Is the 2018 Toyota RAV4 a good off-roading vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota RAV4 on Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 at 1:17 PM
Three athletic people standing next to two-toned 2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Toyota RAV4 performance and drivetrain features  

The Toyota family is unique in that, across its entire line of vehicles, most are capable of providing everything you could ever want out of your drive, both on and off the beaten path. There has to be a favorite model though, which is where the RAV4 crossover comes into play. It’s clear that much research and development has gone into making this one of the best machines on the American market, as you’ll soon see. Join Toyota Palo Alto today to check out the 2018 Toyota RAV4 performance and drivetrain features!  Read the rest of this entry »

How powerful is the 2018 Toyota Tundra?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota Tundra on Friday, July 13th, 2018 at 3:20 PM
Blue 2018 Toyota Tundra parked in front of barn

2018 Toyota Tundra available engine options and maximum tow ratings 

As far as pickup trucks go, you can’t deny the significant impact that the Toyota Tundra line has made on the market as a whole. From its expertly-constructed body to a wealth of searing energy under the hood, the Tundra is able to take you where you need to go with durable, exhilarating strength to spare. To see what we mean, come join our dealership today as we take you through the 2018 Toyota Tundra available engine options and maximum tow ratings – we hope you find a motor you like!   Read the rest of this entry »

How much space is inside the 2018 Toyota RAV4? 

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota RAV4 on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 at 2:18 PM
Blue 2018 Toyota RAV4 driving on mountain road

2018 Toyota RAV4 interior cargo volume and convenience features 

Built to last and primed for adventure, we’ve long known the Toyota RAV4 as a top-tier vehicle for just about every need that you could ever have. It’s an iconic piece of machinery in the 18-34 demographic, a perfect SUV for trips with your friends or trips to the office and back one in the same. This is because the amount of versatility you’ll be in line for with this model, exemplified when you look at the 2018 Toyota RAV4 interior cargo volume and convenience features – we’ll tell you all about them today!  Read the rest of this entry »

Saudi Arabia to legalize driving for women on June 24

By blogsadmin | Posted in Industry/World News on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 at 1:23 PM
Folded flag of Saudi Arabia on black background

As technology booms and countries get more progressive each year, it almost seems that our world is shrinking, as we have the opportunity to contact with people on a daily basis in mere seconds. This has allowed nations across the globe to advance their policies and residents at an exponential level, and nowhere is this more evident than in the case of Saudi Arabia. We’re about to see a gigantic milestone next Sunday, as the traditionally conservative Muslim nation will allow women to drive for the first time! Today we’ll be taking a quick look at what this means for the country’s economy and culture!   Read the rest of this entry »

Summer maintenance checklist for your Toyota vehicle

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 7:42 PM
Mechanic looking at inspection spreadsheet

With the warmer weather that summer provides, there are plenty of great opportunities to load up your Toyota vehicle, grab your friends, and head out for a great, fun road trip. However, there are a few housekeeping items you’ll want to take care of to ensure that your journey is safe and enjoyable. We want to help you out, so our Toyota Palo Alto team has put together a summer maintenance checklist for your Toyota vehicle – come inside today to see what you should be keeping an eye on before you roll out!  Read the rest of this entry »

What’s new for the 2019 Toyota Yaris Sedan?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota Yaris on Monday, June 11th, 2018 at 1:36 PM
White 2019 Toyota Yaris parked in front of marketplace

2019 Toyota Yaris new features and release date in America 

As it has been built to evoke the philosophies and design of high-quality European-styled sedans, the Toyota Yaris is by far the brand’s most city-ready vehicle, quite the draw in as dense areas as we have here in Palo Alto. As time marches on, we’re fully expecting to see the Yaris make a serious push to the forefront of consumer interest. This is solidified by some of the upcoming features and performance capabilities of its upcoming model – come with Toyota Palo Alto today and check out the 2019 Toyota Yaris new features and release date in America!  Read the rest of this entry »

Fourth of July Fireworks Shows for 2018 near San Francisco CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 9:05 PM
Faded American flag with "Happy Independence Day" written

Independence Day is a very special time for us as Americans; 242 years ago, our Founding Fathers decided that it was time to break away from the British Empire, laying the groundwork for a country that is truly the land of the free and the home of the brave. To celebrate the occasion, join our Toyota Palo Alto team at some cool Fourth of July Fireworks Shows for 2018 near San Francisco CA; we’re sure you’ll have a great time checking out all that the Bay Area has in store! Read the rest of this entry »

Memorial Day 2018 Events in Palo Alto CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at 2:59 PM
American flags decorating gravestones in Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day

Officially, Memorial Day is one of the most important holidays of the year, as it gives us the chance to remember and commemorate the brave men and women who have sacrificed themselves to keep our country powerful and great. Unofficially, Memorial Day is a reminder that summer is finally here, and there are plenty of cool things to do in a few short weekends to celebrate. We’ve got all the fun you need right here at Toyota Palo Alto, so come join our team in checking out some awesome Memorial Day 2018 Events in Palo Alto CA with all your friends and family!!  Read the rest of this entry »

How to connect your iPhone to the Toyota Camry Wi-Fi Hotspot

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 5:25 PM
toyota entune 3.0 infotainment system

It is more important now than ever for drivers and passengers to stay connected wherever they go. Whether you’re trying to keep up with work, stream your favorite music or navigate the quickest route home, no one can afford to be without a connection to the internet anymore. Drivers looking to stay connected are in luck with the new 2018 Toyota Camry, however. Keep reading to learn about the new 2018 Toyota Camry’s available Wi-Fi Hotspot and how to easily connect your iPhone.


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How To Use Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Wi-Fi Connect

New 2018 Toyota Camry vehicles fitted with the Entune™ 3.0 infotainment system can add a Wi-Fi Hotspot. The 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot by Verizon allows the connection of up to five devices. Existing Verizon customers are able to share data from their plan, and data packages are available in 2 GB ($35), 4 GB ($50) and 8 GB ($70) packages. You’ll be connected wherever you go with your new Toyota Camry!

To get connected, first select “Menu” on the Toyota Entune™ display

Next, find the “Wi-Fi” option and press “On” – your Wi-Fi Hotspot and network settings will display on the screen

On your iPhone, navigate to your Wi-Fi settings (Settings > Wi-Fi) and enter the password that is displayed on your screen

Your iPhone should now be connected to your Toyota Entune™ system!


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What Can Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Do?

Learn more about the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 system and all of the great connectivity features it offers drivers in Palo Alto, CA! The new Toyota Entune™ 3.0 system offers drivers the ability to integrate their smartphone with their vehicle to have even more control over features and functions. Some of the best features of the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 system include Bluetooth ® compatibility, integrated navigation with traffic reports, and the Entune™ App Suite. Read more about all of the functions and features of the new Toytoa Entune™ infotainment system.

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Schedule a test drive of a new 2018 Toyota Camry

To learn more about the high-tech standard and available features of the new 2018 Toyota Camry, contact us! If you’d like to experience the innovative and high-tech features for yourself, stop down to Magnussen’s Toyota Palo Alto and test drive a new Toyota Camry – or any other vehicle from Toyota’s impressive lineup!

Save big on a Toyota vehicle all month!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Sales and Coupons, Toyota RAV4 on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 3:39 PM
Front grille of 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure driving through woods

Summer sales and incentives on new Toyota models in Palo Alto CA 

The calendar and the weather reports are both echoing the same sentiment – summer is here! It’s a perfect time to brush off that shiny new car you’ve been waiting to unleash again, or to get behind the wheel of a new Toyota! We have plenty of summer sales and incentives on new Toyota models in Palo Alto CA, going on from now until June 4. Come in and see how much you could save on the vehicle of your dreams!  Read the rest of this entry »