Winter weather and your car’s mpg

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at 1:36 PM
car covered in snow

How does cold weather affect my fuel economy?

The weather can get pretty nasty here in Illinois, and for those of us who regularly commute, it can wreak havoc on our cars. Most of us know about the headaches that can come from cars not starting in the extreme cold, but did you know that the cold weather negatively affects your fuel economy as well? That’s right. Learn more about it below! Read the rest of this entry »

What’s New on the 2020 Sienna?

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota Sienna on Thursday, October 31st, 2019 at 1:22 PM
2020 Toyota Sienna Limited Premium AWD and SE Premium in front of lake

2020 Toyota Sienna Specs and Features

The new 2020 Toyota Sienna offers everything you need in a minivan. It has available AWD, excellent power terrain, great safety and entertainment features and a bold, modern look on the inside and outside of the vehicle. The 2020 Sienna reminds you why it’s nicknamed the Swagger Wagon. Let’s take a look at the specs and features that make the Sienna a great option for your next family minivan.

The 2020 Sienna is available in seven models that meet all the needs of passengers, including the L, LE, LE with Auto Access Seat, SE, XLE, XLE with Auto Access Seat and Limited. The prices range from $31,415 to $44,310 depending on the model and trim options selected. AWD is available on the Sienna LE, SE, XLE and Limited models. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s the Difference between the New Avalon Grade Options?

By Product Expert | Posted in Hybrid Cars, Toyota Avalon on Thursday, October 24th, 2019 at 10:00 AM
2020 Toyota Avalon Touring on left and Hybrid Limited on right with city in background

2020 Toyota Avalon Trim Level Options and Features

We’ve already taken you through the new Avalon’s interior and exterior color options, so now we’re going to focus on the differences between the trim level options on the 2020 Toyota Avalon. The new Avalon offers a lot of great features! Stay tuned, we’ll give you the rundown on the differing MSRPs, mpgs, features and more. Read the rest of this entry »

Which new Prius model is best for you?

By Product Expert | Posted in Hybrid Cars, New Toyota, Toyota Prius on Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Two 2020 Toyota Prius cars, blue on left and white on right in front of a lake with "2020 Toyota Prius Models Explained" typed above them

2020 Toyota Prius Models, MPG, Specs and Features

The 2020 Toyota Prius was the first mass-produced hybrid car and is known for its great fuel economy ever since. The new 2020 Prius models offer around 50 miles per gallon, along with more entertainment and safety features. The Toyota Prius has risen to the next level by giving every new model Toyota Safety Sense, Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa.

Toyota Safety Sense features a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Road Sign Assist and Lane Tracing Assist. Additionally, each Prius is equipped with Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa, Bluetooth and WiFi Connect through Verizon. Read the rest of this entry »

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Festivities near Moline, IL

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at 1:15 PM
Pumpkin patch in background with a transparent white box centered with words "Fall Events in the Quad City Area" on it

Fall Events in the Quad City Area

Are you trying to spend some time outdoors before winter hits? The best way to enjoy fall is by sipping a pumpkin spice flavored drink, visiting a local pumpkin patch and attending community events. We’ve got all the information you need about pumpkin patches and other fall events in the Quad City area. Read the rest of this entry »

2020 Toyota Camry Exterior Color Options

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota Camry on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 at 3:13 PM
2020 Toyota Camry Exterior Driver Side Front Angles

Last week we spoke about the new 2020 Toyota Camry because it has arrived right here at Hiland Toyota and is on sale now! Considering its arrival, we thought now would be the perfect time to give you the rundown on its available exterior color options. Color is often one of the most important choices to make once you decide on which new vehicle you’re going to be getting and, fortunately, you have plenty of options to choose from in the 2020 Camry! Read the rest of this entry »

2020 Toyota Camry Release Date, Specs & Features

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota Camry on Thursday, September 26th, 2019 at 4:14 PM
2020 Toyota Camry TRD & XSE Exterior Driver Side Front Profiles

It’s nearly October, which means we are now squarely inside the 2020 model year. More and more models are going to be arriving every week, and we can officially say that the 2020 Toyota Camry release date has come and gone as they’re available right now here at Hiland Toyota in Moline IL! While little has changed in the Camry for the new year – save the introduction of the model’s first TRD trim level! – we figured we’d highlight some of its specs & features for you! Read the rest of this entry »

2020 Toyota RAV4 Specs & Features

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota RAV4 on Thursday, September 19th, 2019 at 3:33 PM
2020 Toyota RAV4 Exterior Driver Side Front Passenger Rear Profiles

We already know that the Toyota RAV4 is FINALLY getting its very own Toyota Racing Development trim level, the TRD Off-Road, for the 2020 model year. Beyond that, we don’t think much will be changing for the RAV4 when it arrives presumably sometime in the next couple of months. If we find out differently, we’ll be sure to fill you in, but for now, we figured we’d just go over a few highlights of what makes the all-new 2019 RAV4 such a great option, as those specs & features will carry over into the new 2020 model. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s new in the 2020 Toyota 4Runner?

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota 4Runner on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 at 2:09 PM
2020 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro Exterior Driver Side Front Angle

Toyota hasn’t wrapped up their 2020 model year improvements just yet. We’ve seen a host of new vehicles and enhancements across the entire lineup, but there’s still more to come, such as the Toyota 4Runner. The midsize sport utility vehicle isn’t getting a total redesign or even a mid-generation refresh, but engineers did make sure to upgrade it with new technology to enhance its safety and multimedia. Read the rest of this entry »

2020 Toyota Sequoia Trim Levels & MSRP

By Product Expert | Posted in Toyota Sequoia on Thursday, September 5th, 2019 at 2:30 PM
2020 Toyota Sequoia Exterior Passenger Side Front Profile

We were absolutely stoked to learn the news that the 2020 Toyota Sequoia would be the first iteration of the vehicle to have its very own TRD Pro trim level. Up until this year, the TRD Pro Series never included more than the main three vehicles under its banner – Tacoma, Tundra and 4Runner. There were other Toyota Racing Development models, but no other TRD Pro trims. Now that the new trim level has been announced, we wanted to go through the full list of models & the MSRP for which they are expected to start at, to give you a better idea of your available options. Read the rest of this entry »