2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure Debuts at the Chicago Auto Show

By Admin | Posted in New Toyota, Toyota Rav4 on Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 4:12 PM
2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure Quad Cities

We’re in the middle of one of our favorite times of year at Hiland Toyota, the Chicago Auto Show. Every year promises to bring its share of surprises, and 2017 is no different. So, what’s in store for this year? Perhaps the biggest news so far was the unveiling of the all-new 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure, which takes our famous crossover SUV and toughens it up to make it more conducive to the buyer with an active lifestyle. Let’s look it over, shall we? Read the rest of this entry »

Here are your Valentine’s Day Events for 2017 in the Quad Cities

By Admin | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 4:05 PM
Valentine's Day Events Quad Cities

We’re only one short week away from Valentine’s Day at Hiland Toyota, and the love is certainly in the air. Apart from having many terrific new Toyota models — Who knows, a Valentine’s Day test drive, perhaps? — there are also some great events and date ideas on the horizon in the Quad Cities. So, what will you do for this Valentine’s Day? Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Toyota Mirai shines in New Super Bowl Commercial

By Admin | Posted in New Toyota, Technology, Toyota Mirai on Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 at 11:41 AM
2017 Toyota Mirai Quad Cities

In case you’ve been living under a rock, or simply checked out after the Bears’ season went south for the winter, you’re probably aware that Super Bowl 51 is coming up this weekend. For some of us, this is an excuse to enjoy wings at an unhealthy pace. For others, it might be your favorite gambling day of the year. But for most of us, it’s simply an opportunity to watch commercials that we’ve never seen before. This year, Toyota has brought a new friend a long: the 2017 Toyota Mirai. Let’s check out its Super Bowl Commercial, shall we? Read the rest of this entry »

Five Easy Tips to Help Improve Your Fuel Economy

By Admin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Monday, January 30th, 2017 at 11:52 AM
How to Improve Your Fuel Economy

Hey, how’s your gas mileage? The only reason we ask is, well, a lot of us could be doing better in this department. A lot of our vehicles at Hiland Toyota are pretty exceptional as fuel efficiency is concerned, but there are always minor steps we can take to help improve our bottom line. So, we’ve assembled a few tips to help improve your fuel economy; try them all! Read the rest of this entry »

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Moline, IL

By Admin | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 9:06 AM
Where to Watch the Super Bowl Moline IL

We’ve finally made it, ladies and gentlemen. After trouncing the Packers (Ha!), the Atlanta Falcons will meet the New England Patriots — beaters of the Steelers — for the right to hoist the Lombardi Trophy on February 5th. You’ve likely already decided that you’ll watch the game, but where should you do so? Here’s a quick list of good places to watch the Super Bowl in Moline. Read the rest of this entry »

The Best Automotive Museums near the Quad Cities

By Admin | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at 4:51 PM
Car Museums near Quad Cities

For longtime residents of the Quad Cities, and the Midwest in general, our long and storied automotive history is no surprise. However, to visitors to our area, they may be surprised to know that there are many areas where this history comes alive. Don’t believe us? We’ve put together a short list of the best automotive museums near the Quad Cities; get out there and absorb some history! Read the rest of this entry »

Tracking Down Bad Credit Car Loans near Moline, IL

By Admin | Posted in Dealer News & Info on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 at 2:10 PM
Bad Credit Car Loans Moline IL

There are all sorts of stresses that come with adulthood and automotive ownership, but perhaps the most common nationwide occurs when you find that your credit isn’t where it could be. This may happen for any number of reasons — student debt, bankruptcies, etc. — but the reality is that these factors can make it tricky to buy a car. Thankfully, we at Hiland Toyota understand these pressures, and that’s why we offer bad credit car loans at our Moline, IL dealership. Read the rest of this entry »

Pack Your Bags, the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA has Arrived

By Admin | Posted in Toyota Prius, Toyota Yaris on Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 8:40 AM
2017 Toyota Yaris iA Moline IL

As drivers continue to pay more attention to values such as fuel efficiency and dependability, it would stand to reason that Toyota is garnering new sets of eyes. Many of these eyes are landing on the new-to-the-brand 2017 Toyota Yaris iA. This subcompact sedan comes to us from our outgoing Scion nameplate, and it’s certainly a welcome addition. So what should you know before you take your test drive? Read the rest of this entry »

Toyota gets three models on AutoBlog year-end list

By Admin | Posted in Just For Fun on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at 3:20 PM

AutoBlog Year-End List

Just about every media outlet is offering some kind of year-in-review with 2016 coming to a close. The Hiland Toyota Blog is jumping on the bandwagon. In looking through the internet to bring you the latest news on Toyota cars, trucks and SUVs, we found our friends at AutoBlog have released a best selling vehicles of the year list. The automotive website chose three Toyota vehicles to populate its list: Toyota Camry, Toyota Corolla and Toyota RAV4. Each of these vehicles are a standout in each of their respective classes of the automotive industry. Below we have compiled what AutoBlog liked about each of the Toyota vehicles they picked for their year-end list. Read the rest of this entry »

How do people use their 2017 Toyota Corolla?

By Admin | Posted in Toyota Corolla on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 5:02 PM
How do you use your 2017 Toyota Corolla?

Using the 2017 Corolla in real life

One of the most cited facts about the Toyota Corolla is that it’s the best selling car in the history of the automotive industry. Each model year the Corolla returns to dealerships like Hiland Toyota it brings a new level of capability and technology to buyers. Toyota makes a major effort to highlight how its vehicles affect the lives of owners. Here are a couple of videos that show the diverse crowd that uses the 2017 Toyota Corolla to build their businesses and lead their daily lives. The 2017 Corolla offers several newly available features and has shuffled some equipment around to entice customers to come back as well as draw them from competing brands. Read the rest of this entry »