Toyota Avalon: A Significant Hybrid

Toyota Avalon is the flagship sedan of Toyota which is a full size vehicle manufactured by Toyota mainly in United states, Puerto, Middle east and Canada. It was also presented from 2000 till July 2006 in Australia when it was changed in 2006 November by Toyota Aurion itself. On February 21 st 1994, the first Toyota Avalon was presented in the segment line in Georgetown in Kentucky as a 1995 year model. And in 1999, its second generation car was presented in Japan and United States. Later on in 2000, this brand of Toyota was the first to have a non touch screen map-reading system in the market of automobiles.

Space and comfort features

Toyota brand manufacturers marketed this new Toyota Avalon to fill in the gap which was left by the break off of Toyota Cressida in 1992 in American market. At this point of time, Cressida was considered as a top level mid size rear wheel drive vehicle which has six engine system, a front wheel drive motorized by a V6 engine for better performance. In past few years, a considerable over lapping happened with its platform companions, the Lexus and the Toyota Camry V6.

While the third generation of Avalon car as differentiated by giving an extra space for legroom to give comfort for passengers. And in the fourth generation, Avalon was presented with a new platform which was shared in a straight line with Lexus ES.

And now in 2013, Toyota Avalon is accessible in Canada, Saudi Arabia, United States, Japan, Mexico and UAE regions.

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Technical Characteristics of Toyota Avalon

Technical Characteristics of 2000 Toyota Avalon 3.0 G produced by Toyota (AU).

Body Type Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 4 seats
Weight 1540 Kg
Length 4895 mm
Height 1435 mm
Wheelbase 2720 mm
Front Track 1545 mm
Rear Track 1520 mm
Ground Clearance 145 mm
Fuel Capacity 70 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System EFi
Max Power 285HP (210 kW) @ 5400 rpm
Max Torque 289Nm @ 4400 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 2995 cc
Bore 87 mm
Stroke 83 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 6 IN V
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 24
Compression Ratio 10.5:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes n/a
Rear Brakes n/a
Standard Wheels n/a
Standard Tyres n/a
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission automatic
Number of gears 4
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 10 l/100km
Road 5.5 l/100km
Mixt 7 l/100km