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VehiclesTEST has conducted full independent video road tests on all current-generations of Toyota and Scion vehicles. Watch our video tests before you buy your new model and you’ll get the most out of your vehicle. We measure actual fuel economy using the latest testing technology. With this information you’ll be able to make a confident purchasing decision. Click on any model below for a detailed model page, which includes an article, photos, test results and links to watch the specific model video.



06 December 2016 by Doug Thompson

Toyota Land Cruiser is the Luxurious Descendant of A Proud 50-Year Off-Road Heritage

A constant in Toyota's U.S. model lineup for more than 50 years, the Land Cruiser has evolved from a simple off-road utility vehicle into a premium-luxury, full-capability SUV with seating for up to eight and advanced chassis systems. A rare combination of power, room, towing capacity and Toyota reliability explain why the Land Cruiser has ... | more


10 November 2016 by Doug Thompson

Toyota Develops New Series of Gas Engines That Will Boost Fuel Efficiency At Least 10 percent

Toyota will soon introduce vehicles globally with a series of newly-developed, highly efficient gasoline engines that achieve outstanding thermal efficiency and fuel efficiency improvements of at least 10%.The new engines leverage combustion and loss-reduction technologies Toyota has refined in its dedicated hybrid engines. Two engines will form the base of the new series. The first ... | more


08 October 2015 by Chris Kelly

Google: Video Test Drives Rank #1!

At the recent Digital Dealer 19 convention in Las Vegas, Google gave a presentation to a packed house on what works well with online video. The #1 term car buyers enter is "Vehicle Test Drives," well ahead of vehicle walkarounds. This is why we encorage all Toyota and Honda dealers to quickly add our video ... | more


13 May 2014 by Chris Kelly

2014 Highlander Beats EPA by 23.2%

During our road test of the all new 3rd-generation Highlander, we recorded an actual highway fuel economy of 30.8 MPG, which was 23.2% better than the EPA estimate! The new Highlander is also bigger than the earlier version, with 3-row seating for 8 passengers, meaning you can take the whole team--and their gear--to the game ... | more


Toyota RAV4

The 4th-generation RAV4 has quite an out-going attitude. We took one up to the slopes and really appreciated the fact that they've removed the ... | more

Toyota Highlander Hybrid

When it comes to luxury the Highlander Hybrid is loaded, and fuel mileage is improved using a gas-electric powertrain. Built on a uni-body architecture, ... | more

Toyota FJ Cruiser

Join us as we bash around the sandpits in this exciting 4WD video test. We learned that the FJ is an absolute monster in ... | more