Reserve Your New Toyota

Today's New Vehicle Market - New Territory

In todays market, buying a new vehicle is a completely different process than it was just a few years ago. With many different moving parts, it can become confusing quickly. Here at Toyota of Muscatine, we want to be sure we are all on the same page. We have created this tool for that exact purpose. Here you can find all the need-to-know information on the vehicle reserving process from start to finish.
 
 
Terminology

Allocated- a vehicle that is scheduled to be built and delivered to Toyota of Muscatine
Freight- the vehicle has been built and is being shipped to Toyota of Muscatine in 3 various ways:
    - Cargo ship coming Overseas
    - Railway car in the US/Canada
    - Transport truck in the US
Ground- has arrived at Toyota of Muscatine
Where is My Toyota Being Built?

When you go to purchase a new vehicle, do you think about where that vehicle is before it arrives at our dealership? Toyota has many factories that stretch across countries like Japan, Austria, Canada, and the US. Below, we are going to break down where each Toyota model is built and shipped from. This will help to understand why some vehicles take longer in the shipping process than others. From what was listed in the above terminology there are various ways the vehicle can be transported to us, making the time frame fluctuate. Let's see where your Toyota model is being built!
Princeton, Indiana
Highlander, Highlander Hybrid, Sienna
Georgetown, Kentucky
Camry, Camry Hybrid, RAV4 Hybrid
Tahara, Alchi, Japan
Prius, 4Runner, GR86, Venza
Blue Springs, Mississippi
Corolla, Corolla Hybrid
San Antonio, Texas
Sequoia, Tacoma, Tundra
Graz, Austria
Supra
Huntsville, Alabama
Corolla Cross
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
RAV4
Arifiye, Sakarya, Turkey
C-HR

Steps to Taking Home Your New Toyota

Now that you know the terms we use and where your Toyota will be built, it's time to get into the nitty gritty. Lets talk about the steps from the starting point of reserving your Toyota, to driving it off the lot. Here at Toyota of Muscatine, we do not require any up-front costs for reserving your new vehicle. Let's take a deeper dive on how this process works!
  1. Make an appointment with our sales team to discuss new Toyotas
  2. Clarify the details of your desired vehicle (features, color, etc)
  3. Get your name added to a waiting list for the Toyota model you want
  4. When your name is up on the list, we will call you. This means we have a vehicle allocated that may fit your needs/wants
  5. If you chose to say yes to this vehicle, you will come in to meet with your sales consultant. At this time your trade-in will be appraised (if applicable), discuss finance details, and put down a $250.00 deposit to hold that vehicle
6. Now is the waiting period. Your sales consultant will reach out to periodically update you on the status of your new vehicle
7. When the vehicle status has switched to freight, we will have the true VIN number. At this time we can submit a credit application (if applicable)
8. When the vehicle arrives at our dealership, your sales consultant will set up an appointment with you to complete the purchasing process
9. Come in for your appointment to sign paperwork and go over your new vehicle with your sales consultant
10. Drive off the lot and enjoy your brand new Toyota!
  1. Toyota of Muscatine

    3000 N Highway 38
    Muscatine, IA 52761

    • Sales: 5632638028
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  • Contact our Sales Department at: 5632638028
  • Local: 563-263-8028
  • Monday8:30AM-8:00PM
  • Tuesday8:30AM-6:00PM
  • Wednesday8:30AM-6:00PM
  • Thursday8:30AM-8:00PM
  • Friday8:30AM-6:00PM
  • Saturday8:30AM-3:00PM
  • SundayClosed