man walking past parked 2021 Toyota Corolla

How does the new Corolla compare against other compact cars?

2021 Toyota Corolla vs 2021 Honda Civic and 2021 Hyundai Elantra

The Toyota Corolla has been a reliable and efficient car for many years, providing a desirable daily driver that doesn’t skimp on style and features while it’s sipping fuel to make your bank account and wallet happy. That continues into 2021, but the Corolla is not and has never been without its fair share of competition. How does the new corolla compare against other compact cars? Take a look at these comparison videos of the 2021 Toyota Corolla vs 2021 Honda Civic and 2021 Hyundai Elantra to learn how the Corolla stacks up. 

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2021 Toyota Prius modes by lake

San Francisco Toyota sells certified pre-owned Prius models with security plates

Certified pre-owned Prius models with catalytic converter protectors

While it may be more well-known and understood that car thieves will target valuables or your stereo when breaking into your car, these days something else has been a common target for criminals: catalytic converters. The real target there is the valuable material which comprises those catalytic converters, with platinum and other precious metals being sought. The Toyota Prius has been especially targeted for this, and that is why it is important to make sure that your Prius is protected from thievery. Here at San Francisco Toyota, we sell certified pre-owned Prius models with catalytic converter protectors so you can have that added peace of mind. 

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2021 Toyota RAV4 on desert landscape

Kelley Blue Book recognizes the 2021 Toyota RAV4

Did the 2021 RAV4 receive KBB awards?

The Toyota RAV4 has been a favorite of drivers for years, with its compact crossover SUV styling that offers a healthy mixture of old-school SUV capability and current sedan-like fuel efficiency. It’s sleek and versatile, and it hasn’t gotten its stellar reputation by accident. It receives accolades from its drivers, but it also receives recognition from trusted sources in the automotive industry, like Kelley Blue Book (KBB). Did the 2021 RAV4 receive KBB awards? You wouldn’t be reading this if it hadn’t! Continue onward for more information on how the new RAV4 has been recognized. 

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a couple approaching a parked 2021 Toyota Camry

How does the new Camry compare against the Sonata?

2021 Toyota Camry vs 2021 Hyundai Sonata video comparison

A good, safe, comfortable, and reliable sedan is something to admire. One of the biggest such vehicles in the world is the Toyota Camry, which has been the reliable daily driver for families all over for many years. It’s stylish and has plenty to offer to discerning drivers. Of course, it is not without its competition from brands across the globe. Let’s take a look at a 2021 Toyota Camry vs 2021 Hyundai Sonata video comparison to see how the Camry shakes out. 

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Toyota Land Cruiser models in a row with a mountain in the background

How has the Toyota Land Cruiser changed over the years?

Is the Toyota Land Cruiser being discontinued?

The Toyota Land Cruiser has been a beast for many generations. It’s a good old-fashioned beastly SUV that can fit the whole family for treks across the state or country, as well as head off the beaten path. You may have heard some rumblings that the Land Cruiser won’t be continuing in the Toyota lineup. Is the Toyota Land Cruiser being discontinued? Many sources are indicating that yes, it will be, at least for a while. Some sources are saying the 2021 Land Cruiser will be the last—again, for the time being. We’ve certainly seen vehicles leave the lineup for a while only to make a return years later, like the Toyota Venza. Still, this has us reminiscing about the Land Cruiser, so we wanted to take a look at how this SUV has changed over the years. 

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couple driving a 2021 Toyota Avalon

Should you lease or finance your next new Toyota?

Leasing a new Toyota vs buying a new Toyota

If you are in the market for a new Toyota model, then you may be weighing the differences between leasing one and financing one. They really are two different ballgames, and it is important to know what you would be getting into for either scenario. Let’s take a closer look at leasing a new Toyota vs buying a new Toyota to see which may work out the best for you. 

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Toyota Destination Assist screen

Get assistance from a live agent while searching for your destination

How do you use Toyota Destination Assist?

Destination Assist is a unique available feature on select new Toyota models that have the available Premium Audio System. It is a system that is designed to help give you live assistance from an actual human being while you are searching for a specific destination. The person can look up the information and send you directions on how to get to where you need to be. It’s a great feature that can come in handy on those long road trips. How do you use Toyota Destination Assist? Watch the videos below! 

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2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime parked in the daytime

Get a rebate for driving a Prius Prime or RAV4 Prime

Can you get rewards for driving clean vehicles in California?

California is a unique state in that it’s often ahead of the curve and on the cutting edge of innovation. Hollywood and Silicon Valley are located here, after all, and it’s home to many bright and creative innovators who are always seeing what can be done to make the world a better place. It makes sense, then, that California has special considerations for driving vehicles that are more environmentally friendly. Can you get rewards for driving clean vehicles in California? Absolutely, and here’s how. 

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2021 Toyota Prius driving in the city at night

How efficient is the 2021 Prius hybrid?

2021 Toyota Prius fuel economy numbers

You can’t talk about hybrid cars without mentioning the Prius, which stormed onto the marketplace a couple of decades ago to change the automotive landscape forever. Hybrid cars are well known for their fuel efficiency, and that efficiency is one of the biggest reasons they appeal to so many drivers. The latest generation of Prius models looks to continue that tradition forward. Let’s dig into the 2021 Toyota Prius fuel economy numbers. 

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image from Toyota commercial with Jessica Long in swimming pool

Did you see the Toyota ad in the Big Game?

What commercial did Toyota air during the 2021 Super Bowl?

Super Bowl LV is in the books, and while it was certainly a different affair this year due to ongoing safety concerns and considerations, the commercials were still a major part of the broadcast. What commercial did Toyota air during the 2021 Super Bowl? Rather than put the spotlight on a new vehicle like they did the previous year, Toyota opted for a message of hope and inspiration, which we all could use these days. The commercial gave us a brief glimpse into the remarkable story of Paralympic champion Jessica Long. Watch the inspiring ad below! 

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