1998 Toyota Avalon

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16 reviews
Available Price Range $973-$6,701 Trims2 Combined MPG 25 Seats 5-6

Our Take on the 1998 Toyota Avalon

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It must have been fate that brought us the '98 Buick Regal and '98 Toyota Avalon at about the time Ma Nature brought us snowstorm No. 5, or was it No. 6? Regal and Avalon are somewhat similar, yet very different. Both are midsize front-wheel-drive sedans that cater to buyers with a little dough. Regal is the stop between Century and LeSabre. Avalon is a move up from the Camry without... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.6 out of 5

Based on 16 reviews


by AvalonFan from Kansas City, MO on December 4, 2009

I own 1998 avalon that I bought new. It has 256k miles on it. No engine problems, no transmission problems, no mechanical problems whatsoever. I have spent money only on routine maintenance. I am look... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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