Toyota Highlander Featured Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2018 Toyota Highlander SE AWD Test Drive Review

I can say with confidence I haven’t been inside a Toyota Highlander since the second-generation model, which came out well before 2010. Interestingly enough, since then, the Toyota Highlander has grown to become one of the best vehicles in its segment. But I just never had the opportunity (and now I would say the “privilege”) to drive the third-generation model. So you can imagine my interest being peaked when I found out I’d get to spend some time with the 2018 Toyota Highlander. As a single male with no kids,…

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2018 Toyota RAV4 Featured Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2018 Toyota RAV4 Platinum Test Drive Review

The Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue and Honda CR-V are to passenger vehicles what the Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado and RAM 1500 are to trucks: they dominate the market. Last year was huge for compact crossovers, and as more buyers flock to crossovers, that trend doesn’t seem to be slowing anytime soon. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 faces some stiff competition, though, from CUVs like the CR-V and Rogue as well as the Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, Jeep Cherokee, VW Tiguan, Hyundai Tucson and Mazda CX-5. Of course, Toyota is credited with…

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2018 Toyota CH-R XLE Premium Featured Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2018 Toyota CH-R XLE Premium Test Drive Review

There is no doubt that subcompact crossovers are taking over the world. When you take a look at two of the latest offerings by Honda (with the HR-V) and Mazda (with the CX-3) you’ll realize that these tiny utility vehicles are perfect for those that live in urban areas and want to bring along their friends and family for a quick trip to suburbia. Toyota is another automaker getting into the subcompact crossover segment with their latest model called the CH-R. Besides the dynamic and edgy styling, the 2018 Toyota…

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Automotive News 

20 Manufacturers Have Committed to Standard Automatic Emergency Braking

Today’s cars are much safer than they were even ten years ago. As infotainment technology has progressed so too has the technology that keeps us alive in the event of an accident. Well, now safety on the road will improve even more than before as 20 automakers have committed to standard automatic emergency braking (AEB) in their vehicles. Automatic or autonomous emergency braking is a system that helps prevent crashes before they even occur by sensing an impending collision and taking control of the brakes to initiate stopping. Whether the…

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2017 Toyota 86 Automotive News 

2016 NYIAS: 2017 Toyota 86 is the New Scion FR-S in the United States

At a glance: Since the Scion brand is coming to an end, Toyota has rebadged the popular Scion FR-S as the Toyota 86. The 2.0 liter Boxer engine has been upgraded to make an additional 5 horsepower. The 2017 Toyota 86 will go on sale at AutoNation Toyota stores this fall.   Toyota recently announced that it will be removing the Scion brand and rebadging some of its most popular vehicles under the Toyota brand. One of the most popular and sporty models from Scion is the FR-S, a rear-wheel-drive sports…

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