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2014 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Overview
Toyota redesigned its full-size flagship sedan, the Avalon, last year, giving it a distinctive exterior design, a restyled interior and an assortment of available multimedia and safety features. Competitors include the Chevrolet Impala, Ford Taurus and Hyundai Azera.
New for 2014
A backup camera is standard on all models, and Limited models add dynamic guidelines to the camera's image.
The Avalon Hybrid features a signature blue-tinted hybrid badge on unique 17-inch alloy wheels with 18-inch alloy wheels available, comes standard with heated side mirrors with turn-signal indicators, LED taillights, and dual exhaust tips. Additional features include power moonroof, automatic high-beam headlights, high-intensity-discharge headlights with LED daytime running rights, and rain-sensing windshield wipers.
The inside is fitted with leather upholstery standard, with perforated leather seats available. Furthermore the front seats come heated with heated rear seats available. Standard touch- screen CD stereo with MP3 jack, USB port and Bluetooth streaming audio, dual-zone automatic climate control; tri-zone climate control available, and push-button start. The hybrid has a smaller, 14-cubic-foot trunk (as opposed to 16 cubic feet) due to the hybrid battery pack behind the rear seats. Ventilated front seats, power rear sunshade, Entune entertainment apps, and navigation system optional.
Under the Hood
The Avalon is powered by a 200-horsepower Continuous Variable Transmission, 2.5-liter 4 cylinder engine that uses regular gas. The hybrid features 3 driving modes: Eco, Sport, and EV.
For passenger protection, the interior is fixed with 10 standard airbags with antilock brakes, electronic stability system, and backup camera for accident prevention. Adaptive cruise control, pre-Collision System cinches seat belts and optimizes braking force, and blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert all optional.
*Overview Courtesy of Cars.com