moving, the 2015 Sienna has received a number of top notch technology improvements to broaden its lead over the rest of its industry segment.
Toyota expanding safety systems
Toyota has long history of building some of the safest vehicles on the road with eight models that have received a five-star crash test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration or was a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Using the most advanced techniques in manufacturing for distributing the force of a crash around the passenger cabin as well as in introduction of airbags have saved an untold amount of lives. As outstanding as these safety developments are, the next generation of Toyota safety technology will be designed to prevent crashes from happening in first place. Read the rest of this entry »
Second day of Chase Grid Live
Yesterday (Sept. 10) was the kickoff of the Chase Grid Live event sponsored by Toyota. Judging from the photos from the official Twitter account of Toyota Racing, it was a hit. Fans seemed equally interested in the various displays of Toyota Racing technology as they were captivated by the performance from Grace Potter and The Nocturnals. The free event continues through today at 401 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago. The rest of the events promise to be just as impressive for the second day of Chase Grid Live events. Read the rest of this entry »
Toyota Urban Utility Concept
Toyota vehicles are always at the top of the list with qualities like affordability, reliability and fuel-economy. We can now add futuristic design to that list; at least where Toyota concept vehicles are concerned. Currently the Toyota concept vehicle that has us captivated is the FT-1 in Red or Graphite or any other color they choose to tease us with next. Toyota’s Calty Design Research team in California have impressed us once again with their latest futuristic design. It is another high-performance looking sports car? Nope, it’s a van; a cargo van at that. Even though the newly unveiled Toyota Urban Utility Concept is meant to be a workhorse, it certainly is eye-catching. Read the rest of this entry »
Find the right car seat
Few events in life bring a volume of emotions like the birth of a baby. Everyone loves a baby. There is something about a new life that has clean slate that is just so perfect and pure. Also, if you can’t have a little fun shopping for baby stuff, you must be some kind of monster. One of the most important things new parents, grandparents and caregivers need is a proper car seat. There is a shocking statistic floating around out there that a disturbing amount of car seats are improperly installed and ill-fitting for children. Don’t worry, we are here to help you find the right car seat for the new little one in your life. Read the rest of this entry »
Toyota Camry trunk lid
The Toyota Camry is, without question, one of the best-selling vehicles in the Toyota sedan family as well as in the automotive industry as a whole. Toyota has earned its reputation for building some of the world’s safest and most reliable vehicles by having one of the industry’s most rigorous quality assurance protocols. Even with all of the various systems, checks and balances in place sometimes some things slip through the cracks. It has become known that some Toyota Camry trunk lid problems have cropped up. In order to make this right with customers, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A will be offering Camry owners, a Warranty Enhancement Package. It is important to note, this is NOT a recall notice.