Category: Blog

Alan, your car guy here with this month’s blog! This month I thought I’d touch on the difference when you purchase a pre-owned vehicle from a new car dealership. The first and most important: ...Read More

Hi everyone, Alan your car guy here with this month’s blog! This month I’m talking about what the difference is when you service your vehicle at a New Car dealership. At a New Car dealership, ...Read More

Hi everyone, I hope you had a great holiday season and a happy new year! This month’s topic is your vehicle’s brakes.  We often take for granted that our brakes will always work when ...Read More

As we move deeper into the colder weather, some of you will be storing your vehicles for the winter. But things have changed a lot as vehicles have become more technologically advanced and more co...Read More

  Now that you know who I am (Alan Balinsky) and a bit about my background, I thought this month's blog should be about winter driving and tires. When we teach advanced winter driving, the first ...Read More

Who is Alan Balinsky and why should you listen to what he blogs about? Alan has been in the retail auto industry since 1984, and the General Manager at Red Hill Toyota in Hamilton, Ontario since 2...Read More

  Current mileage: 4,807km Almost at the 5,000km mark and I’m still on the second tank (remember. The $40 one?). This tank has seen some longer journeys that have allowed me to play with th...Read More

  Updated multimedia systems on all models, including Connected Services by Toyota with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility Sizzling new colour choices, including several two-t...Read More

Current mileage: 3,070km 3,234km Ooooh. I was afraid I wasn’t going to do it. I said would cheat while driving this and I’ve been true to my word. I haven’t passed up on any journeys that I...Read More

Well fancy that. I started driving the Prime on the 17th or August and now, 1 month later, I have just rolled over the 2,000km mark. And I still have the same ¼ tank from the earlier pictures. I...Read More