• (4.7) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $290$6,434
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 25
  • Engine: 200-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Toyota Avalon

1997 Toyota Avalon Reviews

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Ask a fan of English folklore what Avalon is, and the response could well be: the place where King Arthur is buried. Ask a car fan what Avalon is and the response will be: a car that's just as quiet. Because when Toyota implores you to "Feel The Tranquility" in their ad copy, they speak the truth. The overall driving experience of Toyota's Avalon XLS is: quiet. Start with th... Read full review for the 1997 Toyota Avalon

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by Avalon Lover! from on April 7, 2009

I own a 1997 toyota avalon & love it! drove it to colorado, michigan, louisiana, maine, hilton head, texas, runs well, protected me in an accident, helped my back pain b/c of the smooth ride

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