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Why an SUV is a Good Choice for You

Here at Chuck Patterson Toyota, we believe that there are many great SUVs out there. If you’re anything like our Toyota sales professionals, you cannot keep your eyes off of them as you shop for your next vehicle. Let’s consider the benefits of driving an SUV for your Chico, CA adventures.

  • SUVs are great for hauling pets around for a weekend excursion. They give you room to haul your pet and all that he needs with him, whether you travel light with only some food and a few toys or load up the trunk with a crate and…
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Take on Life's Adventures with the 2018 RAV4 Adventure

Family Adventures

The new RAV4 Adventure Grade is featuring many of the RAV4 staples that make it a great family vehicle. Systems like Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TTS-P) which deliver your family safely to their destination using lane departure alert with steering assist and other advanced safety features.

Going off the Reserve

With the Adventure Grade designation you find more than your average RAV4 capability. Increased frame height delivers you the ability to clear more obstacles off the beaten path and rugged styling with overfender flares and durable rocker panel guards.

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A Resilient Toyota Tundra

Reassuring us all that the Toyota commitment to reliability is far from gone is this Toyota Tundra pushing the limits by reaching one million miles on the odometer.

Due to great ownership practices and regular scheduled maintenance at its Toyota dealership service center this 2007 Toyota Tundra with its 4.7-liter V8 knocked out 125,000 miles per year.

How Capable is a Tundra?

Under the hood Tundra's i-FORCE 5.7-liter V8 has the muscles to help you tow over 10,000 pounds. Beyond power and capability the Tundra comes standard with safety features like the Star Safety System…

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Toyota Tacoma: Wild Blue Yonder

Out of the ground, into the sky. That's the feeling you'll get when you hop behind the wheel of the new Toyota Tacoma. Thanks to head-turning style, incredible technology and the power to go anywhere your heart desires, it's no wonder what you're not even considering another pickup.

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Safety Standards Moving Forward

The 2017 Toyota lineup has five IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ vehicles, the Corolla, RAV4, Prius, Highlander, and Yaris iA. This is due greatly to Toyota Safety Sense (TSS) innovative features that are present on most new vehicles.

One of the safest features of TSS is the Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. This high-tech cruise control uses a windshield camera and radar to adjust your speed to help maintain a safe distance from the vehicle in front of you. TSS also includes a Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams, and Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection.

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Why the Toyota Tacoma is the Only Truck You Need for Your Home Garden

 

Homeowners in Chico are avid landscapers. Whether you're greening up the space around your pool, installing some water-saving native shrubs, beautifying the front lawn, or planting a vegetable garden, we know you take pride in your space.

Taking care of your home is a job made easier when you own a truck. And for most people, that truck should be a Toyota Tacoma.

Why the Tacoma?

Available in playful off-road trim levels that are great for weekend adventures in the hills, the Tacoma is a practical, compact size for navigating the suburbs, and it has a proven track-record for…

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Toyota Injects the Camry with Sporty Flair for 2018 Redesign


Practical. Affordable. Reliable. These are the traits that have helped the Toyota Camry remain the best-selling passenger car in America for the past 15 years. It's an all-around solid choice for the pragmatic commuter, but it doesn't exactly inspire strong emotions.

This year, the Camry is entering its eighth generation with a complete bumper-to-bumper redesign, and it looks a little different from what people have come to expect.

Instead of a polite, conservative sedan, the 2018 Camry bristles with style and attitude. Everything from the aggressive design of its front fascia to its lower, more road-gripping stance screams…

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Dirt Can Damage Your Car's Paint, So Wash It!

Kids like to surprise the adults when they find a dirty car and leave remarks on the back glass saying "wash me" or other sayings. But what really happens is that dirt builds up over time and becomes like sandpaper to the finish of the paint. When rain and dirt mix, as it slides down the paint, it is comparable to etch a sketch on the paint.
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