Used 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV

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 Pros Excellent off-road capabilities.

 Pros Ability to travel through 28 inches of water.

 Pros Strong V6 engine can tow up to 5,000 pounds.

 Pros Interior is easy to clean.

 Pros Top safety scores received from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in front and side-impact protection.

 Pros Choice of two four-wheel drive systems.

 Pros Optional JBL® audio system is available.

 Pros Respectable amount of cargo space with the rear seats up and down.

 Pros Generous exterior options to add on for optimal customization.

 Pros Steering is quite precise and responsive.

 Pros Ample ground clearance to travel over rocky or uneven terrain.

 Pros Rugged exterior appealing to the outdoor enthusiasts.

 Cons No navigation or rear seat entertainment system available.

 Cons Wind and road noise are obvious problems in the cabin, especially on the highway.

 Cons Large turning circle makes it difficult to maneuver and park in tight spaces.

 Cons Returns poor fuel economy at 15 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway.

 Cons Only an “Acceptable” roof-strength protection crash test rating.

 Cons Rear and front visibility are concerns.

 Cons Some will find the exterior far too plain to be appealing.

 Cons Not everyone will appreciate the use of plastic and rubber in the cabin.

 Cons Rear seat is challenging to get into due to the rear-hinged doors.

 Cons Not much legroom in the rear seat for passengers.