The 2013 FJ Cruiser: Manly Choice for Manly Men

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Available in San Diego at Toyota San Diego

The 2013 FJ Cruiser is the choice of manly men. It is the perfect combination of trail toughness and modern conveniences. It has no qualms of appearing as a sensible family car nor does it pretend to be decadently luxurious. Make no mistakes, this is pure adventure vehicle. The market of trail drivers might be limited but the 2013 FJ Cruiser singlehandedly takes over the adventure enthusiasts. ’13 FJ Cruiser has the 1960′s vibe – but is updated with a cooler appeal. Hummer might come to your mind though it apparently ate the Cruiser’s dust.

The interior is intentionally rough – with body-colored panels, simple gauges, and sturdy switchgear. The exterior, not to be outdone, is fashionable and stylish at the same time. You can take the 2013 FJ Cruiser from a trail adventure and head to a party – and not get ostracized.

This vehicle comes in 4×2 or 4×4 and is powered by a 260-hp , 4.0 liter V-6 engine with 272 lb-ft torque and provides a strong performance from the start. This is true for both five-speed automatic and six-speed manual. Manueverability is not top of the line but the trail performance makes up for that slight disadvantage.

What lies under the hood is a beauty. It is equipped with a cyclone pre-air cleaner the effectively traps sand and dirt. Better chassis performance is also highlighted by the trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, rear differential lock with Active atraction Control system, engine, fuel tank, and transfer cases, skid plates, and rock rails. The exterior gets 16-inch Toyota Racing Development wheels mated to 265/75ZR16 All-Terrain tires from BF Goodrich.

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.

Go Full Size On Adventure With The Mid-Size 2013 Toyota Venza

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There are a lot of reasons for getting a mid-size van and one is to have just enough space to accommodate passengers or objects that sedans and other smaller vehicles are unable to accommodate without having to go all the way with full size vans that can be too big. As such, mid-size vans should therefore be made very carefully so that it has a good balance and that it does not compromise one purpose or another. An example of a fine mid-size van is the 2013 Toyota Venza where size, shape and performance all condense into a satisfying vehicle.

The 2013 Toyota Venza is not your typical mid-size van in that the act of getting the size right takes precedence over everything else, including the appearance of the exterior. For the Venza, the outside was given quite a bit of attention to by giving it an executive air through the professional design of the shape and the very stylish front features. Suffice it to say, size is not all that this mid-size van can offer.

The size of the 2013 Toyota Venza  can give rise to the expectation that it will have a comfortable amount of space and so it does. But apart from that, it also has the cozy seats which are covered by cozy materials to produce maximum coziness. Through its amazing safety system, you will always be secure no matter what.

When you need power, the 2.7L, 16 valve, 4-Cylinder engine can provide. If you need smooth handling, the high quality suspension and steering system has it. If you need low costs in using fuel, the Venza can certainly give it.

2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab is Worth Every Penny

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When you purchase a pickup truck, it is not always the biggest that will give you the most power and it is not always the nicest to look at the will give you the most in confidence since those are just superficial features that any models can have. In order to really justify your purchase, the truck has to have more than what the surface aspects can offer which would make buying it worthwhile. With the 2013 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, this is clearly evident in that you get so much more than what its surfaces leads you to believe.

With the Tacoma Double Cab having the exterior that it does, it is not much of a stretch to conclude that you get what you paid for. The reason for this is due to how its meticulously sculpted frame promises a hidden strength, which the obvious contours then reinforce as a point that cannot be challenged. If you then throw in the personality which its front features palpably flaunt, you get the full package.

The interior of any vehicle holds the potential to give passengers and driver service beyond the obvious, and so it has to be made with a lot of effort. By giving the Tacoma Double Cab enormous passenger space, this is effort is already evident which is then solidified by covering the seats with high quality materials. The functional added service amenities only make things better.

When the Tacoma Double Cab demonstrates its performance, the power cannot be mistaken. Apart from that though, there is also the palpable amount of control which makes stability an unquestionable presence in the driving.

Get What You Pay For With The 2013 Scion tC

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There are many ways that a car can satisfy your need to feel that the money you forked over for the car you bought was completely worth it, but the most important of these lie with the performance that the car can provide and the design of its exterior. There is just a lot to appreciate when you are driving around town inside a beautiful model that also has a big engine that brings power. If your thoughts fall along the same line, then you will definitely like the 2013 Scion tC where every facet counts.

When it is said that the 2013 Scion tC looks exquisitely delectable, the compliment does not have anything to do with its flavor, but rather with its appearance. Its body is simply scrumptious to the barest details and the features such the light and the wheels make it even more delectable to the visionary palette. The framework is also noticeably distinctive as opposed to other cars, so you will always be assured to get plenty of attention wherever you go.

When it comes to your comfort as you drive around inside the 2013 Scion tC, the makers pulled out all the stops and gave it everything they got. First is the space where you will never have a complaint in how appropriate it is. Second are the seats, where prime materials are sources of prime comfort to set you at ease.

Coming to the performance, its 4-Cylinder engine contains the appropriate amount of power for both everyday uses and extraordinary circumstances. Pair that up with impressive traction and handling capabilities, and driving will never be a problem.

Simplicity and Beauty: The 2013 Toyota Sienna

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Classified as a minivan, the 2013 Toyota Sienna is seen as the greatest competitor for the top minivans in the market offered by car brands like Chrysler, Nissan, Dodge and Honda. Offered by Toyota for its third consecutive year, the Sienna is expected to have as much wonderful features as the first two. The 2013 version of the Sienna deviates from the usual four-cylinder engine and opted to have a 3.5 liter, V6 engine instead. It is available in fixed six-speed automatic transmission and an option to have it on all-wheel drive.

With the loss of its four cylinders, the Sienna experienced a drop in fuel consumption and has currently been noted to have one of the highest fuel efficiency of its kind. Its current EPA rating is at 25 miles per gallon (mpg) on highways and 18 mpg in the city.

The Sienna especially astounds many with its very roomy interior. It has three seating rows that could house seven to eight adults. The second row is a versatile one and may be re-arranged depending on the needs of users. The 2013 Toyota Sienna is indeed perfect for large families and a big group of friends.

Most importantly, the Sienna does not fall behind in terms of hi-technology features. It offers an infotainment system with USB and Bluetooth connectivity as well as audio streaming and satellite radio. It has additional convenient features like power sliding doors, power front seats and power tailgate.

The Sienna ensures the safety of passengers with its airbags scattered all over the vehicle that could cover the driver and all three rows of passengers. So the next time you are in search of a big, comfortable, stylish and safe vehicle, put the 2013 Toyota Sienna on top of your list.

The 2013 Scion FR-S For Real Sports Car Experience

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When a company claims that its model is a sports car, it is usually quite difficult for ordinary people to judge if it is the real deal since appearance can often suffice to convince people of the name, despite not being qualified in terms of its internal features. For a car to truly be called a sports car, it has to clear a few standards that every respectable model of that name has passed, starting from the inside. A good model to base on is the 2013 Scion FR-S for its impressive features that classify it as a real sports car.

The looks of the 2013 Scion FR-S is not the most convincing aspect that classifies it as a sports car, but it certainly has a lot of impact by looking so convincingly good. Every curve is detailed with conveying a sporty attitude in mind and the shape of the body provides the FR-S with tremendous aerodynamic capabilities that every sports car should have. When it comes to the lights, wheels and other subtle details, style is the concept followed.

While the 2013 Scion FR-S certainly provides a lot of opportunity to get rough and rowdy, this mostly applies to the performance that you get. In terms of the comfort you experience when inside the vehicle, the space which the makers have made generously roomy and the seats which were made with genuine materials that provide ample luxury make it plenty.

The 4-Valver per Cylinder DOHC engine allows the 2013 Scion FR-S to bring something more than its bark to a fight. This gives you power at very satisfying levels that would allow you to drive at speeds that befit sports cars.

Go Full Size On Adventure With The Mid-Size 2013 Toyota Venza

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There are a lot of reasons for getting a mid-size van and one is to have just enough space to accommodate passengers or objects that sedans and other smaller vehicles are unable to accommodate without having to go all the way with full size vans that can be too big. As such, mid-size vans should therefore be made very carefully so that it has a good balance and that it does not compromise one purpose or another. An example of a fine mid-size van is the 2013 Toyota Venza where size, shape and performance all condense into a satisfying vehicle.

The 2013 Toyota Venza is not your typical mid-size van in that the act of getting the size right takes precedence over everything else, including the appearance of the exterior. For the Venza, the outside was given quite a bit of attention to by giving it an executive air through the professional design of the shape and the very stylish front features. Suffice it to say, size is not all that this mid-size van can offer.

The size of the 2013 Toyota Venza  can give rise to the expectation that it will have a comfortable amount of space and so it does. But apart from that, it also has the cozy seats which are covered by cozy materials to produce maximum coziness. Through its amazing safety system, you will always be secure no matter what.

When you need power, the 2.7L, 16 valve, 4-Cylinder engine can provide. If you need smooth handling, the high quality suspension and steering system has it. If you need low costs in using fuel, the Venza can certainly give it.

Beyond Impressive with the 2013 Scion tC

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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.

The 2013 Toyota Matrix’s Sporty Practicality

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When consumers compare it with sedans, the 2013 Toyota Matrix is hatchback which makes a mark. It has a sporty appeal matched with practical features which makes car buyers have it in their coveted cars list. It is also more functional than smaller-sized sedans and appeals to the younger crowds looking for a sporty ride which has good performance. Those who are looking for a ride which would stand out in a crowd are in for a treat with the2013 Toyota Matrix. It has a handsome and sporty outline which gives off a strong and somehow aggressive aura. The roof almost looks like a coupe which makes it an overall very aesthetically appealing hatchback.

Add to the Matrix’s external appeal are integrated fog lights, multi-reflector halogen headlights, color-keyed front bumper, sport front and rear bumpers, heated power outside mirrors, and  outside door handles. To make the look shiny and polished, wheels are of 17-in. 5-spoke alloy wheels, and it also comes with a chrome-tipped exhaust.

It comes in base and S models and base models come with 1.8-liter four-cylinder engines which produce 132-horsepower while the S models have 2.4-liter four-cylinder engines which can reach up to 158-hp.  Driving this 5-speed manual is an enjoyable experience, great for city drives and comfortable for longer highway trips. At best, the Matrix gets 32 mpg highway so errands are better run all in one go when using this vehicle.

Passengers get to enjoy the new audio system in the 2013 Toyota Matrix with six speakers, satellite radio, and Bluetooth and iPod connectivity. When driving alone, the Bluetooth connectivity allows for hands-free connectivity and audio streaming too.

Simple, practical, and dependable. The 2013 Toyota Matrix is an eye-catching hatchback which offers functionality and aesthetic appeal.