The FX35 2WD is equipped with a 280-hp 3.5-liter V6 and a five-speed automatic transmission. It comes standard with rear-wheel drive, but an all-wheel version is also available. All models come with leather seating surfaces, 18-inch wheels, dual-zone climate control with microfiltration, split folding and reclining rear seats, steering-wheel controls, high-intensity discharge headlights, and black roof rails. Safety features that come on all models include dual-stage front airbags, front side-impact airbags, full-cabin curtain-style airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners and load limiters, and active front head restraints. Active safety features include sophisticated anti-lock brake system with electronic brake proportioning, electronic stability control, and the rear-view TV monitor.For 2006, the FX35 gets some freshening in the styling department, with reworked grille, bumper, and wheels and added exterior color options.