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  • 10 fun facts you might not know about Toyota!

    10 fun facts you might not know about Toyota! (8/06/2022)

    You may love your Toyota, but how much do you really know about the company that makes them? We’ve pulled together 10 of the most interesting T...

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  • Our Top 5 RAV4 Accessories - as chosen by YOU!

    Our Top 5 RAV4 Accessories - as chosen by YOU! (7/06/2022)

    There’s something about the current generation Toyota RAV4 that Sunny Coast families just love, and it’s no surprise, with great fuel eco...

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  • Everything You Need to Know About Toyota Personalised Repayments

    Everything You Need to Know About Toyota Personalised Repayments (1/06/2022)

    From dropping the kids off at school on weekdays to driving the family to the footy on game days, your comfort on the road is paramount. If you'v...

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  • 4 Benefits of Using Toyota Financial Services

    4 Benefits of Using Toyota Financial Services (19/05/2022)

    One of the many decisions that come with purchasing a new car is how you're going to finance it. Buying your next car is always a major financial...

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  • 11 reasons why financing through a dealership is a smart choice!

    11 reasons why financing through a dealership is a smart choice! (29/04/2022)

    Buying a car is an exciting time and there's a lot to consider. One of the many decisions you’ll need to make when it comes to purchasing a...

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  • Toyota Access: The BEST WAY to finance your Toyota

    Toyota Access: The BEST WAY to finance your Toyota (28/04/2022)

    If you’re in the market for a Toyota you’ve probably come across Toyota Access in your research. But what exactly is it? If you’ve ...

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  • Your Top POST-APPROVAL Car Finance FAQs - Answered!

    Your Top POST-APPROVAL Car Finance FAQs - Answered! (27/04/2022)

    Are you a current guest of Toyota Finance? We sat down with our Accredited Business Managers to ask them what the Top FAQs are when it comes to your ...

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  • Your Top PRE-APPLICATION Car Finance FAQs - Answered!

    Your Top PRE-APPLICATION Car Finance FAQs - Answered! (20/04/2022)

    So you’re thinking of financing a new car? Well, we’re here to help, at Sunshine Toyota we understand that when it comes to car finance i...

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  • A Trip Down LandCruiser Memory Lane - Part 2

    A Trip Down LandCruiser Memory Lane - Part 2 (14/04/2022)

    Dive into Part Two of our Trip down LandCruiser memory lane looking from the 70 Series Landcruiser all the way through to our current beast, the 300 ...

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  • A Trip Down LandCruiser Memory Lane - Part 1

    A Trip Down LandCruiser Memory Lane - Part 1 (30/03/2022)

    I think it’s fair to say the LandCruiser is Toyota’s holy grail. It’s the vehicle that first comes to mind whenever we talk about T...

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  • Top 5 HiLux Accessories for Sunshine Coast drivers!

    Top 5 HiLux Accessories for Sunshine Coast drivers! (23/03/2022)

    So, you have purchased your new Hilux, you love it, but you want that little bit extra, you want to personalise it to make it your perfect match! Acc...

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  • Top 3 4WD Tracks to Take your 70 Series Landcruiser

    Top 3 4WD Tracks to Take your 70 Series Landcruiser (10/03/2022)

    With every grade and model type in the Landcruiser 70 Series range having 4WD ability, of course, the temptation to try every track on the coast is h...

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  • 6 Important Questions You Should Ask A Body & Paint Repair Specialist

    6 Important Questions You Should Ask A Body & Paint Repair Specialist (8/03/2022)

    For many of us, our cars are our pride and joy. A collision causing damage to your much-loved wheels is never a fun time. Whether the damage is ...

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  • The Must-Have 4WD Accessories To Stay Connected, Wherever You Go

    The Must-Have 4WD Accessories To Stay Connected, Wherever You Go (17/02/2022)

    Whether you’re taking on the rough terrain of the Aussie outback, seeking serenity in the mountains or tackling a fast-paced urban adventure, y...

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  • Servicing 101: When do I know it's time to service my car?

    Servicing 101: When do I know it's time to service my car? (11/02/2022)

    Servicing your car is like maintaining your dental visits, if you don’t pay for the clean now, you will be paying for dentures later. Much like...

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  • Why Toyota Connected Services Is The 24/7 Support You Need In Your Travels

    Why Toyota Connected Services Is The 24/7 Support You Need In Your Travels (4/02/2022)

    Driving your Toyota should be an enjoyable, simple and safe experience. We spend enough time in our vehicles throughout our lifetime to know that som...

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  • Why You Should Buy A Pre-Owned Vehicle From A Dealership

    Why You Should Buy A Pre-Owned Vehicle From A Dealership (14/01/2022)

    So you’re looking to buy a used car? With longer wait times on new vehicles than ever before due to the impact of the pandemic, you’re ce...

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  • We're a Community for the Community!

    We're a Community for the Community! (14/01/2022)

    Who are we? We are friends and family, beachgoers, ‘Rice Boi’ enthusiasts, avid ‘Good-Bean’ coffee consumers, and Friday...

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  • Sunshine Toyota's Top 5 Selling Toyota Models of 2021!

    Sunshine Toyota's Top 5 Selling Toyota Models of 2021! (11/01/2022)

    Just like that, it’s 2022! If you’re wondering where that last year went, you’re not the only one. It seems that a new Toyota was a...

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  • 7 New Years Resolutions For Your Car in 2022!

    7 New Years Resolutions For Your Car in 2022! (31/12/2021)

    It’s the beginning of a new year and a new chance for a fresh start. And while you’ve likely spent time planning your new years eve celeb...

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  • In The Spotlight: The Prado

    In The Spotlight: The Prado (18/12/2021)

    There’s a lot of reasons to love the LandCruiser Prado, and with the recent upgrades, what better time is there than now to consider the Prado ...

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  • The Corolla Cross is coming! Here’s everything we know so far…

    The Corolla Cross is coming! Here’s everything we know so far… (11/12/2021)

    We’ve known for a while now that the Corolla Cross was coming, but we wanted to share with you the first sneak peek photos & specs from its...

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  • Simple Vehicle Maintenance Checks For Safe Travel This Holiday Season

    Simple Vehicle Maintenance Checks For Safe Travel This Holiday Season (10/12/2021)

    If there’s one thing we know about the silly season, it’s that there’s always lots of extra travel involved. Whether that be visiti...

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  • New Car Wait Times… Why do I have to wait? & What can I get right now?

    New Car Wait Times… Why do I have to wait? & What can I get right now? (6/12/2021)

    So, you want to buy a car? We want you to buy one as well… but when you start your research you realise something big, there are delays, BIG d...

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  • Our RAV4 Family is GROWING!

    Our RAV4 Family is GROWING! (2/12/2021)

    Have you heard yet? We’re excited to announce that our RAV4 range is growing! There’s already a tonne of reasons to love Australia’...

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  • Give the Gift of Toyota Genuine Parts & Accessories This Christmas!

    Give the Gift of Toyota Genuine Parts & Accessories This Christmas! (15/11/2021)

      We don’t mean to alarm you or anything, but Christmas is right around the corner. It’s time to start thinking of the perfect ...

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  • In The Spotlight: A New Generation Of Yaris

    In The Spotlight: A New Generation Of Yaris (22/10/2021)

      Bold, stylish, smart, versatile & safety-forward. The world has evolved and so have we, and we need a car to match. The new generat...

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  • The New LandCruisers On The Block: The Sahara ZX & The GR Sport

    The New LandCruisers On The Block: The Sahara ZX & The GR Sport (12/10/2021)

    Last week Toyota launched the All-New LandCruiser 300 Series, and we couldn’t be more excited for this new era of the King we all know and love...

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  • 10 Fun Facts About Toyota LandCruiser

    10 Fun Facts About Toyota LandCruiser (6/10/2021)

    To celebrate the upcoming launch of the LandCruiser 300 series, we thought we would share some fun facts with you about the King of the Road  ...

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  • Our favourite local coffee spots

    Our favourite local coffee spots (3/10/2021)

    Happy International Coffee Day! We're pretty blessed to be surrounded by some amazing coffee and to celebrate, we're letting you know about o...

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  • Why You Need To Change Your Pollen Filter This Spring!

    Why You Need To Change Your Pollen Filter This Spring! (20/09/2021)

    Are you prone to hay fever? Is your car's aircon starting to smell a bit stale? Want a breath of fresh air whilst driving? A pollen filter is wha...

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  • TECH TIPS: How to change a tyre...

    TECH TIPS: How to change a tyre... (14/09/2021)

    Don't let a flat tyre ruin your day trip! Amandeep, one of our Toyota Qualified Service Technicians walks you through step-by-step on how...

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  • 7 fun facts you never knew about the C-HR...

    7 fun facts you never knew about the C-HR... (8/09/2021)

    We think it’s safe to say that the Toyota C-HR is one of the hottest compact SUVs on the market and absolutely perfect for that Sunny Coast lif...

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  • Money Saving Tips For Car Owners

    Money Saving Tips For Car Owners (17/08/2021)

    Owning a car is a great feeling, but I think we can all agree that it isn’t exactly cheap to run a vehicle day in and day out. Covid-19 has pla...

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  • Will we all fit? The All-New Toyota Kluger

    Will we all fit? The All-New Toyota Kluger (9/08/2021)

    A question you will never have to ask when you own a Toyota Kluger. The All-New Kluger is now bigger, more powerful, more fuel efficienct a...

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  • UPDATED: Everything we know about the Landcruiser 300 (so far...)

    UPDATED: Everything we know about the Landcruiser 300 (so far...) (5/08/2021)

    Yesterday Toyota launched additional information about the much anticipated Landcruiser 300 series, and we wanted you to be the first to know! ...

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  • National Tree Day

    National Tree Day (1/08/2021)

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

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  • 5 Interesting Facts About Toyota Hybrids That You May, Or May Not Know!

    5 Interesting Facts About Toyota Hybrids That You May, Or May Not Know! (27/07/2021)

    The world is going Hybrid, and fast. I mean, why wouldn’t you want your vehicle to offer the best of both worlds? Combining petrol engines with...

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  • Our Top Tips on Maximising Your Trade-In

    Our Top Tips on Maximising Your Trade-In (19/07/2021)

    When purchasing a new vehicle, you’ve got two options when it comes to getting rid of your old one. You can sell it privately, or you can trade...

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  • 10 Fun Facts (and features) About The Toyota HiLux!

    10 Fun Facts (and features) About The Toyota HiLux! (16/07/2021)

    With over 40 years of hard-working heritage, HiLux has a legendary reputation for the uncompromising partnership for those ready to get the job done ...

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  • 10 Fun Facts about the Toyota Corolla!

    10 Fun Facts about the Toyota Corolla! (16/07/2021)

    The Corolla is Toyota’s best-selling model globally, with a trusted nameplate, affordable pricing, excellent fuel efficiency & each generat...

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  • Everything We Know About The LandCruiser 300 Series (so far)...

    Everything We Know About The LandCruiser 300 Series (so far)... (2/07/2021)

    Get excited 4WD enthusiasts! There’s a new King coming to town! If you haven’t already heard, the all-new Toyota LandCruiser 30...

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  • An Introduction To Sunshine Toyota's Partners

    An Introduction To Sunshine Toyota's Partners (25/06/2021)

    Supporting our community is a core value of ours here at Sunshine Toyota, which is why we partner with businesses and people within our community who...

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  • The Ultimate Day Trip: Our Favourite Destinations On The Sunshine Coast

    The Ultimate Day Trip: Our Favourite Destinations On The Sunshine Coast (18/06/2021)

    Our team at Sunshine Toyota are extremely grateful to live here on the Sunshine Coast. From our glorious beaches to the serenity of the surrounding c...

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  • Are you looking to upsize your vehicle in 2021?

    Are you looking to upsize your vehicle in 2021? (1/06/2021)

    There are many reasons why you may be looking to upsize to a larger vehicle. Perhaps you’ve moved from a city dense area to the Sunshine Coast ...

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  • Is downsizing your vehicle on the horizon in 2021?

    Is downsizing your vehicle on the horizon in 2021? (28/05/2021)

    Is downsizing your vehicle on the horizon in 2021? There are many reasons that you might be considering downsizing to a smaller vehicle. Maybe y...

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  • Is camping on your calendar for Summer 2021?

    Is camping on your calendar for Summer 2021? (28/05/2021)

    How is your 2021 Summer looking? If you’re envisioning lots of beach trips to Double Island Point, drives inland to Boolumba Creek and Somerset...

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  • Is your family expanding in 2021?

    Is your family expanding in 2021? (27/05/2021)

    Adding another child into your family dynamic is very exciting! But with new car delivery times pushing out by months, if you’re pregnant (or h...

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  • 8 of the best Toyota ads of all time

    8 of the best Toyota ads of all time (25/05/2021)

    Who doesn’t love a good car ad? We sure do! In this blog, we pick 8 of the best Toyota ads of all time. 8)   The lengths we&rsquo...

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  • 12 Interesting Road Safety Facts

    12 Interesting Road Safety Facts (21/05/2021)

    Australians spend a lot of time travelling on the roads. In 2018, the average vehicle within Australia travelled an incredible 13,301 km per year. Ho...

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  • Chill Out With Our Top Motoring Tips For Winter

    Chill Out With Our Top Motoring Tips For Winter (19/05/2021)

    Winter is coming…. Ok, I know this is a bit dramatic when we live on the Sunshine Coast. Our winter days are nothing to complain about....

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  • Why buying a car is like building a house in 2021!

    Why buying a car is like building a house in 2021! (21/04/2021)

    In 2021, buying a car is like building a house! It takes time… If you’re in the market for a new car, you’re probably aware o...

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  • Which Toyota Hybrid best suits your personality?

    Which Toyota Hybrid best suits your personality? (16/03/2021)

    Need help deciding on your next hybrid vehicle - or just curious? Take our hybrid personality quiz to see what hybrid vehicle suits you!  A...

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  • Everything You Need to Know about the All-New Kluger!

    Everything You Need to Know about the All-New Kluger! (13/03/2021)

    If you haven’t already heard the all-new Toyota Kluger is on its way! This new-generation Kluger offers a range of upgrades in comfort and tech...

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  • The Toyota Models We're Loving This Valentine's Day

    The Toyota Models We're Loving This Valentine's Day (14/02/2021)

    Love is in the air here at Sunshine Toyota this Valentine’s Day, but it’s for the models we work with (and no, they aren’t alive). ...

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  • How to Find the Right Car for You

    How to Find the Right Car for You (21/01/2021)

    When you’re purchasing a new vehicle it’s important that you’re buying a car that’s going to suit all your needs. The feature...

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  • Our TOP 10 Tips for Buying a Pre-Owned Car!

    Our TOP 10 Tips for Buying a Pre-Owned Car! (20/01/2021)

    We all know that buying any car can be overwhelming, there's so much information out there and sifting through it to find the perfect match for y...

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  • The Best Times of the Year to Buy a Car

    The Best Times of the Year to Buy a Car (7/01/2021)

    Let’s be honest, the best time to purchase a new car is any day of the year depending on when you want to buy! But if you’re trying to ma...

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Just some of Sunshine Toyota on the Sunshine Coast's advantages:

  • Toyota Access
  • Toyota Genuine Parts
  • Toyota Certified Advantage
  • Toyota Insurance Advantage
  • Toyota Fleet Specialist