A left profile photo of the 2021 Toyota Tundra Trail Special Editon.

Toyota trucks are cool both figuratively and literally

Which Toyota trucks have a cooler included? 

Without question, pickup trucks are built to be the most capable vehicles in any automaker’s lineup. That is certainly true of the Tundra full-size pickup and its Tacoma midsize sibling. Both trucks are picking up some interesting features for the upcoming model year. So, which Toyota trucks have a cooler included? Actually, both the 2021 Tundra and 2021 Tacoma will offer this feature on the upcoming Trail Special Edition accessory package that is available for both Toyota pickup trucks. The lockable and insulated storage compartment will complement another lockable-only compartment on each Trail Special Edition version of either Toyota pickup. Let’s take a look at a few other features you can expect to see.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the Apex badge used on the back of the 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex.

The latest addition to the Corolla family is the tops!

What is the 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition? 

The Toyota Corolla is the best-selling vehicle in the history of the automobile. It also gets quite a bit of attention from the automaker, going through several refreshes and redesigns over the last several years. When the 2021 model year gets underway, Toyota fans will be seeing something pretty impressiveSo, what is the 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition? Toyota likes to release special versions of its most popular vehicles and the Apex Edition of Corolla will give its owners a definite track-ready feel. Additionally, there were only be 6,000 Apex Edition models produced. Take a look at the photos below to get a sense of what will be available. If you like what you see, make an appointment with an Alamo Toyota product expert today.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A left profile photo of the 2021 Toyota Venza parked on the road.

Will your family and their stuff fit in the 2021 Venza? Probably.

How much space is in the 2021 Toyota Venza? 

It is understandable if most people struggle to tell various crossover SUVs apart. The popularity of the segment has had the unintended consequence of homogenizing the products of various vehicles. Toyota, as a leader in this space, wants to bring something different to the market while also leveraging its impressive next-generation hybrid technology. This is all very exciting. However, the new Toyota crossover SUV still needs to be functional to be considered by new buyers. So, how much space is in the 2021 Toyota Venza? The Venza will be larger than the existing C-HR but is slightly slimmer than the popular RAV4. Regardless, passengers will be comfortable riding in the 2021 Venza and cargo can be easily held inside of the vehicle. Let’s take a closer look at what it has to offer potential owners.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A stock photo of a person wearing a mask.

Make sure you take your mask when you leave home

What is the fine for not wearing a mask in Bexar County, Texas? 

Despite the best efforts and sacrifices of a lot of good people, the COVID-19 virus continues to be a crisis in Texas. Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order at the beginning of the month, ahead of the holiday weekend, that required people to wear face masks and businesses to take steps to protect their employees and customers. Unfortunately, Bexar County has met the grim threshold that has required masks to be worn in public through the area. So, what is the fine for not wearing a mask in Bexar County, Texas? For businesses who flout the order, they can be fined up $1,000 per violation and individuals can be fined as much as $250. Let’s take a look at some information you might need.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A front left quarter photo of the Toyota Corolla Cross.

Nobody would be mad about another Toyota crossover SUV to consider

What is the Toyota Corolla Cross? 

Anytime we get a Google alert regarding the Corolla, our team takes notice. Recently, our team came across an interesting news item regarding a potential new member of the Toyota crossover SUV family. So, what is the Toyota Corolla Cross? Assuming it comes to American dealerships, like Alamo Toyota, it will offer buyers yet another compact crossover SUV option for customers to consider. According to an Autoblog article, written by Jonathon Ramsey, a potential Toyota Corolla Cross will slot-in behind the Toyota RAV4 and be a more traditionally designed equal to the Toyota C-HR. We’re still waiting for an official announcement from Toyota to see if it will come to America. Our team was excited to share a few things with you.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the 2021 Toyota Supra parked on a race track.

Toyota to expand the menu of available 2021 Supra models

How many versions of the 2021 Toyota Supra will there be? 

Toyota is really working hard to make sure that the second production year of the Toyota GR Supra is something that will be remembered. In the last several months, the automaker has already announced that it will be introducing a new entry-level trim that will also feature an appropriate new power plant. So, how many versions of the 2021 Toyota Supra will there be? Unless something changes in the next few weeks, Alamo Toyota product experts have counted four, the 2.0, 3.0, 3.0 Premium trim grades as well as the A91 Edition. Because this is such an exciting development, we thought it would be worthwhile to take a look at what these will offer.   Read the rest of this entry >>

A right profile photo of the 2020 Toyota Highlander parked by a marsh.

Get to know the 2020 Highlander before you visit us

Review Videos For the 2020 Toyota Highlander 

The Toyota Highlander stands out from its manufacturer’s crossover SUV lineup for many reasons. Not only is it one of the inaugural crossover SUV models to carry the classification but it also has routinely set the bar for the rest of the industry segment. For the new model year, our team has found a few review videos for the 2020 Toyota Highlander to help Colonial Toyota customers learn about the vehicle before they visit our safe and clean showroom. The 2020 Highlander comes with three rows of seating that is more than competitive in legroom dimensions while also delivering strong performance scores. Our team found a wide variety of videos to give potential owners a wide cross-section of opinions to provide a comprehensive view of the vehicle. Let’s take a look.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A front right quarter photo of the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime.

Get a sneak peek at the RAV4 Prime before it arrives at Alamo Toyota

Available Equipment List for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime 

A lot of Alamo Toyota customers come to the showroom intent on driving back home in the latest Toyota RAV4 crossover SUV. Visitors doing their shopping at our showroom later this summer will have a more powerful, more efficient and more advanced member of the crossover SUV’s family to consider. Now that we’re likely just a few weeks from the new plug-in hybrid platform from arriving, we’re finally getting a closer look at the available equipment list for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime. Prospective buyers will be able to choose between two trim grades, SE and XSE. Each one is well-equipped but will certainly have enough differences to offer owners of either version a distinct experience. Let’s take a look.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the Special Edition badge used on the 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Special Edition.

Toyota adds special features to the 2021 Corolla Hatchback Special Edition

Is Toyota updating the 2021 Corolla Hatchback? 

The Toyota Corolla is one of the most recognizable names in the entire global automotive industry. It has stood for affordability, efficiency, and more recently, connectivity. When the automaker introduced the hatchback variant a few years ago, they added driving excitement to the list of traits. As more information about the next production year starts to trickle out, people have been calling and emailing the Alamo Toyota showroom to ask, ‘Is Toyota updating the 2021 Corolla Hatchback?’ The Corolla Hatchback platform is still so new, that most automakers wouldn’t be shaking things up too much. Toyota is not most automakers. When the 2021 Corolla Hatchback arrives at the showroom later this year, it could be one of the 1,500 special edition iterations that are being introduced. Let’s take a look at what it will have to offer.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the Venza badge used on the back of the 2021 Toyota Venza.

Get an early look at the premium interior offered by the 2021 Venza

What does the inside of the 2021 Toyota Venza look like? 

It would be hard for the average Alamo Toyota customer to find a missing link in the automaker’s crossover SUV lineup. However, when the newest member of the Toyota family arrives at the showroom, people will see that they were wrong. So, what does the inside of the 2021 Toyota Venza look like? Our team of product experts has been getting asked that question quite a bit since Toyota unveiled the Venza hybrid crossover SUV earlier this month. We’re still waiting for information to be released, but in the meantime, we have a few photos to share that you might like. The 2021 Venza offers the latest connectivity technology as well as incredible fuel economy. Let’s take a look at what you can expect to see when it’s finally for sale. Read the rest of this entry >>