The 2017 Toyota Avalon and the 2017 Chrysler 300 are two luxury models placed on the market by each car maker this year, and in a lot of ways, they’re comparable vehicles. Both are listed around the $30,000 mark, giving buyers luxury options with value. Both are also relatively fuel efficient vehicles with power, and both are within a few inches of each other in terms of their spacious interiors. That being said, there are a few key differences that set one apart from the other.
The 2017 Toyota Avalon has many of the same features as the 2017 Chrysler 300, but is listed at a lower MSRP of $29,925, while the 2017 300 is listed above $30,000 at $31,734. While the 300 has an available V8 that offers a bit more horsepower than the 2017 Avalon, the Avalon is a more fuel efficient vehicle, averaging 11.4 L/100 KM in the city and 7.7 on the highway compared to 12.4 in the city and 7.7 on the highway for the 300. For buyers looking for more luxury bang for their buck and a more fuel-efficient model, the 2017 Toyota Avalon is the way to go.
|2017 Toyota Avalon||versus||2017 Chrysler 300|
|11.4||City L/100 KM||12.4|
|7.7||Highway L/100 KM||7.7|
|42.1||Front Row Legroom (in)||41.8|
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True, the 2017 Chrysler 300 has an available V8 engine with 292 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. But the 300 also comes standard with a V6, as does the 2017 Avalon, plus the Avalon’s 268 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque offer plenty of power for drivers to navigate the road while doing so at a more fuel-efficient 11.4 L/100 KM in the city.
The 2017 Avalon comes with a variety of options for drivers as it is available in 8 different trim levels including XLE, XLE Plus, XLE Premium, Touring and Limited. The 2017 Avalon also comes available in three different hybrid trims – Hybrid XLE Plus, Hybrid XLE Premium and Hybrid Limited.
The 2017 300 only comes in four available trim levels – Limited, 300S, 300C and 300C Platinum – and does not offer a hybrid model like the 2017 Avalon.
While the 2017 Toyota Avalon and the 2017 Chrysler 300 are both good value luxury models offered by each maker this year, car buyers looking to make their dollar go a little bit further into the luxury pool should seek out the 2017 Avalon. With its more fuel efficient and still powerful engine at a lower starting MSRP, the 2017 Avalon defines luxury value on the market today.
For more information or to test drive a 2017 Toyota Avalon, or any of the new available 2017 Toyota models, stop in or contact Truro Toyota.