2014 Toyota Avalon Top Comparisons
Users ranked 2014 Toyota Avalon against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.
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2014 Toyota Avalon ReviewCarGurus https://www.cargurus.com
Certainly more sportier lookin than previous body model. Lesser gas milage than previous body style(Even with ECO mode on). New look and better stone grey color with blue leather accents. Sound system sounds great, but window buttons rattle at nominal listening levels. Lots of fake chrome accents peeling off. Seats are comfy front and back and nice touch with heated seats all the way around. Hate the climate control up/down buttons as they take forever to adjust and hate all the dash buttons in general as they are touch sensitve buttons where you have to take your eyes off the road to make sure you are actually pressing a button. Also, trunk would be more useful with a bigger opening. Its always a tight fit to pack anything that is medium sized like camping gear because the opening is much smaller than before. Also, lots of door scuff marks on lower plastic door panels. It seems Toyota tried to make the car more sporty with slow paddle shifting and shrunk it from its giant predecessor. Save your money and buy a Camry!! Its bigger all the way around. Also, Toyota PCS has a recall, so they disabled it because it triggers with expansion joints on the highway. So its a useless feature if you want autonomous stopping. I should have considered a Subaru for that safety feature, I like the visual appearance of the car, but seriously let down with annoyances for a $42,000+ vehicle. Toyota is simply overated now.
vs2014 Lexus GS 350
2014 Toyota Avalon winning categories:
Back Seats Ranked 2014 Lexus GS 350 worse.
"The Avalon had more room for back seat passengers even though the Lexus has a smaller trunk"
Would Buy Ranked 2014 Lexus GS 350 worse.
"Similar cars in many ways since Toyota makes Lexus. Even though I am unhappy with the Avalon, Lexus is not worth the extra $20K."
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2014 Toyota Avalon XLEReview
Toyota Avalon 2014 Review — I moved from a '08 ES 350 to the Avalon recently after deciding against the '14 ES350. In my eyes, the Avalon looks better from every angle and test driving it sold me. The car's comfortable, quiet, and has all the performance I'll ever need. I have Michelin tires, and while the ride is just a bit firmer than my old ES, I've found it to be comfortable over a variety of different pavements. The secureresponsive handling of this car more than offsets whatever small compromise in ride comfort was made. Again, early impressions, but I think it's a winner. One thing: I was surprised at how much darker the window tint on all but the windshield is. Compromises visibility, but I do have The BSM
Primary Use: Family transportation
Pros: Quiet and upscale interior with roomy seating front and rear; large trunk; above-average fuel eco
Cons: Ride quality might be too firm for traditional Avalon buyers; cumbersome setup process for Entune.
2014 Toyota Avalon XLE Premium ReviewCarGurus https://www.cargurus.com
Nice car but not enough overall room for me. Didnt have the performance that I wanted but was satisfactory. Front seats did not provide the room that I wanted.
vs2014 Buick LaCrosse Leather
2014 Toyota Avalon XLE Premium winning categories:
Front Seats Ranked 2014 Buick LaCrosse Leather better.
"Deeper and wider overall. More comfort and the quality of the leather made a big difference for me."
Would Buy Ranked 2014 Buick LaCrosse Leather better.
"Better car for the money spent."
2014 Toyota Avalon XLE ReviewCarGurus https://www.cargurus.com
handles the road very well and has a lot of room
vs2014 Toyota Camry XLE
2014 Toyota Avalon XLE winning categories:
Handling Ranked 2014 Toyota Camry XLE worse.
Front Seats Ranked 2014 Toyota Camry XLE worse.
"the seats are bigger"
Displaying all 4 2014 Toyota Avalon reviews.
Reviews From Other Years
This was my dream car and it is still is today! I am so glad I found the deal that I did and that I am able to drive this beauty!! I would highly recommend an Avalon to anyone who wants a great ride, ... Read More
Enjoying The Ride!
This is a great car to own! Hybrid works well with great fuel economy!. I range 35 - 47 mpg! The car is comfortable and quiet. There is plenty of room. Leather is generous through out. Front and back ... Read More
It's An Avalon, What More Can You Expect.
This is my 4th Avalon. I traded my 2013 Avalon in on this 2012 and I'm glad I did. This is much more the Avalon that I like and got accustom to driving. Smooth, quiet, comfortable. While the 2013 had... Read More
Very Good Traveling Car I Would Recommend For Anyone Needing A Car To Travel.
Did not like the body style when we purchased the car. This is the 2012 model the last year before they changed the body style. Also if you are traveling with 4 or 5 passengers the trunk is a little t... Read More
great acceleration. quiet, smooth ride. beautiful car, both inside and out. love GPS and sound system. cannot beat the heated and cooling front seats. main complaint is less trunk space than previ... Read More
I Still Love My "geezer Pleaser" And They Are Getting Hard To Find.
Not this car, but Toyota in my opinion has ruined the ride quality of 2012 Camry and 2013 Avalon, which used to be very smooth riding on rough and worn out roads. Now tuned more "Sporty", not what I ... Read More
Great Car For The Money
very popular car and parts are easy to find but are more expensive. good stability at high speeds and cornering. Lots of leg room with the fully adjustable wheel and seat. V6 has great acceleration an... Read More
Very Good. Very Dependable...would Provide My Daughter With One (if I Had A Daughter)
I love the quite and comfort, with the leather interior, of this car. .There are no rattles. This car should last a long time, with comfort and dependability over many cars. I love the power respon... Read More
I Have It And Like It, You Like Luxury This Is One Of Great Choices
car is great love the sound, engine is powerful, more to love in one car. reminds me of my 04 BMW 745IL. one thing is that it gets 18MPG in city and 25MPG highway i don't even know how they put that i... Read More
Money Spent On This Car Is Worth Every Penny...
car exterior is luxurious but on the down side has lack of personality. Interior has been loved by every one who has sat in it. Astonishingly fast compared to its weight ratio plus my weight :p. Love ... Read More