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How to use the Toyota App

It’s not uncommon for vehicles these days to come with an app that can perform a number of services for their drivers. As you’d probably expect from one of the world’s most popular automakers, Toyota offers an app with plenty of available features on it. If you have a Toyota and haven’t already done so, it’s worth downloading the app to take advantage of all its features. Learn how to use the Toyota app here on our blog! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Engine in the 2020 Highlander

Performance features in the 2020 Toyota Highlander

Midsize SUVs are increasing in popularity as drivers look for the happy medium between smaller, easy handling SUVs and larger, more spacious SUVs. The Toyota Highlander continues to be a strong contender in this segment, setting the standard for other makes and models to compare themselves to. With a fully capable engine under the hood, the Highlander provides versatility that is hard to match. Check out the performance features in the 2020 Toyota Highlander! Read the rest of this entry >>

Maroon 2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

How well does the Avalon Hybrid perform?

Performance specs and features in the 2020 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

If you’re looking for a performance-driven hybrid, the Toyota Avalon Hybrid may be your best bet. This model is a full-size luxury sedan that offers exquisite interior features as well as top-notch power and performance. While the Prius gets a lot of hype as Toyota’s premier hybrid, the Avalon Hybrid offers a larger cabin, more interior amenities, and a more powerful engine. Check out the performance specs and features in the 2020 Toyota Avalon Hybrid here on our blog! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Driving and phone use laws in Illinois

Is it illegal in Illinois to use your cell phone while driving?

It’s estimated that one out of every four car accidents in the United States is caused by texting and driving. To combat this, some states have enforced sharper penalties for drivers found to be on their phone while driving. This is a state law and not a federal one, so laws vary by state. Is it illegal to use your cell phone here in Illinois while driving? Find out below! Read the rest of this entry >>