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  • Summer holidays will never be the same again in a Landcruiser Prado (3/10/2018)

    The Prado has been on the Australian market for over 20 years and has become an icon in the large SUV segment, earning its reputation as one of Austr...

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  • The All-New Corolla is smarter and safer than ever before (6/09/2018)

    The All-New Corolla is smarter and safer than ever before. When buying a new car, safety is definitely one of the most important factors for&nbs...

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  • Five common signs that your suspension is wearing (6/09/2018)

    You check your oil filters, brakes and tyres regularly, but how often do you think about your suspension? Most of take our suspension system (shocks)...

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  • Have you kept up with new Queensland road rules? (14/08/2018)

    When you have been driving a car for a long time, you probably think you know all of the common road rules. However, some road rules may have changed...

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  • Why the Yaris is the ultimate downsizer on the Sunshine Coast (9/08/2018)

    If you are reading this it must mean that the time has come to give up that big bulky car sitting in the driveway and downsize to a smaller more prac...

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  • A guide to buying your teenagers first car on the Sunshine Coast (8/08/2018)

    When you first got your license, your parents probably handed you they keys $500 piece of scrap metal and said, “If you break it, you won&rsquo...

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  • Lots of smiling faces at School Tree Day 2018 (8/08/2018)

    Each year, around 3,000 preschools, kindergardens, primary and high schools across Australia take part in Schools Tree Day. Students nationwide have ...

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  • Why the Toyota Rav4 is one of the safest compact SUV’s on the market (7/08/2018)

    When you have a family, you want nothing more but to keep them safe when you’re behind the wheel. We all know how busy Sunshine Coast roads are...

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  • Why the All-New Corolla is breaking the mould in the small car market (31/07/2018)

    The Toyota Corolla has been one of the best selling cars since it’s birth in the 60s. Did you know? That there is a Corolla sold approximately ...

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  • How Toyota Fleet Management Can Save You Time and Money (31/07/2018)

    As a busy small business owner, you might be reading this and thinking that there are a million other things that you should be doing. Like sorting o...

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  • Recap of Sunshine Toyota’s July Young Driver Information Night (19/07/2018)

    Sunshine Toyota is passionate about the education of road safety for our guests, the Sunshine Coast wider community and especially for our new and fu...

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  • 4WD Tips for Off-roading on the Sunshine Coast (18/07/2018)

    Before embarking on your first off-road adventure in your new vehicle, make sure you get to really know your four-wheel-drive capabilities inside and...

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  • Your Guide to Car Lingo Used by Mechanics and Sales Consultants (18/07/2018)

    Do you ever feel like your mechanic or car salesperson is talking in another language? With a growing list of modern technologies and features, you m...

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  • The great history of the Toyota 86 (18/07/2018)

    Toyota has forever been known for their incomparably ruthless four-wheel-drive such as the LandCruiser; their unbreakable utilities such as the HiLux...

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  • 3 Benefits of Regularly Servicing Your Car At Sunshine Toyota (17/07/2018)

    When your car is due for a service but you’re a bit short on cash or have a busy schedule, it’s easy to let the car run for a few hundred...

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  • Why the Rav4 is the SUV for Small Families on the Sunshine Coast (6/07/2018)

    If you’re in the market for a new SUV for you and your little fam. We are here to tell you that you don’t have to look any further. Twent...

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  • How To Tell If Your Tyres Need Replacing at Sunshine Toyota (28/06/2018)

    For someone who knows very little about cars, knowing when to change your tyres can be a tricky one. Depending on the car, how much drive it and what...

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  • What Colour Corolla Suits the Sunshine Coast Lifestyle (28/06/2018)

    We’ve all been told that the colour of your car can say a lot about your personality. But choosing the colour of your car based on your mood or...

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  • Why the Toyota RAV4 is perfect for someone semi-retired/retired on the Sunshine Coast (5/06/2018)

    You might have just dropped back to 3 days of work or just pulled the pin altogether. Whichever it is, you’ve decided it’s time to stop w...

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  • What you might not know about Runout Deals at Sunshine Toyota (5/06/2018)

    Every time you turn on the radio you hear a dealership advertising their huge Runout deals on 2018 plated cars. To most of us, the term runout goes r...

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  • Why the cheapest mechanic may not be the best mechanic on the Sunshine Coast (29/05/2018)

    Going to a mechanic is kind of like going to the doctor. You don’t like to do it, it can cost a lot of money, you may be told of problems ...

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  • The other big F word… Finance! At Sunshine Toyota (29/05/2018)

    Buying a new car can be a big decision and long-term commitment especially if you need to purchase it on finance. It would be nice if we had the mone...

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  • Looking to sell your car on the Sunshine Coast? Sunshine Toyota will buy it! (18/05/2018)

    Sunshine Toyota makes upgrading into a new car even easier by buying your car from you! Yes, that’s right, we buy used cars too! And not only T...

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  • Why you need to check your vehicle's air filter now on the Sunshine Coast (11/05/2018)

    Trust your Sunshine Toyota mechanic when he says it’s time to change your air filter Have you ever picked your car up from a service and h...

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  • Why Sunshine Coast 4x4 Drivers Can’t Wait to Get Their Hands on the New HiLux Models (3/05/2018)

    The moment is here for serious off-road enthusiasts. Toyota has given its HiLux a dose of toughness, style, and refinement with the launch of...

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  • Why Right Now is a Good Time to Buy a Car (3/05/2018)

    Are you a private business owner? Are you looking to buy a new car for yourself or multiple cars for your business? You’ve probably heard it be...

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  • Who is the Toyota Rav4 Perfect for on the Sunshine Coast? (24/04/2018)

    It’s easy to see why the Toyota Rav4 is such a popular compact SUV on the Sunshine Coast. It is has a sleek, athletic design and great off-road...

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  • Sunshine Toyota service all vehicles on the Sunshine Coast (11/04/2018)

    Choosing where to service your vehicle doesn't have to be stressful. No doubt everyone who owns a car has unfortunately experienced a less than s...

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  • The truth about Toyota demonstrator vehicles on the Sunshine Coast (9/04/2018)

    What is a Demo?      As the name suggests, demonstrators are vehicles that for a short time were used to display the current...

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  • Sunshine Toyota's fourth annual Easter Egg Hunt (3/04/2018)

    For the fourth year in a row we held our Sunshine Toyota Easter Egg Hunt at the Alex Surf Club to bring our local families another fun morning on Eas...

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  • What you’re entitled to and what you can save when buying a company car (27/03/2018)

    Company vehicles for small businesses on the Sunshine Coast A lot of small to medium businesses on the Sunshine Coast have to use their cars eve...

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  • Buderim Foundation Happy Hour Event (26/03/2018)

    We had the pleasure of hosting the Buderim Foundation’s first Happy Hour event of the year at our Sippy Downs location on Friday 16th March. Th...

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  • Top tips for choosing the right company vehicles on the Sunshine Coast (20/03/2018)

    Top tips for choosing the right company vehicles on the Sunshine Coast When you are making the decision of what car to buy for your company or t...

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  • Small SUVs: The hottest segment in the Australian Car Market (22/02/2018)

    Beautiful and intelligent, the Toyota C-HR is hotter than ever and flying out the door at Sunshine Toyota. For months we have struggled to keep up wi...

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  • Sunshine Toyota’s Young Driver Information Night (9/02/2018)

    Sunshine Toyota’s Young Driver Information Night Sunshine Toyota is passionate about the education of road safety for our guests, the Suns...

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  • Features of the Kluger that Sunshine Coast parents can’t live without (8/02/2018)

    Features of the Kluger that Sunshine Coast parents can’t live without Family life can be a bit hectic at times, so every piece of technolo...

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  • What to expect when servicing at Sunshine Toyota (5/02/2018)

    Booking your service at Sunshine Toyota Sunshine Toyota has made servicing as simple and convenient as possible. To book, you can call us betwee...

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  • What parents should consider when choosing your teens first used car on the Sunshine Coast (1/02/2018)

    What parents should consider when choosing your teens first used car on the Sunshine Coast When you are making the exciting decision of what fir...

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  • Top 10 features to look for when buying a new family car on the Sunshine Coast (31/01/2018)

    Top 10 features to look for when buying a new family car on the Sunshine Coast The excitement of buying a new car can sometimes distract you of ...

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  • How Sunshine Toyota helped to save up to 24 lives on the Sunshine Coast (26/01/2018)

    Sunshine Toyota giving blood to save lives. Blood is obviously an essential part of our being, but it is so much more vital in a time of emergen...

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  • What career matches your Corolla on the Sunshine Coast? (12/01/2018)

    What career matches your Corolla on the Sunshine Coast? As your Corolla colour can say a lot about your personality, it can also say a lot about...

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  • The truth about down sizing to a Corolla on the Sunshine Coast (5/01/2018)

    Why Mums want to downsize their vehicles on the Sunshine Coast  So finally, all of the kids have left home or have cars of their own and ...

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  • Toyota Finance… Don’t know what it means? Neither did I! (5/01/2018)

    Finance… Don’t know what it means? Neither did I! Buying a car on finance can seem like a great idea because frankly, most first ti...

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  • 5 things first car owners will do this summer in their Yaris on the Sunshine Coast (22/12/2017)

    New Yaris owners on the Sunshine Coast School is done, summer is here and as Khalid would say it, you’re “young, dumb and broke&rdqu...

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  • Why the All New 2018 Prado brings Rugged Elegance to the Sunshine Coast (18/12/2017)

    Why the All New 2018 Prado brings Rugged Elegance to the Sunshine Coast Imagine the feeling of being unstoppable, being able to go anywhere and ...

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  • The 2017 Sunshine Toyota Melbourne Cup Charity Luncheon (27/11/2017)

    The 2017 Sunshine Toyota Melbourne Cup Charity Luncheon was again a great success. The Charity Luncheon was for our Alliance Partner Wishlist, who is...

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  • Schoolies guide to buying a used car on the Sunshine Coast. (24/11/2017)

    Schoolies guide to buying a used car on the Sunshine Coast. Now that you are back from a weekend on the Gold Coast celebrating the end of scho...

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  • HiLux, the only vehicle for Tradies on the Sunshine Coast (23/11/2017)

    HiLux, the only vehicle for Tradies on the Sunshine Coast Buying a work vehicle is just like buying your tools, you want the best quality for th...

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  • Why you can’t leave your HiLux 4X4 caged up when you live on the Sunshine Coast. (20/11/2017)

    Why you can’t leave your HiLux 4X4 caged up when you live on the Sunshine Coast. Sure, a HiLux 4X4 is a perfectly good vehicle for your ev...

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  • Sunshine Toyota saving you time with online service bookings for the Sunshine Coast. (24/10/2017)

    Sunshine Toyota's online service bookings for the Sunshine Coast It’s that eye rolling and frustrated sigh moment of being put on hold...

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  • Sunshine Coast parenting problems you won’t have with a Kluger (17/10/2017)

    Kluger, the SUV for families on the Sunshine Coast Parenting, it isn’t the easiest job out there. And when you have a few children, things...

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  • Test-drive to win a Corolla (16/10/2017)

    Who wants to claim a Corolla on the Sunshine Coast Everyone loves winning, and the world loves the Toyota Corolla, which is why it is the world&...

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  • 5 personality types of Corolla drivers on the Sunshine Coast. Which one are you? (10/10/2017)

    5 personality types of Corolla drivers on the Sunshine Coast. Often when buying clothes we tend to stick to certain colours as our go to favouri...

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  • LandCruiser owners: Are they the smartest car owners on the Sunshine Coast? (27/09/2017)

    Australians love their LandCruisers more than any other country! The LandCruiser’s incomparable reputation in Australia goes back to the 1...

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  • Master Builders Association fleet deals with Sunshine Toyota (26/09/2017)

    Master Builders Association of Queensland membership The Master Builders Association of Queensland (QMBA) is the peak industry body representing...

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  • Master Plumbers Association Fleet deals with Sunshine Toyota (25/09/2017)

    Master Plumbers Association of Queensland membership The Master Plumbers' Association of Queensland (MPAQ) is the peak industry body represe...

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  • Camry RZ- The last of a LEGEND (18/09/2017)

    The last of Camry The Camry RZ isn’t only just the sportier looking big brother of the previous Camry, it is actually set to be the LAST v...

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  • Why you NEED a HiLux on the Sunshine Coast (12/09/2017)

    THE vehicle for everyone Gone are the days when only tradies drive utes and Australia has definitely recognised this as the HiLux was voted the ...

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  • Why Aussies think HiLux is number one (5/09/2017)

    Voted best selling vehicle in 2016 The Toyota HiLux has for a long time been one of Australia’s best selling vehicles, Australia&rsqu...

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  • Back to the Future: What will a Corolla look like 50 years from now? (22/08/2017)

    What the future holds for the world's best selling car... 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Toyota Corolla arriving on Aussie soils and...

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  • The truth about Demonstrator Vehicles (10/07/2017)

    Why would you want a Demo Car over a New Car? What is a Demo Car anyway? Demonstrator vehicles are new cars that dealerships use to demonst...

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  • 3 tips you need to know to keep your kids safe in used cars on the Sunshine Coast (10/06/2017)

    3 tips you need to know to keep your kids safe in used cars on the Sunshine Coast There are a few simple steps to take and things to remember th...

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  • Why other people will be jealous of your small car on the Sunshine Coast! (7/06/2017)

    Why other people will be jealous of your small car on the Sunshine Coast! While small engines generally do perform more economically, there are ...

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  • The worst advice we ever heard about used cars on the Sunshine Coast (1/06/2017)

    The worst advice we ever heard about used cars on the Sunshine Coast Here at Sunshine Toyota we’ve talked to a lot of Sunshine Coast resid...

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  • Talara Primary's "Living Classroom" (30/05/2017)

    We love joining forces with our local schools and being part of empowering the next generation of Sunshine Coast leaders. We have built a strong rela...

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  • Sunshine Toyota's Community Easter Event (17/04/2017)

    We joined forces with our friends at the Alex Surf Club and Sea FM again this year to bring our local families the third annual Sunshine Toyota Easte...

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  • Breakfast with Steve Waugh (31/03/2017)

    Back in November, together with BDO Sunshine Coast and Telstra T Shop Biz, we held a Melbourne Cup Charity Luncheon for our Alliance Partner Wishlist...

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  • It's finally here! The all new C-HR! (17/02/2017)

    It has arrived! The car that guarantees to turn heads and make your friends green with envy. With a European design in mind, it stretches far from wh...

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  • And the winner of EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR is... (10/02/2017)

    At the end of every year our team are given the opportunity to cast their vote for the Employee of the Year award and the winner is announced at our ...

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  • Farewell Elizabeth! (23/01/2017)

    It was a bittersweet day recently as the team farewelled our beautiful Elizabeth. After almost 10 years with us at Sunshine Toyota, our Superstar Cou...

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  • HOT TIP! Alex & Phil's 5 Steps for Buying Your First Car (6/01/2017)

    Our Used Vehicle Salesman Alex and our Used Vehicle Sales Manager Phil have some hot tips for you! There are a few simple steps to take a...

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  • Toyota Certified Advantage
  • Toyota Insurance Advantage
  • Toyota Fleet Specialist