Toyota moving its US headquarters, along with 3,000 jobs, from California to Texas

Texas Postcard

Here’s some BIG news for Toyota: they’re moving their headquarters! Yes, Toyota is moving their operation from California to the great state of Texas. “As we visited those four primary locations, it became quite clear that the Dallas metro area was far and above the best choice,” said Jim Lentz, Toyota’s CEO for North America. The major of the move should take place during 2016 and we here at Universal Toyota could not be anymore excited!

Toyota is making a surprise move from California, announcing it would transfer its U.S. headquarters and about 3,000 jobs from the Los Angeles suburbs to the outskirts of Dallas. The world’s largest automaker will keep a foothold in California — about 2,300 jobs will remain in California after …

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Toyota Blurs Games And Reality With GT 86 (Scion FR-S) Telemetry Tool

 Racing games are nothing new, but this one is getting some great attention for it’s realistic settings and driving conditions. If you want to do a virtual test of the Scion FR-S, check out this game! And when you decide you want one for yourself (and you definitely will), Universal Toyota will have plenty of options to choose from!

Racing video games are getting more realistic all the time, but they’ll never be a substitute for actually getting out there and getting on track yourself. In recent years, Nissan and Sony have blurred the lines between real racing and driving in the virtual world with the GT Academy …

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2015 Toyota Camry: New York Auto Show Live Photos

Such exciting news! The Camry is getting a huge makeover! The awesome redesign was debuted a short time ago and we’re looking forward to getting these cars on our lot as soon as possible. They look amazing!

Toyota’s Camry is a classic case of where improving something just a little can make a disproportionately large difference. As America’s best-selling passenger car, one with an available hybrid model, any improvements are big news. Launched at the 2014 New York Auto Show, Toyota says it has …

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4Runner keeps rugged charm

The 4Runner is the perfect vehicle for fun and family. It’s managed to retain its rugged charm while still becoming a modern and updated vehicle for your daily driver. There’s isn’t anything this great SUV can’t do! However, if you’re still looking to kick it old school, check out our pre-owned inventory to find one that’s already been road tested.

 Thirty years after its U.S. debut as a utilitarian, four-wheel drive truck with a fiberglass cover on the back, the Toyota 4Runner remains a different kind of family sport utility vehicle. Sure, the 2014 4Runner has seats for up to seven passengers and can be stocked with navigation system, leather-trimmed seats and …

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Toyota Land Cruiser 2014 Is The World’s Toughest And Luxurious SUV

The Land Cruisers at Universal Toyota are ready and waiting to take you on the adventure of the summer! Stop by the dealership soon and discover for yourself all of its’ positive attributes. You certainly won’t regret it!

Land Cruiser is one of the best roadsters from Toyota that offers highly comfortable ride, durability, and wonderful off-road potentiality. Toyota Land Cruiser 2014 is designed with V8 engine to provide enough power and its potential performance in the off-road is due to its body-on frame design …

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2014 Toyota Avalon

The Toyota Avalon has definitely had some major changes to it’s design this year. It’s sporty, fun, and boasts of great gas mileage with 21 MPG city and 31 MPG on the highway. You’ll undeniably make your family and friends see green when you roll up in this sweet ride! Check out our deals online and find the perfect one for you!

Last year Toyota sent the Avalon to the gym for a total makeover. What came out is a sleek new fastback four-door…wind-tunnel designed for better highway mileage…with room for five. $35,810 will get you an XLE ”Touring”…which adds “Sport” and “Economy” settings to the transmission and Blind-Spot …

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Good times at the Toyota Pro/Celebrity media day

A race enthusiast heads out to the  track to enjoy a few laps in  the Toyota Camry pace vehicles. If  you would like to test drive one for  yourself, please come to Universal  Toyota and see all there is to love  about Toyotas.

 This year is Toyota’s 38th as naming  presenter of the Pro/Celebrity race  that is one of seven contests during  the 40th annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. The race pits celebrities and professional drivers against one another on the 1.968-mile, 12-corner street course in Long Beach, Calif. …

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