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Toyota Partnership for Technology
In the heart of the Silicon Valley, Toyota held a press conference announcing an incredible partnership among itself, Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Also playing a lead role in the partnership is Dr. Gill Pratt, a former program manager at the Defense Advanced Projects Agency (DARPA). Together, the team will work together to give people with mobility issues an easier and safer way to get around. The idea is that at some point, artificial intelligence developed by the Toyota team will be able to make life-improving changes to people’s daily lives. To accomplish this goal, Toyota Motor Corporation will be investing $50 million dollars over the next five years.
Listen to SiriusXM for Free
Among the available infotainment systems in the automotive industry, the Toyota Entune system is one of the most widely distributed to an entire roster. The system is Toyota’s way of combining several functions into a one unit. From a single touch-screen, owners can link smartphones via Bluetooth, obtain navigation information and listen to SiriusXM satellite radio. It this last one that we are most interested in today. Until Sept. 8 you can listen to SiriusXM for free, with no strings attached, on most versions of the Toyota Entune system. Some older models may not be able to use the free trial. (more…)
Labor Day Bonus offer in Naperville, IL
Toyota of Naperville is helping people in our area have a different reason to celebrate the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend. While many people will be seeing parades or go on one last trip, Toyota of Naperville sales professionals will be ready to help people save even more money on the sale or lease of the remaining inventory of new 2015 models of the Toyota Camry, Toyota Camry Hybrid and the Toyota RAV4. Qualified buyers will be able to take advantage of an additional $500 bonus on top of any offers or incentives that are already in place on any of those vehicles. The Labor Day Bonus Offer in Naperville, IL runs through the end of business on Sept. 8. (more…)
Our friends over at Lexus Research and Development have done it again. They have developed an almost entirely new technology that has the potential to revolutionize the transportation industry on every level. Back in June, Lexus released a video that got the internet buzzing with video of a real-life hoverboard being used and tested in a laboratory. Lexus and a pair of high-tech research firms from Germany have taken this Lexus hoverboard technology to the next logical step, outdoors. The team rigged a skate park with the needed infrastructure to allow a group of pro skaters the chance to be Marty McFly, minus a chase by a member of the ne’er-do-well Tannen family. (more…)
Toyota rental in Naperville, IL
Toyota of Naperville is happy to offer a full host of services that might not be available at every Toyota dealer in the area. One of those programs is Toyota rental in Naperville, IL. This is a very affordable option for people that are perfectly happy for their current vehicles, but have the short term need for something a little different. Toyota Rent A Car offers almost every vehicle for sale on the Toyota of Naperville as a rental option. Additionally, most people would be surprised to learn that the rate for renting these Toyota vehicles is more than competitive from competing traditional rental vehicle outlets. (more…)
Cheapest gas prices in Naperville, IL
One of the most important pieces of information a vehicle owner needs to know is where to find the cheapest gas prices in Naperville, IL. After all, it doesn’t matter how much technology or style is built into a Toyota car, truck or SUV found at Toyota of Naperville if there is no gas in the tank. Granted, the dealership carries several hybrid models that will require fewer trips to the gas station, but still require stops there nonetheless. To help find the cheapest gas prices possible, the Toyota of Naperville Blog has found the best smartphone applications for that purpose which have been suggested by an article from CNN Money. You should be able to find all, or most, of these apps for iPhone and Android. (more…)
Free 2015 Lollapalooza tickets
There are a number of exciting things underway at Toyota of Naperville. At this point in the summer, things can get very muddled with everyone vying for your attention with new shows, attractions, sales and the like. With that, the Toyota of Naperville Blog would like to remind you that you can still sign up for free tickets to Lollapalooza 2015 and Toyota leasing sale that features more than half of Toyota of Naperville inventory. One lucky person could find an outstanding new lease on a Toyota vehicle and drive a friend to Grant Park to see one of the hundreds of acts performing at this year’s Lollapalooza. (more…)
New Toyota Commercials
Over the past year or so, Toyota has done a very admirable job of making some very compelling commercials. In fact, one of the most popular posts on the Toyota of Naperville Blog has been the introduction ad campaign with the new Toyota Camry commercials. Since then, Toyota has been putting more and more ads on its various YouTube channels. To show you how Toyota is not only a global leader in the production of highly reliable vehicles, but also knowing when to turn introspective as well as having fun, we have picked three videos to illustrate these ideas. (more…)
Toyota Crash Testing
Automakers like Toyota are constantly building a portion of its fleet of vehicles with the sole purpose of smashing them into other objects. Since it would be more than somewhat dangerous to have humans in these destroyed vehicles, the job has fallen to the venerable crash test dummy. It is truly unfair to call these human analogs, dummies. Toyota engineers have been able to glean more than enough information from these valuable tools to design a few generations-worth of some of the safest cars on the road today. Even with all of the advanced testing technology available, there still have been some limitations during Toyota crash testing sessions.
Are you new to Toyota?
Shopping for a new car, truck or SUV is a daunting venture, even for the most seasoned of consumers. There is an advertisement for a new vehicle on the television or radio, and now online, everywhere you look. If you haven’t considered taking home a new Toyota vehicle, Toyota of Naperville would like the chance to show you what we have to offer. Not only are Toyota vehicles, like the Corolla and Camry among the most popular in our area, but they are among the most popular options in the entire country. Overall, Toyota vehicles are known the world over for being highly affordable, highly fuel-efficient and highly reliable. Toyota of Naperville takes those easy-to-digest ideas and adds a level of customer service that is unmatched in the automotive industry. If you are new to Toyota and everything we have to offer, stop by our showroom and take a look for yourself.