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The Importance of Updating to Winter Wiper Blades

Winter wiper blades are specifically designed to be able to work easily in the most frigid conditions. If you do not have your winter blades yet, here are a few reasons from the Allegheny Toyota team to consider coming to the dealership to get your pair today.

The winter blades are encased in a thick rubber shell. This shell helps to keep ice from getting into that metal framework that gives the blades the ability to flex and hug the glass. 

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What are the Best Methods for Adding Winter Traction?

When it comes to adding traction to your driveway or parking space, do you choose kitty litter, sand or salt? This is the question many drivers are faced with during the winter times in Franklin, Pennsylvania. Each method offers good and bad aspects, which may influence drivers one way or the other. Let the Allegheny Toyota team help you make your empowered decision.

Salt has the ability to melt ice, which can be thrown on driveways or streets. However, it can be harmful to the surrounding plants and animals. Sand and kitty litter are both good for when you are…

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Why Should You Consider AWD or 4WD for Your Next Vehicle?

Modern trucks and SUVs offer enhanced fuel efficiency, power and control. So what makes them stand out for Franklin, Pennsylvania drivers? For many commuters, it all comes down to All Wheel Drive (AWD) or Four Wheel Drive (4WD). While these systems certainly do share their similarities, there are also several not-so-similar aspects to consider.

For example, if you plan to travel in an area that is off-road, you can benefit from either system. Rocks, snow, mud, and sand are no worry to either an AWD or 4WD system.

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Edmunds Details Winningest Qualities of 2017 Toyota Avalon

If you're seeking a full-size sedan for your next vehicular purchase, we here at Allegheny Toyota think you may well meet your perfect match in ours, the 2017 Avalon.

How do we figure?

Allow our friends at Edmunds to explain; their critique of the Avalon is as follows:

No doubt one of our favorites from the Avalon lineup, the mid-level XLE Premium trim has a great deal going for itself.

Standard features on this model include driver-seat memory settings, Qi wireless smartphone charging, a sunroof, a navigation platform, smartphone-app integration, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross- ...

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No Family Member Left Behind

Pet parents consider their fur babies a part of the family and want all family members to travel in comfort and safety. Take into consideration the height of the back seats off the ground, to ensure ease in entering the car and pay attention to the backseat's shape. Bucket type seats are good for smaller dogs that can snuggle in, but a larger dog may be more comfortable with a longer seat so he can stretch out. Take note also of the seat belts to ensure that they have the ability to hook to your dog’s harness. Look…

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Toyota Tundra continues to impress

As the 2018 Toyota Tundra models begin arriving, you may not notice many changes. That is because there didn't need to be. The Tundra is made to perform for any driving condition and comes standard with the power to get you through a day of work or a day at one of the many lakes around Franklin, PA.

So here is what's new. There is new front fascia styling and improved informational displays to keep you informed of crucial driving details on the go. The Toyota Tundra will not have a regular cab option in 2018, leaving only…

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Toyota Camry is getting recognized for its "Green Technology"

As car makers continue to develop more energy efficient engine options, Toyota remains a leader in Green Car technology development. If you want proof, all you need to do is turn to the Green Car Journal, one of leading media voices when it comes to automobiles, energy and the environment.

This week, the Green Car Journal named the 2018 Toyota Camry one of five finalists for the 2018 Green Car of the Year award. 

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