The 2015 Toyota Avalon offers big-car smoothness and comfort once commonly associated with full-size American cars. But with the Avalon, Toyota quality and reliability are front and center, as well as a sleek profile, lavish interior and a price tag that might have some Lexus owners considering a swap. The Avalon also offers the only hybrid model in its class.
You'll Like The 2015 Toyota Avalon If...
If you want big style, big comfort and big fuel economy without too big a price tag, Toyota's 2015 Avalon sedan has it in spades. The hybrid model will appeal to more frugal customers, while the new Touring Sport Edition will appeal to more fashion-savvy eyes.
You May Not Like The 2015 Toyota Avalon If...
If you're all about performance driving, the Avalon's soft ride and wide front seats probably won't pique your interest. A Ford Taurus SHO or Dodge Charger R/T makes a better pick, and both offer all-wheel drive. The Hyundai Genesis, Nissan Maxima and Chevrolet Impala also offer a sportier attitude.
The vehicle has very nice gas mileage, I travel to and from my work everyday in this car and only have to fill it up once a week. All the seats in the car have warmers and the car has a great, fast working ac/heater. The seats adjust to all body types, the driver's seat even remembers certain positions for all drivers. The car also warns you if there is someone in your blind spot on your side view mirrors which is especially helpful on the interstate. The car also has a helpful rear-view camera that allows you to see what is behind you. The car also connects to my phone automatically and I can control what I listen to on the dashboard and the steering wheel.
Has most everything well, and thus sits near the top of the large car class.
The v6 engine has ample power, with a gentle onset of acceleration that make it responsive and befitting a luxury sedan. Handling precision is comfortable. The ride is smooth and stays composed around turns. Has standard leather upholstery and heated, power adjustable front seats. The care seats five, both seats have plenty of headroom and legroom for adults. It has just over 16 cubic feet of truck space. Standard features are dual-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth , USB ports, and eight speaker audio system with a 6. 1 Inch touch screen display. The touch controls for audio and climate settings respond quickly and are simple to use.
Comfortable for all passengers and great gas mileage.
It has a very smooth ride, great gas mileage and extremely comfortable Even for backseat passengers. I am not fond of leather and wish we could get it in a plush seat like my previous Avalon. I have the off-white leather and it shows a lot of dirt including blue from blue jeans which of been washed many many times.This is my third Avalon and I will definitely get another one because I like it so much. I don't know if it is due to the curve of the windshield or just my bad luck but all three Avalon's have had chipped windshield from stones flying up from other cars.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Avalon and Avalon Hybrid vehicles manufactured October 19, 2012 to October 27, 2015 and 2013-2015 Lexus ES350 and ES300h vehicles manufactured June 18, 2012 to July 6, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with a Pre-Collision System (PCS) as optional equipment. In these vehicles, the PCS may unexpectedly activate and apply the brakes when the radar detects a steel joint or plate in the roadway as an object.
A vehicle that unexpectedly brakes increases the risk of a crash.
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace certain PCS components, free of charge. The recall began on July 28, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota's numbers for this campaign are F1V and F2E.
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