At last, Toyota is about to release 2017 Toyota Venza into the world car market after a long wait by the fans. This vehicle is coming as refreshment to the 2013 model which took the world by surprise and captivates the attention of most auto users. It is coming with improved performance, improved design, and spacious cabin with more safety features.
2017 Toyota Venza Features and Changes
The new 2017 Toyota Venza is coming in three trim versions which are XLE, LE and Limited grades and there is a choice of 4-cylinder or V6 engine. The front end is coming with newly designed lower and upper grille, fog lights as well as rear lights with exceptional designs. Some of the basic features on this vehicle include: dual-zone climatic control, 19-inch wheels, 8-way power adjustment driver’s seats built with power lumbar, tilt or telescopic adjustable steering wheel, Toyota Entune multimedia interface system, the navigation system which is an option to the trim levels. There are also improved quality LED headlight mounted on a perfectly designed front bumper and others. In fact, this vehicle has lots of features to captivate the attention of more buyers when it will be released into the world car market.
The Interior Designs and Fuel Economy
Taken a look inside 2017 Toyota Venza you will find lots of improved features but the first feature that will captivate your attention will be quality upholstery seats made with top quality leather material. The color options for the upholstery include: Black, Ivory and Light Gray. Unfortunately, the plastic texture and fake wooden accents made the interior cheap. More so, there is 6.1-inch touchscreen that features tiny virtual control buttons which most people can see as the nuisance to their driving experience. Bluetooth connectivity, USB ports, audio system, quality speakers and others are the entertaining features available for users. In terms of fuel economy, this vehicle is offering 20 mpg on city roads and 26 mpg on highway users.
This vehicle is coming with two distinctive engine options according to the latest update from the automaker. The first engine coming with 2017 Toyota Venza is a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder with the ability to offer 181 horsepower and 182 pound-feet of torque. The second engine which is known as the optional is a 3.5-liter V6 offering 268 horsepower and 246 lb-ft of torque. The engines are coming paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission system.
Competition and Safety Features
Competition with this 2017 Toyota Venza is expected to come from various angles including from Nissan automaker, BMW, Mercedes and other top Japan and German automakers and others. But the closest rivals come from Volvo XC70 and Subaru outlook. The standard safety features include: Rearview camera, hill assistance, antilock brakes, stability control, airbags, seatbelts, blind spot monitoring, forward collision mitigation, rear cross-traffic alert and lots more.
Release Date and Price
There are lots of speculations as regard the release date of this wonderful 2017 Toyota Venza from Toyota automaker. It is expected that it will make it to the market by fall 2016 but the information is yet to be confirmed by the automaker. The price has not been announced either but it is expected to be around $28,000.