Category Archives: Safety

Toyota Safety Support Technology for Parking

Toyota Parking Assist Features can Help Reduce Accidents

Toyota Safety Support Technology for Parking

In a recent study conducted in Japan on Toyota safety support technology for parking, Toyota’s Intelligent Clearance Sonar (ICS) system, the resulting data showed that the ICS system has the ability to significantly reduce collisions that result from pedal misapplication and accidents resulting from reversing.

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2017 Toyota Highlander standard safety features

Toyota Safety Sense Series: 2017 Toyota Highlander

We love the 2017 Highlander for many reasons, but one of our favorite features of this great family SUV is that advanced safety features come standard. That being said, it’s time for our next installment of The Toyota Safety Sense Series! This week we’ll be featuring a vehicle that recently arrived to Serra Toyota of Decatur: the 2017 Toyota Highlander! Read the rest of this entry >>

How does Toyota's Dynamic Radar Cruise Control work

How does Toyota’s Dynamic Radar Cruise Control work?

Understanding new vehicle technology can get pretty confusing sometimes, and our team here at Serra Toyota of Decatur never wants you to feel overwhelmed! That’s why we answer FAQs as often as we can here on our blog. We have been asked about Toyota’s Dynamic Radar Cruise Control a lot lately, so we want to fill you in how it works and why it’s so beneficial! Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Toyota Tundra Toyota Safety Sense package

Toyota Safety Sense Series: 2017 Tundra

Last month, our team at Serra Toyota of Decatur introduced a new blog series called the Toyota Safety Sense Series where we go into detail about what safety features come standard on different Toyota vehicles. So far, we’ve highlighted the 2017 Corolla, 2016 RAV4 and 2017 Camry. This week, we want to talk about one of our most popular models: the Toyota Tundra. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Toyota RAV4 standard safety features

Toyota Safety Sense Series: 2016 Toyota RAV4

Earlier this month, our team at Serra Toyota of Decatur introduced The Toyota Safety Sense Series. The Toyota Safety Sense Series is a new blog series that will highlight one Toyota model and will go into detail about which Toyota Safety Sense package the vehicle will come standard with. We will also go into detail about other standard safety features you can find on the vehicle. This week, we’ll be highlighting the 2016 Toyota RAV4, so let’s jump right in! Read the rest of this entry >>

How to install a carseat in the Toyota RAV4

How to install a carseat in the Toyota RAV4

Last month, we told you that Cars.com announced the Toyota RAV4 was at the top of its class for car seat installation. But what does that mean, and how can that even be determined? It basically means that Toyota has gone above and beyond to make sure that car seats can be easily and properly installed. After all, car seats won’t work if they aren’t installed the right way. This got us wondering: what is the correct way to install a carseat in the Toyota RAV4? Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Toyota Corolla Toyota Safety Sense package

Toyota Safety Sense Series: 2017 Toyota Corolla

Our team here at Serra Toyota of Decatur knows the importance of researching vehicles when you’re in the market for a new or new-to-you car. We aim to make your car-shopping process as easy and informative as possible, so we have developed a new series for our blog called The Toyota Safety Sense Series. We’ll be highlighting different vehicles in Toyota’s lineup and going into detail about what safety features you’ll find standard on that specific model. So without further ado, we present the first model in our Toyota Safety Sense Series: the 2017 Toyota Corolla! Read the rest of this entry >>

Will the 2017 Toyota Yaris come standard with Toyota Safety Sense

Will the 2017 Toyota Yaris come standard with Toyota Safety Sense?

With the 2017 Toyota Yaris set to hit showrooms in the first half of 2017, we started wondering what kind of features and specs are going to come standard on the subcompact car. We already know that the 2017 Yaris is going to come with three-door and five-door options and a 1.5-liter, four-cylinder DOHC engine with 106 horsepower and 103 pound-feet of torque. But will Toyota Safety Sense come standard on the 2017 Yaris? Read the rest of this entry >>

Toyota Safety Sense Package

What safety features are in Toyota’s Safety Sense package?

What safety features are in Toyota’s Safety Sense package?

Driving can be scary in the best conditions, but when the roads or weather are bad, it can be downright dangerous. That’s why we here at Serra Toyota of Decatur were super excited when Toyota announced that Toyota Safety Sense would become a standard feature of all models by the end of 2017. Read the rest of this entry >>

How does Toyota's Pre-Collision System work

How does Toyota’s Pre-Collision System work?

There are a lot of things to think about when you’re shopping for a new vehicle. You’ll probably be looking for something that has all the features and specs you want but is within your price range. When you shop Toyota, one thing you won’t need to worry about is safety features. Toyota announced this year that automatic braking will come standard on almost every model by the end of 2017, and we here at Serra Toyota of Decatur couldn’t be more excited about that announcement. The Pre-Collision System is one safety feature that currently uses automatic braking in Toyota vehicles, so it got us wondering, how does Toyota’s Pre-Collision System work? Read the rest of this entry >>