– 2011 Toyota Sienna Minivan Road Test & Review

Toyota redesigned the Toyota Sienna minivan for 2011. This class leading minivan features seating for 7 or 8 depending on the configuration. A noteworthy feature is the reclining captains chairs with leg rests so your passengers can ride in full comfort. Host Jessi Lang points out that due to the weight and geometry of the 3rd row seats buyers should strongly consider getting the electric 3rd row seat option. Excellent safety features, a strong 3.5 liter V6, and reliable and dependable Toyota quality is why you should highly consider the new Toyota Sienna when shopping for a minivan. – Car Forum – http RoadflyTV – Facebook – Twitter – Trucks are good at hauling stuff, sports cars are good at hauling buns, and minivans are good at hauling people. The 2012 Toyota Sienna is one of the most popular minivans on the market today. Minivans are definitely not known for their good looks but Toyota managed to inject a bit of sportiness into the design of the Sienna. Up front the Sienna gets the updated signature grill and fog lights that can be found on other popular Toyota vehicles like the Camry. The 18-inch alloy wheels are also a nice touch. Base price for the 2012 Toyota Sienna is 060 and the highest trim level packed with all the features and options you can image costs 570. But there are a total of 12 different trims that will meet the needs of most. The 2012 Toyota Sienna comes with a choice of two engine sizes. The first is a 2.7 liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft. of torque. Fuel economy for this engine is 19 MPG in the city and 24 MPG on the highway. There is a second larger engine offered. This 3.5 liter V-6 engine makes 266 horsepower and 245 lb-ft. of torque. Fuel economy is actually better than the 4-cylinder at 18 MPG in the city and 25 MPG on the highway. This begs the question of why even bother buying the 4-cylinder? Unlike SUVs that try to cram a third row in; minivans are designed from the start with passenger comfort in mind. The 2012 Toyota Sienna has plenty of room for passengers both in the second and third rows. Out back the
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