2020 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2021 Toyota Avalon | NewCars.com

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2020 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2021 Toyota Avalon Review

New 2020 INFINITI Q50

2020 INFINITI
Q50

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New 2021 Toyota Avalon

2021 Toyota
Avalon

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MSRP*
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$36,400 to $56,250
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$35,875 to $42,875
Invoice* $34,398 to $53,157 $32,288 to $38,588
MPG - City 19 - 20 21 - 25
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 30 - 34
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Avalon than the INFINITI Q50, due to its greater head- and legroom. The INFINITI Q50 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Avalon.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the INFINITI Q50 as you will with the Toyota Avalon, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The INFINITI Q50 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Avalon. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The INFINITI Q50 and the Toyota Avalon have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The INFINITI Q50 is a little narrower than the Toyota Avalon, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The INFINITI Q50 is slightly shorter than the Toyota Avalon, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the INFINITI Q50 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Avalon.

Handling
The INFINITI Q50 has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Avalon, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the INFINITI Q50 and the Toyota Avalon.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the INFINITI Q50 and the Toyota Avalon. The INFINITI Q50 has less cargo capacity than the Toyota Avalon, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the INFINITI Q50 than that of the Toyota Avalon.