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Why Buying GAP Insurance Benefits You

GAP insurance is available to prevent a financial mess if you total your new vehicle or if it is stolen. Without GAP insurance, you will only receive the amount of money that your car is worth. With GAP insurance, you will also be paid the difference between what you owe on the car loan and what you receive from your traditional insurance for the vehicle, making it, so you don't need to pay on a loan for a car you can't drive.

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Tips to Improve the Fuel Efficiency of Your Toyota: Part 2

Because of Los Angeles traffic, it can be a challenge to make fuel efficient decisions. But we here at Toyota of Glendora have a few more tips to improve the fuel efficiency of your Toyota. (Click here for Part 1.)

  • Have multiple errands on the schedule today? Your engine is the most efficient when it's warmed up, so combine all of your errands into one trip so that your engine doesn't get cold.
  • Following distance makes a difference in your fuel economy because accelerating takes more fuel.
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Tips to Improve the Fuel Efficiency of Your Toyota: Part 1

Let's face it, the way Los Angeles traffic is, we waste enough gas sitting on the 5, as we try to take the 10 to the 405. We can all use as many tricks as possible to increase our fuel economy. We would like to offer Glendora drivers some tips to increasing the fuel efficiency of their Toyota:

  • Strapping luggage to your roof? That can reduce your fuel efficiency by as much as 10 mpg on the highway. Instead, try to use an aerodynamic rooftop cargo box.
  • The more weight you pack into your Toyota, the harder your engine…
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Toyota Joins Forces with Open Source Robotics Foundation

Toyota Research Institute recently announced that it is partnering with the Open Source Robotics Foundation (OSRF) and its newly formed for-profit subsidiary Open Source Robotics Corporation (OSRC) in order to further development of open source and proprietary tools for the automakers growing robotics and automated vehicle research initiatives...

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Toyota Recognized for Child Safety Seat Ease-of-Use Efforts

Child safety seats are important and effective, but they must be installed correctly to work properly. With this in mind, Toyota designers and engineers have worked hard to develop solutions that make seat mounts easier to access and use. The efforts have not gone unnoticed, and as a result, two Toyota models have recently earned significant recognition...

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Remember When a Tundra Towed the Space Shuttle Across Manchester Boulevard Overpass?

It was an iconic moment for the Toyota Tundra and for Los Angeles. On October 12, 2012, an unmodified 2012 Tundra CrewMax 4x4 from a local dealership was enlisted to come to the aid of the Space Shuttle Endeavour.

After nearly 20 years, and 25 flights shuttling astronauts to and from the International Space Station, and servicing the Hubble Space Telescope, the Endeavour was decommissioned, and was on its way from the Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center, where it is currently on display.

Getting this giant, 292,000-pound shuttle to the science center was no...

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MIT Technology Review Calls Toyota One of the 50 Smartest Companies of 2016

What has Toyota done to deserve such an honor as being named among tech giants like Amazon, Microsoft, and SpaceX on the MIT Technology Review's 50 Smartest Companies of 2016?

More than you might have realized!

Our favorite automaker opened a new company in January of this year, called the Toyota Research Institute. This company is led by renowned roboticist, Dr. Gill Pratt, and has three campuses, each working

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