Archive for December, 2017

Why synthetic oil is the right choice for your Toyota

Thursday, December 28th, 2017
A stock photo of a hand pouring fresh motor oil into an engine

Should I use synthetic oil in my Toyota?

One of the most known facts about Toyota cars, trucks and crossover SUVs is that each one is among the most reliable in each respective class. There are obviously intricate aspects of engineering at play here, but Toyota goes further to make sure everything contributes to one of its vehicles staying on the road for as long as possible. Owners can help their own cause by following the factory’s maintenance recommendations, like advising people to use synthetic oil in Toyota vehicles – every single time. The experts in the Heritage Toyota Service Department are always here to help you out. (more…)

Which color of 2018 Tacoma will you take home today?

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

What are the color options for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma?

The 2018 Toyota Tacoma is now available and ready to be taken home from the Heritage Toyota showroom. For the new model year, the automaker has made a few key improvements to the Tacoma platform with the Toyota’s innovative suite of active safety solutions leading the way. As important as the midsize truck’s safety profile is to buyers, the second most common question we get is, ‘What are the color options for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma?’ Almost regardless of what a potential buyer wants to do with the truck, they will have an exterior paint scheme to match their tastes and style. The 2018 Tacoma has 10 shades to choose from and most of them are available at Heritage Toyota. (more…)

2018 Camry leads the way for new Toyota safety honors

Monday, December 18th, 2017
A front view of a blue 2018 Toyota Camry coming down the road

2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick Awards for Toyota

Toyota vehicles of almost all types are routinely considered among the safest in each of their respective segments in the automotive industry. Vehicle safety rating leader, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has just announced its annual list of the safest cars currently for sale right now. In total, Toyota had a mix of six different sedans, hybrids and crossover SUVs named as 2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick winners with the newly redesigned 2018 Toyota Camry being named a 2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick+. The path to taking home all of this coveted hardware started a few years ago when the automaker announced it would make its suite of active safety systems available on every vehicle it produces. (more…)

Avoid common mistakes when bringing your tree home for Christmas

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
A stock photo of wooden toy car with a Christmas tree tied to it

How do you tie a Christmas tree to a car?

Here is the scene: It’s the beginning of December and Christmas is on everyone’s mind. The next logical step is to get the kids bundled up and head out to find the perfect tree. Let’s say that you found it and managed to cut it down. Now what? What’s the best way to tie a Christmas tree to a car? In all the excitement, you may have had a chance to square this particular circle in your mind. Don’t worry, Heritage Toyota is here to help. Our showroom is filled with all manner of automotive experts and we put together this handy guide to help you out. (more…)