Toyota’s refreshed 2016 Avalon arrived in the Windy City at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show and is ready to go on sale later this fall. As you can see from the photos, the vehicle shows a wider lower front grille with narrow upper grille design, new LED headlights, redesigned turn signals which replace the fog lights, redesigned LED taillights and a chromed rear bumper accent.
According to Toyota, the V6-powered models will be available with a choice of five distinct grades: XLE, XLE Plus, XLE Premium, Limited and Touring. Customers looking for a hybrid version will be able to choose from three separate grades: XLE Plus, XLE Premium and Limited.
XLE and XLE Plus models come as standard with redesigned 17-inch alloy wheels, a 7-inch Entune Audio Plus screen, premium woodgrain dash ornamentation as well as the tire-specific Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).
XLE Premium grade also received some technology upgrades such as Entune Premium Audio with Navigation and App Suite and the Qi Wireless Charging as standard.
Avalon Touring models receive new 18-inch dark gray painted alloy wheels, a sporty front fascia, LED headlights with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) and unique “Touring” badge.