• December 7, 2011

2012 Toyota Venza-A Review

Toyota launched the whole line-up of 2012 Venza couple of months ago, this sport Sedan is quite versatile and beautiful blend of style and performance.

Available Models

1. LE: LE model is available with following standard features;

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Driver seat that can be adjusted in 8 ways
  • Multi-Information Display of 3.5 inches
  • Map lights present in Overhead console

2. LXE: LXE model is available with following standard features;

  • 4-way power passenger seat
  • Anti-theft system with alarm
  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Smart Key System
  • Power Back Lift gate
  • Back-up Camera
  • Multi-information Display

3. Limited: Following are the added features of Limited Grade Models;

  • Navigation Package
  • Panoramic Glass Roof
  • HID headlights


  • 2012 Venza is available with standard engine of 2.7L 4-cylinder engine which produces 182 hp and Torque of 182 lb-ft. Estimated EPA rating of FWD model is 21mpg in the city and 27mpg on the highway.
  • The models which are equipped with 3.5L V6 engine produce 268 hp and Torque of 246 lb-ft and approximate fuel economy of V6 FWD model is 19mpg in the city and 26mpg on the highway. 6-speed sequential shift ECT-i is the key player in making these 2 engines fuel economical and eco-friendly.

Active Torque Control AWD System distributes torque between front and rear wheels and facilitates the driver to maintain stable acceleration. Engine oil cooler, heavy duty alternator and huge radiator fan are among the key components of V6 engines.


This spectacular and stylish vehicle is aerodynamic in shape and features short overhangs, low roof line, sharp character lines and forward A-Pillar. Unique grille and bold front adds style in its exterior and complete stylish look is further added by angled back hatch, spoiler and wide taillights.


Interior of this Sporty Sedan is quite comfortable and offers generous space so that passengers can accommodate easily. XLE and Limited models are available with leather sears and LE is presented in two interior colors i.e. Ivory and Light Grey. Standard Optitron Speedometer, tachometer and multi-color center instrument panel are coupled with wood grain style trim (optional). Front passengers and driver can easily access the system of dual-zone automatic control because it is situated on upper console. The best thing about 2012 Toyota Venza is that it offers comfortable room for head and shoulders of passengers as well as driver as compare to vehicles of leading automobile manufacturers.

Safety Features

Standard Safety Features on 2012 Venza are;

  • Toyota Star Safety System which includes Vehicle Stability Control, ABS brakes, Brake Assist. Traction Control, Electronic Brake Force Distribution.
  • Hill Start Assist Control
  • Airbag System which includes 7 airbags

Convenience Features

  • Center Console is present with adjustable features and consists of armrest and sliding cover.
  • Large Compartment for storage
  • Auxiliary Audio Jack
  • USB port in center console compartment
  • Overhead console also features switch for on/off

Select any model of your choice and enjoy the ride.

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