2012 Toyota Venza
Toyota is soon coming up with refreshed model in its Venza series which will be presented as 2012 Toyota Venza, a midsize crossover sedan. Its significant features and architecture is completely based on its elder sibling, ofcourse, it will come with better upgradations compared to its previous generation.
2012 Toyota Venza is likely to come with slight change in grille front and a minor change in taillamps. Toyota presents 2012 Venza with aggressive looks. It will certainly gain manly design with bigger wheel size measuring 19 inches and 20 inches with retained size of its wheelbase. 2012 Venza would likely retain its styling, shapes and functionalities but will get a slight reformed lighting. It will come up with spacious interiors to accommodate 4 passengers with ease and can even accommodate fifth person in the center of rear seat. The cargo floor would be generously spacious measuring 34.4 cubic feet. On folding the rear seats the cargo floor is further enlarged to 70.1 cubic feet as the rear seats will have the 60/40 split function. The cargo floor is voluminous to resemble a crossover SUV. The door rims are lowered for easy transit of passengers in the vehicle. 2012 Toyota Venza will be offered in LE version and XLE version. It would be equipped with slide moon roof above the frontal end and fixed moonroof above the rear end to offer added convenience.
The mechanical architecture of 2012 Toyota Venza is expected to be based on previous generation of Camry. The base version of engine adopted by 2012 Venza comprises of 2.7 liter and 4 cylindered engine accompanied with 6 speed automatic transmission gearbox. This engine is powered to produce 182 horsepower. Whereas, the higher version of engine is the combination of 3.5 liter and 6 cylinder (V-6) accompanied with 6 speed gearbox with automatic transmission. This assembly is powered to generate 268 horsepower. Both the engine versions will certainly gain the functionality of front wheel drive offering the choice to opt for all wheel drive (AWD). These engines are offered with the towing capacity of around 3500 pounds. This combination of engine is designed to offer even better mileage. It is expected to offer the mileage of 21 mpg on city streets and 29 mpg on highways with front wheel drive mechanism whereas with AWD it is estimated to give 20 mpg on city streets and 28 mpg on highways. Both the engine versions are designed to function using 87 Octane gas.
2012 Toyota Venza will certainly come with recent vehicle control technology from Toyota known as star safety system. This system works on synchronized mechanism of vehicle stability control, antilock brake system and antiskid system. This mechanism offers better control of vehicle on slippery roads and brakes in emergency condition. Its interior will come coated with leather upholstery. The dashboard is to be loaded with standard amenities like voice controlled navigation system, telescopic tilt steering wheel, and automatic climate control, Bluetooth connectivity for mobile phones, USB, iPod connectivity and satellite radio.
The fabulous 2012 Venza is expected to arrive in the market in autumn 2011 with the estimated price tag rolling around $28,000 and $32,000. It is worth waiting for 2012 Venza to arrive in the showrooms which can offer even better choice.