A Must Read Before You Buy A Toyota Car Or Test Drive A Toyota
After 30 years in the car market, the 2012 Toyota Camry is getting a makeover with a newer design, more room, and a quieter drive with better gas mileage. It comes in two engines: 2.5 liter four cylinders with 178 horse power and 170 pounds of torque or a 3.5 liter V6 with 268 horse power and 248 feet of torque (21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway gas mileage) and in four models: L, LE, XLE, and SE. Both engine types have six speed auto transmissions or you can get an optional manual shift instead if you prefer.
The Corolla came out with a redesign for its front and rear bumper, as well as the radiator grille and the front lower grille, and the head lights and rear lights, trunk lid, and the rear license holder, and the reflex reflector. The S model also has a new design of the spoilers and moldings, as well as a newly designed instrument panel, steering wheel, and seat colors.
It comes in three models: Corolla, LE, and S and they all have a 1.8 liter DOHC engine with four cylinders which has 132 horse power and 128 pound of torque. It comes in auto or manual transmission.
Toyota High Lander
The Toyota Highlander was ungraded in 2011 and is still popular. It comes in Base, Limited, and SE with both 2WD and 4WD available. It got a new look with different front, hood and fenders and head lights and tail lights and new design gfor the wheels. It also comes with a back up monitor, fog lamps, 8-way power seat for the drivers, engine immobilizer, and its fabric is easy to clean. Plus, there is either a 2.7 liter four cylinder or a 2.5 liter V6 engine to choose from. The first has 187 horse power and the second has 270 horse power.
The well-known Prius is a hybrid gas/electric car that can save you money with gas since it uses both. It has a 1.8 liter four cylinder engine and an electronic continuously variable transmission. It can produce 99 horse power and 105 feet of torque. If you want to save money and help to save the environment then you will love this car and want to have one for your very own.
Toyota Land Cruiser
Toyota originally introduced the Land Cruiser in 1951 and it has been quite successful ever since then, but it is getting a makeover on its 60th anniversary. The 2013 Toyota Land Cruiser gets a makeover on both the inside and the outside and will have other new features, as well as new safety options.
It has a 5.7-liter V8 engine with 381 horse power and 401 feet of torque, as well as a six speed auto transmission and the new 2013 model starts at $77,955.
This SUV is a concept car and can be used for all sorts of outside fun like camping, hiking or exploring off road. It Has ARB steel touring roof rack where you can store all your gear, HID lights for driving, rear tire carrier, lots more cargo storage space, and OME suspension. It also has a CB radio and GPS system, and an ARB refrigerator to store your drinks and snacks.
Make this one you choice if you are an outdoor person who loves to go where the wild things are!
Another popular model is the Matrix with all the usual Toyota standards and maintenance packages and the smart stop technology Toyota is famous for. In 2011 it got a new style of front bummer and spoilers and the back ones as well. Plus, the inside has new material for the seats and the center console has been improved.
It comes in basic and sports models with a 1.8 liter four cylinder engine and a 2.4 liter four cylinder engine. Plus you can get a 5 speed transmission or a 4-speed automatic. The new models should have that and more for Matrix lovers who want to do a test drive at your local dealer.
Toyota Sienna has always featured an advanced, bolder style and it also has unique windows, a sculpted rear, led tail lamps and these are angled. You can get it in two engine sizes: 3.5 liter V6 with 266 horsepower or a 2.7 liter four cylinder engine with 187 horse power. They both have a six speed transmission. It also is offered in four models: LE, XLE, Limited and standard.
Another popular Toyota is the Venza, which has 19 inch wheels, fog lamps, new rear lights, and new styles of grilles and comes in several exterior and interior colors including black, pearl and gray. It comes in models LE, XLE, and Limited, with front wheel or all wheel drives and either a four or six cylinder engine.
Toyota Hybrid Camry
The Toyota Hybrid Camry LE has a .5 liter, four cylinder engine and a electronically controlled variable transmission since it is a hybrid, along with the gas engine. It has a smart key function, as well as power windows and gets 43/39 miles per gallon. The hybrid car will help to save you money, as well as help save the environment, so you can feel good about the purchase.
The bottom line is that Toyota makes lots of great cars, trucks and SUVs and these are just a few of the top models that buyers and drivers are loving the past year or so, as well as a few new ones coming out. If you want to test drive these models or any other Toyota model, and then you need to get to your Toyota dealer and take a test drive. You will be happy that you made Toyota your next new car or truck!