Category Archives: Electric Vehicles

Toyota bZ4X front exterior view

Does Toyota make an electric vehicle?

New All-Electric Toyota Vehicle Revealed

Toyota has been at the forefront of automotive technology for a long time. For instance, they were the first to mass produce the hybrid in the form of the 1997 Prius. More recently, they’ve been adapting many of their vehicles into plug-in hybrids, like the Prius Prime and the RAV4 Prime. And now, they’re building an all-new battery-powered electric vehicle. And we here at Arlington Toyota in Palatine, IL, are very excited about it.

Does Toyota make an electric vehicle? Yes, they do. Meet the bZ4X.

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RAV4 Hybrid on production line at TMMK

Where is the 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid made?

2020 RAV4 Hybrid Begins Production in Kentucky

For many, where a car is made is important. For some, it’s the novelty of experiencing different cultures. Owning a foreign car in a domestic market is a great conversation starter and a way to expand one’s horizons. Others may want to support the domestic market, wishing to contribute to a robust economy or support local industry. Or maybe you don’t think about it at all.

Whatever your reasons, people like knowing where their cars are made. So, that begs the question…

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Three 2020 RAV4 hyrbids lined up outside of modernist house

Which 2020 Toyota models are hybrids?

The Full Toyota Hybrid List

Hybrid technology has evolved considerably over the years, making hybrid vehicles better for the environment and better for your wallet. The benefits are incredibly drastic for anyone who does a decent amount of city driving. For those that live in urban areas, hybrids should be at the top of your list when looking to get a new vehicle. With hybrid gas mileage almost doubling that of normal combustion engines, it’s a no-brainer.

So then, hybrids are great. But which 2020 Toyota models are hybrids? Read the rest of this entry >>

2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid Exterior Driver Side Front Profile

Watch 2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid Unveiled Live Online

There has been a ton of exciting news surrounding the 2020 model year lineup for Toyota this year, but we just recently received what is probably the most exciting news since the announcement of the Supra’s legendary return. There’s going to be a 2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid! Not only will this a new fuel-efficient and electrified option to the lineup, but it will actually be the most powerful RAV4 model yet, according to the brand. The vehicle will make its debut at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 20th next month, but you’ll be able to watch it be unveiled live online right here on this blog, so bookmark it and remember to come back at showtime! Read the rest of this entry >>

Toyota e-Palette-Concept Vehicle

What is Toyota’s electric vehicle plan?

We already know that Toyota has been moving towards an all-out mobility company rather than just a car company, as evidenced by their slate of vehicles and robotics coming to the Olympic & Paralympic Games. What is one of the best ways to enhance mobility? Make it accessible to all. And what is one of the most accessible types of vehicles? Well, it might not seem like it yet, but electric vehicles. They don’t have to rely on gasoline or any other type of fuel, you just have to have access to some electricity to keep them charged. So, what is Toyota’s electric vehicle plan for the future? Read the rest of this entry >>