Sitting behind the wheel of the Avalon reveals that comfort and convenience are top priorities. A six-speed automatic transmission comes standard, along with four-wheel ABS disc brakes, traction control, brake assist system, and stability control. Front, side and curtain airbags keep occupants safe, while leather seats, steering wheel audio controls, heated exterior mirrors, dual-zone climate control, power seats, rearview camera, and Bluetooth phone capability keep them comfortable. The nine-speaker audio system includes a six-disc CD changer and is mp3 and USB compatible. A touch screen navigation system is optional. All the comfort isn’t reserved for the front seats – even the rear seats recline in the Avalon (although they don’t fold down, which limits cargo capacity somewhat).
The 2012 Avalon is a car designed for comfort. With plentiful amenities and spacious seating, it’s the perfect for long-distance drives or daily commutes spent sitting in traffic. Toyota has announced a full redesign of the Avalon for 2013, with a more aggressive exterior, a number of new trim lines, and a hybrid variant. It will retain most of the safety features found on the 2012 Avalon, but will be slightly smaller.
The basic Avalon comes with so many standard features that there aren’t many options packages – just the navigation system, voice activated controls, heated seats and a rear spoiler. While the Avalon’s main attractions are luxury and comfort, it also has a reputation for reliability.
The Avalon Limited is very similar to the base model, adding xenon headlights, a power rear sunshade, keyless entry, heated seats, and an upgraded sound system (12 speakers instead of just nine). There is no difference in the power train, and both versions have identical horsepower and mileage ratings, although the Limited weighs slightly more.
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|Build & Price|
2013 Toyota Avalon$25,990 | 22,253 mi
2013 Toyota Avalon$26,879 | 35,267 mi
2013 Toyota Avalon$27,235 | 23,824 mi
2013 Toyota Avalon$31,950 | 10,073 mi
2013 Toyota Avalon$37,594 | 4,948 mi
2013 Toyota Avalon Hybrid$41,991 | 2,914 mi
2012 Toyota Avalon$22,977 | 28,014 mi
2012 Toyota Avalon$23,988 | 33,808 mi
2012 Toyota Avalon$23,988 | 33,558 mi
2012 Toyota Avalon$27,893 | 11,819 mi
2008 TOYOTA AVALON$13,590 | 101,371 mi
2008 Toyota Avalon$16,991 | 79,966 mi
2008 Toyota Avalon$16,999 | 65,290 mi
2007 Toyota Avalon$11,989 | 126,700 mi
2007 Toyota Avalon$15,999 | 77,425 mi
2007 Toyota Avalon$17,516 | 62,830 mi
2006 Toyota Avalon$13,389 | 82,365 mi
2006 Toyota Avalon$14,995 | 107,399 mi
2006 Toyota Avalon$14,995 | 74,834 mi
2006 Toyota Avalon$19,977 | 69,119 mi
2005 Toyota Avalon$12,999 | 106,104 mi
2005 Toyota Avalon$13,785 | 85,531 mi
2005 Toyota Avalon$15,995 | 39,987 mi
2001 Toyota Avalon$3,988 | 179,853 mi
1999 Toyota Avalon$4,785 | 213,979 mi
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