Auxiliary Audio Input, Cruise Control, Alloy Wheels, Overhead Airbags, Traction Control, Side Airbags
4 Cylinders, 2WD, 2.5L Engine, Automatic Transmission, 40K Miles, White/Tan
Leather Seats, Rear View Camera, Sunroof(s), Front Seat Heaters, Auxiliary Audio Input, Cruise Control
4 Cylinders, 2WD, 2.5L Engine, Automatic Transmission, 82K Miles, Gray/Black
It was a very good price and ny sakes lafy Epiphany worked very hard to get the car I wanted.
As I read my fellow CX-7 owner's reviews I get the feeling that many of us purchased this car more due to looks and the ability to boast about having a turbo charged vehicle than anything else. Yes, the styling and presence of this vehicle cannot be denied. Nor can I say that it isn't fun to drive. However, if you are considering this car think about these few things: MPG - it gets at best 20 for me on highway and 17 combined on top of the fact that it needs premium fuel. If you think you are going to get away with less, the dealer will tell you that you can but you lose the whole point of having a turbo charged engine and might as well buy a 6 cylinder something else. Size - the RAV 4 has more cargo space and the CR-V more passenger space. Family use - it is much higher than similar CUV's making it almost impossible for my 3yr old to get in and out of. It suffers from an odd placement, operation or complete absence of buttons - the master window control panel is an all or nothing deal, if the windows are locked, even the driver can't manually open a window. And it also locks out the passenger. There is no master lamp control and no vanity mirror lights. Doors are intended for adults, they are heavy and do not stay open with the force a typical young child would apply. Standard Features - For a vehicle produced in 2008 and not 1998 I would expect it to have MP3 disk playing capabilities (that is $600.00 more for an mp3 changer), an axillary jack and more than one charging outlet. (Hard to decide whether to charge your cell phone or your GPS unit sometimes). Many of these issues are minor but do you really want to deal with them daily for 3-6 years?
We just had our first child and realized we needed more room very early on. The car feels safe, the ride is so smooth, there is plenty of room in the trunk for her stroller and everything we need to bring along with us for trips to grandmas, and there are so many fun additional features. I love the smartkey technology for the keyless locks and start, it is very convenient when I'm carrying my baby. Additional things I like are the navigation, sound system, and leather seats. All around this is the best car I have ever owned.