The new Toyota Avensis on sale now with prices starting at approximately £18,450. This new model has undergone detailed changes to improve its dynamic performance and ride comfort. The best selling 2.0 litre D-4D engine has lower emissions and better fuel economy. Compared to the previous engine, combined cycle fuel economy has improved by 15% from 53.3 to 61.4mpg and a 14 per cent reduction has been achieved in CO2 emissions which fall from 139 to 119g/km.
This updated version has a more rigid body and benefits from changes to the front and rear suspension. Small adjustments have been made to the aerodynamics and strategic use of extra insulation material has further reduced NVH levels in the cabin. The electric power steering adopts a quicker gear ratio resulting in a more direct performance making the car more agile and maneuverable.
The new Toyota Avensis is the first Toyota to be equipped with Touch and Go Plus offering more advanced multimedia, navigation and information functions, including email integration. Touch and Go Plus is designed for quick and easy use with advanced voice recognition system for inputting navigation addresses.