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Second-generation Toyota Aqua is the Prius C we can’t have

The second-generation Toyota Aqua has launched in Japan and it sports an evolutionary look. It’s still curvy and slick, only this time you get more stylized headlight and taillight clusters, narrower side windows, and a new iteration of Toyota’s catfish-like grille. Like the outgoing model, you can get the new Aqua in vibrant colors including […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/21/2021
2021 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs. 2021 Toyota Venza: Which one should you get?

If you’re looking for a fuel-efficient electrified crossover, there’s a wealth of choice out there, especially in the compact and mid-size segments. Toyota alone has a hybrid for every need and if yours only requires two rows, you can choose between the RAV4 Hybrid or the Venza. Which one to get? How does each one […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/16/2021
How the multi-stage hybrid works on Toyota and Lexus vehicles

Toyota and Lexus lead the auto industry when it comes to hybrid powertrains. From the Toyota Prius to the Lexus RX, you get a smooth-operating system that sips fuel, allowing you to travel farther than ever. In addition to FWD-based hybrids that use a planetary gear set, Toyota and Lexus also have a rear-drive-based system […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/14/2021
2021 Toyota Sienna review: Hybrid exclusive family hauler

The Toyota Sienna is a mainstay among families looking for dependability, roominess, and versatility. With the latest generation, Toyota wants you to see this as more than just a box on wheels. The 2021 Sienna aims to be your stylish yet practical people mover that can handle foul weather while still excellent fuel economy with […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/14/2021
Toyota and Lexus unveil new infotainment system with a virtual assistant

Toyota has unveiled a new multimedia system destined to go into next-generation models for both brands under its umbrella. Developed in North America by 400 dedicated team members as part of its Connected Technologies group, the new user interface aims to bring together a superior connected experience, the latest in-vehicle technology, value, and the ability […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/11/2021
Here’s how far can you drive on just electricity in the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime

When it comes to electrification, there are three major ways automakers are making the switch. Some are offering a traditional hybrid setup. Others are offering full battery-electric EV offerings. Lastly, some are offering a combination of the two, called plug-in hybrids. Leaving the 48-volt mild hybrids out of the discussion, these three major types make […]

by Chad Kirchner
6/7/2021
2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid: Which one to get?

Those in the market for a hybrid mid-size sedan only have three choices but all of them are strong entries. That means, you dear consumer, have a hard choice ahead. What if you want the most efficient options? That leaves the 2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid and the 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. Both cars are solid […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/3/2021
Toyota bZ4X concept makes U.S. debut

The Toyota bZ4X Concept has officially landed in the U.S. at the brand’s Plano, Texas headquarters where it is holding an event previewing upcoming models. First introduced earlier this year at the 2021 Shanghai auto show, the bZ4X Concept previews an upcoming battery-electric crossover codeveloped with Subaru. It will be the first vehicle on Toyota’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/2/2021
Every new pickup truck debut now should have an BEV option

A paradigm shift recently occurred. EVs went from interesting talking points in the United States to genuinely considered products when Ford revealed the all-new F-150 Lightning electric pickup. In the future, we’ll look back on this time as Before Lightning and After Lightning. Any pickup truck reveal occurring After Lightning will have to have a […]

by Chad Kirchner
6/1/2021
2022 Toyota Prius Nightshade Edition adds blacked out appearance to iconic hybrid

The 2022 Toyota Prius Nightshade Edition has finally broken cover and like the other vehicles with that version, it’s murdered-out in black. Available in both FWD and AWD flavors, the Prius Nightshade Edition will be available in three exterior colors: Midnight Black Metallic, Super White, and Silver Metallic. The Prius is the eleventh Toyota vehicle […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/27/2021