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A photo of a TRD shock absorber attached to a Toyota vehicle.

If you have some free time, might as well do some (online) window shopping

What kind of TRD parts can I get for my Toyota vehicle? 

Toyota vehicles are built to come from the factory and into the driveways of customers with the kind of parts and components that will make each one a leader in its class. However, there is a not insignificant number of Toyota customers that have additional needs or are simply looking for unique ways to have their vehicle stand out from the crowd. These are the people who often ask a Toyota of Decatur product expert, ‘What kind of TRD parts can I get for my Toyota vehicle?’ A few years ago, that was a much easier question to answer. Now that the automaker has expanded its roster of TRD-equipped vehicles, there is no easy way start handing out information without knowing more. In order to get the conversation started, we thought these videos would provide a solid jumping off point. Schedule an appointment today to get more information.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A stock photo of people using the available technology in a Toyota vehicle.

Do you know everything your Toyota vehicle can do? This blog will help

New Toyota Applications and Technology Videos 

Toyota has risen to its impressive level within the automotive industry by being on the cutting edge of available technology. In addition to making a smartphone-compatible infotainment system standard equipment in almost every 2020 vehicle, the automaker has gotten into the habit of developing new tools. These new Toyota applications and technology videos will help owners and potential owners get an idea of what these vehicles can do. The new Toyota App allows owners to control various vehicle features and functions regardless of where they are standing. Additionally, the 2020 Toyota Supra introduces some new features that will change the way performance drivers interact with its available technology. Our team has collected some of the more interesting videos the automaker has produced. If you want to see this technology demonstrated in person, make an appointment with us today.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Toyota helps buyers get a jump on vehicle research ahead of their next purchase

2020 Toyota Vehicle Comparison Videos 

The 2020 lineup of Toyota vehicles that have been delivered to the Serra Toyota of Decatur showroom is among the most exciting in recent memory. Almost without exception, each 2020 Toyota model we have at our facility is equipped with some of the most impressive connectivity technology available in the automotive industry. However, just because 2020 Toyota cars, trucks and SUVs are on the cutting edge of technology, that hasn’t stopped the competition from trying to close the gap. These 2020 Toyota vehicle comparison videos provides potential buyers with a place to start their research efforts. If customers have any questions, they should schedule an appointment with a Toyota of Decatur product expert today.   Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the rear tailgate on the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime at the Chicago Auto Show.

Toyota stands out at the annual Chicago Auto Show — again!

What did Toyota display at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show? 

Just about every automaker in the world brings their best stuff to the Chicago Auto Show. However, Toyota is often among the finalists for the exposition’s best-in-show award. So, what did Toyota display at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show? The automaker brought the newest member of the RAV4 family and two new accessory packages that will help a select set of vehicles standout from the pack. Our dealership was lucky to have a correspondent visit this year’s Chicago Auto Show on our behalf. Here are a few photos that they sent back. If you like what you’ve seen so far, contact a Serra Toyota of Decatur product expert today to start the pre-ordering process.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A rear photo of the 2021 Toyota GR Supra 2.0 on a race track.

Toyota teases 2021 GR Supra with new engine options and specifications

What is Toyota changing for the 2021 GR Supra? 

Most automakers don’t make many, if any, major changes to a vehicle in its second year of production. Toyota didn’t climb to its position atop the automotive industry by following conventional wisdom. So, what is Toyota changing for the 2021 GR Supra? When the next Supra model year starts to arrive at the Serra Toyota of Decatur showroom, it will offer a new entry-level trim grade that has a brand-new engine that is attached to a lighter overall package. As if that weren’t enough, Toyota is also boosting the overall performance output of the top-end version of the Supra. A few of our product experts looked over a recent information release from the manufacturer so they can share it with our customers. Let’s take a look at what they found.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Should I Watch the Super Bowl at Home or at a Bar?

Super Bowl Food Staples and Local Decatur Sports Bars

The 2020 Super Bowl is right around the corner and many Decatur locals are starting to wonder if they should watch the Super Bowl at home or out at a bar. Whether you watch alone, with family, or with friends, the food and location can make or break your Super Bowl viewing party. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to Super Bowl food staples and local Decatur sports bars to help you decide whether you’ll watch the big game at home or at the bar.   Read the rest of this entry >>

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Are There Any New Year’s Eve Events Going on Around Decatur This Year?

Local Decatur New Year’s Eve 2020 Events and Parties  

The new year is nearly here and the time is now to start planning how you’ll celebrate the calendar changing over to 2020. The Decatur area is full of exciting New Year’s Eve 2020 events and parties, giving you plenty of options for how you’ll ring in the new year. Whether you want to celebrate with an NFL star or go back in time to the 1920s, the Decatur area is the perfect place for you. Keep reading to see what local Decatur New Year’s Eve 2020 events and parties are going on this year.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Woman holding Toyota TRD-branded wheel

Passion, Dedication, Thrill Inspires Toyota Racing Engineers

Meet the Engineers Behind the Toyota Racing Development Brand Vehicle Lineup

Have you ever wondered who was behind the vehicle designs and elements of the Toyota brand? Or more specifically who was behind the Toyota Racing Development line? Toyota has released a video on its YouTube channel that brings Toyota enthusiasts into the minds of the Toyota Racing team to give insight into what inspires the ideas for the TRD lineup and to show how dedication can bring out the best of the best. Check out the video below to dive into the world of Toyota Racing Development. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Where Can I Take Photos with Santa Around Decatur This Christmas?

2019 Santa Christmas Photo Opportunities in Decatur AL

Make this holiday season one to remember by getting a photo taken with Mr. Claus himself. Luckily for those in the Decatur area, there are plenty of Christmas photo opportunities with Santa going on around town. This local guide from Serra Toyota of Decatur is offering up three different 2019 Santa photo opportunities in Decatur so you or your furry friend can get a memorable photo taken this holiday season. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Attend a Winter Holiday Event This November in Decatur

When and Where to Find Holiday Events Around Decatur 2019

The holiday season is nearly in full swing and what better way to kick it off than by attending a local holiday event? This guide is here to help you find when and where holiday light shows and events are going on around Decatur, AL this November and December. Keep reading to find out where you can celebrate the holiday cheer in Decatur this holiday season. Read the rest of this entry >>