2001 Mazda Tribute Consumer Review: Worth the Money

2001 Mazda Tribute SUV - Consumer Review

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By bassman99 on


2001 Mazda Tribute LX-V6 2WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


This is an excellent car in most
respects. It has been extrememly fun
to drive, handles well in the snow and
ice, and is a relatively comfortable
ride. I have also been very impressed
with its towing capability. I've towed
everything from an 18 foot boat to a
relatively large U-Haul. In my
estimation, it rode better with a towed
load than the Ford Explorer (XLT) that
I traded in. I usually don't go for
the first year models (having been
burned once before), but this turned
out to be a good move. I will get
another after I've run this one into
the ground.

Best Features

Towing capability and acceleration are the two primary features I like. There's not much else I don't like.

Worst Features

I think this has been improved in subsequent editions, but I don't like either the shift armature length or the ignition key insertion location. The armature is too long and is in the way and it's hard to locate (if you're in a hurry) the ignition.
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