What are Magnesium Batteries?

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What are Magnesium Batteries?

Just about every electronic in the world is, or could be, powered by some sort of battery. Your cell phone, your laptop and, of course, your Toyota vehicle. Sometimes those batteries just don’t last long enough for our liking – whether you’re trying to get some work done on the computer but you forgot your… Read more »

What is Biosynthetic Rubber and how is it used?

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What is Biosynthetic Rubber and how is it used?

Every automotive manufacturer in the industry is constantly working to improve the technologies within their product, to make them better, more efficient, more appealing. Some of those manufacturers aren’t only interested in improving their own product, but also reducing their products’ negative impact on the environment. At a time when that is more important than… Read more »

Is Automated Braking a standard feature?

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Is Automated Braking a standard feature?

If you’ve been keeping up with our weekly posts detailing the different safety technologies popping up in tons of vehicles across the market, then you probably already have a pretty good idea of just how important safety features have become over the past couple of years. While features like Toyota’s Pre-Collision System were at first… Read more »

Microsoft and Toyota Join Forces to Change the Connected Future

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What is Microsoft Toyota Connected

What is Microsoft Toyota Connected? Just a couple of days ago, Toyota announced that it would be opening a brand-new subsidiary company called Toyota Connected, Inc. in which the company will collaborate with Microsoft on cutting edge technologies for the future. But that begs the question, what is Microsoft Toyota Connected exactly? We thought we’d… Read more »

What is Toyota Safety Sense?

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What is Toyota Safety Sense?

If you’ve been researching Toyota vehicles at all over the past few years, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve heard of the STAR Safety System. STAR was a suite of safety features that came together to provide a better sense of security and confidence behind the wheel. Over the past few years they’ve changed and… Read more »