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NewsCOVID-19: Toyota RAV4, Lexus RX Production Grind To a Halt
Toyota Canada has decided to temporarily suspend its manufacturing operations in Ontario due to a COVID-19 outbreak. According to a report by Automotive News Canada , there have been eight positive COVID-19 cases in the past few weeks at one of its major suppliers, Toyotetsu, which is based in Simcoe …
On this day in history: August 5
  • 1991: Death of Soichiro Honda, the founder of Honda, at 88.
RecallsOver 20 Makes Affected by Continental-made Tires That May Explode
Continental Tire has issued a recall covering approximately 100,000 Continental, General and Barum tires in North America due to a manufacturing defect that could cause a blowout. Nearly two dozen vehicle brands are affected including Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Fiat, GMC, Honda, Jeep, Lexus, Lincoln, …
News1.9 Million Toyota RAV4s Under Investigation in the U.S.
We’re hearing a lot about fire risks in vehicles these days, mostly EVs. The latest to join the list is the Toyota RAV4 , specifically the previous generation ( 2013-2018 ) in gasoline and hybrid variants. At least 11 fire complaints have been filed so far in the U.S. The …
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2021: Toyota RAV4
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. Compact SUVs are a big deal in Canada. They are the best-selling vehicles as a whole, with available all-wheel drive, a higher driving position and a more spacious interior than …
NewsThe Car Guide Unveils Its 2021 Vehicles of the Year
This year has been quite a challenge for the team at The Car Guide . But despite a pandemic that essentially shut down the auto industry for two months in the spring, our journalists managed to review all the major new models that made their debut. As 2020 comes to …
BuzzThis Toyota RAV4 Thinks It’s a Chevy Truck from the 1980s
The Toyota RAV4 is certainly not the first vehicle that comes to mind when talking about car tuning, but some people still give it a shot. The results can be surprisingly good or just plain weird. You may have seen the one that was stretched into a limo or the …
News2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Comes With Big EV Rebates
The upcoming 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime has been generating quite a buzz since its debut last fall. And for good reason: this plug-in hybrid variant of the best-selling SUV in Canada offers a zero-emission range of up to 68 kilometres. Many customers have ordered one without even knowing how much …
NewsA Toyota RAV4 Turned Into a Lamborghini Urus, Why Not?
The Toyota RAV4 is the best-selling SUV in Canada for many reasons. It’s a quality product offering plenty of comfort, versatility and reliability. Plus, there are many different models and configurations to meet the wants and needs of a large clientele. Those who like to venture away from the beaten …
NewsThe Car Guide’s 2020 Best Buys: Toyota RAV4
Every year, The Car Guide publishes its Best Buys in nearly 30 different vehicle categories. Today we continue our review of the 2020 winners with a look at compact SUVs , a market segment where the leader is also the best-selling model in Canada. Allow us to present you the …
RecallsEngine Failure Threatens Some 2019-20 Toyota Models
Toyota is on a roll these days, what with the launch of the brand new Highlander (and its ad during the Super Bowl) and sales of the RAV4 that keep rising substantially, even surpassing those of the Honda Civic! However, we’ve learned today that the popular compact SUV is part …
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