Availability of all-wheel drive configuration for all trims.
Engine has enough power for both on- and off-road driving.
Traction control is effective for off-road especially in wet conditions.
Crawl mode aids in off-road scenarios with its automatic operation of the throttle.
Cabin is spacious and the taller passenger fits just fine.
Seat comfort remained comfortable even when on longer trips
Road imperfections are dampened well and ride quality does not suffer much during off-road scenarios.
A lot of space at the back for cargo.
Toyota’s reputation for durability and reliability.
Handling is not the most agile and its weight discourages faster cornering.
No Apple CarPlay or Android Auto limits smartphone integration.
Safety rating is not the most commendable in its category.
Advanced safety and driver assist technologies are not available even as optional features.
Headroom is reduced with the optional sunroof.
Seat cushion is short and could use some more padding.
Wind noise is prevalent since the body is not aerodynamic.
Passenger comfort and convenience is not a priority for this SUV.
Fuel economy is below average for city and highway driving.