One of the most popular luxury sedans in the UK, Toyota Avensis, is up for a generational change. This model represents promising performance and alluring style while marking a prominence with a premium class of its own. 2018 Toyota Avensis is set to emphasize on the significant improvements bestowed on its predecessor.
Like the current model, this new 2018 Toyota Avensis is set to offer 3 different engine options for putting out a versatile performance.
First, there’s a 1.6-liter diesel engine which integrates HVCC (Hydraulic Valve Clearance Compensation). This engine is to be improved in capability and the improved outputs might go as 199 lb-ft of torque at 1,750-2,250 RPM and 112 HP at 4,000 RPM. With a 6-speed manual transmission, acceleration of this engine goes 0 to 62 mph in 11.4 seconds. Similarly, the improved performance also caters combined EPA ratings to check at 67 mpg. Another engine option for Toyota Avensis 2018 is a 1.8-liter gasoline inline 4 which is dedicated to produce 147 HP at 6,400 RPM and 140 lb-ft of torque at 4,000 RPM. This engine uses the same 6-speed manual transmission and can complete the 0 to 62 mph sprint in 9.4 seconds. There’s even an option for a 6-speed automatic transmission. 3rd in the option comes a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder diesel engine that is supposed to crank out 144 HP at 4,000 RPM and 240 lb-ft of torque at 1,750-2,250 RPM. Performance wise, this mill might take less than 9 seconds to complete the 0 to 62 mph sprint.
Toyota Avensis Models
This model is appealing to the visual senses with its graceful design. Its stupendous exterior charisma sets a bold impression of ambiguity to the beholders. There’s something quirky about the front fascia as the headlights have a smooth and aerodynamic approach. These revised headlights even integrate automatic high beams. The large air intake works in tandem with the front bumper to dominate the lower front fascia.
Inside, the cabin is a haven. The cardinal style factor of this 2018 Toyota Avensis interior is an interplay between soft-touch materials and chrome highlights. Moreover, the cabin is technological adept too as modern features like Driver Assist take convenience to a whole new level.
Trims and Body Style
As usual, Toyota Avensis 2018 will offer 2 body configurations – Saloon and Touring Sport. Also offered 5 different trims, including Active, Business Edition, Design, Business Edition Plus and Excel. Finally, these trims have specific prices and the base model could start from $24,000.