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The Toyota Prius Isn't Just Green, it's Reliable Too

Bob Old bought a Toyota Prius back in 2004. He's still driving that Prius today.

Old was looking for a vehicle that would be able to drive long distances. The Prius was a brilliant choice, because its improved gas mileage means fewer stops for fill-ups on long trips.

He bought a Toyota hoping for a car that would be reliable and last a long time before he needed to replace it. His other vehicles never made it long past the 200,000 miles mark.

His Prius has just hit 435,000 miles, and is still going strong.

How does…

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The Toyota Prius Isn't Just Green, it's Reliable Too

Bob Old bought a Toyota Prius back in 2004. He's still driving that Prius today.

Old was looking for a vehicle that would be able to drive long distances. The Prius was a brilliant choice, because its improved gas mileage means fewer stops for fill-ups on long trips.

He bought a Toyota hoping for a car that would be reliable and last a long time before he needed to replace it. His other vehicles never made it long past the 200,000 miles mark.

His Prius has just hit 435,000 miles, and is still going strong.

How does…

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Reviews Are In: The 2016 Tacoma Lives Up to Reputation

A decade is a lifetime in the automotive world, but that's how long the second generation Toyota Tacoma has been on the market. Believe it or not, in that time, the pickup has been the standard bearer of the midsize truck segment for that entire time, even outselling models from newer, more technologically advanced competition.

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Más Que Un Auto Contest Winners Rick and his 4Runner


Don't miss the story of Rick and his Toyota 4Runner named "Skullcap"-- the winners of the Más Que Un Auto contest.

Toyota asked you to send in your ideas for the perfect commercial to show off you and your Toyota. The judging is in, and Rick's story has emerged victorious.

Rick and his loyal Toyota 4Runner, Skullcap, are camping in the woods. Suddenly, there's a noise. When they go to investigate…

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The summer season sensibilities of the Toyota Avalon


If you're looking for a new pride and joy in your life, the Toyota Avalon at Toyota on Western can fill that void. Not only is it a sumptuous full-size sedan that offers incredible luxury for the price, it boasts several seasonal comforts that will help you beat the heat in style this summer. Here's a few great features we had in mind:


Standard dual-zone climate control: Climate control with rear seat vents…

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Toyota Service Centers Get the Job Done Right


When your Toyota is in need of service, it's important to bring it to a Toyota service center so you know the job is done right. The people in the video below learned that the hard way. Take a look.

Here at Toyota on Western we think it's safe to say that these guys won't be asking just anyone to fix things for them anymore. That shoddy electric job showed them how…

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What Can't the Toyota Mirai Use For Fuel?


The great thing about hydrogen fuel cell vehicles is that hydrogen can come from a variety of sources. Grass, water, and yes, even bullsh*t.

The process of turning poo into fuel is relatively simple. First, collect the manure. Add it to a digester pond where bacteria go to work decomposing it, while releasing gases. Collect those gases, purify them into methane, then steam them to separate the hydrogen gas from CO2.

The result…

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The Toyota Hybrid Lineup Keeps Growing


The new Toyota lineup in Chicago, IL has never been hurting for availability of hybrids; the Toyota Prius has been around for over a decade and its family tree is ever-growing. But, the lineup has been lacking a bit in variety. Until very recently, drivers could choose only from the iconic hatchback selection, a sedan, or the rather large Highlander Hybrid.

However, all that was fated to change, at the 2015 New York Auto Show…

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Toyota's Hydrogen-powered Mirai Continues to Amaze


Imagine being able to cross the country without stopping for gas? In a car that expels no exhaust? Automotive engineers have been searching for an environmentally-friendly way to power cars for decades. But the 2016 Toyota Mirai may be the closest any car maker has come to envisioning the car of the future. Mirai is fueled by compressed hydrogen gas, which, once paired with oxygen in the car's fuel cell stack, creates the electro-chemical…

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