2016 Toyota Venza Release Date, Price, Review, Interior – Good news for Toyora fans – 2016 Toyota Venza is coming! The Toyota Venza is a mid-size Sports Utility Vehicle that is produced by the Japanese automobile Toyota Motors Corporation. The new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe was unveiled during the 2008 North American International Auto Show as a concept then.
The brains behind the new Venza saw the need of making a car that would suit users who needed a faster mobility in different terrains. The Venza was then conceived and has not disappointed ever since its production started.
This car has undoubtedly high quality appearance and performance and has seen this car compete with other high performance SUV’s. Despite the automaker concealing details of the new 2016 Toyota Venza, our industry analysts and moles privy to the automobile company have been able to prepare the best review for you.
The new 2016 Toyota Venza crossover will certainly come with improved specs that will characterise a high performance of the SUV. The new SUV is set to ride on the Toyota K platform which is also used in the Camry model version.
The new 2016 Toyota Venza will be offered in three trim levels which will include the XLE, LE, and the Limited. The base model will be the LE trim and will come with numerous standard features.
The features in the standard version will be USB/iPod interface, CD player and Bluetooth, 19” alloy wheels, automatic climate control, heated driver’s seat and a touch screen infotainment interface.
The XLE trim model will also come loaded with lots of features, such as keyless ignition, interior leather upholstery, Smartphone integration system, power folding mirrors and rear view camera.
In the Limited trim, users should expect high quality features such as Xenon headlamps, 13 speaker sound system, panoramic roof, dual zone automatic climate control, navigation system, front and rear parking sensors, etc.
In all the variants, buyers should expect a spacious cabin that will improve the level of comfort at any speed and terrain. Furthermore, different colour schemes will be provided to both the interior and exterior of the vehicle.
Design of Exterior
As you can see on the pictures the exterior of the new 2016 Toyota Venza is most certainly going to be modern and will be based on the FT-SX 2005 concept. Its new appearance will now be more assertive and modern as well.
On its front fascia, it will come with a redesigned chrome plated grille that will enhance its refreshed powerful stance. At the posterior end, the new Venza will come with redesigned head and taillights that will certainly give it a new look.
For instance, the headlights will be presented with a sharper triangular shape. You should also expect an increased wheelbase. The new Venza will smaller than the previous version which was very troublesome to handle.
The automaker will also be giving the new vehicle a more mature design by using aerodynamic straight lines that will guarantee a more masculine approach. While the size will reduce, the new SUV will still be able to accommodate seven people with ease.
2016 Toyota Venza Engine Specs
Under the hood of the new 2016 Toyota Venza is a choice of two engines. The first one to be provided will be a 2.7L 4-clinder engine that will be capable of producing 180 hp and 180 pounds of torque.
The second option will be a powerful engine that will have a displacement of 3.5L. The engine will be able to generate 33 pounds of torque and 268 hp. These engines will come mated to six-speed automatic transmission system and either a FWD or an AWD system.
The fuel economy for this engine will be 18/25/21 mpg in the city/highway/combined. As for the 2.7L engine, you should expect 20/26/22 mpg.
The above mentioned 3.5l V6 engine will come with better fuel economy ratings thanks to the use of the Atkinson’s cycle. A hybrid powertrain is still in development stages and we will be updating the post soon if the automobile announces its specs.
2016 Toyota Venza Release Date & Price
When it comes to the release date of the new 2016 Toyota Venza, we should probably expect the new Venza to arrive sometime towards the end of this year (2015). As for the base version, we should expect the vehicle to come with price range of $29,000-$40,000.
Slow sales of the previous version of the Toyota Venza were the sole reason for its discontinuation, however with the news of a refreshed SUV, buyers should expect top notch performance.
Photos of The New Toyota Venza