This vehicle was purchased for my wife. She wanted an SUV that wasn't too big, wasn't too small, wasn't the same as everyone else, and had lots of features. We test drove everything (17 in total) from $25K to over $70K. We liked the Porsche Cayenne S, but didn't feel like spending that much. We also liked the Lexus RX350, but everyone has one. The Subaru B9 Tribeca was the last one we tested and we only tried it because the Porsche and Audi dealer also sold Subaru. We liked it so much, and the dealer gave us a very good deal on a just off the truck 2007 model, that we bought it that day. We have taken it on two long road trips and love it.
It has everything! Full leather, all wheel drive, fold flat rear seats, dual climate control with very cool looking controls, heated seats, heated side mirrors, heated wipers, etc.
Make doors lock and unlock when the vehicle is put into/out of park. Improve the gas mileage a bit and improve acceleration from a stop when transmission is in regular auto. Works very well in the manual mode, but regular auto mode is a bit slow.
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