Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category
How to Use the Toyota App Video
When it comes to our smart phones and tablets, we have a lot of favorite apps. There is Spotify for music and podcast streaming, the Target App to find deals and save money at your favorite store, Pinterest to save ideas for your next holiday, and so much more! Now, Toyota has its own app to help you get the most out of your vehicle and to keep it as dependable as the day you bought it. Find out how it works by watching the video below! (more…)
Best Year-End Holiday-Themed Podcasts to Listen to While Driving
If you have been following our blog for a while, you know how much we love listening to podcasts here at Allan Nott. Podcasts give us a new listening option and are great for when we are at home or on the go. With the year-end holidays just around the corner, we are tuning in to some other podcasts to help get us into the spirit. We thought that we would share our favorites with you to help make your holiday season more enjoyable! (more…)
Toyota Service Connect Video
When it comes to vehicle ownership, there is a lot of maintenance that needs to be performed to keep the vehicle happy and healthy. All those maintenance tasks can be hard to remember – especially in this era where we are always on the go and so busy with everything else. Luckily, the available Toyota Service Connect feature makes everything so much easier! Watch the video below to learn more! (more…)
Toyota Remote Connect Video
Vehicle and phone technology have come a long way – especially in the last five years! Today, most folks carry a smartphone and are able to connect with their vehicle in order to enjoy infotainment (like navigation and audio streaming) while on the road. But did you know that you can connect with your Toyota without getting behind the wheel? Watch the video below to learn more! (more…)
Toyota Hybrid Performance: Hybrid Engine Explained Video
Toyota was one of the first automakers to offer a mass-produced vehicle. While there were plenty of laughs and up-turned noses from consumers at first, hybrids have become very popular for drivers looking for better efficiency and protection for the environment. And Toyota continues to improve and innovate with its hybrid technology. To learn more, watch the video below! (more…)
What are Engine Cylinders?
Are you on the hunt for a new vehicle? Or do you like to read about the latest auto news? Either way, you have probably stumbled across some technical specifications that may have been a little confusing. One spec that is usually mentioned is the number of cylinders that come with the engine. If you are unfamiliar with engine cylinders and what their numbers mean, read on and we will give an explanation. (more…)
Best Podcasts to Listen to While Driving
We recently published a blog post on our specialty Toyota site about the new Toyota Untold podcast and how awesome it is. In addition to Toyota Untold, there are many awesome podcasts out there to listen to. We even mentioned in the blog post that right now is the golden age of the podcast thanks to all the options. To be more inclusive for all our brands, we thought that we would share our favorite podcasts on our Allan Nott portal blog! (more…)
What is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist?
With their continued efforts for creating collision-free roads, Toyota has upgraded their Toyota Safety Sense™ with more advanced technologies and improved systems. And on their brand-new Corolla Hatchback, they added a new system altogether. So, what is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist? (more…)
What is Honda LaneWatch™?
As technologies continue to advance and be improved upon, vehicles are now able to offer more features to reduce the risk of a collision. Honda also has some of the most ingenious safety technologies available for newer models, such as the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assistive features. So, what is Honda LaneWatch™? And what advantages does it offer? (more…)
How to Use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
As technologies continue to advance, automotive manufacturers are developing new and advanced safety features that are able to assist drivers while on the road. In fact, Toyota has many innovative technologies that are available with their vehicle line up, such as collision alert systems and lane assist systems. One of the popular technologies is a more advanced cruise control system by Toyota, which operates differently. So, here’s how to use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. (more…)