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OH MY GOD, WHAT A CAR!
Pros: comfort of ride and onstar navigation
Cons: no spare tireBrand new, I bought the luxury AWD version. Driving this car is magnificent. Do not listen to any review that say this car doesn't have the pick up you need for everyday driving. This car is not slow and if you want more speed, through the shift handle to the left in the sports mode. Maybe for young kids who want a Corvette it may seem slow but it has all the power you need for everything else. Plus the ride comfort is nice and soft compared to many SUV's out their as well as great handling. On the hwy with cruise control I was getting over 27 mpg. Best thing in my opinion is ONSTAR navigation. Press the onstar button then tell the person where you want to go. They download turn by turn directions to the center of your speedometer and also to your navigation device maps. A nice woman's voice comes on speaking these directions to your destination while telling you which side of the road it is located on. No programing required. Just tell the real live person answering the onstar button your address that you want to go to or any point of interest that you may be interested in. Techies not needed Fit and finish on this car is also amazing. This is my first GM care in over 35 years. What a pleasure it is to ride in the comfort of this auto
Pros: There are to many to name but at the top is the Heads Up Display and the Power Folding Outside mirrors.
Cons: A little bit of exhaust note and a little road noise from the 19' tires.Not new to Toyota but new to Lexus. This is a great car. Quiet , comfortable and a joy to drive. I actually enjoy driving again. Loaded with features and the fit and finish is excellent. Real Wood on the interior. Drive train is smooth and quick. Lot's of room for hauling.
good value - best 4x4 with comfort
Pros: off road capability coupled with great street habits
Cons: fuel economyThe LR4 is a very quiet and capable SUV - unbeatable in 4x4 use. The variable air suspension works great and the sound proofing is superior to other makes I have owned. It is a 'thirsty' car but then it is heavy, well built and full of electronics. I like the design of the rear seats allowing a totally flat hauling surface when folded. The user interface with the Nav, Audio etc. units takes a while getting used to, but once familiar with it works well. The car is well built, and Quality Control seems to have improved. My only wish would be a Diesel engine instead of the thirsty Jaguar V8 engine.
Our best vehicule ever for the money
Pros: the 11 speaker Bose system & GPS & Blue tooth
Cons: Nothing.We purchased the Journey 2 wheel drive. What a pleasent vehicule to drive.It is powerful, quiet, elegant. You get a lot of options for the money. Their service is also 5 star. We are very very happy with this car. We had a Honda CRV EX all bells and whistles. The car is very reliable but the ride is very bumpy and hard on gas.Between both cars we're talking night and day.
the sports car suv
Pros: Being Behind the wheel.
Cons: NoseI purchased a 2010 Mdx-Adv/Ent about a month ago, before that I had spent countless hours on the Internet, along with test driving 5 other vehicles before making my final selection, they included 2 from Germany, 2 from the US. and 1 other Japanese/American. What set this vehicle apart from the others? I had to choose based on 4 categories, price, quality, dependability and driving excitement and when I added them all up the 2010 Mdx came out on top. First off lets talk $,between MSRP and my actual out the door price none of the other 5 could come close with the exception of the Enclave with 0% finance, my Mdx came in at .9% the 2 German and other Asian came in between 3.9 and 5.9% not to mention my MDX $150. over sticker. Second-comes quality, cut, fit and finish...seat comfort, materials used all said and done on par with imports costing 14-18K more, top notch materials used all around. Third-Dependability check out the reports from the #1 consumer mag.enough said. Finally driving excitement,this chassis was built to be driven,Acura fine tuned this suspension on Germany's famous Nurburgring test track and it shows, this suv wants to be driven, this you can do while being supported in comfort along the way.
Love this car
Cons: don't knowThis is my second RX. Would buy another one
A Wonderful SUV
Pros: Smooth ride, bluetooth, plenty of power.
Cons: The car should come equipped with side bumpers to survive parking in a shopping center parking lot without dents.Drove the car from Florida all the way to Ontario, Canada. Smooth and comfortable ride. I made that trip many times before and always finished the trip with a sore back; not this time.