2018 Toyota Avalon Review
Serving Columbus, OH
How Much Does the 2018 Toyota Avalon Cost?
The starting MSRP of the 2018 Toyota Avalon is $33,500. *
How Many MPG Does the 2018 Toyota Avalon Get?
The 2018 Toyota Avalon is capable of achieving 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. **
3.5 L V6
What’s New for the 2018 Toyota Avalon?
Toyota’s flagship sedan, the 2018 Toyota Avalon, is largely the same as last years’ models. Buyers can expect a long list of luxury features and high tech features to come standard. The Toyota Avalon line features seven models, including three with hybrid drivetrains. As a luxury car, each Avalon’s interior is roomy and full of comfort and convenience features that buyers expect on luxury cars.
The luxury car got some minor mechanical and interior updates fro 2018. You still get front-wheel drive powered by a V-6 engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The engine 24-valve engine delivers 268 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque. The three hybrid Toyota Avalon models use a 2.5L inline-4 connected to an electric motor and delivering a combined 200 horsepower. The hybrid vehicles use nickel-metal hydride batteries not the lithium-ion batteries used in other hybrid cars. Non-hybrid variants still come with a choice of three driving modes. Power-assisted front and rear brakes are standard. Electronic power steering is also standard.
The interior has a couple of cosmetic and equipment changes. Of course, all Avalon models come with numerous safety features, such as multiple airbags and front and rear crumple zones. Avalons come with Toyota’s Safety Sense collision avoidance system with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning. automatic high beams, and dynamic steering assist. Driver and passenger comfort are assured by features like power windows, dual-zone climate control, heated and power-adjustable front seats, and a premium audio system. The Star Safety System provides even more security in the form of traction control, stability control, and emergency braking. Toyota’s Entune audio system with satellite navigation, hands-free calling, Bluetooth connectivity, USB port, HD radio, Sirius XM, and more standard and optional capabilities. A standard 7″ touch screen gives access to most of the information and entertainment functions with Entune. Some of those features are voice controlled as well.
2018 Toyota Avalon for Sale in Columbus, OH
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* All prices are Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.
** Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.