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14 04, 2019

Toyota Landcruiser VX: King of the Load

By |2019-06-29T17:27:02+10:00April 14th, 2019|Car Reviews by Brand, SUV, SUV Large, Toyota Reviews, Video Reviews, Videos|2 Comments

Which car is it?: 2019 Toyota Landcruiser 200 VX review Landcruiser began life as a humble 4X4 in 1951. It had rubber mats and was 100% utilitarian. In 2008, the Landcruiser 200 series was born. Since then it has been lavished with updates in comfort, technology, and capability. Models are GX, GXL, VX and the luxuriously, fully-appointed Sahara. Our semi-luxury [...]

8 10, 2018

Hybrid Myths Destroyed in 10 easy steps

By |2019-06-30T14:10:25+10:00October 8th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

We are here to dispel a few hybrid myths. 1: Hybrids are weird to drive Nothing could be further from the truth. It is exactly like any other car to drive. 2: All hybrids are the same. No, apart from a pure electric vehicle like Tesla, there are 3 different Hybrid systems Series, Parallel and a combination series/parallel like [...]

7 10, 2018

I drive and rate Toyota’s 2018 Camry Ascent Hybrid

By |2019-06-30T16:18:59+10:00October 7th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

2018 Toyota Camry Ascent Hybrid Road Test, Review 2017 Toyota Camry SL Buying a a hybrid once signaled a level of smugness that could be measured in light years. Now, cars powered at least partially by batteries are commonplace. The taxi fleet switched from LPG to hybrid once the fossil fuel industry shot itself in the foot [...]

24 09, 2018

Toyota Hilux Rugged X Review and video

By |2019-06-29T13:19:23+10:00September 24th, 2018|4WD, AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, LCV Reviews, SUV, Toyota Reviews, Video Reviews, Videos|1 Comment

2019 Toyota Hilux Rugged X Review,  Road Test, and video. Intro Toyota Hilux continues to be Australia’s top selling vehicle. It has consistently held this mantle for a very long time and shows Australians shift to SUVs favours heavily in their buying plans for the foreseeable future. “Hilux is an LCV (light Commercial Vehicle)”, I hear you cry, and [...]

12 08, 2018

2019 Toyota Corolla Video Launch Review Gaycarboys

By |2019-06-29T14:01:11+10:00August 12th, 2018|AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Hatchback, Local Launch Reviews, Toyota Reviews, Video Reviews, Videos|0 Comments

Sunny Noosa, the perfect place for Toyota Corolla to show a shiny, sexy, new face. All-new, the 12th generation Corolla has new engines, including a hybrid in every grade, new transmissions, and a fabulously comfortable cabin. On-board technology has been crammed into every nook and cranny. Apple CarPlay is still absent, but Toyota has seen the error of it’s [...]

4 07, 2018

2018 Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series DC Ute Review

By |2019-06-30T16:19:04+10:00July 4th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

It has been a while since I tested a Toyota LandCruiser LC70 Dual Cab Ute. So I booked one for review. Having tested the single cab LC70 previously and the dual cab LC70 (back in 2012) , I was keen to see just how much better this latest version was. Toyota LC70 was updated in late 2016 with a host [...]

4 07, 2018

2018 Toyota C-HR Review

By |2019-06-30T16:19:05+10:00July 4th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Toyota Reviews|1 Comment

Compact SUVs are growing in popularity with manufacturers clamouring to put up a model of their own. But do they really serve well as a family car? As it happens I had both at the same time, a Toyota C-HR and a small baby, so let’s see how it fared… Exterior Even before you hop on board, the trickiest thing [...]

23 05, 2018

2018 Toyota Corolla ZR Review

By |2019-06-30T16:19:16+10:00May 23rd, 2018|4 Cylinder, AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Hatchback, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

The Toyota Corolla leads sales in the passenger car market yet again this year (no surprise there). The reason being its ordinary, no-fuss, uncomplicated approach, not because there is any feature that is particularly outstanding. It’s this averageness that brings buyers back time and time again to something that is consistent, predictable, trusted, straightforward and value for money. Under [...]

27 02, 2018

2018 Toyota Prius C i-Tech Review

By |2019-08-10T10:24:05+10:00February 27th, 2018|AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Fastback, Front Wheel Drive, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Hatchback, Hybrid, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

Right now, Toyota has its environmental commitments covered with a range of hybrid vehicles, the most affordable of which is the Prius C that sells from $24,040. The more luxurious and better equipped i-Tech model as driven here goes for $26,540. If you hate going to the servo, one of these little jiggers is the go. They sip fuel [...]

12 02, 2018

2018 Toyota Prius Review

By |2019-06-30T15:22:03+10:00February 12th, 2018|AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, EV Reviews, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

Should I buy a Toyota Prius? That's a question motorists have been asking for nearly 20 years. Despite all the good attributes of Toyota's original hybrid offering, as with its petrol/electric brethren from Toyota and other brands, how the fuel prices of the day are travelling correspond directly with how popular the car is. For those brands marketing a car [...]