Category Archives: Technology

2021 Toyota Prius parked in the pouring rain

What technology features are available in the 2021 Toyota Prius?

When it comes time to look for a new vehicle, the technology that the vehicle possesses is a huge part of the buying process. To clear things up for individuals who may be in the middle of the process, we’ve decided to go through some of the technology features in the 2021 Toyota Prius. Take a look below to see some of the great features that make the 2021 Prius stand out.

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Passenger's side front angle view of blue 2021 Toyota Camry

Does the 2021 Toyota Camry have a Wi-Fi hotspot?

The Toyota Camry continues to be a leading choice for the midsize sedan segment for the 2021 model-year, with its athletic exterior design, a roomy, refined, and upscale cabin, high-level safety, impressive driving dynamics, and excellent traction with its available all-wheel drive system. The 2021 Camry also offers a plethora of useful technologies for enhancing the driving and ownership experience. This includes an in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot.

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Graphic of a Toyota vehicle using the Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System

How to Use the Toyota Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System

When you drive a Toyota vehicle, you can have the utmost peace of mind for safety. Along with the protective body structures and advanced airbag systems, this can be credited to the plethora of safety-enhancing driving assistance technologies. A good example of this is the Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System, which enables you to keep a safe following distance behind other vehicles. To learn how to use the Toyota Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System, view here.

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Grey 2021 Toyota Sienna parked next to a river

What technology features does the 2021 Toyota Sienna offer?

The Toyota Sienna — which received an impressive overhaul both inside and out for the 2021 model-year — is an outstanding choice for minivan shoppers, with its athletic design, a roomy, comfortable, and functional cabin, high-level safety, a smooth and quiet ride, all-wheel drive capabilities, and superb performance. The all-new 2021 Sienna also offers a wide array of useful technologies. Read more for an overview.

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Demonstration of Toyota Road Sign Assist with a silver Toyota Corolla Hatchback

What does the Toyota Road Sign Assist feature do?

With the high-strength and durable body structures, advanced airbags system, and electronic safety features, Toyota vehicles provide a very high level of safety. Safety for Toyota vehicles is also aided by cutting-edge driving assistance technologies. This includes Road Sign Assist. Offered for select Toyota models, Road Sign Assist uses a forward-facing camera to detect various road signs, such as stop signs, yield signs, speed limit signs, and do not enter signs. It then displays the signs on the Multi-Information Display (MID) in a Toyota vehicle. View here for an overview and a demonstration.

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smartphone showing Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa

You Can Use Alexa from Your Toyota Vehicle

How Do You Use the Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa?

We’ve all seen those commercials where people, from the comfort of their chairs, ask their Amazon Alexa device to look something up for them or play a song for them. Doesn’t that seem just plain cool? Did you know you can access Amazon Alexa and make use of it in select new Toyota models? You can do so with the Amazon Alexa Toyota Skill. How do you use the Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa? We have a video to help you out! 

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2020 Toyota Camry interior Apple CarPlay screen

Sync Your Phone to Your Toyota Model to Stay Connected

How Does Apple CarPlay® Work in Toyota Vehicles?

You’ve probably made a joke to someone about them constantly being on their phone, only to then pull out your own phone and scroll through your social media feeds. It’s okay! We know we’re almost surgically attached to our phones these days. They connect us to the world and to our friends and families, and when you have the entire world at your fingertips, it’s hard not to be checking it out on a regular basis. If you have an iPhone, then you have maybe heard about Apple CarPlay, where you can connect your phone to your vehicle and take advantage of certain features. So, how does Apple CarPlay work in Toyota vehicles? Let’s go over a few things. 

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rear quarter view of 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid parked near water

Toyota is a Cut Above When It Comes to Hybrid Cars

What are the Benefits and Advantages of Toyota’s Hybrid Powertrain?

Toyota is a worldwide innovator, and they didn’t get their stellar reputation by mistake. The brilliant engineers and creators at Toyota have been developing new automotive technologies and mechanics for generations, and one notable area is with their hybrid vehicles. We all know and love the Prius, which was the first mass-produced hybrid on the market, making its debut in 1997. But Toyota is not one to rest on its laurels; the geniuses there continue to push hybrid functionality forward, and Toyota drivers can reap the rewards. What are the benefits and advantages of Toyota’s hybrid powertrain system? Let’s take a look at what makes their hybrids so special. 

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Screenshot of video showing Toyota car and Apple Smartwatch

Stay Connected to Your New Toyota with Remote Connect

How Do You Use Toyota Remote Connect on Your Smartwatch?

Today’s top tech is quite impressive, and that goes for just about every aspect of life. When it comes to the automotive world, Toyota has always been pushing the envelope. Now, with Toyota Remote Connect, you can stay in touch with your vehicle from a distance by using a compatible smartwatch on select new Toyota vehicles! How do you use Toyota Remote Connect on your smartwatch? We have a video to explain. 

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