The Toyota Venza saw major changes for the 2013 model year, so it’s no surprise that the Japanese automaker kept things simple for 2014.
Power-folding outside mirrors are added to the XLE and Limited models while the Limited also adds front and rear parking sensors. The Venza crossover is designed specifically for the North American market and provides SUV flexibility with fold-flat rear seats, spacious cargo area, elevated driver sightline, available all-wheel drive and up to 3,500 pounds towing capacity.
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The 2014 Venza is available in LE, XLE and Limited models, with all models available in front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. While the Venza Limited is available exclusively with a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 268 hp and 246 lb-ft of torque, the LE and XLE models can be had with a 2.7-liter four-cylinder with 181 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque. The four-cylinder Venza is rated at 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway while the V6 gets 19 mpg city and 26 mpg highway. The all-wheel drive four-cylinder is rated for the same fuel efficiency while opting for the V6 all-wheel drive model loses a single mile per gallon.
The 2014 Toyota Venza starts at $28,810 including an $860 delivery fee.
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