The 2008 Toyota Avalon gets a new automatic transmission and a minor facelift.
This large car is a front-wheel-drive, five-passenger sedan.
It has a 268-hp 3.5-liter V6 engine.
A new 6-speed automatic transmission replaces last year's 5-speed automatic.
Available safety features include ABS, traction control, antiskid system, curtain side airbags, and front side airbags.
The Touring comes with firmer suspension tuning and unique trim.
Leather upholstery is standard except on the XL.
All models have rear seatbacks with adjustable recline.
A navigation system is available for Touring, XLS, and Limited. The 2008 Avalon gets a revised grille and bumper treatment.