Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category
Best features to have in a used car in 2019
Shopping for the perfect used vehicle is an exciting process. There are many quality pre-owned cars, trucks and SUVs on the market today. Whether you’re looking for the perfect three-row SUV or a luxurious sedan, you’re sure to find a great selection at Toyota of Massapequa. That said, one important question we often get asked by customers is “what are the best features to have on a used car?” Here are our recommendations for some of the best features to have for 2019. (more…)
It’s official! Toyota announced in May that it would make Apple CarPlay available to eligible 2018 Sienna and Camry models. The software update equips the 2018 Toyota Sienna and Camry with Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa. Best of all, it’s easy to get this update on your Toyota! Here’s how to add the new software. (more…)
Remote Start Capability of the 2019 Toyota Camry
Shoppers looking for a new vehicle are commonly factoring remote start capability into their decision. This convenient feature allows drivers to start their vehicle from afar, which can be particularly useful in cold winter weather (like that which we experience here on Long Island).
Despite the convenience of this feature, not all new vehicles offer it, and its surprisingly common to find remote start capability lacking or only available through after-market, third-party mods.
The 2019 Toyota Camry is wildly popular among motorists for many reasons. But one question remains- does the 2019 Toyota Camry have remote start? (more…)
Remote Start Capabilities of the 2019 Toyota RAV4
Being able to start your vehicle remotely, whether to prepare the interior climate, scare off a thief, or convince your son he has the power of the Force, has been a feature creeping into vehicles since 1985.
For those living in cold winter climates, such as us here in South Nassau County, it’s tempting to look for remote start capability in a new vehicle. The promise of getting into a pre-warmed car on a below-zero winter day can seem understandably appealing. So does the 2019 Toyota RAV4 come with remote start? (more…)
What are the interior features of the 2019 Toyota RAV4?
You probably know by now that the RAV4, Toyota’s beloved compact crossover, has been completely redesigned for 2019. We can hardly contain our excitement for the innumerable changes and refinements Toyota has applied generously to every part of this vehicle, but some of our favorites are on the interior. Let’s take a look at some of the coolest additions Toyota made for its 2019 reimagining of a legend. (more…)
With all of the advanced technology today, people just expect to be able to stay connected anywhere they go. Toyota makes it easy for drivers to stay connected to their vehicles when they are on the go with the Remote Connect system. This system allows drivers to access certain features of their Toyota vehicles all through their smartwatch. Check out the video below to learn more about Remote Connect! (more…)
What exactly is a hybrid engine? It’s the new kid on the block, so not everyone is quite familiar with how they work. Everyone knows they help boost fuel economy and performance, but beyond that, not much thought is put into it. So how do they work?
Safety is paramount when it comes to buying cars these days. With all the advancements in technology we have better peace of mind on the road, but it’s not perfect yet. Some companies like to hand out safety features part and parcel, so you have to keep paying more and more to get those features.
Everything is interconnected these days, it can sometimes feel hard to escape all that connectivity, but it does bring with it a lot of benefits. Having almost anything we could want to know in the palm of our hands is nice and with an app for just about everything information is easy to manage.
Toyota Cars with Apple CarPlay
Passing laws and making decisions with regards to technology can be one of the most difficult things for a business or government to do. After all, the more maverick one is about adopting a platform early and eagerly, the less time that institution has to refine, perfect and patch it. (more…)