The 2016 Toyota Avalon resembles its predecessor in many ways with just a few changes made on its interior and exterior. It still retains a spacious cabin, exceptional accessories and great level of comfort. Similar to its existing model, the upcoming Avalon 2016 is expected to feature hybrid/gas version with the exception of the V6 model. Here are some of the major features of the new Avalon model.
2016 Toyota Avalon Changes, redesign
The exterior of the new midsize sedan is expected to remain more or less the same. However, the new 2016 Avalon is refined with a range of styling, technology and performance features. The latest features on the various Avalon models will include: Turn signals are expected to replace fog lights, Refreshed Led taillights(standard on all models), Chrome bumper accent, Modern gray accent, wider lower front grille design and Refined 17 inch allow wheels.
Other new features on the latest XLE Premium models will include: sporty front fascia, LED headlights(LED Daytime Lights) and unique “Touring” badge. The company also adds 18 inch alloy Super Chrome wheels on all gas versions and 17 inch alloy Super Chrome wheel on Hybrid models. The company also integrated new safety features such as lane departure alert, pre-collision unit and dynamic automatic beam headlights and tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS).
2016 Toyota Avalon Interior
When it comes to the specs, you can expect the same personalized and customized features that have been designed to boost the cars functionality. The modifications that are visible on the outside are also visible in the interior. For the basic versions, the vehicle will definitely have a 3.5 inch screen, which will display all the required auto details.
New Avalon XLE and XLE plus model will have 7 inch Entune Audio screen, Premium wood-grain dash decoration and Tire-based Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems. Two special suspension units have also been designed for the next Avalon to meet the demands of customers. One refined suspension uses limited grades to ensure a comfortable ride for the new XLE model. The other offers a more potent and dynamic driving experience for the new Touring model.
At the heart of the new Toyota Avalon 2016 engine will be a 3.5-liter V6 that is able to produce around 268 horsepower and a maximum of 248 lb-ft of torque. From 0-60 mph it goes for 8.2 seconds. Fuel consumption combined is 40 mpg EPA rate. Its engine is boosted by a six-speed automatic gearbox. Its drive option is FWD. The six-speed automatic gearbox applies a sport shift style, which is incorporated into the throttle blipping for superior gear exchanges. In addition, there is a hybrid model, which operates on a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder ECTV engine unit boosted by nickel hydride batteries. Eco, EV and Sport are the available drive modes.
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Price and Release Date
The starting 2016 Toyota Avalon price for the latest mid size sedan is approximately $32,000, with the luxurious sedan models going for around $43,000. With the many quality accessories and great performance, this car is expected to attract car fans that are on the lookout for a quality power supply packed in a comfortable and reliable mid size sedan. The hybrid mode also provides great consumption rates. With its price, this car is expected to be a hit in the market. The official release date of the lasted Avalon has not yet been announced by the manufacturer, although it is widely expected that this car will hit the market by June next year.