Monthly Archives: August 2010

Toyota of Des Moines Grand Re-Opening Celebration

Special thanks to everyone who came to our Grand Re-Opening last Thursday. If you were there, you might show up in this slideshow of pictures from the event.  Enjoy! . Share this post

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Drive Safe, Before Your Conscience Starts Tackling You

Most of us have earned our drivers license by adhering to driving regulations and instructions barked at us by the driving instructors. But how many of us actually drive by the book at all times, once we finally get the … Continue reading

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Toyota T100 Is a Desirable Option for People Looking To Purchase a Pickup Truck

Anybody remember the Toyota T100? Yes, we are talking about the pickup truck that Toyota introduced way back in 1992. Although it was a tad small in size compared to other mainstream pickups available then, and was heavily criticized for … Continue reading

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Iowa Speedway Has Just Revealed 2011 Race Schedules

Iowa Speedway has just announced the dates and events for the entire racing season in 2011. The schedule also includes the two NASCAR Nationwide series races, which were previously left undisclosed. The season will have eight major events, lasting from … Continue reading

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Amazing Facts about Iowa You May Never Have Known

Did you know that Kate Shelley Bridge, the highest double track railroad bridge in the world, is located in Iowa? It is located at a height of 185 ft and spans across the Des Moines River. The bridge was named … Continue reading

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Toyota Matrix: The Car That United Two of the World’s Greatest Automobile Brands

Riddle me this, what do you get when Toyota and General Motors, two of the greatest automobile brands shake hands to develop a new car? The answer is Toyota Matrix, also referred to as the Toyota Corolla Matrix. This compact … Continue reading

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The Image II Toyota Store

Did you know Toyota of DSM has remodeled its store into what’s called an Image II Toyota store? It’s true and it’s perhaps the most spectacular auto store in the State of Iowa. Click the image to take the virtual … Continue reading

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Toyota Sequoia Is an Excellent Combination of Comfort and Affordability

The Toyota Sequoia is one of the most popular SUVs ever manufactured by the globally popular manufacturer. With a passenger capacity of eight, the car is the largest SUV to roll out of the Toyota labs, and the exceptionally large … Continue reading

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Toyota Prius Hybrid is Not Just a Top-Of-The-Line Fuel-Efficient Vehicle

Toyota Prius is well known for its extremely high fuel-efficiency, which very few vehicles have been managed to match till date. In fact, if you are driving to the supermarket or picking up your kids from school, chances are that … Continue reading

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Toyota 4Runner: Proudly Serving Off-Roaders Since 1984

The Toyota 4Runner was one of the earliest SUVs manufactured by Toyota. The first 4Runner rolled out of the labs back in 1984, and ever since, this powerhouse vehicle has been a dream car for many weekend off-roaders. True, it … Continue reading

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The Toyota Solara Is a Delightful Combination of Sportiness with Reliability

The Solara was manufactured to provide sporty minded buyers who wanted to have a stylish alternative to the highly popular town cars. The swooping rooftop, heavy creases on all sides and unique designs of the front and rear fascia, along … Continue reading

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Toyota Venza Gets a Lot of Love from Its Owners… Here’s Why

Mid-size crossover wagons often have a strong fan-following, mainly because of the combination of superior comfort factors and somewhat sporty looks, which makes driving these vehicles an absolute pleasure for the owners. The Toyota Venza is no exception to this … Continue reading

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The Past of Iowa Is Just as Intriguing as Its Present

Did you know that two French explorers, Louis Joliet and Father Jacques Marquette were the first white people to visit the land where Iowa is today? That was back in the summer of 1673, and the two explorers accompanied by … Continue reading

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The World Tri Toyota Trucks Shipped from Toyota of Des Moines

Here’s an update video from The World Tri.  Charlie recaps his completion of the 250 mile swim leg of The World Tri last weekend, with his successful crossing of The English Channel. He also shares a story of the arrival … Continue reading

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The Highest Selling Passenger Car in US now Runs on Electricity too

The Toyota Camry has already been hailed as the highest selling passenger car ever in the US. Now, with the hybrid model, the car has also become a competent energy saver, providing excellent fuel economy. The hybrid version can run … Continue reading

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