Category Archives: Toyota Technology

2021 Toyota Tacoma driving through grassy terrain

What technology features are available in the 2021 Toyota Tacoma?

If you are searching for a powerful truck that also comes with top-of-the-line technology features, the 2021 Toyota Tacoma is the truck for you. The Toyota Tacoma is available at your local Gale Toyota dealership, and the team at Gale Toyota would love to have you come to check out their Tacoma inventory. Below you can dive into the different technical features that make the Tacoma stand out compared to other trucks in its class.  

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Side view of red 2021 Toyota Venza

What technology features are in the 2021 Toyota Venza?

The 2021 Toyota Venza is the latest addition to the Toyota hybrid lineup, with it providing high-level efficiency, impressive driving dynamics, excellent traction with its standard all-wheel drive system, a spacious, comfortable, and well-equipped interior, and high-level safety. The all-new Venza is also a technologically sophisticated vehicle. For an overview of its technology features, view here.

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Amazon Alexa Toyota Skill title and silver Toyota sedan

What is Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa?

Toyota vehicles offer many state-of-the-art technologies for enhancing the driving and ownership experience, while providing a high level of convenience. A good example of this is Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa. Available for select models, Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa enables you to manage various vehicle functions, such as the ability to remotely lock, unlock, and start the car. View here for an overview of Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa.

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Design of the Toyota and DEKA iBOT Motorized Wheelchair

Toyota iBOT Motorized Wheelchair Will Improve Mobility

Design and Specs of the Toyota iBOT Wheelchair

Do you suffer from limited mobility? Do you know someone who does? Toyota may have the solution. A partnership with DEKA will allow Toyota to design and build the next-generation Toyota iBOT motorized wheelchair. Technology that helped create models like the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid is sure to improve mobility for those who are limited. Take a moment to explore the design and specs of the Toyota iBOT wheelchair to see what it can do. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Toyota Tacoma Multi-Terrain Select Feature On/Off Button and Dial

Amplify Adventure with the Toyota Multi-Terrain Select System

Learn to Use the Toyota Tacoma Multi-Terrain Select Feature

Back and better than ever, the redesigned 2016 Toyota Tacoma promises exhilarating power in addition to a rough and rugged design platform. If you are looking for adventure where the blacktop ends, the Toyota Tacoma comes complete with an arsenal of innovative off-road systems that will dominate the most extreme terrain in the world. Among those innovative elements, the Toyota Multi-Terrain Select system stands out. Learn to use the Toyota Tacoma Multi-Terrain Select feature and amplify your level of adventure. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Toyota Corolla S CVT Transmission Shifter

How Does the Toyota CVT Transmission Work?

Pros and Cons of a Toyota CVT Transmission

Horsepower and torque garner the majority of headlines when it comes to performance, making the transmission a forgotten element in many cases. Truth be told, the transmission will have a major impact on fuel-efficiency, acceleration and overall performance. A new trend for automakers is to incorporate the fuel-efficient continuously variable transmission (CVT) into their designs. Within the Toyota model lineup, the value-packed 2016 Toyota Corolla and the redesigned 2016 Toyota Prius make excellent use of the CVT transmission. Take a closer look at how the innovative transmission design works in addition to the pros and cons of a Toyota CVT transmission with this brief overview. Read the rest of this entry >>

Teal Toyota uBox Exterior Side Profile and Front End Design-Gale Toyota

Toyota uBox Concept Caters to Next-Generation Entrepreneurs and Adventurers

Toyota uBox Concept Specs and Design

Toyota has set the bar high for automotive innovation this year with the release of the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid fast approaching. With futuristic editions like the Toyota Prius Prime on the horizon, it is difficult to imagine anything more impressive coming from the Toyota brand, and yet again Toyota engineers have surprised us.

A new Toyota uBox Concept may prove to be the highlight of the automotive year and provides a next-generation design platform. Developed by a collaboration of Toyota engineers and graduate students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research, the Toyota uBox Concept specs and design will cater to Generation Z drivers looking for a versatile, mobile platform. Read the rest of this entry >>

Toyota Smart-Flow Climate Control System at Gale Toyota-Enfield CT-2016 Toyota Prius Smart-flow Climate Control System

How Does Toyota Prius Smart-Flow Technology Improve Comfort and Efficiency?

Toyota Smart-Flow Climate Control System

Predicated on providing unrivaled fuel-economy ratings, the next-generation 2016 Toyota Prius is loaded with new-age technology features. Each element of the new hybrid design works to improve fuel-economy numbers, including the climate control system. Equipped with the new and innovative Toyota Smart-flow climate control system, the Toyota Prius amplifies comfort and efficiency. Take a closer look at how Smart-flow technology will improve both comfort and fuel economy. Read the rest of this entry >>

What is a Toyota Engine Immobilizer at Gale Toyota-Enfield CT-Surprised Car Thief by Blue Car

How Do Engine Immobilizers Work to Keep Your Car Safe From Crooks?

What is a Toyota Engine Immobilizer?

While most people in our neck of the woods are good people, there are always some bad apples out there. When it comes to car theft, there are a lot of safety and security systems that will prevent crooks from getting away with your brand-new 2016 Toyota Tacoma. A common security system that you will find throughout the Toyota model lineup is an engine immobilizer. When many car shoppers are exploring the spec sheet of a new Toyota, they come across this feature and want to know — what is a Toyota engine immobilizer? Find out right here at Gale Toyota. Read the rest of this entry >>

Learn How to Use the Toyota Key Finder at Gale Toyota-Enfield CT-Smiling Woman with Car Keys

How Does the Toyota Key Finder Accessory Work?

Learn How to Use the Toyota Key Finder

Few things are more infuriating than being late to work because you lost your car keys or misplaced your phone. As it turns out, Toyota may have provided us with a solution, the Toyota Key Finder accessory. An innovative piece of technology, the key finder will ensure that you are behind the wheel of your 2016 Toyota Prius on time and on your way to work each an every day. Learn how to use the Toyota Key Finder and how it works with this brief overview. Read the rest of this entry >>