Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2017 Toyota 86 Test Drive Review

With the official exit of the Scion brand, the outstanding Scion FR-S has also been laid to rest. Well, not exactly. Toyota is taking most of its Scion vehicles and bringing them over to the Toyota brand and the FR-S is one of them. Known as the Toyota 86, the rear-wheel-drive sports car zooms into 2017 with the same fun-to-drive dynamics and sports car mechanics that won’t disappoint at its price point. The Toyota 86 has been known by that name in other markets outside the United States since it…

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2017 Toyota Prius Prime Test Drive Review

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the word prius means “something that precedes or takes precedence.” You might think that’s an ironic name for Toyota’s green machine, considering it first arrived in the automotive marketplace in the late 1990s – decades after Toyota had produced several generations of Camrys, Corollas, and Supras. However, thinking about the definition of prius in a different way will make it make sense. The first Toyota Prius came out before hybrids were popular. The Prius has become such a beloved vehicle that Toyota has gone from…

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2017 Toyota Corolla iM Test Drive Review

There’s no denying the Toyota Corolla is a force to be reckoned with in the compact sedan segment, but where the Corolla can boast being the world’s best-selling nameplate, many of its competitors have become enthusiast icons. The 2017 Toyota Corolla iM brings some much-needed edginess to the Corolla lineup. The market for compact hatchbacks has grown in popularity since the Toyota Matrix disappeared in 2013, but the introduction of the 2016 Scion iM gave most Toyota showrooms a worthy vehicle for this segment. With the Scion brand being phased…

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Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2017 Toyota Prius Test Drive Review

After 20 years in production, the Toyota Prius has become a global icon for hybrid electric vehicles, but last year’s introduction of the four-generation Prius gave this fuel-sipping hatchback major improvements to style and handling. Although the standard 2017 Toyota Prius liftback carries over with no changes, the Prius lineup does get the advanced and ultra-efficient Prius Prime plug-in, which we’ll be testing in the near future. For now, though, our first seat time with the current hybrid is with the mid-level 2017 Toyota Prius Four loaded up with all…

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2017 Toyota Camry Test Drive Review

There are many reasons why the Toyota Camry has been the best-selling sedan in the U.S. for the last 14 years, but styling and performance haven’t always been at the top of the list. The 2017 Toyota Camry XSE V6 fixes all that! With its aggressive look and bigger engine, the 2017 Toyota Camry XSE V6 is the cure for the common family sedan, and I recently put Toyota’s bread-and-butter sedan through its paces during a 1,000+-mile family road trip. Such an adventure tests the limits of any car when…

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