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Put Chicago City Driving at Ease with a Prius


At Toyota on Wester we know driving through the windy city is a challenge. We're going to let you in on a secret that will make city driving easier. It's the 2014 Toyota Prius.

A Prius? You weren't expecting that? Sit back and let us explain. To begin, U.S. News & World Report has named the 2014 Toyota Prius one of the most Affordable Midsize Cars on the market.

The Prius is…

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Get a Good Laugh from a Vintage Toyota Trucks Commercial from the 80's

Taking a look back at the past is always fun, but there's something that's particularly entertaining about the 80's. Maybe it's the wacky, neon-infused fashion. Perhaps it's the lingo. Then again, it could be those slow motion celebrations that end in mid-air that really take the cake.

A little lost? No worries, just check out the classic Toyota Trucks commercial below and you'll catch right on to what we…

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Toyota: Master of the Machine


A lot of the work that goes on in car factories has become automated to crank out as many cars as possible. But Toyota is taking a step back to see what their products would look like if they brought more people back into the equation. Long-time employee, Mitsuru Kawai, believes that replacing machines with humans will seriously improve the auto-making process. So that's exactly what a number of Toyota factories are going to?

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2015 Toyota Camry to Arrive with Awesome Updates

The recent New York Auto Show certainly had some surprises for us here at Toyota on Western. We had heard that the Toyota Camry would be getting a refresh for 2015, but it turns out that the edits made to this legendary sedan went far beyond your normal mid-cycle touch up. The 2015 Camry premiered with a newly redesigned exterior, a widened track and a whole bunch of new technology inside the cabin.

The wider…

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Jay Leno Makes Toyota FT-1 Concept Acquaintance

Toyota FT-1 Concept, meet Jay Leno. Jay Leno, meet Toyota FT-1 Concept.

That's how the introductions could have gone in the latest episode of Jay Leno's Garage, when the acclaimed TV personality and impressive Toyota sports car concept finally came head to head. In a way, it was kind of sweet to see Leno swooning over this car, which he referred to as a real eye-catching design.

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Toyota 4Runner: What it Means to be Wild and Free

Have you heard about the upcoming Toyota TRD Series vehicles slated for showrooms this fall? Are you looking for the ultimate off-road vehicle sooner than that to enjoy this spring and summer?

If so, it's about time that you meet the Toyota 4Runner, an all-terrain SUV that's ready for a road trips off the beaten path.  The 4Runner has a body-on-frame construction and runs on standard 4.0-liter V6 engine that churns out…

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Toyota Turns to Teen Driving Safety with New Web Series

As the world's biggest automaker, it is clear that Toyota feels an obligation to try and influence driver safety for the better. As many of us know, older drivers can get very stuck in their ways and confident in their bad habits behind the wheel, but teens who have just got their licenses are still moldable. With the new project called TeenDrive365 Toyota is hoping to get teens to focus on safe driving and…

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The Muppets Head for Los Angeles in their 2014 Toyota Highlander

Hopefully you got the see the amazing spectacle that was the Toyota Super Bowl commercial at the beginning of the month. If not, then you seriously missed out. It featured nearly the entire cast of the Muppets, Terry Crews, and the 2014 Toyota Highlander. Here at Toyota on Western, we figured it was a one-time thing, but more videos continue to come out featuring the Muppets road-tripping to L.A. for the premier of their…

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New Toyota Models Redefine What Rugged Really Is

Here at Toyota on Western we love getting out of the bright lights and bustle of the Windy City to hit some off-road terrain, wherever it may lay and wait.

Soon our showroom will be graced by three new models that will take rugged and reliable off-road capabilities to a whole new level.  The TRD Pro versions of the Tundra, Tacoma and 4Runner will add three more rides to our lineup with all-road capabilities.

 

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