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August
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August
27
Labour Day weekend is always one of mixed spirits. It represents the close of summer, which is never fun, but also represents a new season of goals and activities. From going back to school, work, or changing into a new routine, there’s always a sense of opportunity when it comes to the first ...
August
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August
17
In Vernon, it feels like our student population is either staying close to home for school or commuting to what feels like a lifetime away. As an active part of the community, we want to make this stressful time of year just a little bit easier on our students. Don’t let shopping for your next...
July
01
July
01
Summer is in full swing and with that comes beach days, road trips, fire hot asphalt and the quest for relief -- otherwise known as air conditioning. If rolling down your window isn’t doing the trick and you're worried about keeping you and your passengers ice-bucket-cold, servicing your a...
June
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June
12
When summer hits, we’ve already been listening to the playlist for a few months and are more than ready to go Being in BC, we’re blessed with great summer weather and an abundance of fun summer adventure opportunities. We always get the car shined up and hit the open road as soon as we ...
June
08
June
08
Outside of the sun shining and time with the family there’s only one thing that can make a good summer a great one, being fully prepared for it. Make sure you’re starting out your summer adventures ready for anything that comes your way by prepping your vehicle for the activities you ha...
June
07
June
07
It may not be summer on the calendar just yet, but it is in your hearts if you’re anything like us Winter in the mountains we call home can feel long, and the spring can feel like not much of a thaw at all. At the risk of jinxing it… the warmer temperatures are here to stay for this ye...
May
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May
21
At Vernon Toyota, we love being a part of the community So when the city's indoor soccer pitch needed a sponsor, we were more than happy to step up. Vernon Toyota is proud to be the official sponsor of the soccer facility, and has donated $15,000 towards local efforts to get the centre up and ...
May
01
May
01
We know that Toyota has a well-deserved reputation as an automaker that stands for luxurious features, but did you know that this luxury comes at a surprisingly affordable price? Not everyone does, and that’s okay! We’re here to share just how easy and affordable it can be to get into a ...
March
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March
26
Have you ever shopped online for a product, only to see that the item you're after isn't available in your province? Shopping for a brand new car, in particular, can be tricky for many customers who live in smaller or more remote areas of town, especially outside of British Columbia. If you...
January
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January
18
Small, reliable cars are plentiful. Most automakers offer a couple of small cars for customers to choose from, but few of these vehicles are anything to write home about. The majority of affordable sedans and hatchbacks are unexceptional and give you little value for your hard-earned dollar. The T...
January
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January
04
There is a wacky rumour going around that the Toyota Tacoma isn’t as affordable as other pickup trucks on the road. Where do these wild ideas come from? In fact, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma is not only affordable, it’s a capable, safe, and the right size so it will still fit nicely in your dr...
December
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December
20
Mountain living is a short drive from Vernon Toyota. Golden, Revelstoke, and other mountain towns are idyllic places to live for those who love the gorgeous scenery and live an active lifestyle. To live in a mountainous or rural area you’re going to need the right vehicle—and that’...