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August
03
August
03
For those who still have reservations about the performance of hybrid vehicles during BC’s colder winter months, we’re here to put those worries to rest. When it comes to taking on Canadian weather, Toyota hybrids are just as capable as any other conventional car on the road - with the a...
July
05
July
05
For a small business owner, a commercial vehicle is a necessary expense. But why purchase one outright when you have the option to lease instead? By leasing a new commercial vehicle, you can save big on upfront costs that allow you to preserve cash flow and manage your payments. Here at Nelson Toyot...
May
25
May
25
Even with a handful of updates over the years, the Toyota Tundra is one of the oldest full-sized Toyota trucks available today. While the Tundra is still due for a complete redesign – which it hasn't had since 2007 – the upgrades to the 2021 are enough to get us excited! The mai...
April
14
April
14
Toyota has delivered some impressive refinements to the 2021 Camry and 2021 Corolla. Both sedans are quality vehicles that offer powerful engines, economical fuel efficiency, a comfortable and attractive design, and innovative upgrades in tech. Not to mention, they both have a majorly affordable pri...
March
29
March
29
As the all-new 2021 Toyota Camry hits our Nelson lot, we couldn’t be more excited for spring adventures to begin in the Kootenays! The comfortably spacious family sedan is just calling out for road trips across the B.C. mountains, especially with an impressive 4-cylinder engine that offers a m...
March
26
March
26
With the emergence of the all-new 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, drivers everywhere are seeing just why this beloved vehicle is still one of the most popular sedans on the market! Many long-time Subaru lovers have since been making the switch, noting how the 2021 Corolla Hatchback is outshining its ...
February
15
February
15
At Nelson Toyota, we’re proud to announce our third President’s Choice Award win! Presented annually by Toyota Canada for Operational Excellence to only one Toyota dealership per province/territory, we’re beyond thrilled to represent British Columbia for the third time! As a famil...
January
22
January
22
Let’s face it, people in different parts of the country have different needs when it comes to their vehicles. But there’s a reason why folks have dubbed Nelson as ‘Tacoma Town’ - this midsize pickup truck was practically built for the West Kootenays! Life here in Nelson is un...
June
28
June
28
Anyone who is fortunate enough to call Nelson, BC home knows how lucky we are to live in a place that truly offers it all: between our bustling downtown, access to the Selkirks and central location in British Columbia, there are limitless things to see and do. For all of your adventures, both big an...
April
06
April
06
As access to public transit and air travel decreases, folks from Nelson, the West Kootenays and across British Columbia are relying on their Toyota cars, trucks and SUVs now more than ever. With your vehicle logging all of those extra kilometres, you’ll want to make sure that you’re keep...
August
20
August
20
Unlock the Full Power of Your Pickup If you own a Toyota Tundra, you already know you have one of the best-engineered machines on the market. What you may not know is that your trusty truck has a few secrets of its own -- secrets that can actually make your life easier as you cruise through the str...
August
09
August
09
At Nelson Toyota, We’re Not All Talk The verdict is in -- drivers in the Kootenays are crazy about Nelson Toyota! Toyota is a brand built around reliability and trust with cars that are made to last. Our Sales and Service Teams carry over a focus on quality in everything we do, putting the ne...
June
19
June
19
RAV4 is All-New and Perfect for Kootenay Life It’s been more than half a year since the completely redesigned RAV4 hit the roads of British Colombia. We’re guessing you've had the pleasure of seeing one of these refined SUVs with your own eyes at this point, but even if you’ve...
May
22
May
22
The Pickup for Your Summer Adventures With snow in the rear-view, many Nelson locals are booking up their weekends with all manner of outdoor activities. Whether you’re planning on mountain biking at Red Mountain or paddleboarding in Cranbrook, the Toyota Tundra is the truck that keeps the su...
February
12
February
12
We get it, mountain roads are tough, but the Tundra is tougher! In 2019, Toyota rolled out a whole pile of new features that take the Tundra from work horse to all-around beast. They brought back specific traits that pickup drivers in Nelson and the nearby Kaslo, Balfour, and Lardeau communities dep...
December
18
December
18
This winter, don’t get stuck in the snow. From all of BC’s winter tire regulations to snowy roads and a need to get from point A to B, winter driving can be a pain. The good news is that the Rav4 can take the snow and keep you safe all winter long. Here’s why it’s one of our ...
October
31
October
31
When our 2018 Toyota Camrys hit the lot, people were excited. We had a full-size and full-power sedan that could drive fast and look good like no other. We put the old Camry to bed and brought out something sleek that is well-designed throughout. Our new 2019 Camry models are the cherries on top of ...
September
25
September
25
Yes, back to school did just happen. Yes, that sadly means that we’re headed into winter. No, that doesn’t mean it has to be painful. Here at Nelson Toyota, our goal is to make it as easy as possible to find, install, and drive your vehicle with the right set of winter tires. This way, y...
September
24
September
24
The Tundra is the biggest, toughest truck we sell. You can get more done than you’ve ever imagined, look good doing it, and stay safe the whole time. We often convert domestic truck fans over to the Toyota way of life simply because of our trucks last. Here’s how they compare. Perform...
July
16
July
16
We live in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Surrounded by mountains, a stone’s throw from cities and backcountry alike, Nelson is the perfect place to start your vacation. Whether it’s friends or family, or maybe it’s a solo excursion, it’s time to consider your...
July
02
July
02
  We often outgrow our vehicles. Whether our family is growing, we find new hobbies, or we simply need an upgrade in style, bringing in your used vehicle for a trade is a great way to get a jump start on your next car, truck or SUV purchase. Your vehicle likely has plenty of life left in it, b...
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