Among all vehicles in its category Toyota Avalon is considered to be the most fuel efficient. Equipped with the 3.5-liter V6 engine producing 268 hp, the powertrain is coupled with a 6-speed transmission. The combination of this parts result in 20 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway fuel consumption. This is a very remarkable rating for a big vehicle.
Being equipped with a comfortable suspension it performs great both on the highway and on the city roads. It turns firmly in spite of its large size, the ride is balanced all the time.
According to the IIHS the 2011 Toyota Avalon is a Top Safety Pick. This vehicle features following safety systems: 4-wheel antilock disc brake complete with a brake force distribution, Electronic Stability Control, Traction Control, 2 front airbags, rear and front side curtain bags, airbags on the front-side and a one-of-a- kind knee bag, this bad prevents injuries of the driver's knees in case of the front impact.
The interior of the Toyota Avalon is furnished with quality wood, leather, stainless and plush and thick carpeting.