While car sales slump, Toyota SUV sales rise

September 6th, 2018 by

Fashion, music, and even cars go in and out of style as time goes on. One day hatchbacks are popular and the next day its convertibles. A recent trend we’ve been seeing here at Toyota of North Charlotte is a recent rise in Toyota SUV sales while sales for passenger cars have fallen. According to an article published by USA Today, fewer than three out of ten vehicles sold in recent months are passenger cars (sedans) and not one of them qualified for their list of hot buy cars. If you’re looking to get into a vehicle with more space, more power, and more style, then check out this article about Toyota SUVs from Toyota of N Charlotte before you come take a test drive!

N Charlotte Toyota SUV

Why you should drive a Toyota SUV

When it comes to driving an SUV, the perks are very clear. The additional passenger and cargo space make everything from grocery runs to road-trips convenient and comfortable, sitting up high during your drive gives N Charlotte Toyota drivers confidence on the road, and almost all Toyota SUVs have been engineered with fuel efficiency and versatility in mind. Here are a few SUVs you’ll see around Toyota of N Charlotte:

Toyota RAV4: The compact Toyota SUV, the Toyota RAV4 is a must for those who like the fuel efficiency and drive-ability of a sedan but are craving a little extra space. Available in both traditional (which gets an EPA estimated 23 city/30 highway mpg) and hybrid (which gets an EPA estimated 34 city/30 highway mpg), this N Charlotte Toyota SUV sports 38.4 cubic feet of cargo room and seats up to five people.

Toyota 4Runner: Off-roading capability, powerful engineering, and stylish looks, what more could you ask for? The N Charlotte Toyota 4Runner can seat up to eight people and tow up to 5,000 pounds.

Toyota Highlander: Perhaps one of the most popular N Charlotte Toyota SUVs and reported as USA Today’s top SUV seller, the Toyota Highlander is all style and spacious. With seating for up to eight and 13.8 cubic feet of cargo room, this SUV can carry anyone and anything you need it to. It also comes in an available hybrid version to maximize fuel efficiency all while retaining space and size.

Toyota C-HR: A truly unique take on the Toyota SUV, the Toyota C-HR is as sleek and stylish as they come. While it’s a more compact vehicle, it still manages to seat up to five people and has 18 cubic feet of cargo space. This N Charlotte Toyota vehicle also packs some serious Toyota technology like Entune 3.0 infotainment and safety features like Toyota Safety Sense P.

N Charlotte Toyota 4Runner.

Ready to get behind the wheel?

Trends may not last forever, but the benefits of driving a Toyota SUV can’t be ignored. If you’re looking for a vehicle with space and great features, then come check out our SUV inventory at Toyota of N Charlotte! We’re located at 13429 Statesville Road, exit 23 off I-77 in Huntersville and open seven days a week!

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