The EX35 is offered in both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive configurations, each with a choice of two trim levels, Base and Journey. It is powered by a 297-hp 3.5-liter V6 engine, mated to a seven-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode. The EX35 Base is comprehensively equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, satellite radio and a USB port; Journey models add a power moonroof, heated front seats, genuine wood interior trim elements and Bluetooth wireless connectivity. Standard safety features include four-wheel anti-lock brakes with brake assist, vehicle dynamic control with integrated traction control, LED tail lights, six airbags and a tire pressure monitoring system. Noteworthy optional safety technologies offered on the EX35 are an Around View monitor, a lane departure warning/prevention system, intelligent brake assist with forward collision warning and a blind spot monitor. For 2012, the Journey trim is now standard with a garage opener. Also, the Technology Package now includes aluminum roof rails.