The all-new 2018 Toyota Yaris is sporty and simple with a fresh and unique look. You’ll fall in love with driving this subcompact car around the Emporia, Kansas area. The 2018 Yaris comes in a variety of models, including 3-door and 5-door options, with incredible style, performance, and safety features.
The 2018 Yaris has a redesigned exterior with a transformed curvy silhouette. In addition, the LED DRL accent light bar and 16-inch machined alloy wheels are available for added style. Inside, the 2018 Yaris has a refreshed, intuitive dashboard and comfortable, fabric-trimmed seats.
Not only does the 2018 Toyota Yaris look great, but it also performs great. It is fuel-friendly with an EPA-estimated 36 highway mpg, so you’ll be able to get more places more efficiently. The 2018 Toyota Yaris also has the Pre-Collision System (PCS). This system uses an integrated camera and radar to detect other vehicles in front of you to help prevent frontal collisions. In addition, the 2018 Yaris includes Lane Departure Alert (LDA) and Automatic High Beams (AHB) for added safety.
Toyota has begun researching heart-monitoring cars to prevent crashes. Heart attacks and medical emergencies while driving can be devastating and fatal, so Toyota is looking toward incorporating new technology to predict such events and bring the vehicle to a safe stop.
Digital Trends says, “Of course, with self-driving cars expected one day to rule the road, there would be no need for such technology. But with the widespread use of autonomous vehicles still a ways off, Toyota’s plans could prove an effective interim safety measure to prevent injuries (and potentially worse).”
Toyota’s team has been working with Kayvan Najarian, director of data science at the Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, to develop this system. The system is thought to be algorithm-powered and able to monitor and predict cardiac events.
There are many challenges that the system developers still face; however, the work on this system is a step in a positive direction to help prevent injuries and fatalities from medical emergencies while driving. Learn more about it here.
Toyota recently revealed that the 2018 Toyota Camry will be the company’s first model to use a new generation infotainment system featuring the Automative Grade Linux (AGL) operating system to operate its in-car apps.
According to Forbes, “AGL is an open source project that is changing the way carmakers build software. Open source, simply put, is computer software with its source code made available to anyone to change or distribute for any purpose.” Open source platforms are currently used in mobile phones for faster development and application times.
The 2018 Toyota Camry is just the beginning, and there are plans for more Toyotas to include this operating system. The AGL system will upgrade infotainment systems and allow more technological developments to take place.
Stay tuned for the 2018 Toyota Camry and browse our current Toyota inventory here.
If you are searching for a vehicle with smart technology, bold features, and impeccable efficiency, look no further than the 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid. This Camry uses Hybrid Synergy Drive® to combine the output of both the gas and electric motors. You’ll be impressed with its 200 hp, advanced design, and refined aerodynamics.
The 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid goes above and beyond with an EPA-estimated 42 mpg city. The Camry Hybrid’s advanced technology makes your drive as efficient and fun as possible. Also with the Camry Hybrid’s energy monitor, drivers can easily see their gas engine, electric motor generator, and hybrid battery. According to Toyota, “As conditions change, it provides real-time information showing how power is being routed to the drive wheels, or how the battery is being charged.”
In addition, the 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid includes plenty of cargo space, low rolling-resistance tires, and plenty of safety features. Take a test drive today at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! You can also view our current inventory here.
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is durable and built for tougher roads. With its impeccable off-roading, performance and towing capabilities, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma is ready for anything. It also features a stylish design as well as great technology and safety elements.
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma includes a tough, but refined interior with comfortable seats, a quiet cabin and available moonroof. It also includes a multi-information display for the driver. The exterior is bold and powerful with an aggressive grille, available LED headlights and an embossed tailgate.
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma makes off-roading safe with multi-terrain select. According to Toyota, multi-terrain select “helps improve traction dramatically.” In addition, the Tacoma features Hill Start Assist Control (HAC), which helps drivers climb hills with ease.
If you enjoy adventure, you’ll love the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. It includes a 3.5-liter V6 direct-injection engine and towing capabilities of up to 6,800 pounds. It also has an integrated GoPro® mount on the windshield, Qi-compatible wireless smartphone charging and a standard backup camera.
Finally, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma provides you peace of mind with great safety features. It includes a tire pressure monitor system, the Toyota Start Safety System™ and ToyotaCare.
Learn more about the 2017 Toyota Tacoma by visiting Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas. You can browse our inventory and schedule a test drive today!
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.
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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!
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.
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.
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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.