Toyota Venza Reviews

toyota venza reviews: The yin to the Honda Crosstour's yang, Toyota's Venza gets in 2013 with slightly changed outside designing, numerous brand-new basic comfort attributes, and a touch of updated alternative plans.

toyota venza reviews


Up front, the Venza's grille is a bolder, cleaner analysis of its initial chrome arrangement. The reduced inlet trades egg-crate mesh for a much more typical crosshatch pattern as well as is now ringed in chrome. The haze lights continue to be set right into the reduced fascia, but now include restyled chrome borders.

Three new shades-- Attitude Black, Cypress Pearl, as well as Planetary Gray Mica-- join the Venza's alternatives for 2013, with a set of newly developed 19-inch wheels rounding out the exterior updates. The V-6 furnished version comes with 20-inch, five-spoke alloys as standard.

Modern technology

The huge news in Venza technology for 2013 is the arrival of the Entune multimedia system. Targeted at integrating smart phones and also the vehicle's navigating, home entertainment, and also details solutions, Entune sustains a host of mobile applications, consisting of Bing,, Pandora, as well as iHeartRadio.

Made to Order

Toyota claims the purchasing process has actually been simplified and value enhanced for 2013 with the enhancement of countless basic attributes to all three trim degrees: LE, XLE, and Limited. The Venza LE consists of a blind-spot mirror and external mirror turn-signals with puddle lamps. A dual-zone automatic environment control system with second-row-seat vents, a 3.5-inch LCD multi-information display screen, a 6.1-inch touch-screen infomercial interface, an accessory sound jack, a USB port, a six-speaker stereo, and also Bluetooth connection complete the LE's attributes.

The XLE includes nav and Entune, leather-trimmed as well as warmed pole positions, push button beginning, a power liftgate, a back-up video camera, as well as an anti-theft system. The Restricted enlarges the 6.1-inch infomercial display screen to a full seven inches as well as includes an updated nav system, a panoramic glass roof, and HID headlamps.

LE and also XLE versions are available with either of the two engine alternatives: a 181-hp, 2.7 liter four-cylinder or a 268-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 with either front- or all-wheel drive. The Limited is powered solely by the V-6 engine in either front- or all-wheel-drive setups.

Calling the 2013 Venza "brand-new" would certainly be a stretch, and also Toyota agrees: It describes the adjustments as "significant updates," a declaration with which we could concur in good conscience.

Toyota Venza Generations Explained

Significant redesigns occur every five years approximately; very little changes between. Splitting them into generations offers even more significant differences in the shopping procedure.