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Community Notice on Covid-19

March 26, 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus across the globe has presented all of us with a difficult set of challenges. Our greatest priority at Bill Robertson Toyota is the safety of our team and valued guests. We want to re-assure you that our team is following vigilant hygiene and social distancing practices to ensure our dealership is a safe environment and remains open to service you. We’ve implemented new procedures including disinfecting all dealership and service...

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Bill Robertson Toyota Recognised For Excellence

March 16, 2020

The Management team from local Toyota Dealer, Bill Robertson Toyota, attended the annual Toyota Queensland Dealer of the Year Awards last weekend and were thrilled to bring back a swag of awards. Most impressive was their two Gold Excellence Awards which names them as the number one regional dealer in Australia for both Used Vehicle Excellence and Brand & Guest Experience Excellence.   Bill Robertson Toyota has been operating in Gladstone since 1972 and also took...

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TOYOTA BOOSTS HYBRID SALES PERFORMANCE

March 9, 2020

**Record sales of Toyota hybrids in Australia** **Rapid expansion forecast in popularity of hybrid vehicles** **Unprecedented demand for hybrid vehicles**Local sales of Toyota’s hybrid vehicles have soared to all-time records on the back of surging demand for their combination of performance and fuel-efficiency.  Australian customers have bought a record 7,597 Toyota hybrids so far this year, a gain of 166 per cent over the same period last year, with hybrids accounting for more than half...

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TOYOTA PRADO SPECIAL EDITION HORIZON DRESSED TO IMPRESS

March 6, 2020

**Prado Kakadu Horizon styling enhancements provide an elegant aesthetic** **Special edition Prado based on top-of-the-range 2.8-litre turbo diesel Kakadu** **Prado Kakadu Horizon priced from $89,590** Toyota has dressed up its top-of-the-range Prado SUV with the launch of a Prado Kakadu Horizon special edition featuring a number of exterior styling enhancements to give it a more elegant look. Among the new features for the Horizon special edition are a front bumper spoiler and spats for the...

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TOYOTA AUSTRALIA RECALLS VEHICLES DUE TO FUEL PUMPS

March 5, 2020

Toyota Australia has just announced that it will initiate a safety recall involving FJ Cruiser, Camry, Corolla, Kluger, Hilux, Landcruiser and Prado vehicles produced between September 2013 – June 2015 and September 2017 – July 2019. The total number of vehicles involved is 45,683. The involved vehicles are equipped with a fuel pump which may stop operating. If this were to occur, warning lights and messages may display on the instrument panel, and the engine...

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TOYOTA AUSTRALIA OBTAINS EXTRA SUPPLY OF GR SUPRA

February 24, 2020

**Increased availability for current model in dealerships** **Power increase to 285kW later this year** **Newly tuned suspension to bring more track focused handling** Toyota Australia has secured additional GR Supra stock with a limited number of cars available now directly from dealerships.  This follows a highly successful series of online reservations that was designed to ensure a fair allocation of restricted initial stock, with total sales reaching 345 cars to the end of January this...

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TOYOTA LAUNCHES SPECIAL EDITION LANDCRUISER HORIZON

February 11, 2020

**LC200 Sahara Horizon limited to just 400 units** **Special features include exterior and interior styling enhancements** **Range-topping Horizon based on 4.5-litre V8 turbo diesel LC200 Sahara** As Toyota continues to celebrate the 60th anniversary year of its formal establishment in Australia, it has launched the limited edition LandCruiser 200 Sahara Horizon. It features bespoke styling treatments including a unique grille with a dark finish, black headlight and smoked chrome front foglight surrounds, semi-aniline leather-accented seats...

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Bill Robertson Toyota Gladstone Suns get their man to lead revival

January 31, 2020

*Re-post from – NICK KOSSATCH, nick.kossatch@gladstoneobserver.com.au – 31st Jan 2020 11:56 AM | Updated: 11:56 AM   The Suns’ new head coach’s messaging will be clear and concise as the club strives to get out of the doldrums it has suffered in the past two years. Sutherland hails from Bacchus Marsh in Victoria and holds an impressive football CV that has seen him play in the NTFL for Palmerston as well as in the QAFL.   “I was...

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ALL-NEW TOYOTA YARIS TO OFFER OUTSTANDING FUEL EFFICIENCY

January 30, 2020

** All-new Yaris hybrid will offer fuel consumption of just 3.3l/100km ** ** Yaris hybrid on sale in May with leading fuel economy and safety technology ** ** Prius c to be discontinued and replaced in segment by the new Yaris hybrid ** The all-new Yaris hybrid will be Toyota Australia’s most fuel-efficient car when it goes on sale in May. With a new 1.5-litre hybrid powertrain available in Yaris for the first time, the...

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TOYOTA LEADS MARKET WITH RECORD HYBRID SALES

January 7, 2020

**HiLux: Australia’s best-selling vehicle for the 4th year in a row** **Toyota: market leader for the past 17 years straight** **Record hybrid sales in 2019, set to climb in 2020** Toyota predicts it will sell more than 200,000 vehicles in 2020, with sales of the company’s hybrid cars and SUVs expected to approach a record 20 per cent of all deliveries. The forecasts follow today’s announcement that Toyota is the best-selling car brand for 2019,...

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