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Get Ready for the New and Improved 2021 Toyota Tacoma
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Get Ready for the New and Improved 2021 Toyota Tacoma

For 15 years in a row, the Toyota Tacoma has been America’s best-selling midsize pickup. The Tacoma has long been trusted as a reliable truck that can seemingly go anywhere and tackle any terrain. Now, the Tacoma is rolling into 2021 with some unique Special Edition models. The American-made TRD Pro model will be available in a new Lunar Rock color for 2021. This striking color will stand out from the crowd, whether you are driving to work or heading out on your next off-road adventure. If this color does not suit you, the TRD Pro model is also available in Midnight Black Metallic, Super White, and Magnetic Gray Metallic. If you are looking for truck with a blacked-out look, check out the 2021 Tacoma Nightshade Edition. This unique model starts with the premium Limited trim and ...
2021 Toyota Prius Celebrates 20 Years of Innovation
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2021 Toyota Prius Celebrates 20 Years of Innovation

In 2001, the groundbreaking Toyota Prius made its debut in the United States. Since then, the Prius has redefined the concept of what a hybrid is and what it can do. Toyota is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Prius changing the game in America with the 2021 Prius 2020 Edition. If you want an efficient and stylish vehicle, you’ve got to check out this limited-edition hybrid. To set the 2020 Edition apart from the rest of the Prius lineup, Toyota gave it unique black exterior trim details along with a body-color rear spoiler. It will only be available in two colors, Wind Chill Pearl and Supersonic Red. However you outfit it, the 2021 Toyota Prius 2020 Edition looks as great as it drives. Like all Prius models, the rare 2020 Edition is perfect for cruising the streets of Ope...
2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition Strikes a Pose
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2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition Strikes a Pose

What do adrenaline-pumping track racers, style-obsessed young professionals, and new families with a desire for advanced safety precautions have in common? They can’t wait to get their hands on the brand-new 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition sedan. The fun-to-drive Apex Edition Corolla will be available soon, so the Toyota specialists at Courvelle Toyota in Opelousas, Louisiana have highlighted some of its most remarkable features to get you excited. Track-ready chassis: The punchy 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition is equipped with uniquely-tuned shocks that have internal rebound springs for enhanced handling. Though the lowered Corolla is lower to the ground, jounce bumpers and stabilizer bars ensure that your ride is smooth. Fierce looks: The low-profile Apex Edition Corolla ...
Introducing the 2021 Toyota Prius Prime
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Introducing the 2021 Toyota Prius Prime

Since the inception of the Toyota Prius Prime, the stylish, fuel-efficient juggernaut has shattered preconceived notions that luxury doesn’t mix with green driving. For 2021, Toyota has pushed the bounds even further with extended range and improved safety features, making the Prius Prime an even more prime choice. Range: Most people are aware that the revolutionary Toyota Prius uses a hybrid gas/electric engine that stores energy to bolster fuel economy. The Prius Prime improves the best-selling Prius hybrid system by introducing a plug-in component. When charged, the Prius Prime is capable of traveling 25 miles without using any gas and has a Toyota-estimated 133 MPGe fuel efficiency rating. When coupled with its gas engine, the Prius Prime has a 640-mile range before it needs...
Check Out the All-New 2021 Toyota Venza
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Check Out the All-New 2021 Toyota Venza

If you’re looking for a striking and unique midsize crossover, you’ll want to check out the all-new 2021 Toyota Venza. With a powerful and efficient hybrid engine under the hood, the Venza delivers a quiet, family-friendly ride as well as thoughtful safety technology and connectivity. You’ll enjoy optimum control behind the wheel of the 2021 Venza, which features the Toyota Hybrid System II powertrain and standard Electronic On-Demand All-Wheel Drive. Not only is the new Venza fun to drive, but with a Toyota-estimated 40 mpg combined fuel economy, it’s a great value in the long run that saves money at the pump. The 2021 Venza combines the utility of a crossover with the comfortable ride of a sedan. Its cabin provides roomy seating for five with lots of flexible cargo space. You ...
Toyota Makes Huge Investment in American Workers, Jobs
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Toyota Makes Huge Investment in American Workers, Jobs

In January 2017, Toyota announced a new investment plan in which they committed to putting $13 billion into the American market between 2017 and 2021. This summer, the company announced that it reached its five-year investment goal one year early, shattering expectations for its commitment to America. The recent U.S. investments have added over 6,500 American jobs across the country, many of which are in states neighboring Louisiana. For instance, an $800 million investment in Huntsville, Alabama, added 4,000 jobs, and a $1 billion investment in a new regional corporate headquarters in Plano, Texas, added another 1,000 jobs. On top of their $13 billion investment, Toyota put $5.9 billion toward things like plant upgrades, research and development, and various other administrativ...
2021 Toyota Sienna Features Standard Hybrid Powertrain
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2021 Toyota Sienna Features Standard Hybrid Powertrain

There’s still no vehicle better for bigtime family needs than a minivan, and there’s no choice in the segment better than the Toyota Sienna. The latter only rings truer with the introduction of the all-new 2021 Toyota Sienna, an incredibly advanced family hauler with a standard hybrid powertrain, plenty of cutting-edge technology, and no shortage of luxury features. “This is an all-new vehicle from the ground up, including a new chassis platform as well as a new electrical platform,” said Chief Engineer Monte Kaehr. “The development of the fourth generation Sienna was a huge undertaking but we always worked towards one single mission — to make the best van yet.” Making the 2021 Toyota Sienna better than ever before is a standard Toyota Hybrid System II, which generates a total 2...
Toyota Named Among Top 50 Companies for Diversity
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Toyota Named Among Top 50 Companies for Diversity

PC: pressroom.toyota.com Toyota Motor North America works hard to create an equitable and diverse workplace that represents the rich tapestry that is our country. Its efforts earned the automaker a spot in the top 10 of DiversityInc’s 2020 Top 50 Companies for Diversity®. The commitment to diversity has only gotten stronger at Toyota over the years. Since 2013, the company has moved 38 spots up the list, now finding itself No. 10 among all companies in America. Toyota moved up eight spots from the 2019 list alone, suggesting that it could very well be vying for a top spot within the next few years. “When it comes to diversity and inclusion, each year we try to set new challenges and new goals with a plan for attaining them,” said Sandra Phillips Rogers, chief diversity officer an...
Toyota Partners with Latinx Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief
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Toyota Partners with Latinx Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

Toyota has partnered with nonprofit organizations supporting COVID-19 relief for Latinx communities, reallocating over $1 million to COVID-19 response efforts, including emergency assistance, support for small businesses, academics, and education about the pandemic. Some of the organizations Toyota is supporting are the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, the Hispanic Federation, the League of United Latin American Citizens, and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. All of these organizations have directed their efforts toward providing assistance to the US Hispanic and Latino communities, through food relief, creating educational resources, ensuring resources are made available in Spanish, and providing direct bilingual technical assistance 24/7, among many other support effor...
2021 Toyota GR Supra Gets a New Engine, More Six-Cylinder Power
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2021 Toyota GR Supra Gets a New Engine, More Six-Cylinder Power

If you held off on picking up a new Toyota GR Supra from Courvelle Toyota last year, now might be the time to strike because the iron is hotter than ever. The new and improved 2021 Toyota GR Supra is adding a new four-cylinder turbo engine — a first for the Supra name badge — and increasing the output of its available inline six-cylinder. Translation: more to love. For 2021, the GR Supra will feature a 2.0-liter turbo inline four-cylinder. With a lighter weight and much of the same performance innovations as the 3.0-liter inline-six turbo, this first-ever turbo four offering in a Supra delivers 255 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. With a projected 0-60 mph time of five seconds flat, it’s a quick car that’s going to be a ton of fun to drive. Speaking of a ton of fun, the Supra...