Two 2019 Toyota Avalon models parked in a warehouse

Toyota Will Include Apple CarPlay in New Toyota Avalon Models

The 2019 Toyota Avalon was revealed for the first time at the 2018 North American International Auto Show this month. The model saw changes inside and out but none made quite as big a splash as the announcement that the sedan would feature Apple CarPlay for the first time in a Toyota vehicle. This is great news for Toyota fans who were interested in the CarPlay system that has become a common feature in vehicles from other brands. Keep reading to learn more about the 2019 Toyota Avalon and when its release date is expected below.

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2019 Toyota Avalon Release Date

We still have a little longer to wait for the redesigned 2019 Avalon. Toyota announced that they are expecting to release the model at Toyota dealerships sometime in the late spring of 2018. In the past, the Ackerman Toyota dealership has received new models fairly close to their original release date. We are hoping to do the same with the 2019 Toyota Avalon and will release more information about availability on our website when it becomes available in the spring.

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What’s New for the Avalon?

2019 Toyota Avalon exterior in white on a grey backgroundThe 2018 Toyota Avalon is getting a full makeover for its fifth generation. Changes will be seen inside and out of the mid-size sedan and include some brand-new features to the Toyota lineup including the long-awaited inclusion of the Apple CarPlay system. Check out some of the features we are most excited about below.

  • Apple CarPlay
  • Dynamic Auxillary Turn Signals
  • Engine Sound Enhancement
  • Adaptive Variable Suspension
  • New V6 Engine and Hybrid Powertrain
  • TNGA K Sedan Platform
  • Multi-Link Rear Suspension
  • Standard Toyota Entune 3.0
  • Qi Wireless Charging
  • Amazon Alexa Connectivity

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Keep following the Ackerman Toyota blog as we release more information on the 2019 Toyota Avalon along with other Toyota news, model information, and automotive tips and tricks.