Toyota Through the Years — A Look Back

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The history of Toyota begins in 1867 with the birth of Sakichi Toyoda. He first invented a handloom and later on a non-stop shuttle change type Toyoda automatic loom (Type G). In 1894, his son, Kiichiro, was born. In 1929, Kiichiro Toyoda went to Europe and the United States to... [read more]

Halloween Celebrations Near Venice

Fall Festivals in Venice
This Halloween, take advantage of all the events going on around Venice! No matter what you’re interest, these events will get you excited! We even have events that are good for the whole family! 25th Annual Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival Every Saturday and Sunday this month come out and enjoy our annual... [read more]

2017 Toyota Prius: A Review

2017 Toyota Prius Florida
Are you interested in a hybrid as your next car? Look no further than the Toyota Prius for 2017. With six trim levels from which to choose, your only problem will be in deciding which one is right for you. The plug-in hybrid version even returns as the 2017 Prius... [read more]

Real Haunts in the Sarasota Area

Sarasota is home to a variety of haunted places. What sets these aside from your typical haunted houses is there's no costumes, actors, or props. These are REAL haunts of Sarasota. Belle Haven Inn Orbs and full body apparitions have been reported here. One report says that flashes (on cameras) routinely fail... [read more]

2016 Toyota Highlander vs. 2017 Nissan Armada

2016 Toyota Highlander 2017 Nissan Armada Venice
With so many SUVs on the market today, choosing one can be overwhelming. While we can’t compare all of them here, let’s take a look at the 2016 Toyota Highlander LE as it compares to the 2017 Nissan Armada Platinum. Nissan skipped from 2015 to 2017 in making the Armada,... [read more]

Exactly Why Venetians Love the Sun Fiesta

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The annual Sun Fiesta in the lower town of Venice is one of the most popular events. This festival is usually celebrated on every third weekend of October since it’s the perfect time of the year because of the sun. Moreover, the weather is usually mild and awesome during the... [read more]

2016 Mirai: A Review

2016 Mirai Florida
New in the Toyota lineup for 2016 is the Mirai, a fuel cell car. This means that the Mirai is powered by hydrogen, an electric motor, and a battery. Similar to a hybrid, the power control unit decides when the car should be powered by the fuel cell stack and... [read more]

Top 5 Condo Rentals in Venice

Looking for a condominium to rent in Venice? Look no further. Here are the top 5 places to rent in Sarasota County! San Marino San Marino is a very nice 12-unit building just steps from the Gulf of Mexico. The beach is private as only San Marino and two sister properties can... [read more]

Don’t Overlook the Toyota Tacoma for Your Next Family Vehicle

Toyota Tacoma Venice
When people see the Toyota Tacoma, they often think of power and fun. What many overlook is that that it is also great for families. Here are some reasons why the Toyota Tacoma could well be your next family vehicle. Toyota Tacoma Interior and Exterior Space It’s no surprise that a pickup... [read more]