2016 Tacoma

Toyota to Unveil 2016 Tacoma at the Detroit Auto Show

The Toyota Tacoma is the best-selling midsize pickup currently on the U.S. market. With that being said, it’s no wonder that Toyota plans to bust out a new and improved version with their 2016 Tacoma. The car company plans to unveil the newer model at the Detroit Auto Show in January. Smaller pickups used to…

Toyota FCV Technology

And the Winner is….Toyota FCV Technology!

We here at Classic Toyota were glad to see Toyota won the “Best of What’s New” award from Popular Science for its new Fuel-Cell Vehicle (FCV). Conceptual designs like the FCV demonstrate the capability of Toyota researchers and engineers. The Toyota FCV technology is unique in the way it utilizes hydrogen fuel-cells to generate electricity. You won’t find…

Toyota Avalon

Toyota Avalon Sport Edition Celebrates Avalon’s 20th Birthday

When it comes to celebrating birthdays, Toyota doesn’t joke around. Instead of celebrating the Toyota Avalon’s 20th birthday in a traditional way with a party, cake, and balloons, the Japanese carmaker has decided to celebrate it with a brand new limited-edition model—the Toyota Avalon Sport Edition. Based on the flagship’s XLE Touring trim level, the Sport Edition…

Toyota Esquire

Toyota Esquire: A Minivan to be Jealous About

It’s really nothing new to be jealous of a vehicle found only in foreign markets. But this might be the first time we’ve ever been jealous of a minivan. The new Toyota Esquire, available in Japan, is a minivan unlike anything we’ve seen before. It’s modern and sleek, and combines an upscale interior with a…

hiring our heroes

Hiring Our Heroes – A Toyota Initiative

It’s been a long standing tradition for Toyota to help our nation’s veterans. The Hiring Our Heroes program has been helping our former soldiers, and their families, get careers that suit them after they retire their uniforms. After leaving the service, it can be incredibly difficult for some veterans to find jobs that suit them,…

Camry sleeper

Toyota Unveils Camry Sleeper at SEMA 2014

During the 2014 SEMA auto show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Toyota unveiled a surprise Camry sleeper to the world. But this is a Camry that you can’t necessarily buy from the company, or any dealership for that matter. This souped up Camry features the outer shell of the well-known Toyota vehicle but boasts an unusual interior….

Toyota Headquarters

Toyota Headquarters Says Hello to Plano

Plano, Texas welcomed Toyota USA CEO Jim Lentz, among many others to their town to celebrate the future home of the National Toyota Headquarters. The purpose of the visit was to have a good time with the citizens of Plano while letting them know that Toyota is going to be there to promote happiness and…

Top Global Brand

Toyota Named Top Global Brand

Every year, the company Interbrand (specializes in brand identity, strategy, and analytics) releases a ranking of the 100 Best Global Brands. This year, we were not surprised to find Toyota listed as the top global brand on this prestigious list. Toyota was named the most valuable automotive brand worldwide for the eleventh year in a…

green vehicles

America’s Top 12 Green Vehicles

Green vehicles are becoming more and more prevalent in today’s world, no longer something that only so-called “tree huggers” own. We are all becoming more aware of environmental crises in today’s world, including the emissions created by vehicles. Some of us are more conscious than others, but it’s the effort that counts. The creators of…

last a lifetime

Toyota Vehicles That Will Last a Lifetime

When you go to purchase a vehicle, you assume that piece of well-crafted machinery will last a lifetime. You paid thousands of dollars for it; of course it will last forever! Or at least long enough to be worth the cost. Unfortunately, depending on the brand and type of vehicle, that is not always the…