The 2018 Toyota Avalon can be considered to be the superstar in its category. This hybrid is going to have sculpted contours and right from its engine to its interior everything is going to exude style and charisma. It is great for not only city cruise but also for going for long rides on the highways.
The new and improved engine will give great fuel economy and all this will come in a very modernized and good looking package. Sure all this and much more make the 2018 Toyota Avalon a car to watch out for.
2018 Toyota Avalon – Stunning Design
The 2018 Toyota Avalon will be available in different trim levels but there will be some features that will be common to all trims. On the outside the car is going to look like it always has; absolutely stunning sedan. The wheelbase is going to be around 111 inches while the total length of the car would be around 195 inches.
The width of 2018 Toyota Avalon would be 72 inches excluding the side mirrors. However, the total height would be 57.5 inches. The Avalon would come with rear defrost windows while all the windows will be power windows. This sedan will have daytime running LED lights while the taillights will also be LED. There will be a compact spare tire available with the Avalon.
Furthermore, the design of the front grill will almost be same as the previous version but the finish of the paint will be changed and it will be more glossy and luxurious. The wheelbase will be of aluminum and some trims will come with an optional wheel lock. Sunroof will be available in some models and the option of sliding sunroof will also be available.
The grille will have the shiny logo of Toyota at the center and the overall silhouette will also be modified to make the Avalon aerodynamically quieter. There will also be seven colors to choose from.
Interior and Tech
When it comes to interior there will be bountiful of features that will be available in the Toyota Avalon. There will be back up the camera as well as a backup alarm. It will have also a keyless entry and an electro chromic rear view mirror.
The mirrors will be heated and will have mirror memory. There will be power driver mirror and driver vanity mirror also. The passenger side will also get an illuminated visor mirror. Its headlights will have automatic off option. The seats will be of premium leather and the driver seat will be heated.
The steering wheel will also be covered in leather. However, the seats on the driver side, as well as the passenger side, will be power adjustable. There will be a second-row bench seat and bucket seats as well. It will come with a navigation app and the infotainment system will have smartphone connectivity. The cabin will be able to accommodate five passengers easily and there will be ample legroom and headroom for all the passengers. The 2018 Toyota Avalon will have also a Mp3 player as well as satellite radio.
Engine Options of the 2018 Toyota Avalon
The 2018 Toyota Avalon will have a 3,5-liter V-6 engine that will use unleaded and regular fuel. The horsepower output at 6200 rpm will be 268 hp while the net torque output at 4700 rpm will be 248 lb. – ft. The fuel economy in the city will be 21 mpg while out on the highways 30 mpg.
The capacity of the fuel tank will be approximately 17 gallons. The engine will have an automatic transmission with a manual mode. It will be coupled with six speed automatic transmission. The second one option is a 2.5-liter inline-4 hybrid that produces 200 horsepower. Its EPA city/highway fuel economy is 40/39 mpg.
Price and Availability
The price of the 2018 Toyota Avalon would depend on the trim edition and should be between $34,000 to $42,000. The actual and final price of the Toyota Avalon would depend upon the color and features a buyer chooses to buy.
The vehicle should be available in the last few months of the next year but Toyota may surprise the eager loyalists and may launch it a little bit sooner.