2020 Toyota Avalon driving on a highway

How does the Avalon compare against other cars?

2020 Toyota Avalon vs competing full-size sedans

While SUVs may get a lot of attention these days, there is still a lot to be said about a full-size sedan. Spacious and comfortable, it’s a perfect vehicle for families and single drivers alike. One such full-size sedan is the Toyota Avalon, which lends a touch of class to the reliability and safety you have come to expect from Toyota models. How does the Avalon compare against other cars, like the Nissan Maxima or Chrysler 300S? We have a couple of videos showing these comparisons of the 2020 Toyota Avalon vs competing full-size sedans. Take a look! 

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2020 Toyota Camry splashing

What smart safety tech can you get in a new Toyota?

What is included in Toyota Safety Sense?

Toyota has always been an innovator, and while its designs and reliability are legendary, you also have to hand it to Toyota for its dedication to keeping drivers and passengers safe. These days, the Toyota safety technology is quite advanced, and the automaker has bundled many of these features together under one moniker: Toyota Safety Sense. Different variations of this bundle exist, but many new Toyota models include some form of it. So, what is included in Toyota Safety Sense? Read ahead for a quick overview.

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2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime driving in a tunnel

A new PHEV RAV4 is being released this year

When is the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime coming out?

Chances are good that you are well aware of how popular, versatile, practical, and fun the Toyota RAV4 is, with many of them spotted out in the wild on a daily basis. Toyota isn’t one to just sit on its successes without branching out, and that is why we can expect an exciting new addition to the lineup: the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime! This is a new plug-in hybrid that can run either as a hybrid or even using fully electric power. When is the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime coming out? As of right now, it is expected to be hitting dealerships around August 2020. Let’s take a closer look at the 2021 RAV4 Prime! 

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2021 Toyota GR Supra models on road

How powerful will the new GR Supra be?

2021 Toyota GR Supra engine power specs

Anyone with a need for speed probably already knows the Toyota GR Supra name. The car was brought back to the Toyota lineup for the 2020 model year, and praise was immediately given from auto enthusiasts. Toyota isn’t stopping there; the automaker has kicked things up a notch or two for the 2021 model year. Let’s go over some of the 2021 Toyota GR Supra engine power specs to get you pumped for the summer 2020 release. 

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Couple in a vehicle and ready to hit the road

How Do I Use Amazon Alexa in My 2020 Toyota Vehicle?

Toyota Skill for Amazon Alexa Video

Are you a fan of the Amazon Alexa technology? Us too! We love asking Alexa about the weather and requesting certain songs and playlists. Here at McGee Toyota, we are thrilled that many of the vehicles in our inventory are equipped with Amazon Alexa and we can’t wait to use it! To help get you get up and get the most out of using Amazon Alexa in your Toyota, we recommend watching this video:

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What are the Benefits of Buying a Used Car from McGee Toyota?

Benefits of Buying a Used Car from a Dealership in Dudley, MA 

Here at McGee Toyota of Dudley, we understand why you may want to purchase a pre-owned car rather than a new model. Pre-owned vehicles are typically a much more affordable option and oftentimes, you can find a gem that was well maintained with plenty of style and low mileage. However, there is the matter of deciding whether purchasing from a dealer or a private seller is the best course of action for you. Let us share the benefits of purchasing a pre-owned vehicle from a trusted dealership like McGee Toyota of Dudley. 

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Mechanic working on a vehicle's rear light

Is One of the Headlights or Taillights Out on Your Toyota? Come to Our Service Center!

Toyota Light Replacements in Dudley, MA 

With us being located near some of the best cities on the East Coast, we get to enjoy a lot of light after the sun goes down. With all that light, we might not always notice that our taillights have gone out until we get pulled over by a cop. Usually they will let you off with a warning because you had absolutely no idea that your lights were out (of course, it helps when you are polite), but they ask that you get those lights fixed as soon as possible.


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Two people recording a podcast in a studio

What Are Some Great History Podcasts to Listen to While Driving?

Our Favorite History-Themed Podcasts 

Are you searching for something new to listen to while driving – especially while trying to navigate through Boston-area traffic? Here at McGee Toyota, we love listening to podcasts because they usually give us a chance to learn something new. And with us navigating a different type of schooling for our kids, a history-themed podcast can be especially helpful. Here are a few of our favorite history podcasts that we recommend checking out! 

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Hail falling on a rural road

Is Hail in the Forecast? Protect Your Toyota!

Tips for Protecting Your Toyota from Hail When You Don’t Have a Garage

Here at McGee Toyota, we LOVE epic spring and summertime thunderstorms! There’s something about watching that darkening sky and feeling that oppression in the air that gives us thrills! When conditions are right, those epic thunderstorms can produce hail ranging from the size of peas to softballs. Both of these size variations can cause damage to your Toyota – the pea-sized pellets can roughen the smooth exterior and destroy the paint, while the softball-sized monsters can create some serious dents or shatter the windows. When severe weather that can produce hail approaches and you receive a warning from the National Weather Service, we definitely recommend getting your Toyota in the garage right away. However, we understand that this might not be possible – you might not have access to a garage at all or another family member’s vehicle gets priority parking. Luckily, we have some tips to help you protect your Toyota. 

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White 2020 Toyota Corolla

How Do I Make Sure That a Giant TV Will Fit in My Toyota?

How to Fit Large Purchases in Your Toyota 

We were just scrolling through Facebook when we saw a video that featured someone driving down the highway with their vehicle doors wide open as they were bringing home a giant TV. While we couldn’t help but laugh at the video, we will acknowledge that driving your vehicle with the doors wide open is both dangerous and illegal. We also know that you will make some big purchases once in a while, but you will want to make sure that the items fit in your Toyota before handing over your credit card to the cashier. 

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