Redesigned front-end offers a retro-futuristic look.
Although the Titanium trim for 2012 is retired, the options are still available to add on.
Enormous amount of leg room in all three rows, especially if you opt for captain’s chairs in the second row. This allows a lot of extra space for third row passengers.
Cutting edge features usually only available on luxury vehicles.
Unique safety features, like second row inflatable seatbelts.
Decent towing capacity.
Extremely smooth ride.
Electric-assist power steering system is surprisingly responsive.
Handling is not very inspiring.
Many drivers would prefer to have a V8 engine for increased acceleration and towing capacity.
Doesn’t offer as much cargo space with rear seats folded as other crossover do.
Boxy styling is off-putting to some.
Other crossovers in this class offer seating for eight while flex only allows seven. The Enclave, Acadia and Traverse are prime examples.
Touchscreen icons can be slow moving and challenging to locate and press without taking your eyes off the road for too long.