One Fine Automobile
By sayu on
2003 Toyota Avalon XLS 4dr Sedan w/Bucket Seats (3.0L 6cyl 4A)
This has got to be the sleeper sedan of
all. Hard to find any articles or data,
beyond what we owners write, about this
vehicle. I tried to uncover something,
anything, on this model, before I went
Looked at many sedans. Our objective
was to find one with lots of room, yet
would be easy for around town mobility.
We love room and comfort while on the
road, and this car delivers in spades.
Totally satisfied with this car. It has
it all, if you can live with a spirited
6 cylinder, for half the price of some
I actually love the handling. Strong
engine and I'm getting 30 mpg on the
road. Tons of room.
The auto sensing wipers – ‘how have I
lived this long without them’, and the
stability control system are both
ported over from Lexus and are well
The only quibbles I might have ---
picky, picky, is my knee tends to bump
up against the lower dash upon entry if
not careful. The sunroof air deflector
seems to deflect while in vibration
mode, and it would be nice to do a 90
degree corner at 60.
Hey, it's only a sedan.