Category Archives: Safety Features

Woman behind the wheel of a 2020 Toyota 4Runner

See how Safe the new 4Runner is

Safety Features in the 2020 Toyota 4Runner 

One of the biggest and most impressive vehicles in the entire Toyota lineup, many people know the 4Runner as a big and powerful model. With all of the power and performance offered by the SUV, every car needs to be safe, no matter what. While we still plan on covering the impressive features and specs of the new 4Runner, we wanted to take a look at the available safety features in the 2020 Toyota 4Runner. 

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Car seat in the back row of a car

Toyota Encourages Everyone to Buckle Up for Life with Safety Program

Toyota Celebrating National Safety Month 

Back in June, many people automotive organizations and manufacturers were trying to help spread awareness with National Safety Month. Celebrated each June, these people give efforts to reduce the number of unintentional injuries and even deaths that can happen when behind the wheel of a vehicle. So, how is Toyota celebrating National Safety Month? 

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Toyota Safety Sense diagram on a Toyota vehicle

Toyota Safety Sense Hits New Milestone 

How Many Toyota Vehicles Have Toyota Safety Sense? 

As drivers have come to know over the years, Toyota vehicles come with some of the most advanced features in the automotive industry today. Outside of conveniences such as infotainment systems, sound systems and heated seats, many new Toyota vehicles come equipped with some of the top safety features thanks to Toyota Safety Sense. So, how many Toyota vehicles have Toyota Safety Sense? 

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Toyota in-vehicle camera illustration

Learn how the Convenient Lane Departure Alert and Steering Assist Functions

How Does Toyota Lane Departure Alert Work?

Many times, drivers aren’t 100% alert or engaged at the wheel. This can easily be the case of driving while tired or somewhat going on auto-pilot during a long commute or trip. Because of this, sometimes we unintentionally drift a bit out of lanes. This is extremely dangerous, but luckily great safety features such as the Toyota Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist is there to help. So, how does Toyota Lane Departure Alert work?

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Toyota technician working on autonomous driving technology

Durability Tests Improved with new Autonomous Technology

Can Autonomous Car Technology Help Improve Comfort? 

While Toyota always focuses on designing each of their vehicles to be comfortable with smooth handling, there are some scenarios in which comfort is out of your control. In fact, a poorly-kept road or uneven terrain can often make the most comfortable vehicles uncomfortable to ride in. While autonomous technologies are often tied to safety features, can autonomous car technology help improve comfort? 

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Family of four riding in a minivan

Toyota Introduces the Second Generation of Safety Sense

Second Generation of Toyota Safety Sense Technology 

Even with vehicles offering incredible power and extremely convenient technologies nowadays, driver safety is always at the forefront of design. As Toyota drivers are sure to know, Toyota Safety Sense technologies continuously help make each trip safe. However, Toyota recently announced details on the new second generation of Toyota Safety Sense technology. Read on to learn all about what’s available in the new safety package.  

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Is Toyota Doing Anything for National Child Passenger Safety Week?

Toyota Donating Car Seats for Families Throughout September

Is Toyota Doing Anything for National Child Passenger Safety Week? 

While many automobile manufacturers focus on implementing the latest and most innovative safety features for passengers, child safety is another major concern for many parents. Each year, National Child Passenger Safety Week is focused on raising awareness of child safety in vehicles. So is Toyota doing anything for National Child Passenger Safety Week? 

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Is Toyota Working on Autonomous Car Technology?

Toyota Continues to Research New Vehicle Safety Technology

Is Toyota Working on Autonomous Car Technology?

Efficient vehicles such as hybrid or electric models are becoming more and more popular. Thanks to the rapid growth in newer technology, car manufacturers are able to continue to improve upon the most popular of car designs. However, new technology means that self-driving vehicles might be right around the corner. So is Toyota working on autonomous car technology?

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Which Toyota Vehicles are Handicap Accessible?

Toyota Mobility Program Assists Handicap Drivers and Passengers

Which Toyota Vehicles are Handicap Accessible?

While it’s not always on the mind of most drivers, vehicles that are handicap accessible are essential to making life easier for millions of families. Whether it’s a handicap child, elderly man or woman, or those with another condition, vehicles that provide options for people who are handicapped offer a myriad of benefits. For those looking for a Toyota model with such features, which Toyota vehicles are handicap accessible?

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What are the Top Car Safety Brands?

Popular Toyota Models Awarded for Safe Design

What are the Top Car Safety Brands?

In 2017, Toyota has proved itself as one of the top car safety brands with many of their models being praised for their safety features. Toyota kept its lead over other manufacturers with 10 Toyota and Lexus models earning the Top Safety Pick+ awards from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Three other Toyota and Lexus models earned Top Safety Pick awards from the IIHS as well. Out of the 13 total award-winning models, eight of them are Toyota models.

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