Never More Impressive than with the 2013 Scion tC

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A car that will allow the driver to arrive at a fancy dinner party without any clothes on and still elicit a reaction of awe is not very difficult to find since there are certainly plenty of cars out there with the style and finesse to carry out such a task. But to find a car that can make naked people seem as if they came wearing the fanciest clothes in existence is another matter entirely. This is not to say that such cars do not exist however, as the 2013 Scion tC is certainly real enough and comes at a very reasonable price.

When a car is designed without reason, many kinds of factors are taken into consideration which leads vehicles to seem hesitant in what they want to convey. This is not the case with the tC though and it is as straightforwardly classy as it could possibly be. There is simply no compromise with the incredibly stylish design of the exterior as it looks good and makes its driver look even better.

Much as the best tuxedoes out there have almost a haunting simplicity to them, the interior of the tC also possesses an air of unparalleled sophistication without resorting to all sorts of shallow trinkets. The main focuses involve comfort, style, class and preserving dignity, and these goals were superbly accomplished. The space is ample, the gadgetry is sensible and design is without nonsense.

Many cars can let out plenty of power, but few can match the grace which the tC brings into its performance. Speed and power are accompanied by control and nobility which seems to be absent from many other models.

2013 Toyota Sienna: The Best Minivan Again This Year

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

Last year, the Toyota Sienna was regarded as the best of all the minivans. The qualities that critics loved in the Sienna were the abundance of space for both passenger and cargo, nice features catered especially for the family, and good road performance. This year, Toyota brings the same winning formula with the 2013 Toyota Sienna. The 2013 Sienna has a 3.5L V-6 engine that generates 266hp and 245 lbs. of torque. There are trims which are all-wheel drive; the standard is front-drive. The Sienna consumes fuel at 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway. An all-wheel drive consumes 16 mpg city/23 mpg highway.

There are five model trims – base L, LE, SE, XLE and Limited. The 2013 Sienna can seat from seven to eight passengers depending on the trim and model. There is plenty of cargo space at 39.1 ft3 and by folding down the seats, expands to a whopping 150 ft3!

Standard interior features include tri-zone air conditioning, power windows and doors, manual seats. If you want more features, you will have to go for a higher trim or model which gets you features like heated seats, a navigation system, a dashboard with Toyota Entune system which synchs you’re your smartphone, Bluetooth, and a rearview camera.

The 2013 Sienna received good scores and safety and crash tests. While it received only a good rating” in frontal crash protection, it received an excellent rating in side crash protection. Standard safety features include front-seat side and side curtain airbags and front head restraints, antilock disc brakes, and stability/traction control. Optional safety features are cruise control, pre-collision warning system and hill start assist.

Depending on the model and trim, the price of the 2013 Sienna ranges from $26,600 to $40,800. The base model gives you just enough of a minivan and as the price goes higher, the Sienna really gets better. It is an excellent minivan, whether for the family or for business trips.

A Genuine 2013 Scion FR-S Sports Quality

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

People want to buy sports vehicles primarily because they are supposed to be the ultimate embodiment of speed and performance while also being candy for the eyes of every onlooker willing enough to cast their gaze at the beautiful machines and risk envy. But recent years have seen a decline in the quality of sports in many sports vehicles by catering too much to outside appearance. In an effort to correct this intolerable atrocity, the 2013 Scion FR-S was created, and so the whole idea of sports cars has risen from the ashes of abomination.

There is absolutely no reason to settle for less when buying a sports car since there are plenty of choices where the exterior design is appropriately paired with an awesome amount of satisfaction in the performance.

Regardless, exterior appearance is an integral part of sports vehicles, and so the FR-S has been given a design that is decidedly sports. Sleek and sharp, the FR-S has the shape akin to a naked blade, ready to slice through opponents that are awestruck by its beauty.

In the interior part of the whole affair, the FR-S does not let up in its course to bring sports cars to the right path. The space is perfectly proportioned to give drivers room to drive easily without causing problems with the structure. The seat covers and amenities are also ideally placed to bring out the full potential of the machine instead of getting in the way.

After covering the exterior and interior, focusing on the performance comes next. As expected though, there is no reason to be disappointed since the FR-S features the kind of speed and control that sports vehicles really should have.

2013 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab: New Updates for Better Driving Experience


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For those who wish to buy a smaller version of the Toyota Tacoma pick-up and at a lesser price, the 2013 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab is the best choice. The new Tacoma Regular Cab, like the other Tacoma Cab line-ups for this year’s offering has been updated for better optimization. Each of the Regular Tacoma Cab is equipped with a 2.7 – liter four-cylinder engine that propels a 159 horsepower at 5,200 revolutions per minute (rpm) and 180 lb-ft of torque at 3,800 revolutions per minute (rpm). The engine is connected to either five-speed manual transmission or four-speed automatic transmission.

The compact pick-up car offers either rear-wheel drive or 4×2 which is a good choice to distribute the fleet’s overall weight and a four-wheel drive or  4×4 for better driving mechanism. The 4×2 Tacoma Regular Cab has 15 – inch steel wheels while the 4×4 option is equipped with 16-inch steel wheels.

The 2013 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab comes in with multi-reflector halogen headlights, tie-down cleats and four fixed cargo bed tie-down as part of its standard features. The Tacoma regular cab keeps up with the latest technology as depicted in its entertainment system. The fleet’s entertainment system consists of 6.1 – inch touchscreen display, core AM/FM/CD player with MP3/WMA playback, and auxiliary audio jack as well as USB port. It also comes in with Bluetooth wireless technology.

Toyota ensures the safety of its passengers through its safety features that includes six airbags for the driver, front passenger and side airbags. It is also equipped with Tacoma’ Star Safety System equipping the pick-up truck with vehicle stability control and traction Control, brake assist as well as smart stop technology.

2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab: Combining Play and Work Effortlessly

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

The 2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab is the best fleet amongst its category as it offers the capabilities of a full-size pickup without the extra burden that most full pick-ups have with a good fuel efficacy. The Tacoma Double Cab has been the most preferred and best-selling compact pickup in America. Aside from its capacity to combine work and play functions, the double cab’s design is stylish and modern. This year, the midsize pick-up didn’t undergo much changes after it had some facelifts, minute interior upgrades and with new audio systems. The 2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab comes in with an Entune infotainment system.

The Double Cab has 2.7 Liter 4 – cylinder engine. This engine comes in with Toyota’s VVT – i technology (Variable Valve Timing with intelligence) minimizing the concession that occurs between low-end torque and peak horsepower.

The 2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab is available in 6-speed Manual with EPA of 16 cty/19 hwy mpg, 4-speed Automatic 19 cty/24 hwy mpg and 5-speed Automatic 17cty/21 hwy mpg. The maximum towing capacity is 6,500 pounds while its payload is 1,535 pounds.

Exterior features of the new double cab are its grille and front-end treatment keeping its tough look. Black bumper s and plain wheels are standard for the double cab. Inside, the Tacoma pickup’s interior is finished with modern features that are colored with 2-tone gray or beige plastic panels emphasized by a metal trim. Seating is pretty spacious for both front and rear seats.

In addition to roomy legroom, the rear seat of the Double Cab has adjustable head restraints with additional storage area under its seat. The steering wheel is integrated with controls for audio and Bluetooth functions. Other features of the Double Cab include power mirrors, power door locks and power windows.

You Just Can’t Refuse the 2013 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

The value of pickup trucks undoubtedly fall more on the types of work that you can use them for instead of the usual frippery that a lot of models are designed to have, which then makes your choice of pickup truck that much easier to determine in worth. Still, there are more ways to make sure that the option you pick really gives you a good in return in your investment as compared to other models. In this, the 2013 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab promises a lot of, using its durable performance and its exterior which provides confidence.

The exterior that the Tacoma Access Cab has provides plenty of confidence in getting the job done with the least amount of trouble possible. This is accomplished through its smoothly transitory lines that indicate versatility and its fairly masculine form that has been given a definition to invoke reliability. Finally, the light placements give it a reasonably well-kempt appearance that makes the effort of working hard much easier to bear by at least keeping things looking clean.

Becoming satisfied with the interior of a vehicle is not exactly complicated as the issues rely more on the space, the comfort and the amenities, which is why the Tacoma Access Cab provides the best of these. The space is easy to move in, the seats are comfortable to sit on and the amenities provide relaxation and entertainment.

The performance of a model like the Tacoma Access Cab cannot be understated as its 4-cylinder DOHC 16-Valve 2.7L engine provides much of worth. With that, you get power and efficiency that is simply unmistakable.

2013 Toyota Venza: Better Exterior Finish with More Convenient Features


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The 2013 Toyota Venza comes in the market with a freshly updated exterior design, more standard convenience features and updated option packages. The new Venza gets a daring and better representation of its chrome arrangement. Its headlights also got some refreshments too as well as its upper and lower grille. To project a sporty and smoked look, Toyota enhanced its rear taillights with an even darker shade. Toyota Venza offers three new colors as well with Attitude Black, Cypress Pearl and Cosmic Gray Mica joining in the pack.

The attention for the 2013 Toyota Venza however is focused on the integration of its newest technology. The new Venza is equipped with an Entune multimedia system that is geared to work well with the car’s navigation, entertainment and information features. Moreover, the Entune system can be synchronized with numerous mobile applications such as Bing,, Pandora and iHeartRadio.

Engine wise, the 2013 Toyota Venza offers two choices of engine: 4 – cylinder and V6. The first of the two choices, the 2.7 – liter 4 – Cylinder generates a 181 horsepower at 5800 revolutions per minute and 182 lb-ft at 4200 rpm of torque. It is integrated with a Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i). On the other hand, its 3.5 – liter V6 engine is still integrated with Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and yields 268 horspower and 246 lb-ft of torque.

Standard safety features of Toyota Venza include Star Safety System the umbrella name for the innovative safety features such as Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist and Smart Stop. Other standard safety features are seven airbags, driver and passenger active headrests, 3-point seatbelts, LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children), Tire Pressure Monitor, Hill Start Assist Control (HAC) and Engine Mobilizer.

The 2013 Toyota Matrix, Small But Roomy

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Toyota offers another entry in the affordable small cars – the 2013 Toyota Matrix. While the Matrix is not so impressive especially in its fuel rating, it makes up for it with its nice interior features. The 2013 Matrix has two trims – L and S. The L has a 1.8L engine capable of 132hp and 128 lbs. of torque. The S trim has a 2.4L engine that generates 158hp and 162 lbs. of torque. Fuel rating depends on the transmission, whether manual or automatic. At the minimum, the L trim’s fuel rating is 25 mpg city/32 mpg highway while the S trim’s fuel rating is 21 mpg city/29 mpg highway.

The 2013 Toyota Matrix has a lot of cargo space at 19.8 ft3, expandable up to 49.4 ft3 by folding down the seats. Aside from the abundance of cargo space, you will also like the availability of other storage compartments.

The interior features a basic lay-out with decent materials and ample room for average sized passengers. Critics remarked on the easy-to-use dashboard controls of the Matrix. Standard interior features include air-conditioning, heated mirrors, cruise control, tilting telescopic steering wheel, a 6-speaker sound system with CD player plus Bluetooth and smartphone connectivity, iPod/USB interface and auxiliary audio jack.

Other features are available in the higher trim like a metallic interior trim, upgraded cloth upholstery,  a premium audio system and a 6.1” touchscreen interface.

The 2013 Matrix received good scores in safety and crash tests, both for front and side impact protection. Standard safety features include front seat side airbags and side curtain airbags, disc brakes with antilock braking system, brake assist, stability/traction control, daytime running lights, and child safety locks.

The 2013 Toyota Matrix offers abundant room, plus an all-wheel drive feature on the S trim. You might like to take a look at other cars like the Subaru Impreza, which has better fuel ratings and interior and the Honda Fit which has more space.

2013 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab – Not Your Ordinary Compact Pickup Truck

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

The Toyota Tacoma series have become the most preferred compact pickup by many pickup truck fans because of it functions great on tough roads and at the same time easy to manage, highly sophisticated and fuel efficient. The Toyota Tacoma comes in with three styles, namely the Tacoma Regular Cab, Tacoma Access Cab and Tacoma Double Cab. The 2013 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab doesn’t have many changes for this year as it underwent significant upgrades last year with some mild facelifts, interior enhancements and better audio systems.

The new Tacoma Regular Cab presents a tough look with its black grille and argent surround. Handles are also colored in black as well as its mirrors, front and rear bumpers. This new pick-up truck ride is powered by a 2.7 liter DOHC 16 Valve 4-Cylinder with the innovative VVT (Variable Valve Timing) technology of Toyota.

With all the toughness the pick-up truck presents outside, inside is a smooth and sophisticated guise. Combined with the colors of beige and gray, the Regular Cab is definitely fitted for anyone’s persona. Regular Cabs come in with a 6.1 inches touchscreen display audio that plays AM/FM CD as well as MP3/WMA playback.

The entire Tacoma Regular Cab is surrounded with four speakers enough to create that boom-boom sound as you go drive through rough roads. It also has a 4-way adjustable front bench seat (Reclining, Folding, Bucket and Side) for both driver and passenger seats. The headrests are as well adjustable that has a foldable center armrest.

Its safety features includes Vehicle Stability Control, Anti-lock brakes (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Smart Stop Technology (SST). Advanced airbags are also built-in the Regular Cab both for the driver and front passenger as well as side airbags that are mounted on the seats and curtain airbags.

Beyond Impressive with the 2013 Scion tC

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

It would seem that a lot of people are now settling for just being regular or ordinary during recent years and the fire that drives people to want to be excellent or impressive has begun to die out for one inexplicable reason or another. Suffice it to say, this is a situation that cannot be allowed since the comforts and progress that people see to be so common these days were achieved through the desire to be impressive. There are many ways that this can be addressed, but the 2013 Scion tC is a route that can definitely produce results.

Many of the ideas that have led mankind to become the supreme species on this planet stemmed from inspiration in one form or another. As one of the most the most inspirational vehicles in the market today through its smoothly gliding form and incredibly stylish exterior design, the tC is one potential avenue to drive many to greater heights. Who knows, you might even help create the next best invention by blowing past its creator at speed.

The interior of a vehicle is as important as its exterior since this is where passengers and drivers will spend much of their time while travelling. As such, Scion engineers have placed a lot of amenities that are sure to stimulate passion and the mind, while keeping them comfortable through the high quality seat covers and generous space.

Performance is one field that an inspirational vehicle cannot falter in and the makers of the tC knew this very well. As such, the speed and control factors, as well as the efficient use of gas have been given due attention to the point of doting.