Geography books say grizzly bear, but we all know the real state animal of Montana is the used Toyota. The automaker’s reputation for reliability means a lively market for pre-owned vehicles, and no one in Missoula has a wider selection than Lithia. Its showroom, finance and service departments operate as a finely tuned machine, enabling the kind of volume that keeps prices low and sales pitches soft. Lithia Toyota: 4001 Brooks St • 552-4959 •

Finalists, Best Used-Car Dealer

2. Eide Motors • 3010 S Reserve St • 721-2323 •

3. Jim’s Used Cars • 1801 W Broadway St • 543-8269 •