Auto Review: 2011 Hyundai Vera Cruz GLS

The 2011 Hyundai Vera Cruz GLS features a standard 3.8-liter V6 engine with 24 valves on a double overhead cam/twin overhead cam shaft. She kicks out a handy 260 horsepower at 6,000 rpm. The standard transmission is a 6-speed automatic with overdrive. The EPA fuel efficiency rating is 17 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway with a combined rating of 19 mpg.

The EPA classifies the 2011 Hyundai Vera Cruz GLS as a two wheel drive SUV, and it drives as smooth as it looks.

Standard features include:

  • Power liftgate lock/unlock
  • Vehicle anti-lockout
  • Vehicle anti-theft alarm
  • Child safety door locks on rear doors
  • Electronic Brake-force Distribution
  • Traction Control
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes
  • Brake Assistance
  • Vehicle Stability Control System
  • Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control
  • Trip Computer With Average Speed, Average Fuel Consumption, Miles To Empty, Stop Watch and Trip Odometer

Besides these, there are a ton of other standard features, both interior and exterior.

The 2011 Hyundai Vera Cruz GLS is equipped with a state-of-the-art safety package that keeps all passengers in mind and includes a standard LATCH system for children.

Available options for the Vera Cruz include:

  • Wheel locks
  • Bluetooth HandsFree phone system
  • iPod cable
  • Sunroof wind deflector
  • Roof rack
  • Tow hitch receiver

And the 2011 Hyundai Vera Cruz GLS also has a premium package you can add on for just $2,200. It’s a beautiful ride and a beautiful drive.

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AC Jones
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