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2012 Vehicle Dependability At A High

Tweet J.D. Power says vehicle dependability has risen by 13% from the year before on 2009 model cars. Vehicles that ranked at the top in terms of dependability include Lexus, Porsche, Cadillac, Toyota, Scion, Ford,…

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Auto Review: 2011 Toyota Highlander SE

The 2011 Toyota Highland SE is available in three trims: 2WD 3.5-liter V6 2WD 2.7-liter 4-cylinder 4WD 3.5-liter V6 The 2.7-liter engine is a 16-valve DOHC with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and kicks out 187 horsepower at 5,800 rpm and 186 pound-feet of torque at 4100 rpm. The bigger engine is stacked […]

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Auto Review: 2011 Toyota Venza

The 2011 Toyota Venza is available in four different trims. You can order it as a Front Wheel Drive vehicle or an All Wheel Drive. Both drive trains are also available with a 4-cylinder or a V6 engine block. The 4-cylinder engine is a 2.7-liter DOHC 16-valve engine with Dual VVT-i and puts out 182 […]

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Auto Review: 2011 FJ Cruiser 4×4 MT

The 2011 FJ Cruiser 4X4 MT looks like a cross between a midsize SUV and a Hummer. In fact, I’ll go ahead and say it … you could say it is Toyota’s answer to the Hummer H3, though there are some differences. For one thing, the MT is considerably smaller – about 4.2 inches in […]

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Auto Review: 2011 Toyota Sienna SE Minivan

The 2011 Toyota Sienna SE Minivan is Toyota’s top-tier SUV and once you get a good look at it you’ll understand why. In a short word, it’s the big one. OK, let me qualify that. It carries 8 passengers and the engine is a 3.5-liter V6. Compare that to the 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine of the […]