Take A Virtual Field Trip to Toyota

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Toyota is launching a new educational resource experience that is well-suited for use in classrooms or virtual learning at home.

 

The new virtual education hub is designed to get visitors excited in careers in advanced manufacturing. The hub has a series of free STEM-based (science, technology, electronics, and mathematics) lessons. 

 

With these new tools, hopefully many people in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and Plano area who are interested in STEM careers can take free advantage of Toyota’s knowledge and technological approach. 

 

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The New 2021 Toyota Tacoma Is Hitting The Streets

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Toyota of Plano is excited to announce the arrival of the Third-Generation Tacoma that soon will be hitting the streets and roads of Plano, Dallas, and all-over the surrounding areas. 

 

The new 2021 Toyota Tacoma is available at Toyota of Plano in 33 different configurations and more standard equipment, including dual zone auto AC on all V6 models. 

 

All of the Tacoma models come standard with Toyota Safety Sense P (TSS-P). It includes Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Departure Alert and Automatic High Beams.

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Don’t Skip Out On Your Vehicle’s Much Needed TLC

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There are a few simple things you can do to keep your investment lasting longer. Check your owner’s manual to see when your maintenance services should be. It’s always a good idea to schedule these services with a dealership and where is why:

 

Get genuine parts and expert customer care. Your Toyota dealer will have the knowledge and parts to keep your car running well.

 

Going to Toyota of Plano for all your maintenance means you’ll have a complete service history for the vehicle. A definite added bonus for potential buyers if you’re considering reselling your…

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Preventing and Treating a Flat Tire

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Flat tires are an unfortunate but common occurrence on American roadways. According to AAA, tire-related problems amount to one-third of all roadside emergencies. There are many tow truck companies in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and Plano area, and they deal with this problem day and night.

 

If you’ve checked your trunk and didn’t see a spare tire, you might wonder why your vehicle doesn’t come with one. Many automakers are eliminating spare tires in an effort to increase room and increase fuel mileage. Check your own vehicle to see if this comes standard. 

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Work Meetings Throughout the Day Have Never Felt More Comfortable

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Many are working from home and are adopting a relaxed attitude.

 

Think Positive. As employees navigate this new work territory of teleconferencing, many are adapting an attitude of comfort and relaxation. It seems like people in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and Plano areas are keeping their business casual attire in the closet for now, and instead are wearing that old concert t-shirt and shorts to work.

 

Toyota of Plano’s philosophy has always been one of making you as comfortable as possible. Do you want to wear an old shirt and not put on shoes all day? We say, go…

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Long-Lost Talents That We Thought Were Gone Have Been Revitalized

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During this time, many people are re-discovering their creative passions

 

Think Positive. For many people, being at home during this pandemic has caused a re-awakening of creative interest that lay dormant. If social media is any gauge to go by, people are breaking open their old watercolors and acrylic paints and creating art. That acoustic guitar that was gathering dust has been retuned and new strings have been purchased online.

 

It’s not just artistic exploration that has been rekindled, but a renewed interest in fitness and exercise...

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Social Distancing Turned Out To Be More Social than Less Distant Than We Thought

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We’re discovering new ways of interacting with each other

 

 

Think positive. We’re all still practicing social distancing during this time. In supermarkets and retail stores, spots are marked out as to where to stand. Restaurants are starting to slowly open up, but in a limited way.

 

During this time of social distancing and staying indoors, many people are getting rid of their cabin fever and walking around their neighborhoods, even if they don’t have a dog. 

 

It’s hard not to notice, but neighborhoods seem less closed off and insular now...

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Baking Master was never on your resume before, but it is now

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North Texans, remaining indoors, are rediscovering the art of cooking

 

Think Positive. Something magical is happening in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and Plano areas, and that is people are rediscovering cooking. For some this began out of necessity, as many of people’s favorite North Texas restaurants have been closed. But even as things are slowly starting to open up, the groundwork has been established to have a new generation of people cooking at home and making better nutritional choices.

 

Since children have been at home, and not school, the school lunch is now served in the home dining room…

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Renewing Connections With Family and Friends Has Never Been So Much Fun

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Technology can be used to strengthen our bonds with families and friends.

 

Think positive during this time. Co-workers are adapting to a work-at-home setting by interacting and connecting with each other distantly by way of online meetings, but interestingly, so is everyone else.

 

One of the many surprises of this time is how quickly families have adopted online connecting technologies, such as Zoom and Google Meet. During this quarantine, it’s encouraging to watch tech-savvy grandkids assisting their grandparents, or even parents, in setting up conference calls. 

 

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Home Schooling

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Your kids just made you their favorite teacher ever

 

Right now, families are together, and we think that’s what really matters above all else. This is a unique moment in which parents and children have been sequestered indoors together for a long period of time. This has presented many challenges, but we’re convinced that this close interaction will have lasting benefits on our kids’ lives.

 

School closings in Dallas, Denton, Collin Counties, and the rest of the State have turned parents into acting as stand-in teachers. Living rooms have been turned into classrooms. 

 

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