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Best 3 Cars for New Drivers

Prius There are few things in life that are as exciting as getting your first car, especially if you have just started to drive. However, because new drivers do not have much experience on the road, it's important that they get the right car. For example, buying an expensive sports car for a 16-year old who has just gotten their license may not be the best idea. Fortunately, we can point you in the right direction at Bobby Rahal Toyota when it comes to choosing the right car for a new driver.

What To Look For

You'll want a…

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Hybrid vs Electric: What's the Difference?

 

One of the great things about Toyota is that they provide consumers with a vast array of options. If you're looking for ways to reduce your carbon footprint, then you'll probably want to invest in an electric or hybrid vehicle. Although both use electricity to power their engines, there are some differences between the two types of vehicles. These are some of the basic things you should know about electric cars and hybrid…

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The Top Pre-Owned Cars to Buy

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Buying a pre-owned car is a great way to save money, and in many cases, a pre-owned vehicle will be just as reliable as a brand-new vehicle, especially if you visit a reputable dealership like Bobby Rahal Toyota in Mechanicsburg, PA. If you're thinking about buying a pre-owned car, learn what you should look for and seek out some of the best pre-owned cars that you can buy.

What To Look For In A Pre-Owned Vehicle

The last thing you want to do is to buy a pre-owned vehicle that breaks down the moment you take it out onto…

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Learn About The New Toyota RAV4

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Crossover SUVs have become a popular alternative to the traditional SUV over the past few years, and one of the best of its class is the Toyota RAV4. The 2018 model boasts everything that you've come to expect from the RAV4, including excellent safety features, substantial cargo space, plenty of infotainment features and a reliable ride that makes it perfect for city driving as well as weekend excursions off the beaten path. The following are some of the 2018 Toyota RAV4's features that make it a more than worthwhile investment:

Performance

The RAV4 comes with a 176-horsepower 2…

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5 Places to Visit on an East Coast Road Trip

 One of the many perks of owning a car is the ability to go on road trips. The U.S. is arguably such a fantastic country for road trips that it's become practically an American tradition to take to the road and see what the country has to offer. If you're planning on taking your new Toyota out for an East coast road trip, then be sure to consider planning your route around one or more of the following five places:

  1. Niagara Falls: There are few natural wonders that are as impressive as the three waterfalls that make…
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The 5 Best Restaurants in Mechanicsburg, PA

 Here at Bobby Rahal Toyota, we believe that we are truly lucky to be located in Mechanicsburg, PA, especially since there are so many great restaurants nearby. If you visit our dealership to view our extensive inventory of new and used Toyota vehicles, then be sure to check out one of the following top five restaurants in Mechanicsburg while you're here:

  1. Dad's Garage Grill & Burger House
  2. If you're in the mood for a great burger, then head to downtown Mechanicsburg, where you'll find Dad's Garage Grill & Burger House - a local favorite. It's great for…

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The 2018 Toyota Prius Prime is the Car for You

Prius Prime PRP If you're in the market for a comfortable, safe, fuel-efficient and environmentally responsible vehicle, then you can't go wrong with the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime. The following are some of the reasons why you should strongly consider investing in the new 2018 Toyota Prius Prime:

  • Reduce your carbon footprint - The Prius Prime is a plug-in hybrid, which means that it combines a gasoline engine with an electric motor and rechargeable battery. While running on electricity, the car won't emit any pollution. The Prius Prime can run up to 25 miles on electric power alone. Then, the car…
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Learn About The ToyotaCare Program

The ToyotaCare Program

One of the perks of buying or leasing a Toyota at Bobby Rahal Toyota -- besides driving off in an efficient, safe, comfortable and reliable vehicle -- is the ToyotaCare Maintenance Plan that is provided at no additional cost. The plan covers a variety of things for a two-year period or the first 25,000 miles you put on the car, whichever comes first.

No-Cost Maintenance Service

It's important to have your Toyota regularly maintained according…

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What to Ask When Buying a Pre-Owned Vehicle


There are a lot of advantages to buying a pre-owned vehicle, especially if it's been certified. However, because it's pre-owned, there are several questions you should ask when inspecting the vehicle. The following are six questions you should ask any owner or dealer when buying a pre-owned vehicle:

  1. How many miles are on it?

    One of the first questions you should ask before you even take the vehicle for a test drive is…
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10 Cumberland Valley Attractions Worth Visiting

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If you want to take a short road trip after you buy your new Toyota vehicle, there's no shortage of options in the Cumberland Valley area. Following are 10 Cumberland Valley attractions that we here at Bobby Rahal Toyota highly recommend:

  1. National Civil War Museum

    Located in Harrisburg, the National Civil War Museum offers visitors a nonbiased portrayal of the American Civil War and has more than 24,000 items on display, including manuscripts, documents, photographs and artifacts.
  2. Sunset Rocks Trail

     While there are many places to go hiking throughout Cumberland Valley, Sunset Rocks Trail in Michaux State Forest…
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