Where can I buy real Christmas trees near Pittsburgh, PA?
The holiday season is officially kicking off this week. For many people, that will mean getting their homes ready by picking out the perfect Christmas trees. Sure, the artificial ones only have to be purchased once, but there is nothing quite like the experience of getting the family together and heading out to cut one down yourself. If you’re not looking for a lumberjack fantasy camp experience, there are many outlets in the area where you can just pick one up and take it home. The Spitzer Toyota team took a survey around the dealership to come up with this list of places where you can buy Christmas trees near Pittsburgh, PA. Read the rest of this entry »
What hurts my car’s resale value?
There is a lot of excitement surrounding a person buying a new car – and for very good reason. However, a not-so-secret pitfall lies just beneath all of that jubilation. The fact that a new car or SUV loses a huge chunk of its value as soon as it is sold is unfortunate, but real, situation facing everyone. Most people really don’t think much of it until they are in the process of buying their next new vehicle or maybe getting ready to turn in their current lease. If you plan on using your current car, truck or SUV as a trade-in with your next purchase, there are a few things you can avoid that will hurt your car’s resale value. Read the rest of this entry »
Toyota concepts at SEMA 2017
The annual Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association show is currently underway in Las Vegas. This is primarily a trade show for people who deal in aftermarket products car buyers can choose to add to their vehicles. Toyota is no stranger to SEMA, and for the 2017 edition, the automaker has chosen to show off a trio of one-off concept vehicles built through partnerships with private companies, which push the limits of what people think Toyota vehicles are capable of. Several 2018 Toyota Camry models were customized for SEMA, four by a group of NASCAR drivers and one by television host Rutledge Wood and a Toyota C-HR was upgraded to be showoff incredible performance potential. Read the rest of this entry »
What does Toyota Entune 3.0 do?
Toyota is instantly recognizable as one of the automotive industry’s most forward-thinking companies in terms of technology. Most recently, Toyota has been one of the first automakers to beat government-mandated deadlines for providing active safety and crash avoidance systems across its entire lineup. For the 2018 model year, Toyota is releasing its latest version of the Entune infotainment system. Currently, it is available on the 2018 Toyota Camry, but will sure to be available on more and more models. Spitzer Toyota wants to help people be the best-informed customers in the industry and put together this explainer about what Toyota Entune 3.0 does for owners. Read the rest of this entry »
Release date for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma
It was just three short years ago when Toyota introduced a new generation of Tacoma midsize pickup trucks. Ahead of the release date for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma, the automaker has unveiled a brief glance at the changes made to the popular, high-performing and fuel-efficient truck. Spitzer Toyota buyers in the Monroeville area will be able to get their first look at the 2018 Tacoma in our showroom in few weeks. In the meantime, our sales staff put together this very handy guide to let you know about the few details we were given. Read the rest of this entry »
Best places for a kids’ birthday party Monroeville, PA
People with birthday parties this time of year always seem to get stuck with a Halloween theme. That might work for some people, but Spitzer Toyota wants to help people think outside the box a little bit. We took a straw poll at the dealership asking people what are the best places for a kids’ birthday party in Monroeville, PA. Just about everyone on the team had some pretty good suggestions. Below we listed some of our favorites. It should also be pointed out that some of these places might be good for good for kids of, um, a more advanced age. Read the rest of this entry »
Changes made to the 2018 Toyota Tundra
The class of 2018 Toyota models is rolling into the Spitzer Toyota showroom almost every day. One of the new vehicles that have recently arrived at the dealership is the 2018 Toyota Tundra. The automaker has steadily raised the profile of its full-size pickup over the last few years. The changes made to the 2018 Toyota Tundra for the new model year have made the truck safer, sportier and more stylish. Additionally, the 2018 Tundra is likely the only truck in its class that is only available with V-8 engines; also, Toyota no longer produces regular cab versions – choosing to exclusively offer Double Cab and CrewMax configurations. Read the rest of this entry »
Is Toyota building a hybrid sports car?
The lineup of Toyota vehicles available at Spitzer Toyota in Monroeville is one of the most diverse in the entire automotive industry. In particular, Toyota is reasserting its presence and a builder of high-performance cars – as evidenced by the Toyota 86. However, a new member of that Toyota high-performance family could be making its world debut at the Tokyo Motor Show later this month on Oct. 25. When the presentation team from Toyota’ home office takes the stage, the world will be getting its first look at the GR HV SPORTS concept, one of the world’s first high-performing hybrid vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »
Where are the haunted houses in Monroeville, PA?
Fall is a really special time of year. One of the best things about it is that it just really lends itself to the overall spookiness of the season. With that, getting together with a group of friends and going to one of the several haunted houses near Monroeville, PA has fun written all over it. Lots of people on the Spitzer Toyota team enjoy a good scare. They got together and came up with their favorite places to go for a good scare. Hopefully, one of these haunted houses provides the experience you’re looking for. Read the rest of this entry »
2017 Halloween information for Monroeville, PA
We are just about to see the calendar flip to October. That means kids (of all ages) are going to start getting excited about Halloween. Spitzer Toyota is just as excited to get into the swing of the season and our sales team has put together this fairly comprehensive guide for everything you need to know about Halloween 2017 information for Monroeville, PA. In this Spitzer Toyota Blog post, we have found information from the City of Monroeville about trick or treat times as well as some family-friendly Halloween ideas and safety tips to make sure that everyone has a great time this year. Read the rest of this entry »