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By AutoDrone on
2011 Toyota Avalon Limited 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 6A)
Between my family and I we have owned every model of Avalon Toyota has ever made. They've never been particularly striking cars, but they've been great bang-for-the-buck and the rear legroom is unbeatable. The 2011 exterior changes that, it looks 1000 times better. Unfortunately the interior seems to have been downgraded. The "faux-wood" has less shine and looks like a rental car and the fake brushed metal (plastic) center console is ugly and overhangs the rest of the dash by a good inch. The quality of the stitching in the rear seats seems lower as well. I really wanted to like this car based on the tech/look upgrades, but the interior changes are low rent. New version in 2 years.
navigation, bluetooth, mirror signals, new body design, HUGE backseat (reclining) and rear sunshade
Fix the faux-wood. If you can't make it look real than don't make it look like wood. The center console plastic is poorly molded. Navigation doesn't work when not in park (deal killer). Rear seat stitching is taxi quality.