The Toyota Avalon Hybrid on display at an auto show

The 2018 Toyota Avalon Is a Leader In Its Class

If your top priorities in a used car are refinement and reliability, the 2018 Toyota Avalon is a worthy option. The 2018 Avalon exemplifies power, comfort, and contemporary style. On top of these offerings, the Avalon’s ratings make it one of the best in its class.  The 2018 Toyota Avalon’s excellent ratings  Sometimes the Avalon seems like the forgotten Toyota …

A red 2020 Toyota Avalon TRD out in the country.
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Is It Really Worth Upgrading to the Lexus ES from the Toyota Avalon?

It’s nearly impossible to go wrong with a Toyota or its luxury counterpart, Lexus. But sometimes the challenge is deciding which brand to choose, especially when certain models share many similarities. The 2020 Toyota Avalon and the 2020 Lexus ES are perfect examples of this. Is it worth upgrading from the Avalon to the ES? What’s it like to drive these two sedans? …

2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro
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What Does Toyota TRD Stand for?

We’ve seen the famed Toyota TRD badging on many models. The trucks like the Toyota Sequoia, 4Runner, Tacoma, and Tundra all have options for TRD packages. Additionally, we now see TRD packages for the Camry and the Avalon. But what is the Toyota TRD meaning? What do these letters stand for? Toyota Racing Development TRD …

the red rear of an all new 2020 Toyota Camry with the sporty TRD package
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Best Road Trips Cars: 2020 Toyota Avalon

Road trip season is officially here and fortunately for us, it’s the least impacted way to travel during COVID-19.  The journey is just as important as the destination, if not more so when it comes to road-tripping. Based on Consumer Reports data and in honor of the beginning of road trip season, we are starting …

A new Toyota Camry hybrid automobile is on display during the second press day of the Paris Motor Show
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These Toyotas Achieve 40 MPGs or More

There are many reasons a person will replace a vehicle. For example, their current vehicle may be facing the end of a lease, or the vehicle may have become a mechanical nightmare, or the car is so old that the vehicle has had its wheels driven off of it. Regardless of the motivation to get …

2021 Toyota Avalon Limited AWD
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Is the New Toyota Avalon AWD Worth the Upcharge?

The Toyota Avalon is the brand’s flagship sedan, slotting just below Lexus’ lineup. It enjoys a reputation for reliability and safety, and it’s not uncommon for owners to hold onto their Avalons for close to a decade. However, even after introducing a TRD version, the Toyota Avalon still lacked something: all-wheel drive. But now, in …

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10 New Sedans Drivers Hang Onto the Longest

The family car, the passenger car, the sedan. It doesn’t matter what you call it, it’s still one of the most popular vehicles on the road. With room to comfortably seat a family or a carpool group, the sedan continues to make sense. But just how many years can one get out of a sedan?  Based …