Toyota vehicles provide a high level of safety, especially with its Toyota Safety Sense suite of advanced driver assistance technologies. First introduced in a package for the Toyota Corolla back in 2015, Toyota Safety Sense recently reached a 10-million-unit milestone, with it installed in 90% of Toyota vehicles worldwide. Read the rest of this entry
The first-ever Toyota C-HR is making its way to dealership lots this month, which is bringing a lot of excitement to the Toyota world. To get a better idea of the available safety features this model has to offer, Toyota created four videos to showcase systems such as pedestrian detection, dynamic radar cruise control, blind spot monitors and rear cross traffic alerts. Read the rest of this entry
The safety program Buckle Up For Life is a partnership between Toyota and Cincinnati Children’s that works to spread tips about proper car seat installation in hopes of saving children’s lives across the country. Our team here at Western Slope Toyota wants to share the top five tips from the team in an effort to keep children safe on the road. Read the rest of this entry
Safest family Toyota cars in 2015
When it comes to keeping your family safe, the sky’s the limit. You would gladly go above and beyond to make sure everyone is protected at all times, and one of the easiest ways you can do that is by getting a safe vehicle, because that is where you will likely spend a big chunk of time; running errands, carpooling to practice, weekend outings, etc.
Each year, Kelley Blue Book comes out with a list of the top 15 best family cars, and this year we are extremely excited to see not only one Toyota on the list, but three! Read the rest of this entry
2015 Toyota IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus awards
The 2015 Toyota lineup is incredible, and now you don’t have to just take our word for it. More than 10 awards were given to 2015 Toyota/Lexus/Scion models by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, including the Top Safety Pick and the Top Safety Pick Plus awards.
The worldwide automobile manufacturer swept the awards and won more than any other auto maker. There were eight Toyotas and Lexus vehicles that won a Top Safety Pick+ rating, and four Toyota and Scion models that won a Top Safety Pick rating. The IIHS recognized the 2015 Toyota Prius V in particular for its immensely improved performance in the small overlap crash test. In addition, the 2015 Toyota Sienna was the only minivan awarded the 2015 Top Safety Pick+ name, which again proves Toyota’s dedication to creating quality family vehicles.
3 myths about Toyota recall
When Toyota recalled millions of vehicles in 2009 and 2010 for reports of unintended acceleration, the auto industry was taken aback. How could this auto giant make such a big mistake? As a primary Toyota dealer in Grand Junction CO, we pride ourselves on our product. Here are the top 3 myths about the Toyota recall:
1. Toyota knew about and hid the acceleration problems since 2002
An issue that was referenced in Toyota recall investigation was about a glitch in the 2002-2003 Camry. Toyota manufacturers noticed the transmission torque converter was causing a rocking motion in the Camry, but Toyota addressed those issues and fixed the vehicles to fit industry standards. That had nothing to do with the unintended acceleration or throttle issues, and is not unique to Toyota vehicles. Read the rest of this entry
2014 Toyota Sienna in Grand Junction, CO
When families start looking for a minivan there are plenty of things they require it to have. From high vehicle safety scores to rear-seat entertainment, families find everything they want and need in the new 2014 Toyota Sienna in Grand Junction, CO. Western Slope Toyota carries the new Toyota Sienna and is excited to show you how safe and versatile this new Toyota minivan is. The Toyota Sienna stands out in its segment with its smooth and powerful V-6 engine as well as its extremely comfortable and roomy interior cabin that can seat up to seven or eight passengers. It also doesn’t hurt that hurt that the new 2014 Toyota Sienna in Grand Junction, CO also is available with all wheel drive. Read the rest of this entry
There are some cars in the auto industry that are built better than others and there are also vehicles that are built safer than others, the new 2014 Toyota Camry gives consumers both. The new Camry is one of the most well-rounded sedans in the auto industry and has a long-standing history of dependability. Drivers looking for a new car that offers it all, find it in the new 2014 Toyota Camry in Grand Junction, CO. The 2014 Toyota Camry safety features highlight some of the industry’s newest safety technology which helps make it a top choice for families looking for a safe vehicle. Read the rest of this entry
Many car shoppers look for the latest and greatest safety features when they start their search for a new car in Grand Junction, CO. The safety features in the 2014 Toyota Prius gives these car shoppers everything they could ever ask for and more.