The car manufacturer is bringing 2018 Toyota Venza as an upgrade over the previous model. The Venza has been a familiar name in North America for some time now. It was launched back in 2008 at Detroit Auto Show.
The production was ceased in 2015 for undisclosed reasons. The new 2018 model will certainly not disappoint the Toyota fans as this new vehicle will show an improvement over its predecessor while still covering all the bases.
2018 Toyota Venza – An Improvement Over Its Predecessor
Being one of the most powerful vehicles available in the market nowadays, the Toyota Venza serves as an ideal combination of SUV and MPV. With the characteristics of both SUV and MPV, it offers advantages of both as well. However, its previous line-ups didn’t manage to live up to expectations that much!
It seems that things will change with 2018 Toyota Venza. With this new model, it is expected that car manufacturer will deal problems of previous models and successfully solve them as well. It is expected that this upcoming model will be even more powerful that outgoing model.
As one would guess, for better handling, the 2018 model would be smaller than its predecessor. This means that this model would also be lighter in comparison. Lighter weight immediately reflects in improved fuel economy and better overall performance.
The overall design shall also receive some changes. It is expected that 2018 Toyota Venza will have a more masculine approach with the more mature design being incorporated. Certain changes can also be expected when it comes to lights. The newly designed headlights, taillights and fog lights should be introduced with this model. Another notable exterior feature is the presence of a panoramic roof. Overall, the upcoming model will have a more aggressive exterior design.
The cabin of 2018 Toyota Venza offers great comfort to its passengers, thanks to the presence of high-end materials and ample space. This vehicle is particularly suited for families who travel frequently. The new technological features and new systems will surely be incorporated, increasing the level of convenience for both passengers and driver.
Some features that arrive with Toyota Venza 2018 include stereo speakers, Bluetooth connectivity, widescreen interface, GPS navigation, cruise control, etc. Entertainment features will be well taken care of also.
Engine Options of the 2018 Toyota Venza
There will be two engine options provided with this model. A 2.7 liter engine serves as the 1st option, with the capability of generating 181 HP and 194 lb-ft torque. The 2nd option comes in the form of a 3.5 liter engine, which generates 268 HP and 246 lb-ft torque. The fuel economy is likely to be 21 mpg and 29 mpg on city and highway respectively.
Release Expectation, Price and Competitions
The 2018 Toyota Venza should release by the end of 2017, with an expected starting price of around $30,000. The main competitors include Nissan Murano, Subaru Outback, Hyundai Santa Fe Sport and Kia Sorento.