Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

We won't support this browser soon. For a better experience, we recommend using another browser. Learn More


Next-gen Toyota Avalon continues testing ahead of Detroit debut

December 12, 2017, 02:42 PM IST by Bilal Ahmed Firfiray
Next-gen Toyota Avalon continues testing ahead of Detroit debut

The Avalon is Toyota’s full-size sedan for the US market. The sedan is set to enter into its fifth generation which will be revealed at the Detroit Motor Show early next year. A test mule of the new-gen Avalon was caught testing near Ann Arbor in Michigan, USA.

The new generation Avalon will move to the Japanese carmaker’s new modular platform which currently underpins the Camry. Under the heavy camouflage, the sedan retains its basic dimension and shape. It is expected to retain the sedan’s styling cues with stylish headlamps, modern grille and sharper lines while maintaining the Avalon’s conservative styling.

The test mule also sports dual exhaust tips at the back and the cladding fails to hide the petite trunk spoiler on the deck. The prototype is seen running the same set of wheels which is used for the current generation car. Switching to the flexible modular TNGA platform would help the new generation with better packaging thus improving the cabin space. The interior is expected to be revamped as well.

Under the hood will be the same line-up of engines ranging from four-cylinder to a V6 including a hybrid powertrain. However, the small-displacement turbocharged motor is ruled out for the new Avalon, according to reports.

The production of the new-gen Avalon is expected to commence late next year, following the reveal at Detroit. The sedan will roll out as a 2019MY to continue its fray against the likes of the Buick Lacrosse, Nissan Maxima and the Chrysler 300 in the American market.

  • Toyota
  • sedan
  • American
  • spy shot
  • Toyota Avalon
  • Avalon
  • FaceBook Logo
  • Twitter Logo
  • Email Logo
Show CommentsHide Comments
bell icon
Never miss an update
Receive latest updates from CarWale
  • Upcoming Cars

Tata Nexon FaceliftTata Nexon Facelift

22nd Jan 2020

7L - ₹ 11L
Tata Tiago FaceliftTata Tiago Facelift

22nd Jan 2020

4L - ₹ 7L
Tata Tigor FaceliftTata Tigor Facelift

22nd Jan 2020

6L - ₹ 7L

23rd Jan 2020

20L - ₹ 25L
Tata Nexon EVTata Nexon EV

28th Jan 2020

15L - ₹ 17L
All Upcoming Cars
Buying a new Car?Leave a missed call1800 2090 230(Toll free)
Ad*T&C Apply


Starts at ₹5.29 Lakh*

Explore More

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in