Safety and Functionality with the 2013 Toyota Sienna

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Looking great for a minivan, but that’s not where the good points stop. The 2013 Toyota Sienna offers better handling than before compared to the 2011 model and has a 3.5-liter V-6 which can produce 266 horsepower and is spacious at a total of 200 inches long and almost 80 inches wide. It is a big minivan which can seat up to ten people max. Standard features on the 2013 Toyota Sienna include stability control and curtain airbags. For easier parking and rear assist, there is a rearview camera and blind-spot monitors which are available for higher trims. All Sienna models are equipped with dual sliding doors at the side, locks, mirrors, and power windows.

For better passenger enjoyment, it’s not just the space which makes every rid worthwhile. Siennas have three-zone climate control, a CD player, leather upholstery and front seats which are heated for comfort during hilly days. To enjoy long rides, bring along some movies and watch on the 16.4-inch LCD screen for the back passengers! What’s even better, the screen can be used for gaming or for movies, depending on the choice of the passengers; great to keep the young ones preoccupied.

With an estimated fuel efficiency of 16 – 18 mpg city and 23 – 25 mpg highway, the 2013 Toyota Sienna is a great choice for transporting all the members of the family along with luggage and other needs. This spacious minivan has also received praise for its safety features which makes it an even better family vehicle.

Other family vans and minivans don’t look and perform as good as the 2013 Sienna from Toyota. With all the technological, safety, and comfort features, the 2013 Toyota Sienna is a great family investment.

Never a Dull Moment with the 2013 Toyota Sienna

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Minivans these days are specifically designed in order to convey that responsible parent aura and to inspire complete confidence in every member of the family that they are safe within the confines of the vehicle. Unfortunately though, most minivan models fail spectacularly with one condition or the other, by either being so lame that kids will not even want to get in or so intimidating that people would be afraid to ride it. Of the few exceptions to really pull it off, we have the ever popular 2013 Toyota Sienna.

One of the main reasons why a lot of people avoid buying minivans until they start having too many kids for a car is because of the prevalent notion that they look dreadful. The Sienna completely turns this idea on its head though, with its impressively positive exterior that mixes tameness with boundless confidence. With the security that its size provides and the prodigiously stylish design it has, any shame of having a minivan instantly disappears.

True to form, the Sienna is a vehicle that puts a lot of emphasis on space and definitely provides a lot of room for maximum passenger comfort. The advantages don’t stop there though as the seating covers are also made of the best quality materials and the technological amenities imbedded into the sienna guarantees satisfaction. Climate control is simple, music is abundant and overall fun is yours to have.

As can be expected from a vehicle that is meant for family use, the Sienna is easy to control and incredibly stable. Cruising is a breeze even through bumpy roads and the fuel efficiency definitely saves on the gas.

Never a Dull Moment with the 2013 Toyota Sienna

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Minivans these days are specifically designed in order to convey that responsible parent aura and to inspire complete confidence in every member of the family that they are safe within the confines of the vehicle. Unfortunately though, most minivan models fail spectacularly with one condition or the other, by either being so lame that kids will not even want to get in or so intimidating that people would be afraid to ride it. Of the few exceptions to really pull it off, we have the ever popular 2013 Toyota Sienna.

One of the main reasons why a lot of people avoid buying minivans until they start having too many kids for a car is because of the prevalent notion that they look dreadful. The Sienna completely turns this idea on its head though, with its impressively positive exterior that mixes tameness with boundless confidence. With the security that its size provides and the prodigiously stylish design it has, any shame of having a minivan instantly disappears.

True to form, the Sienna is a vehicle that puts a lot of emphasis on space and definitely provides a lot of room for maximum passenger comfort. The advantages don’t stop there though as the seating covers are also made of the best quality materials and the technological amenities imbedded into the sienna guarantees satisfaction. Climate control is simple, music is abundant and overall fun is yours to have.

As can be expected from a vehicle that is meant for family use, the Sienna is easy to control and incredibly stable. Cruising is a breeze even through bumpy roads and the fuel efficiency definitely saves on the gas.

Toyota Offers More with the 2013 Sienna

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Some car shoppers choose min vans based on style but Toyota wanted to take the notch higher thus incorporating the 2013 Toyota Sienna with modern twists and touches. The new model showcases the latest design by Toyota including a low grille that narrows upward into the roofline. This minivan is something that looks clean but functions very well and does its job perfectly. You will also like the simplicity of the cockpit, organized to make things easier for the driver.

In the last 2 model years, the Sienna was equipped with a four-cylinder engine but this year, it is now fitted with a 3.5-liter V-6 rated at 266 horsepower with a six-speed automatic. When driving the 2013 Sienna, you will feel the electric power steering and its independent suspension and you will know that they made driving the Sienna a better experience.

The 2013 Sienna is at 200 inches long and more than 78 inches wide so technically, this is a big vehicle. If you want space, it has space and there’s many of it even in the third row. The front seats give you a regal seating position and the second row has a pair of airline-style reclining bucket seats. The basic bench is big enough so you have enough leg and head room. If you slide it, the second and third rows will have more rooms, also. If you need space for your cargo, the 2013 Sienna gives you 150 cubic feet of cargo space.

Some of the standard features of the 2013 Sienna include curtain airbags and stability control. There’s also a rearview camera and Bluetooth connectivity. For the upper trims, you can have the blind-spot monitors. All the trims have dual sliding side doors plus power windows, locks and mirrors.

2012 Toyota Sienna – Toyota’s Best Selling Minivan

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If you like comfort and space in a van for everyone in the family, switch to the 2012 Toyota Sienna Minivan. It is compact, durable, and reliable like any other Toyota vehicle. Under a Toyota Sienna hood is a 2.7L 4-Cylinder DOHC 16-Valve engine with Dual VVT-I, that performs 187 hp at 5800 rpm, or a 3.5L V6 DOHC 24-Valve engine with Dual VVT-I with 266 hp @ 6200 rpm, depending on your choice of sculpt. As every Toyota vehicle performs, it doesn’t need that much gas to run in speed. Its fuel efficiency reaches up to 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway. And with this muscle, it can tow up to 3500 lbs of mass (standard on Sienna SE).

Its exterior feature gives you an impression that this van is really for family use. And to support its stylish sculpt, 17 inch 5-spoke alloy wheels, a black front grille, and color-keyed rear spoiler with LED center high-mount stop lamp and integrated concealed intermittent rear wiper, are installed on the Sienna.

Sienna has a Three-zone air conditioning with air filter, individual temperature settings for driver, front passenger and rear-seat passengers, and separate rear control panel. For entertainment, Toyota installed a Voice-Activated Touch-Screen DVD Navigation System that includes 7-in. high-resolution touch-screen, Panorama Camera including integrated backup camera display with two views (regular and wide-angle) and on-screen backup guides, JBL® AM/FM 4-disc CD changer with MP3/WMA playback capability, and ten speakers including a subwoofer.

The Touch-Screen is also compatible with the Sirius XM Satellite Radio with NavTraffic (includes three-month trial subscription to XM Select Package and NavTraffic), auxiliary audio jack, USB port with iPod® connectivity, auto sound leveling, and hands-free phone capability and music streaming via Bluetooth® wireless technology (optional on the Sienna XLE).

The 2012 Toyota Sienna Minivan is available in these colors – silver sky metallic, black, predawn gray mica, sandy beach metallic, salsa red pearl, cypress pearl, south pacific pearl and super white.

2012 Toyota Sienna – Your Home on the Road

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Being with the family is the best stress-reliever and nothing does it better than having a family getaway. Taking the family on an outing is like taking your home along. And for family outings, you need a reliable, spacious family vehicle. Like the 2012 Toyota Sienna Minivan. All models of the 2012 Sienna have automatic transmission.  There are two engine configurations buyers can choose from- the 2.7 liter type and the 3.5 liter V6. The 2.7L generates 187 horsepower with a fuel efficiency rating of 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway. The 3.5L V6 generates 266 horsepower with a fuel efficiency rating of 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway. Models with the 3.5L have all-wheel drive, but the fuel efficiency then drops to 16 mpg city/22 mpg highway.

The interior is very spacious. Seating capacity is 7-8 depending on the model. Seats are crafted and designed elegantly with ample leg room and reclining space. 2nd and 3rd row passengers have access to a 16.4” LCD for playing movies/games. The amazing feature about the display is its split-screen capability; one side plays a movie while another plays a video game.

The dashboard has hands-free phone capability with voice activated controls and an LCD with analog fuel indicators, speed and distance indicators. There’s also a CD/MP3 player with a sound system for up to 10 speakers, USB/iPod/Bluetooth connectivity, AM/FM/XM Sirius Satellite Radio, and 3-zone climate control.

Toyota introduced the vehicle Star Safety System which has the Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, and Smart-Stop Technology. The Star Safety System allows the 2012 Sienna to navigate through different road surfaces and terrains, whether it’s muddy, wet, snowy, or gravel. It is equipped with a set of seven airbags. There are rain sensing wipers, hill assist control, and sonar for front and rear parking assistance.

The price of the 2012 Toyota Sienna ranges from $25,000+ up to $40,000+. For a mini-van, that’s a fair enough price considering the great overall performance plus some really great features. Aboard the 2012 Sienna, your family is safe and sound while having a great time.