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On this day in history: July 27
  • 1909: The newly found General Motors buys Buick
  • 1917: Ford introduces a truck, the Ford Model TT
  • 1956: Studebaker-Packard enters joint management agreement with Curtiss-Wright
  • 2017: The Guide de l'auto 2018 goes on sale!
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2021: Lexus ES/Toyota Avalon
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. Large sedans have become somewhat of a strange breed. Competitors like the Nissan Maxima, Chrysler 300, Volkswagen Arteon and Kia Stinger are now fighting for attention from the same customers.
NewsToyota Camry and Avalon are Both Getting AWD
As winter takes over in most of Canada, Toyota has great news for drivers: the popular Camry and the larger Avalon will soon add an all-wheel drive option. Unfortunately, the Camry AWD will not go on sale before early spring (as a 2020 model), when pretty much all the snow …
NewsThe Car Guide’s 2019 Best Buys: Toyota Avalon
In order to help consumers during their new-vehicle shopping process, The Car Guide’s team of journalists publishes each year its Best Buys in a wide range of car and truck segments. In the full-size sedan category, it’s the Toyota Avalon that grabbed the Best Buy title for 2019. Fresh of …
NewsToyota Avalon Touring Sport: Celebrating Its 20th Birthday In Style
There are a lot of ways to celebrate two decades of existence on Earth. In the automotive world, cars that have a chance to turn 20 years-old typically get a special-edition run. The Toyota Avalon is no exception to this rule: since production started in 1994, the Japanese automaker decided …
RecallsToyotas Recalled Over Spider-Related Issue
Toyota is recalling over 870,000 vehicles due to concerns that under the right conditions, airbags could be unintentionally deployed. In some cases, spider webs in the air conditioning condenser drainage tube can create a blockage, causing water to spill onto an airbag control module. Water on the circuit boards would …
NewsToyota Avalon Hybrid Sold Over Home Shopping Network
Have you ever been up late at night flipping channels on your television and thought, 'if only I could pick up the phone right now and buy a car?' Toyota seems to think that the answer to that question might be yes, which explains the brand's recent foray into direct …
NewsHigh Performanece Toyota Avalon On The Way?
In perhaps one of the more shocking stories to have hit the newswire this past week comes a report from Autoblog that Toyota is actually investing time and effort into the design and possible production of a high performance edition of the Toyota Avalon. The Avalon, which is typically thought …
New ModelsAll-New 2013 Toyota Avalon Features Both Gasoline and Hybrid Powertrains
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. The efficiency offered by the new hybrid model will help the all-new premium mid-size sedan achieve excellent fuel economy …
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