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2012 Chevrolet Impala

2012 Toyota Avalon

  2012 Chevrolet Impala 4-door Sedan LS Retail Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Toyota Avalon
Invoice $24,729 $29,876
18/30 19/28
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Bottom Line The 2012 Impala has a dated design and lacks excitement, but a stronger, smoother powertrain should make its simple layout and excellent interior space more palatable. Read Full Review A classy, comfortable near-luxury sedan, the 2012 Toyota Avalon has a more modern look but traditional big-car handling and smooth performance. Read Full Review
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  • A truly large interior
  • Plenty of cargo space
  • Cushy highway ride
  • Strong new powertrain


  • Anonymous exterior
  • Dowdy interior
  • Lacks navigation, USB
  • Soft, flat front seats


  • Cushy ride
  • Quick in a straight line
  • Confident, light steering
  • Very comfortable seats
  • Luxury equipment list


  • Lots of body roll
  • Conservative looks
  • Some glitzy interior trim
  • Overlaps Lexus pricing
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