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All-New 2013 Toyota Avalon Features Both Gasoline and Hybrid Powertrains

June 25, 2012
TORRANCE, Calif. (June 26, 2012) – When the all-new, North American designed and engineered 2013 Avalon goes on sale later this year, consumers can choose between a powerful V6 gasoline powertrain and Toyota’s proven Hybrid Synergy Drive.... more

Toyota Motor Corporation Outperforms Industry in the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Initial Quality Study

June 20, 2012
TORRANCE, Calif., June 20, 2012 – Toyota and Lexus vehicles captured five segment awards and five Toyota manufacturing facilities in Japan and North America won plant awards, including one Gold, in the 2012 Initial Quality Study (IQS), more than any other automaker in both categories.
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Toyota Earns Three 'Top Scoring Car Awards' in First Annual Total Car Score Rankings

May 23, 2012
TORRANCE, Calif., May 23, 2012 - - Toyota was named the winner in three automotive categories in the first annual Total Car Score “Top Scoring Car Awards” rankings. 
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2012 NY Auto Show - 2013 Toyota Avalon Reveal

April 05, 2012
TMS Group Vice President and Toyota Division General Manager Bob Carter reveals the 2013 Toyota Avalon at the New York International Auto Show, April 5, 2012.... more

The Sensational New 2013 Toyota Avalon Makes World Debut at the 2012 New York International Auto Show

April 05, 2012
NEW YORK, (April 5, 2012) – Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. revealed the all-new 2013 Avalon premium mid-size sedan today at the 2012 New York International Auto Show.... more

Toyota Motor Corporation Vehicles Dominate J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Vehicle Dependability Study

February 15, 2012
TORRANCE, Calif., February 15, 2012 – Eight Lexus, Toyota, and Scion models captured segment awards in the 2012 J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study, a performance equal to all other vehicle brands combined and more than twice as many as the runner-up nameplate.
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Fifteen Toyota, Lexus and Scion Vehicles Earn Top Safety Pick Awards

December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 -- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced that 15 Toyota, Lexus, and Scion vehicles earned Top Safety Pick awards for the 2012 model year, more than any other automaker.
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Customer FAQs for Toyota/Lexus Crankshaft Pulley Recall

November 09, 2011
1.      Which models are involved in this recall?
 
In the United States, approximately 420,000 Toyota and Lexus vehicles with V6 engines are involved. These include certain of the following models:
 
  • 2004 Avalon
  • 2004 and 2005 Camry, Highlander, Sienna, and Solara
  • 2006 Highlander HV
  • 2004 and 2005 Lexus ES330 and RX330
  • 2006 Lexus RX400h
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Toyota Announces Pricing for 2012 Avalon

November 09, 2011
TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2011 – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc. today announced manufacturer’s suggested retail prices (MSRP) for the 2012 Avalon sedan.
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Toyota Announces Voluntary Safety Recall of Certain Toyota and Lexus Vehicles to Replace the Crankshaft Pulley

November 09, 2011
TORRANCE, Calif., November 9, 2011 – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. (TMS), today announced that it will conduct a voluntary safety recall involving approximately 283,200 Toyota and 137,000 Lexus...... more

2012 Toyota Avalon Product Information

October 05, 2011

2012 Toyota Avalon Blends Luxury, Elegance and Efficiency in the Full-Size Segment

October 05, 2011
The Toyota Avalon, redesigned and made more efficient for the 2011 model year, moves into 2012 unchanged, still offering a unique combination of full-size room with understated luxury.
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Toyota Motor Sales Announces Price Increase for 2011 Toyota, Scion and Lexus Models

March 31, 2011
TORRANCE, Calif., March 31, 2011 - - Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), USA, Inc., announced manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) increases today for most 2011 Toyota, Scion and Lexus models.... more

Toyota Takes 10 Vincentric 'Best Value in America' Awards Including Best Overall Passenger Car

March 01, 2011
Toyota led all manufacturers with 10 winners in the 7th annual Vincentric’s Best Value in America awards for the 2011 model year.  Toyota’s award total was twice as many as the runner-up brand and represented nearly one-quarter of all awards selected.
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Toyota and Lexus Dominate '2011 Best Overall Value of the Year Awards' from IntelliChoice

February 05, 2011
Seven Toyota vehicles and four Lexus models today took the top spot in IntelliChoice’s “2011 Best Overall Value of the Year (BOVY) Awards” at the 2011 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) convention here. With 21 total awards handed out, Toyota and Lexus combined garnered over half of the trophies presented with 11 top honors.... more

Toyota, Lexus, Scion Earn 8 ‘Top Safety Pick’ Awards

December 22, 2010
Dec. 22, 2010 -- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced that eight Toyota, Lexus and Scion vehicles were among 66 winners of Top Safety Pick awards for 2011.... more

Toyota Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain 2011 Sienna Vehicles to Replace Stop Lamp Switch Bracket

December 13, 2010
Check here for news updates and FAQs for the safety recall campaigns.... more

Toyota Announces Prices for 2011 Corolla and Matrix

December 03, 2010
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), USA, Inc., announced manufacturer’s suggested retail prices (MSRP) today for the 2011 Corolla and Matrix. MSRP adjustments were also announced on 13 current 2011 Toyota models including Yaris Liftback and Yaris Sedan, Camry and Camry Hybrid, Avalon, RAV4, Highlander and Highlander Hybrid, Venza, 4Runner, Sienna, Sequoia and Land Cruiser. MSRP adjustments were also announced on all 2011 Lexus models.
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Facts Regarding Recent Technical Service Bulletin for Toyota Camry and Avalon

December 01, 2010
Some recent media reports have inaccurately characterized a Toyota Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) involving certain Camry, Camry Hybrid and Avalon as a recall, or have implied that customer vehicles may not have been repaired correctly. Toyota is providing the following facts to clarify and prevent potential misinformation.... more

Customer FAQs for Brake Master Cylinder Recall

October 21, 2010
Customer FAQs for Brake Master Cylinder Recall... more

Toyota Announces Intent to Voluntarily Recall Certain Toyota Avalon and Highlander, and Lexus GS300, IS250, and IS350 Vehicles to Replace a Brake Master Cylinder Seal

October 20, 2010
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today announced that it will conduct a voluntary Safety Recall involving approximately 740,000 – 2005 through 2006 Avalon, 2004 through 2006 Highlander (non Hybrid) and Lexus RX330, and 2006 Lexus GS300, IS250, and IS350 vehicles sold in the United States to address the possibility that a small amount of the brake fluid could slowly leak from the brake master cylinder, resulting in illumination of the brake warning lamp.... more

Toyota Announces Intent to Voluntarily Recall Certain Toyota Avalon and Highlander, and Lexus GS300, IS250, and IS350 Vehicles to Replace a Brake Master Cylinder Seal

October 20, 2010
Check here for news updates and FAQs for the safety recall campaigns.... more

Toyota Passenger Car Chronology

September 17, 2010
The chronology of Toyota's passenger cars.... more

2011 Toyota Avalon Debuts New Styling and Better Efficiency

2011 Toyota Avalon Debuts New Styling and Better Efficiency

September 09, 2010
Toyota has introduced a redesigned Avalon for 2011, teaming its 268-HP V6 engine with a six-speed automatic transmission for high fuel efficiency (29 MPG EPA highway rating). Evoking a time when travel was sophisticated, elegant and comfortable, the new Avalon combines a distinctive new exterior style and a restyled interior rich with premium touch points and practical new technologies.... more

2011 Toyota Avalon Product Information

September 08, 2010

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