From the second you slip behind the steering wheel of the 2018 Toyota Avalon, performance immediately compels you to drive further and harder. It’s a full-size sedan able to move seamlessly between composed cruising and adrenaline-inducing acceleration, and that comes down to the following specs and features:
Up to 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway
Up to 268 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque
Front and Rear Anti-Vibration Sub-Frames
MacPherson Front and Rear Suspension
2018 Toyota Avalon Performance Highlights
Despite its spacious interior and thrilling performance, the 2018 Toyota Avalon achieves up to 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
There’s no second-best when it comes to power – each model fits a 3.5L V6 to command up to 268 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque.
With paddle shifters mounted to the steering-wheel, a quick flip allows drivers to exert direct control over six-speed automatic transmission.
Increases throttle response and sharpens your Electric Power Steering (EPS) system to enliven the daily commute with track-inspired performance.
2018 Toyota Avalon Performance Deserves Your Attention
Though noting that “highway cruising is the Avalon’s forte”, Edmunds.com clocked it covering zero to 60 mph in just 6.5 seconds – clearly this is a full-size sedan able to cruise the highway between Aurora and Chicago or cover the streets of Oak Brook and Joliet with equal aplomb.
While you drive, the latest engineering features work to iron out the road and maintain a whisper-quiet drive:
Unitized body with front and rear anti-vibration sub-frames
MacPherson strut front suspension with offset coil springs and stabilizer bar
Dual-link independent MacPherson strut rear suspension with offset coil springs and stabilizer bar
Look beneath the chassis and find precisely shaped diffuser panels working to reduce turbulence for enhanced control. Such smooth performance also helps the new Toyota Avalon achieve those startling efficiency scores. Small wonder it is certified as an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (ULEV).
Take the 2018 Toyota Avalon Out for a Test Drive at Toyota of Naperville