Toyota Venza -Right for the Family
When you are looking at crossovers, there are two considerations to make. First, how many people are you really taking with you? Second, how much cargo space do you need? If you have a family of 4-5 – including children that are growing – and carry their lives with them, the Toyota Venza is a great solution to your needs.
How does the Venza fit with your family? The following reasons for this are:
- Front and rear seat room is about the same – right for
- Cargo space starts off at 36.2 cubic feet, expandable to 70.2 cubic feet with the rear seat down.
- With three trim levels, you can equip your Venza with the latest technology, including the Entune infotainment system and App Suite, dual zone climate control with air filter and leather seating for everyone.
· The STAR System features these key safety features: anti-lock brakes, traction control, seven air bags, and Smart Stop technology.
There is no question that families will love the Venza. Here is how:
- Teenagers will love the back seat and the space it offers with parents happily doing the driving.
- The Venza offers a simplified driving experience, with the expansion of Entune’s infotainment system and a straightforward cockpit.
- Cargo room is expandable from carrying two full hockey bags to bringing home a new entertainment system for the whole family.
- Aside from its STAR Safety System, the Venza rated very well on crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety.
The Venza lineup starts with the LE and its 181-horsepower 2.7 liter four cylinder engine. Upgrade to the XLE and Limited, and you can get the powerful 3.5 liter V6 engine with 268 horsepower on tap. Both engines come with a six-speed automatic transmission with a choice of front- or all-wheel drive, depending on trim. The four-cylinder front-drive Venza will get 20MPG in the city, 26MPG on the highway, while the V6 with all-wheel drive will turn 18MPG in the city, 25MPG on the highway. The Venza LE FWD model starts at $28,915 before destination charges. All Toyotas come with a basic 3-year, 36,000-mile warranty with extended powertrain coverage for 5-years, 60,000 miles.
Your Toyota dealer should have a wide variety of Venzas waiting for you. If your family is ready to travel with more space and comfort, this is the crossover for you.