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This Toyota is as Rugged a Hybrid That You'll Find

Want to enjoy the outdoors lifestyle, handling all kinds of hard work and taking on some perilous routes? You'll need a solid truck or SUV with AWD capabilities to start off with. But in order to get a boost in fuel efficiency, you'll want to check out the new hybrid edition of the 2016 Toyota RAV4, seen here in this fun video. Press play to check it out, then visit our Temple, TX Toyota dealership today.

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Autotrader Falls Fast for the Fun, Frugal 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid

While we no doubt have some sensational sedans throughout the stable here at Don Ringler Toyota, there are few that can match the shine of our eco-conscious cruiser, the 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid.

What, in particular, makes it so special, though? Watch the video below, as Autotrader reviewer, Brian Moody, explains:

As you likely could've guessed, the allure of this auto all starts with its engine. In the case of this hybrid, a terrific twosome of a 2.5-liter four-cylinder and an electric motor do the heavy lifting, producing a plentiful 200 horsepower.

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The Power of Re-Purposed Hybrid Batteries

Hybrid batteries are the muscle-builders of the battery world. They have to be. They are responsible for much more than an average car battery is.

So, just like a retired body building may not be strong enough to deadlift a 1,000 pound dumbbell anymore, they're still going to be pretty strong.

What to do with all this life left in hybrid batteries that have grown too weak to move a car by themselves? Hook several of them together, and let them power buildings!

Toyota's partnership with Yellowstone National Park is just one of the manufacturer's ways…

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Toyota Finds a Solution for City Driving

By now we all know that fuel efficiency is more of a product of the way you drive. While the specific type of car you're driving has some impact, your practices behind the wheel will play a bigger role in preserving the most fuel. And for anyone who has to drive in the city often, you know that efficiency is usually lower than out on the highway.

But with the new 2015 Toyota Prius…

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Will Toyota Enshrine you into the Prius Hall of Fame?

If you've been driving the Toyota Prius since the hybrid first hit the market about 14 years ago, you will certainly be recognized by our Temple, TX dealership's favorite brand. Of course if you've had that luxury for all these years, driving the Prius has most likely been its own reward.

Even better than being congratulated by Coach T for your long-lasting loyalty to the greatest hybrid model of all time is…

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Toyota Chairman Talks Up Prius in Washington D.C.

Although there's a lot of exciting powertrain technology hitting the world's roadways as of late, it's not yet time to abandon hybrid technology yet. At least, that's what Takeshi Uchiyamada, chairman of Toyota and the proverbial father of the beloved Prius has to say about it.

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What do they do with your dead Prius Battery?

This is a question we here at Don Ringler Toyota, serving Temple, hear quite a bit from people who are interested in the 2012 Toyota Prius. And to be fair, it is an understandable question. A big point of discussion as hybrids and EV cars become more commonplace is when will you need to replace the battery and for how much?

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Toyota To Push The Technological Boundaries at Le Mans

Traditionally, 24 Hours of Le Mans is about the cars that can go the fastest for the longest amount of time. The 56 cars that make the rounds at the Circuit de la Sarthe in France travel at an average speed of about 185 miles an hour for one entire day - and only the strongest contenders will make it through to the end. Only the best can win.

For the last decade, the best has…

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Toyota Completes Vehicle To Home Power System

After the devastating earthquake and tsunami crashed over Japan in March of 2011, Toyota started thinking that there had to be a something they could do to help people fare at least a little bit better in the event of a natural disaster. It turns out, they didn't have to look any further than their collection of hybrids.

In vehicles such as the best-selling Prius, Toyota saw a potential power-sharing source, which could be…

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2012 Prius Plug-In Finally Gets EPA Rating

With gas prices creeping closer and closer to the $5 a gallon mark, and projections for prices that high by the summer, you may be looking to save some money at the pump. And for most, this means turning to hybrid models of their favorite vehicle in order to use less gas when traveling. But today, Don Ringler Toyota is here to ask, "what stop there?"

Specifically, Toyota is launching a plug-in hybrid version of…

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