By My Yota on
2006 Toyota 4Runner SR5 4dr SUV 4WD (4.0L 6cyl 5A)
Simply put, this is the best SUV in its class. Nearly perfect. It easily beats the pants off the rest. The V6 has tons of power and runs smoothly. If you didn't know better, you would think it was a V8 by the feel. It is very responsive and easy to handle. It feels more driving a sedan but make no mistake about it, 4Runner really shines off-road. Does fantastic in the snow and ice with traction control, ESC, and a ton of other features. I feel very safe in this car because it is so solid. Gas mileage is great for an SUV this size, I usually average 21 mpg in town and about 24 hwy. I would recommend 4Runner to anyone.
Build quality and reliability is fantastic. Rear windshield rolls down, great for dogs. Power from V6. Sound system great for being stock. Rear windows roll down all the way.
Front seats not as comfortable as I would expect. Front cupholders are a great concept but poorly designed.