I would only like a bit more storage space in the rear- less slope to the tailgate. I now rarely evef have to look down. This shifter controls a virtual gearbox, a computer-controlled planetary gearset with continuously variable ratios. Then found out after that warranty was not really bumper to bumper they said I was buying. Aluminum cylinder head S Fuel economy city 32 mpg Torque 234 lbs. At another time it actually did bring up a proactive warning about a traffic problem ahead, and provided easier access to calculating a detour.
. Instead of a conventional V-6 engine, there's a 3. Well, not too hard, but enough to get the traction control to quell our speed in a few turns in that intrusive fashion that Lexus road-holding electronics use. Very comfortable interior and very smooth ride. As of this writing, no U. The new engine gives 450h with best fuel economy. The impression of quality is largely carried over from earlier models, but the redesigned instrument panel has swapped some of its high-end look for swoopy, silver-painted plastic.
Is this a car you would consider? The Remote Touch controller does its job well for selecting music. But I guess you can't have everything. Toyota has not yet provided a notification schedule for the additional Land Cruiser vehicles. The Bad The navigation system requires too many button pushes to reroute around traffic problems, and the audio system doesn't mute for route guidance instructions. Engine bore x stroke 3.
When I call back, am being told he does not have voice Mail. However, we didn't notice a real difference in the audio quality between these two systems. Lexus vehicles show a level of luxury unequaled in today's market by all except cars costing hundreds of thousands of dollars. Getting around 28-30 mpg but closer to 40 mpg when I drive a bit slower. Route guidance itself works well, with graphics to show upcoming turns and text-to-speech the system reads out the names of upcoming streets. The reliability is outstanding, it is as solid as a rock,smooth riding, and extremely quiet.
We like the idea of keeping it running under electric power for as long as possible--it's always pleasing to watch the fuel economy climb--but in city driving it's not really practical. Great customer service at Lexus. If anything proves the value of a hybrid, it's that comparison. Editors studied and assembled the best, most incisive opinions from around the Web, while adding opinions and observations where they help you to make a better shopping decision. So you can be the judge of its statistical validity.
That's the case according to most reviews read by TheCarConnection. Bluetooth connected faster than the new Honda Accord I had. Clearly I'm not the only one not so happy. It is fine that it sold, I did not put money down and they are a business. In our mixed city, freeway, and mountain driving we achieved 27.
You won't believe how the battery recharges. Calling manager, Jeff, but when transferred to him, he does not pick up phone. After owning this vehicle for over six years it is still performing as if it is brand new. But these maps show good resolution and are overlaid with traffic information, including traffic flow in red, amber, or green, as well as specific incidents. A redesigned rear suspension gives it about 5 percent more cargo room behind the second-row seats. You can drive more economically than we did, but be ready for other drivers to give you the old somersaulting fowl gesture as they pass by. Run your fingertips along the soft headliner, open and close the whisper-quiet power windows, and you will see what we mean.
Drivers and passengers continue to enjoy good head-, leg-, and shoulder room, so long as there are only four involved. In November 2012, Toyota informed the agency that it was including an additional 10,565 vehicles including certain model year 2008 through 2011 Toyota Land Cruiser vehicles. The Mark Levinson system, with its 330-watt amp and 7. In all, it showed itself game for this type of driving, it not entirely capable. Stains not cleaned up fro upholstery as promised. The cabin tech offerings excel in the basics--navigation, phone, and audio systems.
They sold warranty then said they did not. I have the all-wheel drive model with electric motors front and rear. Rear-seat video monitors are conveniently mounted to the backs of the front seats. Adding a third passenger to the second row of seats tightens things up considerably. For 2010, Lexus offers a Pre-Collision System, which uses radar sensors to detect a possible impact, then to ready the brakes and seatbelts for an imminent crash; adaptive lighting; and automatic high beams.
The ride is so quiet and comfortable and the performance is like a little mini beast of a motor when you need to put your foot down and get ahead of somebody. He's not the first person who's mentioned this, so we decided to check for ourselves. Not having to take a key out of your pocket book is unbelievable. I can see how fast I am going, how long before the next turn and in what direction. If you've used a mouse, Remote Touch will be second nature.