2020 Toyota Highlander: Built Around Your Family

Toyota Highlander

A few months ago, Toyota gave us a sneak peek at the fully redesigned 2020 Highlander. Along with an abundance of new features, the new Highlander, the largest SUV in the entire segment, is also accompanied by an all-new Hybrid model. Excited? Us too. Here are just a few of the reasons we’re pumped about the 2020 Toyota Highlander and Highlander Hybrid.

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9 Unique St. Louis Attractions to Enjoy in Spring

Aquarium Touch Tank

St. Louis is home to many world-class museums, the renowned St. Louis Zoo, and the impressive Missouri Botanical Garden with its popular butterfly exhibit. However, it’s also host to many lesser-known museums and wildlife attractions that are also well worth a visit. If you have visitors this spring, why not treat them to some of these quirky museums and adventures?

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How to Know if a Pothole Damage Your Tires & Wheels

Potholes

You’re on your way to work or visiting some famous St. Louis sites when you suddenly find yourself sidelined after a nasty run-in with a pothole. In fact, potholes can take you by surprise at any time of day—and they can cause some real damage to not just your tires, but your entire vehicle.

With the winter months here, asphalt will begin expanding and contracting as temperatures change. That means the potential for more potholes. (Rinse, repeat—the agonizing cycle continues.) Let’s take a look at how potholes can cause havoc to your wheels, tires and the rest of your car.

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Christmas Lights in St. Peters

Where to See Christmas Light Displays Near St. Peters

Now that Halloween is over and we’re getting ready to gobble down some turkey, it’s time to start thinking about the holiday season. No, we don’t mean what to gift your father-in-law—we’re talking about Christmas light shows and displays! You’ve only got a month-ish to check out the best Christmas lights in the St. Louis neighborhoods of St. Peters, St. Charles, and O’Fallon. So, chop-chop.

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Tacoma

2020 Toyota Tacoma: The Survivorman of Pickup Trucks

There’s nothing like having a pickup truck when you absolutely need a pickup truck. Trucks like the new 2020 Toyota Tacoma, for instance, are capable, powerful, adventure-loving vehicles that can prevail and survive in even the most brutal conditions. They embrace cold Midwestern winters as much as humid St. Louis summers. They are built for the long haul, for both the unexpected and expected, tackling home renovations just as easily as spur-of-the-moment camping trips in the Ozarks. They’re …well, they’re perfect.

And if Survivorman himself approves the Tacoma, so should you. Check out all the ways in which the new Toyota Tacoma can help you survive in nature and on the mean streets of St. Louis.

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5 Secret Tips to Lower Car Ownership Costs

Incentives

Owning a vehicle is serious business. Even after the large initial payment to put your name on the title, you also must insure, maintain, repair, and register the car. That’s a lot of moolah. To help you offset the growing costs of car ownership, here are 5 best-kept secrets and tips to keep your piggy bank plump and juicy.

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Car Seat

A Parent’s Guide to Missouri Child Car Seat Laws

Did you know that National Child Passenger Safety Week occurs each September? As a parent, you might think you’re all covered here, but data suggests that nearly half of all children’s car seats are installed incorrectly, which increases the risk of infant injury or death by up to 71%.

At Pappas Toyota, we wanted to do our part and help parents understand the ins and outs of Missouri’s child car seat laws. Here’s everything you need to know about the state’s rules regarding booster seats, infant seats, and general child safety seats by age, height, and weight.

Car Seat

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2020 Toyota Corolla: Redesigned & It Feels So Good

People asked for a new Corolla. Toyota delivered a new Corolla. And, boy, does the new 2020 model shine bright. It’s been fully redesigned, revamped, reshaped, and we’d bet it’s one of the best cars Toyota’s crafted in recent years. (At least, it’s one of our favorite new arrivals.) We talk the talk on behalf

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St Peters Independence Day Fireworks

Where to Watch July Fourth Fireworks Near St. Peters (2019)

Independence Day: the highlight of every American summer. Although there are plenty of fun ways to celebrate the July 4th holiday with your family, we’d bet “fireworks” is at the top of your list. But where’s the best place to watch good fireworks this year? 

St Peters Independence Day Fireworks

Ask and ye shall receive. We present you the 2019 guide to Fourth of July fireworks around St. Peters. Whether you’re in Saint Louis or down in Chesterfield, we promise there’s a nearby July 4th fireworks show to check out. 

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Toyota Highlander for Dad

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: The Best New Toyota for Every Type of Dad

Pump the brakes – you’re getting what for Dad on Father’s Day? No, that just won’t do. He raised you, changed your diapers, taught you to tie your shoes. He deserves more than that, doesn’t he? This Father’s Day, gift him something special, something from which legends are born. Surprise him with a shiny, glistening, new Toyota!

But which Toyota model is right for him? Let’s talk about that.

Toyota Highlander for Dad

Toyota Highlander: For dads who never say no to a family road trip

Five standard USB ports. Beautiful panoramic moonroof. Rear-Seat Entertainment. An impressive 5000-pound towing capacity. Seating for every tushie in the family. What dad wouldn’t want that in their SUV? Turn your Father’s Day gift into a Family’s Day gift by buying Dad a new Highlander this year. (Thank us later.)

Browse our available 2019 Toyota Highlander SUVs for sale.

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