Toyota Named One of the Best Companies for Diversity

June 28, 2010 – Toyota was named among the Best Companies for Diversity in 2010 by Black Enterprise magazine today, marking the fifth consecutive year that Toyota has made the annual list of the top 40 companies. Toyota was recognized for its achievements in the areas of supplier diversity and senior management. The list is…

Toyota SUV Tow Ratings and Payload Capacities

All utility-type trailers have stickers, usually on or around the tongue, that list the trailer’s weight and the maximum loaded weight, also called the gross trailer weight rating (GTWR). Be sure that the equipment on the trailer matches your state’s requirements. For example, if the sticker lists the trailer’s weight at 3,000 pounds, most states…

2011 Toyota Tacoma

YOU DON’T BUILD A TOYOTA TRUCK LIKE THIS TO HAUL FERTILIZER! Take a backbone forged from massive on-piece frame rails, eight equally strong cross members and a fully boxed front sub-frame.  Bolt on a body and a Sheet-Molded Composite (SMC) bed built for abuse and supported by a leaf spring suspension with staggered outboard-mounted gas…

‘Top Safety Pick’ Award

2011 Toyota Sienna and Avalon Earn Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ‘Top Safety Pick’ Award The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has announced that the all-new Toyota Sienna van and redesigned 2011 Avalon full-size sedan have each earned “Top Safety Pick” awards. The “Top Safety Pick” is the highest safety designation awarded by the…

The Third-Generation Sienna Minivan

With a sporty new look and refined driving performance, the third-generation Toyota Sienna minivan is expanding its appeal well beyond soccer moms! Soccer balls don’t come standard with the 2011 Toyota Sienna.  Sure, the minivan is still about kids, but they no longer rule the rolling roost.  This sporty new model is for adults, too. …