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Your Guide to the 2013 Toyota Avalon

Toyota recently unveiled the 2013 Avalon. The mid-sized sedan made its first appearance at the New York International Auto Show. In comparison to previous versions, the 2013 model has a[…]

Cool Car Accessories For Women

Attention women, your car doesn’t have to be boring. The accessories below are great items to organize and spice up the interior of your vehicle. Car Vases A car vase[…]

Why Women Are Better Drivers (Or Are They?)

It’s a hotly contested subject: Who are better drivers, women or men? According to a new study, women are the better drivers. The study titled, Women Are Bad Drivers —[…]

Cool 2012 Toyota Concept Vehicles

We’ve seen some cool Toyota concept vehicles from Toyota this year. At both the North American International Auto Show and the Geneva Motor Show, Toyota unveiled concept cars that we[…]

How to Keep Track of Your Teenage Driver

It’s hard to keep track of teenagers, especially when they have their driver’s license. Thankfully there are some easy ways to keep tabs on that teenage driver. The tips and[…]

Important Hybrid Car Buying Tips

Hybrid cars and SUVs are becoming a popular alternative to vehicles that use standard gasoline engines. With more and more hybrids popping up on the market, selecting the right one[…]

What Is the True Cost of a Car?

Too often, buyers fixate on the sticker price of a vehicle. While it’s important to get a low price, you also need to consider the costs after you drive the[…]

Tips on Selecting Gas Rewards Cards

Gas rewards credit cards are a popular way to save at the pump. These cards allow you to get discounts on gas, vehicle maintenance and more. To find the right[…]

How Your Smartphone Saves on Gas

Gas prices are expected to spike this summer. According to a survey by the U.S. Travel Association, gas prices could significantly affect summer travel. The survey showed if gas prices[…]

How to Save Extra Cash on Auto Repairs

According to CBS News, the average car today is 9.4 years old. A car that is nearly a decade old is going to need some repairs. To help save some[…]

The Very Best Websites for Toyota Owners

There are so many websites that are great for Toyota owners. Many provide top-notch forums and information for owners. Here are a few of our favorite websites for Toyota owners.[…]

What are Reviewers Saying about the 2012 Camry?

Toyota redesigned the Camry for 2012. So how is the new Camry? The reviews are overwhelmingly positive. Here are some highlights from the reviews. Car and Driver says the new[…]

The Truth about Flex-Fuel Vehicles

Have you thought about buying a flex-fuel vehicle? Do you know what one is? To help you understand flex-fuel vehicles, here is what you need to know. Flex-fuel vehicles are[…]

Why the Kelley Blue Book Shouldn’t Be Your Only Car Buying Resource

For years, people have trusted the Kelley Blue Book to help them purchase a vehicle. It’s great resource. However, many people rely too much on this single resource. Here’s why[…]

The 5 Biggest Car Accessory Flops

For every great car accessory idea, there are five that are just plain terrible. Here is our list of some of the biggest car accessory flops of all time. Some[…]

Strange Traffic Laws That Could Land You a Ticket

There are plenty of traffic laws that could leave you scratching your head. Here are some of the most bizarre traffic laws in the United States that could land you[…]

How to Find a Safe Family Car

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently named 15 vehicle models manufactured by Toyota as Top Safety Picks.   The models included the Camry, Corolla, Prius, Tundra and Sienna, among[…]

A Closer Look at the New Prius c

This month, Toyota is expected to roll out the new Prius c. The “c” stands for city. You can see the new Prius model in the video below. So what[…]

Your Guide to Toyota’s New Owner’s Website

Toyota has a new owner’s website called Toyota Owners Beta. For Toyota owners, this website has lots of great features. After you register, you’ll have access to: Service Records Owner’s[…]

Understanding How Consumer Reports Ranks Cars

Many people trust Consumer Reports to help them find the right car, truck or SUV. Most recently, Consumer Reports surveyed Americans on brands and Toyota was recognized as the top[…]

The Top 5 NASCAR Racetracks in the Country

The Daytona 500 is February 26! Forty-three drivers will compete in the “Great American Race.” We’re excited because Toyota Racing will be well represented by Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and[…]

Easy Ways to Protect Your Toyota from Thieves

Did you know that many cars are stolen for their parts? Often times, the most popular stolen cars are older vehicles. That’s because it’s hard to find parts for older[…]

Toyota Scores High in J.D. Power Dependability Study

Great news Toyota owners! Toyota vehicles received high dependability ratings across the board, according to a new J.D. Power and Associates report. In overall brand dependability, three Toyota nameplates were[…]

The Top Toyota Tundra Accessories

The Toyota Tundra is one of the most popular full-sized pickup trucks on the market today! Whether you’re thinking about getting one or you just purchased one, you’re going to[…]

The Truth about Nitrogen Tires

Filling your car’s tires with nitrogen is all the rage right now. Many high-end vehicles have nitrogen in them. But is it better than air? Will all cars eventually make[…]

When to Avoid Buying a Used Car

Because of the slow economy, more and more people are buying used cars instead of new cars. In many cases, buying used is a great way to save money while[…]

Are Aftermarket Parts Safe For Your Toyota?

This is a loaded, but important question. There are plenty of aftermarket parts and accessories for your Toyota. But are they better than Toyota OEM parts and accessories? More importantly,[…]

Our Favorite Toyota Super Bowl Commercials

With the Super Bowl this weekend, we thought we’d share some of our favorite Toyota Super Bowl commercials. You’ll see the new “reinvented” Camry, Eli Manning and angry badgers in[…]

How to Decide Which Prius is Right for You

The Toyota Prius sure has changed since it first went on sale in 1997. Toyota has sold millions of these hybrid vehicles and has introduced several model variations. These models[…]

The Best Car Accessories To Keep You Warm This Winter

If there’s one thing that people hate about winter it’s being cold. Whether it’s scraping ice of your windshield or waiting for the heater in your car to warm up,[…]

How To Select The Right Snow Tires

Finding the right set of snow tires can be a difficult process, especially if it’s your first time. To help you find the right snow tires for your Toyota, we[…]

The Best Toyota Vehicles For Large Families

When it comes to finding the right vehicle for your family, Toyota has plenty of options. Here are some of our favorite Toyota vehicles that are great for families. These[…]

How To Find Cheap Toyota OEM Parts

There’s a myth about Toyota OEM parts that needs to be corrected. Many people think that OEM parts are too expensive for their car or truck. This is NOT true.[…]

The Best Features In The 2012 Camry

There’s been a lot of buzz about the new 2012 Camry and the noise is well merited. The new 2012 Toyota Camry has been redesigned and there are a lot[…]

The Best Forums To Talk About Your Toyota

Online forums are a great place to talk about your Toyota with other owners and enthusiasts. If you have questions about a repair or need a recommendation about genuine Toyota[…]

The Best Accessories For Your Toyota Sienna

If you’re looking for a great family vehicle, you can’t go wrong with the Toyota Sienna. It’s won Motor Trend’s Minivan Comparison Test and has some of the best power,[…]

Understanding Your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Your vehicle identification number, also known as your VIN, is something you may have to dig up from time to time. It’s a 17-digit unique serial number that identifies your[…]

7 Winter Driving Tips To Keep You Safe

Winter is one of the most dangerous times to drive. That’s according to Forbes Magazine. To help keep you safe, follow these winter driving safety tips. Drive the Speed Limit[…]

How To Protect Your Toyota In Long-Term Storage

Do you have to put your Toyota in long-term storage? If so, you’ll want to follow the tips outlined in this post. Your Toyota will be ready to roll when[…]

Toyota Gets High Marks For Not Needing Service

Toyota recently got high grades from CarMD for having the fewest and the least expensive repairs among all automakers. According to CBS Money Watch, the 2009 Toyota Corolla had the[…]

Toyotas You Just Don’t See In The USA

In the good old USA, we’re used to seeing the Toyota Camry, the Corolla, Prius and Tundra on our roadways. But in other parts of the world, there are other[…]

The Top 10 Toyota SUV Accessories

If you’re looking for some great Toyota accessories for your Rav4, 4Runner, FJ Cruiser or Highlander, consider these top 10 Toyota SUV accessories. 1. Carpet Floor Mats – Protect your[…]

How To Eliminate Awful Smells From Your Vehicle

There’s nothing worse and more embarrassing than having a vehicle with a foul smell in its interior. If you’ve tried air fresheners and you just can’t get rid of the[…]

How To Tell It’s Time For New Tires

Do you know how to tell when it’s time for new tires on your car, truck or SUV? Driving on a set of bald tires is dangerous, especially when there’s[…]

How To Avoid Crashing Your Toyota

No one wants to get into a car accident. Injuries, vehicle damages and insurance claims aren’t fun. If you want to avoid a car accident, you need to follow these[…]

The Top Holiday Gifts For Toyota Owners

Having trouble getting a family member or a friend a holiday gift? If they own a Toyota, you may want to consider Toyota accessories. Here are some of the best[…]

The Top 5 Android Apps For Your Toyota

Android smartphones are very popular smartphones. The odds are that you may even own one yourself. If you own an Android smartphone, you’ll want to have the apps listed below[…]

The Top Ways To De-Ice Your Car

In a lot of parts of this country, it’s starting to get a little frosty and frigid. When the temperature begins to drop, it’s time to dust off that ice[…]

Oil Filter Comparison Determines Wix, K&N and Toyota Make Best Oil Filters

Oil Filter Study Commissioned by Olathe Toyota Parts Studies More than Twelve Oil Filter Brands and Only Recommends Three Olathe, KS – Wix, K&N and Toyota make the best quality[…]

How To Use Facebook To Find A New Car

Social media websites such as Facebook aren’t just for online socializing anymore. Facebook can help you with your purchasing decisions. You may have never thought of this, but Facebook can[…]