2018 Toyota Sienna technology and safety upgrades
There are plenty of new things to be excited about, when it comes to the 2017 New York Auto Show. We may be a bit biased, but perhaps the most exciting thing will be the reveal of the 2018 Toyota Sienna. The brand has promised a whole lot of modern style in the new minivan, which may give drivers a new opinion of the stereotyped body style. If you’re curious about the technology and safety upgrades present in the new Sienna, keep on reading. There’s plenty to get excited about. Read the rest of this entry »
2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco awarded Good Housekeeping’s best new hybrid
The 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco was awarded Good housekeeping’s best new hybrid car of the year. Editors and engineers at Good Housekeeping chose the 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco as the hybrid car of the year after rigorous testing of fuel economy, performance, features, and a number of other factors.
“The Prius doesn’t get as much gas mileage as an electric car, but you’ll never have to worry about finding a place to charge while you’re on the road,” said Good Housekeeping. “The knockout gas mileage you can expect from a Prius improves with every new model.”
The Good Housekeeping best car awards are awarded in a number of other categories, including compact, luxury compact, sedan, luxury sedan, crossover SUV, and electric cars. In selecting the winners, the Good Housekeeping Institute and Car and Driver automotive experts screened through more than 100 different cars. The engineers and car experts drove the vehicles more than 1,200 miles on test tracks and open roads, with the 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco coming out on top in the hybrid category. Read the rest of this entry »
How to get your vehicle ready for spring
It is now March, which means spring will officially be starting in a few weeks! As hard as the winter was on all of us, it may have been even harder on our vehicles. If snow and ice weren’t bad enough, our cars had to put up with the salt, brine, and in some cases, accidents and ditches. If you were wondering how to get your vehicle ready for spring, look no further. Ackerman Toyota has put together a few tips that will have you driving easy for the year to come! Read on to learn more. Read the rest of this entry »
2017 Toyota Highlander colors and configurations
From its premium styling to its top-notch features and great safety ratings, the 2017 Toyota Highlander is no doubt a favorite when it comes to the SUV. The versatility of the Highlander must be mentioned as well. As it comes across five traditional trim levels and three hybrid configurations, in nine colors, there truly is a Highlander for just about everyone. Read ahead to learn more about the 2017 Toyota Highlander colors and configurations. Read the rest of this entry »
Best Bars to Watch March Madness in St. Louis
The best time of the year for basketball fans—March Madness—is less than two weeks away! The 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament will start on Tuesday, March 14 and go until Monday, April 3. To help you and your friends get the most out of the March Madness craze this year, we’ve put together our picks for the best bars to watch March Madness in St. Louis.
How can I maximize fuel efficiency in my hybrid?
Hybrid vehicles are becoming increasingly popular as automotive manufacturers provide drivers with a variety of choices at affordable prices. Hybrid vehicles help drivers save money and the environment, without having to compromise style, performance, and modern features. Toyota released a video to answer the common question “How can I maximize fuel efficiency in my hybrid?” simply called Hybrid Driving Tips. Watch the video below.
Toyota named to Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list
For the third consecutive year, Toyota has been named by Fortune as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” and named the Number 1 Motor Vehicle Company in an annual ranking. Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list recognized Toyota as number 34 among the top 50 “All-Star” companies surveyed. Continue reading about Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list.
New 2018 Toyota TRD Models
The experts at Toyota Racing Development (TRD) have developed the new TRD Sport grade for Tundra and Sequoia, offering active families a sportier, more-performance orientated trim for added fun and excitement. Also for 2018, the RAV$ adds a new Adventure trim for the weekend warrior. Continue reading to learn more about the new 2018 Toyota TRD Models.
Valentine’s Day 2017 Restaurant Specials St Louis
Valentine’s Day in the beautiful city of St. Louis is never a disappointment—but planning goes a long way. If you still haven’t made plans for Valentine’s Day , Ackerman Toyota is here to help! We’ve put together our top picks for Valentine’s Day 2017 Restaurant Specials in St. Louis. Make sure to call ahead and make a reservation at one of these romantic restaurants. Enjoy!
2017 Toyota Mirai Daisy Commercial
Have you heard about the all-new 2017 Toyota Mirai? The Mirai is a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle, which means it produces zero emissions and only produces water—yes, water. We’ve included a short and sweet Q&A from video Toyota about the Mirai below, as well as a commercial displaying how nature and technology can work together to create something beautiful. Enjoy!