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The 2017 Toyota Highlander is an adventurous mid-size sedan, perfect for driving around the Emporia, Kansas area. Whether you plan on taking long road trips or need something reliable for driving your family around, the 2017 Toyota Highlander is perfect for you!

With a bold design, the 2017 Toyota Highlander gives a great first impression. It features a unique front grille, redesigned lighting and alloy wheels. Inside, the the Toyota Highlander is just as bold and extremely versatile. It features five USB ports, roomy seating for up to eight, plenty of cargo space, available rear-seat entertainment and much more.

Not only does the 2017 Toyota Highlander look great, but its performance is incredible. It features an available 3.5-liter V6 engine to perfectly combine power and efficiency, an EPA-estimated 27 highway mpg, available all wheel drive and available 5,000-lb towing capacity.

The last thing you want to worry about is the safety of your vehicle, and the 2017 Toyota Highlander can put your mind at ease. It includes Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) with Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection and Automatic High Beams. The 2017 Toyota Highlander also includes an Advanced Airbag System, a Tire Pressure Monitor System and so much more.

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas today and check out the 2017 Toyota Highlander for yourself! You can also see our current inventory here.

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The 2018 Toyota Camry was recently revealed at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show with a fresh, sportier redesign and a new 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. Toyota has added a variety of upgrades for the 2018 Toyota Camry, and we’re excited to see it on the road.

According to CNET, “A pre collision system with pedestrian detection, radar cruise control, lane depart alert with steering assist and auto high beams are equipped on every 2018 Camry.” Safety remains a focus for Toyota, and blind spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert are also standard features on select models.

In addition to safety features, the 2018 Toyota Camry is sportier and more adventurous in design than ever before. It features a lower hood and roofline, a new dashboard and mixed tones on the interior. The cabin has also been redesigned to feel more open.

According to Car and Driver, the 2018 Toyota Camry will have “three interlinked next-generation display screens.” These will include a heads-up display, multi-information display and a display for audio, navigation and climate control with a smart-phone interface.

The 2018 Toyota Camry will have four trim levels (LE, XLE, SE, and XSE), and the SE and XSE will have sportier upgrades. The 2018 Camry will go on sale in late summer 2017, but check out our current Toyota Camry inventory in the meantime or visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas today!

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Toyota recently revealed a concept car at the Consumer Electronics Show that features artificial intelligence and hinted at the future of self-driving vehicles.

According to Business Insider, the Toyota Concept-i “comes with an artificial intelligence assistant named Yui that can learn more about you over time.” Yui would be designed to read human emotions and learn about drivers to focus on safety. It would be able to assist with things such as changing the radio station and conversing with drivers.

Toyota believes that we are far away from fully self-driving cars, but artificial intelligence can make cars safer and the driving experience more enjoyable. The Concept-i also features welcome lights and sounds, a heads-up display rather than a touchscreen, and a minimalist design.

Learn more about the futuristic Toyota Concept-i here and visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas to see our current Toyota inventory.

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recently released its TOP SAFETY PICK+ winners for 2017, and Toyota leads the way with nine models included on the list. IIHS gives 38 models the “plus” award and 44 models earn TOP SAFETY PICK. In order to qualify for TOP SAFETY PICK+, vehicles must earn good ratings in five crashworthiness tests, an advanced or superior rating for front crash prevention and a good or acceptable headlight rating.

This year, IIHS toughened the criteria for new headlight evaluations, which the Toyota Prius v earned a good rating in. IIHS said, “The recognition program is meant to encourage manufacturers to offer state-of-the-art protection for people in crashes, along with features that help drivers avoid crashes in the first place.”

IIHS also emphasized auto brakes, which encouraged manufacturers to make design improvements. According to IIHS, “The 2017 Corolla qualifies for a TOP SAFETY PICK+ award with a good rating for occupant protection in a small overlap crash and a superior rating for front crash prevention.” Not only was the Corolla recognized for including a standard front crash prevention system with auto brake capabilities, but the Toyota Avalon, Prius, RAV4 and Yaris iA were also recognized.

Stop by Clint Bowyer Autoplex to learn more about Toyota’s amazing safety features or browse our inventory here.

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If you are searching for a dynamic, efficient new vehicle, look no further than the 2017 Toyota Prius. The 2017 Toyota Prius is ideal for driving around the Emporia, Kansas area in style. It gets up to an EPA-estimated 58 mpg city and according to Toyota “is estimated to have reduced 11,794,335 tons of CO2 emissions from being released into the atmosphere”.

Not only is the 2017 Toyota Prius extremely efficient, but it looks great, too. Its bold design features LED lighting and available 17-inch alloy wheels. It has athletic styling and a futuristic interior. Inside, the new Toyota Prius features a 4.2-inch color dual Multi-Information Display (MID) with customizable screens, front bucket seats and an available moonroof.

The 2017 Toyota Prius also includes amazing technology and safety features. It includes available parking support, Blind Spot Monitor (BSM), Qi-compatible wireless charging and color Head-Up Display (HUD). According to Toyota, “HUD uses aircraft-inspired technology to project important information right on the windshield, helping you keep your eyes safety on the road.”

The 2017 Toyota Prius is efficient, spacious, safe and stylish. See it for yourself and take a test drive at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas. You can also check out our current inventory here.

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The 2017 Toyota Corolla is the perfect compact car for driving around the Emporia, Kansas area or for your next roadtrip. It stands out with a stylish and sporty design, advanced safety features and impeccable performance.

The exterior of the 2017 Toyota Corolla has a redesigned, sportier front fascia and standard Bi-LED headlights. The headlights not only look great, but they also use less energy compared to standard lights. The new Corolla also includes a rear spoiler and 17-inch alloy wheels.

Inside, the 2017 Toyota Corolla also has an innovative design. The fluid dashboard includes piano-black accents, a large touchscreen and premium materials. There is also plenty of cargo space with 60/40 split rear seats and a large trunk.

The 2017 Toyota Corolla looks great, but more importantly, it will keep you safe. It includes eight standard airbags and the Toyota Star Safety System™. According to Toyota, the Star Safety System™ is “an advanced integration of active safety technologies designed to enhance traction, braking and more.” It keeps you safe in the case of an accident and helps prevent accidents from happening in the first place.

The 2017 Toyota Corolla has incredible aerodynamics and gets an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg. Its CVTi-S transmission aides in the amazing fuel efficiency and also provides a smooth and easy-to-control drive. Experience the 2017 Toyota Corolla and take a test drive at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas today! View our current inventory here.

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The 2017 Toyota Camry is the perfect mid-size sedan for driving around the Emporia, Kansas area. It gets great gas mileage with an EPA-estimated 24 city, 33 highway mpg. It also features a bold exterior, sporty interior, innovative technology and amazing performance.

The exterior has an aggressive design with striking hood lines and a sport mesh front grille. It also features available LED headlights to help light up the road as well as LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL). To complete the design, the 2017 Camry includes 18-inch alloy wheels and an available duel exhaust system with chrome tips.

The style continues in the interior with front sport seats and race-inspired paddle shifters for available manual shifting. The center stack also includes easy-to-access features, such as available navigation and dual zone climate control. Not only is the interior stylish, but it is also roomy. According to Toyota, they have “sculpted cutaways in the seats and interior panels to help provide more knee and leg room for passengers front and rear.”

The 2017 Toyota Camry includes a great variety of technology features. It has available wireless charging, which Toyota says “lets you simply place your Qi-compatible device on the nonslip surface to charge up wirelessly.” The new Camry also includes a trip information screen with details about your cruising range, average speed, elapsed time, fuel economy history and much more.

Finally, the 2017 Toyota Camry would not be complete without amazing performance. It has an impressive available 3.5-liter V6 engine with 268 horsepower as well as Electric Power Steering (EPS) for breathtaking handling. The 2017 Toyota Camry also features a wider track to improve handling and high-speed control and vortex generators to maximize efficiency and keep it quiet inside the cabin.

See the 2017 Toyota Camry for yourself at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! Take a test drive or view our inventory here.

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The 2016 Toyota Camry is the best in its class, being named the best midsize car for the money in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report as well as receiving a NHTSA 5-star overall safety rating. The Toyota Camry ranks above and beyond the competition in many areas.

The 2016 Toyota Camry and Malibu 1LT are the only vehicles in their class with standard rear seat airbags, knee airbags and heated exterior mirrors; however, only the Camry was chosen as a Top Safety Pick + by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The Camry also has amazing fuel efficiency with a combined EPA-estimated 28 mpg.

The 2016 Toyota Camry also stands out with its excellent reliability and complimentary maintenance (Toyota Care). More than 90 percent of Camrys sold in the last 10 years are still on the road today.

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas today and test drive a Toyota Camry today! View our inventory here.

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Toyota is celebrating 50 years of the Corolla with the release of the 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla. This special edition Corolla has sophisticated style, impeccable features and delivers the fun and efficiency you’d expect out of a Corolla.

The 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla has a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine with an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg and 30 city mpg. It also includes great safety features, including advanced Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P). The TSS-P package combines the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.

Not only is the 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla safe and efficient, but it is also extremely stylish. This Corolla is available in Black Cherry Pearl, Blizzard Pearl and Classic Silver Metallic and comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels. The Special Edition Corolla has great interior style, too. It includes Black Cherry contrast accents, including bold stitching and piping on the seats, as well as Black Cherry accents on the dash panel, steering wheel and shift boot. Finally, the 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla features an exclusive exterior badge and floor mats, so you will stand out and can commemorate this Corolla milestone!

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas to learn more about the 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla and see our current Corolla inventory here.

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Explore the Emporia, Kansas area in an all-new 2017 Toyota Yaris! The 2017 Toyota Yaris is an efficient and stylish sub-compact car, perfect for your next adventure. It gets an EPA-estimated 30 city and 36 highway mpg and comes in a variety of models and colors.

The 2017 Toyota Yaris has a Euro-inspired design with sleek curves and a blacked-out grille. Inside, the Yaris has available white stitching and piano-black accents for an extra touch. It also includes a standard leather-trimmed steering wheel and shift lever.

Not only is the 2017 Toyota Yaris stylish, but it is also spacious. With 15.6 cubic feet of cargo space and seating for five, you’re sure to have plenty of room. The 2017 Toyota Yaris also includes amazing safety features. There are nine airbags for optimum protection, the Star Safety System™, Whiplash-Injury-Lessening seats, a Tire Pressure Monitor System and much more.

Test drive a 2017 Toyota Yaris at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas today! See our current inventory here.