The Toyota Venza combines the virtues of cars and SUVs resulting in a vehicle that's nice to drive and easy to live with. The Venza seats five, can carry cargo, and should work well for hauling dogs around. It's roomy and comfortable and climbing in and out is easy. It offers good, smooth performance and handles well in slippery conditions.
John Stewart filed this report to NewCarTestDrive.com from Farmington, Pennsylvania. Additional material by John F. Katz.