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Athletes Supported by Toyota Bring "Start Your Impossible" Movement to PyeongChang

February 8, 2018

Over fifty athletes from twenty countries competing in the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games are supported by Toyota. Over fifty athletes from twenty countries competing in the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games are supported by Toyota. The eighty-year-old company has been a Worldwide Olympic Partner since 2015, when Toyota and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) reached an agreement through 2024 to provide sustainable, safer, more efficient mobility solutions for the Games.

The Plaza Auto Mall Family can’t wait to cheer on all the Team Toyota athletes as they go for the Gold. Word around the showroom floor is that Chloe Kim is going to be the “sweetheart of PyeongChang.” Everyone here at Plaza is grateful to work with and represent Toyota, a brand that teaches us that “there’s something impossible out there for you.”

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The 2019 Hyundai Veloster is One Marvel-ous Machine

January 17, 2018

Hyundai has renewed its deal with Marvel Studios and the all-new Veloster will be playing a significant role in the upcoming film, Ant Man and the Wasp, coming to theatres July 6, 2018. The heroic scene that showcases the Veloster will prove that it's the ultimate escape vehicle… regardless of its size.

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Larger, Tougher, More Powerful: What to Expect From the 2019 Acura RDX

January 16, 2018 

The 2018 North American International Auto Show gave us a lot to look forward to. However, we can’t help but take particular notice at Acura’s reveal of the 2019 RDX Prototype. Attendees were able to get a firsthand look at the bold new design, advanced technology and luxury features of the five-passenger SUV that is launching later this year.

It might be called a “prototype,” but Acura proclaims the show car is “highly representative of what the production model will look like when it arrives later this year.” Basically, what was seen in Detroit is what we’ll be getting in our Brooklyn dealership, and we can’t wait!

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Toyota Donates $60,000 to Help Ensure Dr. King’s Dream for America

January 16, 2018

To honor the life and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced its continued support of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) on January 11, 2018, when they donated $60, 000 to five HBCUs and the Tom Joyner Foundation. 

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Honda Reveals 3E Robotics Concepts At CES 2018

January 15, 2018

Honda reveals 3E Robotics Concepts at annual Consumer Electronics Show 2018. Appropriately named '3E', which stands for "Empower," "Experience," and "Empathy." It demonstrates how technology can not only make people's lives better, but can be engineered to understand our needs.

The automaker "views robotics not as something to conflict with people, but as an oppurtunity to expand their potential," said Yoshiyuki Matsumoto, president and CEO of Honda R&D Co., Ltd. "We have entered an era when robotics will become increasingly visible and essential in our everyday lives and have the ability to unlock human potential."

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Plaza Kia Unveils the 2018 Stinger with Light Up the Night Event

January 10, 2018

Experience the game-changing Stinger firsthand at Plaza Kia's Light Up the Night event. This upscale occasion will include champagne, hors d’oeuvres and guests will even have a chance to win raffle prizes like a 55” HDTV.

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2018 Kia Rio 

2018 Kia Rio Named One Of The Best Vehicles For Hispanic Families 

December 11, 2017

The all-new 2018 Kia Rio was honored by being named among the “10 Best Vehicles for Hispanic Families” by the Hispanic Motor Press Foundation. With its “fun-to-drive character,” innovative technology and fuel efficiency, the Rio won over judges to take first place in the subcompact car category. 


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Toyota Mother of Invention Maxeme Tuchman, Tina Brown and Toyota’s Lisa Materazzo at the Women in the World Dallas Salon.

Toyota Recognizes 20th Mother Of Invention At Women In The World Dallas Salon

December 6, 2017

Toyota doesn't just make great cars, the automaker is also committed to improving society and the lives of others, championing solutions to issues around food, water, shelter, healthcare, electricity, sanitation, and education. As a sponsor of the Women in the World Summit since its inception in 2012, Toyota has cultivated the Toyota Mothers of Invention program by not only awarding MOI's with the Driving Solutions Grant, but also facilitating networking opportunities, building relevant connections, and providing access to intellectual capital to help their organizations and causes go places.

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Honda Brings Holiday Magic To Sick Children

December 5, 2017

As we begin making our lists and checking them twice, we are reminded that the holiday season is filled with traditions. However, being in the hospital should not be one of them. The patients at the Children's Hospital of Orange County got a special augmented reality card from Honda and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation that included loving messages from people all around the world.

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2018 Acura TLX

Trio Of Acura Models Receive 2018 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Awards

December 5, 2017

The 2018 Acura RDX, MDX and TLX have received 2018 Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy Awards in their respective segments. The three Acura models were selected by the Consumer Guide Automotive editorial team based on a number of criteria including performance, features, accommodations, fuel efficiency, resale value and price.

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One of the two brand new Ioniq Hybrids donated to Blue Ridge Parkway for fuel-efficient park staff service.

Hyundai Donates Fuel-Efficient Ioniqs To The National Park Service

December 5, 2017

In order to support America's national parks, and because of their continued “commitment to global sustainability,” Hyundai donated six all-new 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrids to the National Park Service for staff to use in three national parks. 

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Plaza Auto Mall Donates Classroom Supplies to Local Elementary School

November 21, 2017

Plaza Auto Mall is a new and used car dealership that serves New Yorkers proudly by giving back to the Brooklyn community and surrounding areas. This year they wanted to offer more than amazing deals on new Toyota, Honda, Acura, and Kia cars, trucks, and SUVs. They reached out to Glenwood Academy of Science and Technology and donated school supplies to underprivileged students. With access to necessary resources like a book back filled with school supplies, students can aim for academic success.

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