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The Time Has Come To Service Your Toyota

 

 

If you want your Toyota to operate efficiently for years to come and prevent major issues later on, your best bet is to have your car serviced on a regular basis, according to Toyota Scheduled Service (refer to your owner's manual for more details. Getting your oil changed, a/c serviced, tires and brakes checked, fluids checked, and more are all very important....

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Toyota's 2017 4Runner: A Premium Tool for Off-Road Adventure

Off-roading isn't something you can just do. Taking the wrong car off the beaten path can be a recipe for disaster. It's important, in turn, to make sure you're driving a car properly suited to the advanced terrain you'll encounter when you turn off the road. The 2017 Toyota 4Runner is exactly the kind of car you need.

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What's the Difference Between the Toyota Yaris and Yaris iA?

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If you're shopping for affordable subcompact cars in Peoria, you may have noticed there are two different Toyota Yaris models: the regular Toyota Yaris and the Toyota Yaris iA.

The most obvious difference on the surface is that the Yaris iA is a sedan, while the Yaris is a hatchback—but unlike other models that ride on an identical platform and offer two body-style options, these are two completely different vehicles that happen to share a name. The Yaris iA is a refugee from the now-defunct Scion brand, re-badged as a Toyota, while the Yaris is pure Toyota.

For…

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2017 Highlander & 8 Other Toyota Models Earn IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK Award

This year, Toyota once again beat out rivals in terms of the sheer number of TOP SAFETY PICK and TOP SAFETY PICK+ awards it earned from the IIHS. Nine Toyota models qualified—more than any other automaker.

But in our opinion, it's not just about whether a vehicle can be a TSP. Many models that are technically awarded with a TSP only qualify when certain specific package options are…

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Toyota is the Top Automotive Innovator for Three Straight Years

In news that won't surprise any Toyota owner, it was announced earlier this month that, according to the recently-released report "Top 300 Organizations Granted U.S. Patents in 2016," Toyota was awarded 1,540 United States patents in 2016 -- more than any other carmaker. As a matter of fact, Toyota was the only automaker listed among the top 20 patent awardees -- joining such illustrious company as Google, IBM, Apple and Microsoft.

 

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All-New Toyota C-HR Goes Bold with Polarizing Design

The 2018 Toyota C-HR is one of the few new vehicles advertising "bold design" that is true to its word. The subcompact crossover utility vehicle, whose name stands for Coupe High-Rider, looks more like a concept car debuting at an auto show than a production model. Yet here it is, in our inventory at Larry H. Miller Toyota Peoria.

Chief Designer Ian Cartabiano says his team was not afraid to be polarizing. "We took the challenge to stand out, and create something more exciting and dynamic," he explains.

According to Cartabiano, consumers today want vehicles that make a personal statement…

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Edmunds Exalts the Feature-Rich 2017 Toyota Avalon

Forever one of our favorites, we here at Larry H. Miller Toyota Peoria have nothing but love for our esteemed Japanese automaker's full-size sedan, the 2017 Avalon. We truly believe it's one of the best in the biz.

Yet, what -- specifically -- makes it so?

That answer, conveniently enough, can be found in the clip below. Team up with our friends over at Edmunds to hear all about the latest Avalon:

Loaded with luxuries, the top-of-the-line Limited trim sure is a sight for sore eyes.

Standard amenities on this iteration include xenon headlamps, automatic wipers, ambient cabin lighting ...

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There Can Only be One: the 2017 Toyota Highlander

If you happen to be on the hunt for a full-size SUV for your next daily driver, we here at Larry H. Miller Toyota Peoria think you're likely to find a whole heck of a lot to like about ours, the 2017 Highlander.

"Such as what?" you wonder.

Hear the need-to-know details from our chums over at MotorWeek. Their appraisal of the Highlander is available right here:

Prospective purchasers of the Highlander have two unique engine options.

First up is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder. The default drivetrain on the base LE trim, this four-banger is rated at a respectable…

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The New Thing in Green Technology

Although today we take hybrid cars for granted, it was only recently that they were the new thing on the market. Toyota pushed the envelope in terms of green automotive technology, and they're aiming to one-up themselves with the hydrogen fuel cell technology in the 2017 Toyota Mirai.

 

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