Heavy and solidly engineered and handles beautifully. It was prone to wheel bearing issues and hubs several times. She wanted to go to cheer practice that day but for precautionary reasons we went to the E. The results are presented relative to the average model that year. Ride quality isn't pillowy soft, but it's well muted while maintaining enough firmness for crisp handling control. The ride is comfortable, there is ample room for the tallest of adults in the back seat. Notable suspension noise takes away from the otherwise pleasant driving experience.
It is a very sturdy car and feels very safe. Also, because of the height of the seat it is difficult to see when backing up. Turbocharged engines sometimes bring better mileage, but at 15 mpg city, this turbocharged 2. The interior is plush and has a high level of attention to detail. The entertaiment system is very user friendly and top of the line. Standard equipment includes leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, a rearview camera, a Bose stereo and satellite radio. The electric trunk hatch is nice, too.
This all-aluminum, direct-injection engine displaces 3. Another neat feature is the electronic limited-slip differential offered on all-wheel-drive trims. Automatic Crash Response Stolen Vehicle Assistance OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions Door locks, rear child security Tire Pressure Monitor. Fuel economy is not stellar. No rattles inside and the ride is unmatched in a crossover. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. Steering is quite crisp and features quick turn-in and pleasant weighting.
A more powerful V6 engine debuted for 2012. Transmission shifts horrible and makes whirring noises after rebuild. My only negative, and it's a personal preference, I like to drive with my hand at the bottom of the steering wheel in the center, and the design of the steering whee. It has very good front seats with lots of support, a good driving position, and second-row seats that adults won't fear. I always work on my own vehicles, but this car simply kicked my behind. I knew my car was built for safety among other qualities including style.
All-wheel drive by Haldex is optional and includes an electronic limited-slip rear differential that delivers excellent poor-weather grip. There has been no cracking or ripping. Despite this, it resides on the pricier end of the segment especially as options are added. I like the styling, inside and out, seats are very comfortable, the exterior and a Futuristic styling, the seats fold down in back for more room. It hasn't yet been tested by the federal government, however. It gets too noisy when open.
No one can figure it out so they replaced the batteries in the remotes. Do not become reliant on the rear camera! Bluetooth compatibility is standard, as is OnStar's turn-by-turn navigation service for buyers who do not opt for the car's navigation system option. The The recall began November 11, 2014. The manufacturer distributed interim letters to owners on September 11, 2014. She went to cheer practice the next day And participated in her spot as a base in high school competition cheer. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below.
Rear seat room and cargo space are modest. On her way, she had an accident and collided head on with an 08' Chevy Tahoe. I absolutely love it : 5 out of 5 stars by Suvdriver from Quakertown, Pa on Thu Jul 27 2017 I loved it and owned it 7 years. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year. The results are presented relative to the average model that year.
The seats are comfortable and the leather has held up very well. Since the wheels could not be moved, I had to wait for a tow service that had dolly wheels to move the car to a repair shop for a new alternator and battery. I let my daughter 16 at that time take my car to cheer practice. It may be one of the most impractical choices in the class, but it is the choice for performance enthusiasts. Engine coolant temperature sensor - need to drop transmission to get to. Based on this data and further analysis, we predict reliability for the latest year. I started to drive the car and the drive system became weak and then failed.
Love the options such as heated and cooled seats, nav, back up cam, remote start. The interior is very well designed and quality made. Included in all trims are front, side, and curtain airbags, along with antilock brakes and stability control. Steering is nice with a little play for maneuverability but the seats are a bit stiff. In addition, respondents also rate their cars in six categories: driving experience, comfort, value, styling, audio, and climate systems. Either they put another bad one in or they didn't bother replacing it.