2014 Toyota RAV4 Wows with Entune Audio and Technology Package

2014 Toyota RAV4When the fourth generation Toyota RAV4 debuted last year, there was plenty to be excited about: a roof-hinged liftgate, the spare tire moved to the cargo floor, and a new six-speed transmission. Coming in on its second year as the fourth generation model, the RAV4 brings some new surprises for 2014.

Firstly, the RAV4 receives a new lineup of Entune Audio systems for all trim levels. The LE base trim comes with standard Entune Audio, featuring a 6.1-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth hands-free phone and audio, a USB port, iPod connectivity, and six speakers.

2014 Toyota RAV4 EntuneMoving up to the XLE trim brings the Entune Audio Plus system, boasting HD Radio, iTunes tagging, and HD Traffic and Weather. Opt for the top of line Limited trim and you can experience Entune Premium. This multimedia package comes with an App Suite which connects with your smartphone to deliver apps like Bing, iHeartRadio, MovieTickets.com, Facebook, and more. In addition, Entune Premium offers real-time traffic information, weather, fuel prices, sports scores, and stock updates. And best of all, it doesn’t require a subscription.

2014 RAV4 Blind Spot MonitorIn addition to the full line of Entune options, drivers can look forward to a new Technology Package, offered on the Limited trim. This package includes Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Alert, and Auto High Beam. The Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Cross Traffic Alert use radar sensors to alert the driver when a car is near, displaying indicators on the exterior side mirrors. Similarly, Lane Departure outputs a beeping noise and flashing light when the car may stray from its lane.

These are just some of the exciting changes you can expect from the 2014 Toyota RAV4. Boasting tons of cargo space, a Dynamic Torque Control All-Wheel Drive system, and 8 standard airbags, the 2014 RAV4 remains a top choice in the crossover market.

2014 Toyota 4Runner Reveal

Revealing a new and redesigned model is always exciting. Car manufacturers usually do such reveals at big Auto Shows were industry experts and media alike can see firsthand the changes and updates that have been made to the model.

When Toyota set out to unveil the new 2014 4Runner for the first time, they went with this typical route, showing it at the New York Auto Show. But they took it a step further and made sure that regular people, people who would be the ones buying the car would be able to get a sneak peak of the 2014 4Runner.

And what better time to show off an awesome new car than at a concert? Toyota took the opportunity to show the crowd the redesigned 2014 4Runner at the Stagecoach Country Music Festival during Dierks Bentley’s performance. Let’s just say, it was quite a show!

Watch these videos to see the 2014 Toyota 4Runner’s reveal and to take a look at the new features found on this 2014 model:

All-New 2013 Toyota RAV4 Has Arrived

2013 Toyota RAV4Toyota is making sure that 2013 is a year to remember: first the all new Avalon and now the RAV4. Entering the market as a fourth-generation compact crossover, the 2013 RAV4 features a completely new and more modern exterior and tons of new features. It’s like a totally new car.

Revealed at the LA Auto Show a little over a month ago, the 2013 Toyota RAV4 has now arrived at dealerships and can be found in Columbia SC at Dick Dyer Toyota. Just by looking at it, you can see the contemporary styling and flawless design. Not only does it look good, it is also more aerodynamic than its predecessors.

2013 Toyota RAV4 Interior

Take a look at the backend and you will be surprised by the RAV4’s new liftgate. Forget the side-mounted door; this crossover now has a power liftgate that makes it easier than ever to load and unload cargo. And that bulky spare tire? It’s been relocated and is now situated under the cargo area.

Some other standards: a class-leading 8 airbags, French-stitched leather seats, display audio with Entune, a dynamic dashboard with convenient, user-friendly features, and push-button start.

Check out these videos to see the all-new RAV4’s reveal and see some of its awesome features in action:

 

2013 Toyota Venza Now Available at Dick Dyer Toyota

The Toyota Venza is back and better than ever. This stylish and ultra-functional crossover wagon has entered the 2013 model year with a refreshed exterior, new standard features like a touch screen interface, and strong safety scores.

The 2013 Venza is offered in the LE, XLE, and Limited trims and is available with two engine choices: a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder with 181-horsepower and a 3.5-liter V6 producing 268-horsepower. Fuel economy estimates for the 4-cylinder come in at an excellent 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway. The V6 achieves a similar 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway.

2013 Toyota Venza In addition to power and efficiency, the 2013 Venza offers tons of convenient cargo spaces and plenty of passenger room. This wagon seats five comfortably and even the back seat provides plenty of room. With the seats folded, you can haul 70 cubic feet worth of stuff in the back. And even with the seats are up, the Venza still provides 34.4 cubic feet of cargo space – an impressive amount.

Sit back and relax with the Venza’s leather seats, keyless ignition, HD radio, Bluetooth, heated front seats, panoramic sunroof, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and power liftgate. Just because this is a practical car doesn’t mean it isn’t fitted with the best features.

So come on by Dick Dyer Toyota to take a look at the 2013 Toyota Venza. We have a feeling you’re going to like what you find.