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2011 Toyota Avalon

2011 Subaru Legacy

  2011 Toyota Avalon 4-door Sedan (NAT) Angular Front Exterior View 2011 Subaru Legacy 4-door Sedan H4 Auto 2.5i Prem Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $29,876 $18,926
20/29 18/31
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Bottom Line The 2011 Toyota Avalon is at once traditional and modern, with a classy, comfortable luxury-car look and feel combined with top-notch safety and a great feature set. Read Full Review The 2011 Subaru Legacy is one of the best-handling mid-size sedans, and the only mainstream one to offer standard all-wheel drive. Read Full Review
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  • Pillowy, cushy ride
  • Straight-line acceleration
  • Light but confident steering feel
  • Cozy seating
  • Luxury-car features


  • Too much body motion
  • Very conservative design
  • Faux-wood trim


  • Precise steering and nimble handling
  • Quiet cabin and refined feel
  • All-weather ability, no matter which engine
  • Acceleration in 2.5GT and 3.6R
  • Roomy backseat


  • Bluetooth interface not available in base 2.5i
  • CVT aside, unimpressive fuel economy
  • Materials in 3.6R
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