(4.7) 19 reviews
MSRP: $933$4,781
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
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 mo... Read full review for the 1998 Toyota Avalon

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1998 Toyota Avalon

by chiefdet01 from on January 13, 2009

This car is a low profile high-end winner. I have always driven either Lincoln or Mercedes Benz. This car is very nearly the equal of my last (2004) Towncar. Except for city driving (this 11 year-old ... Read Full Review

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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.

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