TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 30, 2012 – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc. today announced manufacturer’s suggested retail prices (MSRP) for the all-new 2013 Avalon premium mid-size sedan. For 2013, this five passenger flagship sedan is available with gasoline V6 and Hybrid Synergy Drive power. The V6 Avalon and Avalon Hybrid arrive in dealerships at the beginning of December.
The all-new 2013 Avalon is sculpted in a new elegant and athletic exterior design, improved dynamic performance, a higher degree of refinement and technology to a superior interior experience for drivers and passengers. The Avalon V6 model is powered by a 268-hp, 3.5–liter V6 mated to a 6-speed automatic that helps the car offer a combined EPA-rating of 25 mpg (21 city mpg, and 31 mpg). The Avalon Hybrid is powered by a Hybrid Synergy Drivetrain that includes a 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle, four cylinder engine, an electronic CVT that contains two electric motors, and a 244.8 volt battery that help produce an overall system output of 200 hp.
The all-new Avalon will be available in two grades (XLE and Limited), but will have seven models that will cover a broader price range to enhance increase accessibility to more consumers. The new Avalon will include two drivetrain variants (V6 gasoline and Hybrid Synergy Drive) and an abundance of standard features consumers’ desire at a competitive price.
|Avalon Gas||Avalon Hybrid||Gas vs. Hybrid|
The all- new Avalon offers great value with many new standard features:
XLE gas model is $30,990 with Power Adjustable Heated Front Leather Seats, Alloy Wheels, Touch Screen Display Audio, Smart Key, Heated Outer Mirrors, Outer Mirror Turn Signals as standard equipment.
XLE Premium gas model is $33,195, same price as MY12 Avalon model with additional standard features, such as Moonroof and Backup Camera.
XLE Touring gas model is $35,500, a $935 price reduction from MY12 Limited model with standard 18” Alloys, Display Audio with Entune and Navigation, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Paddle Shifters.
Limited gas model is $39,650 with premium standard features – Premium Perforated Leather with Heated and Cooled Front Seats, JBL/AVN, Safety Connect, Rear Seat Heater, Rear Sunshade, 3-zone HVAC, Puddle Lamps, HID Headlamps, LED DRLs.
Option package includes Adaptive Cruise Control, Pre-Collision System and Smart Beam.
The price difference between Hybrid and Gas models is the smallest of all Toyota line-up.
Standard Features by Model:
|XLE||XLE Premium||XLE Touring||Limited|
|2-door Smart Key17” Alloy Wheel
Heated Outer Mirrors
6.1” Touch Screen Display Audio, 8 Speakers
Heated Front Seats
Outer Mirror Turn Signals
Power 8-way Driver Seat & 4-way Passenger Seat
|XLE Plus:3-door Smart Key
Auto-dimming Mirror w/ Compass
Garage Door Opener
3-button Eco Switch (HV)
|XLE Premium Plus:Fog Lamps
Display Audio w/ Navi & Entune, 9 Speakers
Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
Outer Mirror & Driver Seat Memory
18” Alloy Wheel (Gas)
3-button Eco Switch (Gas)
Paddle Shifters (Gas)
|XLE Touring Plus:HID Headlights, LED DRL’s
Premium Perforated Leather Seats
Auto-dimming Outer Mirrors
Rain Sensing Wipers
Ventilated Front Seats, Heated Rear Seats
7” High-resolution Touch Screen Audio w/ Navi, Entune & JBL
Color HVAC Screen
Power 10-way Dr Seat & 8-way Pass Seat
Sunshade, Rear Seat HVAC
|Optional Equipment:NONE||Optional Equipment: NONE||Optional Equipment: NONE||Optional Equipment:Tech Package|
Optional Technology Package ($1,750) available on Avalon Limited gasoline and Hybrid model includes:
Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Automatic High Beams, and Pre-Collision System
The MSRPs for the 2013 Avalon do not include the delivery, processing and handling (DPH) fee, which is $795. The DPH fee for vehicles distributed by Southeast Toyota (SET) and Gulf States Toyota (GST) may vary.