XL models are suitably equipped with features such as 16-inch alloy wheels, tilt/telescopic steering wheel with mounted audio and climate controls, power adjustable driver seat with power lumbar, remote keyless entry, AM/FM 6-disc in-dash CD changer with satellite radio capability, MP3 and auxiliary input jacks, fabric 60/40 split manually reclining rear seats with silver metallic interior trim, auto up/down power windows front and rear and dual-zone automatic climate control.
The XLS edition piles on more luxury with amenities that include leather-trimmed power adjustable driver's seat with power lumbar support, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, auto-dimming rearview mirror with compass and Homelink, wood-grain style interior trim, 17-inch alloy wheels, power tilt/slide moonroof, integrated fog lamps and power heated outside mirrors with driver's side auto dimming feature.
For true opulence, there's the Limited trim, which serves as the technology flagship and includes a power rear sunshade, memory driver's seat, automatic rain-sensing wipers, auto-leveling HID headlamps with auto-on/off feature and Smart Key system with push-button start and remote illuminated entry. A 12-speaker JBL Synthesis AM/FM 6-disc in-dash CD changer with satellite radio and MP3 capability provides entertainment, while Bluetooth technology enables wireless communication with a cellular phone. Top options on the Avalon include a voice-activated DVD navigation system, dynamic laser cruise control, 8-way power passenger seat, and color-keyed deck spoiler.
With its perfect 5-star safety rating, Toyota has made safety in the 2010 Avalon a high priority. Elements like electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) and vehicle stability control (VSC) with traction control are standard across the lineup. Other standard safety features include 4-wheel anti-lock brakes, fully adjustable active front headrests, child restraints, an anti-theft system and airbags galore.