2021 Toyota Avalon at Umansky Toyota

The Toyota Avalon enters its 2021 model year with some impressive upgrades. For the first time, this mid-size sedan is now available in all-wheel drive, making it even more appealing to customers who may wish to drive in cold weather conditions. New for this year, Toyota ushers in the XSE Nightshade with sleek black finishes on its name badges, door handles, and 19-inch wheels. The XSE Nightshade joins the Avalon's other trim levels, the XLE, XSE, Limited, TRD, and Touring, each with an elegant and spacious interior outfitted with a 9-inch digital touchscreen display. 


Available 3.5L V6 Engine

Engineered to provide impressive power while being efficient at heart.

Avalon TRD

It's time to crank up your commute and turn heads wherever you go.


All-New Avalon XSE Nightshade Edition

With an emphasis on style, you can bring more attitude along for the ride.

Avalon Touring Edition

Striking details on Avalon Touring give subtle hints at its aggressive side.


Avalon Hybrid Interior

Authentic materials and modern design welcome you inside Avalon Hybrid.

Heated Steering Wheel

Avalon's available heated steering wheel warms up when things get cold.


Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

Intended for highway use, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) lets you drive at a preset speed.

Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection

The Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection (PCS w/PD) is designed to help detect a vehicle or pedestrian in certain situations.

2021 Toyota Avalon Trim Levels and Features


  • Blind Spot Monitor (BSM)
  • AWD Available
  • Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
  • Amazon Alexa Compatible

XSE Nightshade

  • Paddle Shifters
  • Aluminum Pedal Covers
  • Gloss-Black Accents
  • 19-in. Black-Painted Wheels


  • 19-in. TRD Matte-Black Wheels
  • TRD Track Tuned Suspension
  • 12.9-in Front Disc Brakes
  • Red Painted Front & Rear Calipers


  • Adaptive Variable Suspension system
  • Premium Audio with JBL
  • Dynamic Auxiliary Turn Signals
  • LED Headlights


  • 18-in. super chrome alloy wheels
  • Premium Audio with JBL
  • AWD Available
  • Includes 14 Speakers

Travel in Style with the 2021 Toyota Avalon!

The luxurious interior of the 2021 Avalon comes standard even in lower trim levels. Passengers enjoy ample legroom in the front and rear seats, as well as over 16 cubic feet of trunk cargo space. Upper trim levels feature quilted leather paneling, while the TRD commands attention with bright red seatbelts and sporty contrast stitching. Some standard features include dual-zone climate control with rear-seat air vents, auto-dimming rearview mirror, dual-zone climate control with rear-seat air vents, and more. In upper trim levels like the TRD and Touring, you'll find premium features like heated rear seats and ventilated front seats, a universal garage remote, and a surround-view rearview camera, to name a few!

2021 Avalon Powertrain with New AWD Option

Front-wheel drive models of the Toyota Avalon come with a standard 301-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 engine paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. New for 2021, the Avalon XLE and Avalon Limited are both available in all-wheel drive, with a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine providing 205 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque, and of course makes for better handling and conditions so you can drive with confidence. For those looking for a sportier feel, the SXE comes with a stiffer suspension, while the TRD takes it up a notch with track-tuned suspension, lower ride height, large-size front brakes, and summer performance tires available for 2021. 

New and Improved Tech for the 2021 Toyota Avalon

In keeping with its sleek and suave design themes, the 2021 Toyota Avalon is equipped with technology for both entertainment and driver convenience. A 7-inch Multi-Information Display (MID) is intuitively placed within your sightline to display turn-by-turn navigation, as well as information about your vehicle. The dashboard features a central control panel with 9-inch Toyota Audio System. Below the central control panel is the eBin, which slides open to reveal USB-C power ports, a 12-V plug, and available wireless Qi charger. For this model year, Android Auto compatibility is now available along with Apple CarPlay, and you can listen to music on a standard eight-speaker Toyota Plus Audio system in the XLE, XSE, and TRD trims. 

Visit Us Today at Umansky Toyota in Charlottesville, VA!

The Toyota Avalon has really hit its stride for 2021, with impressive features and signature design touches inside and out. Drivers who choose the Avalon have more options than ever before to customize their vehicle to suit their unique needs. It's truly versatile, appealing to families who enjoy the roomy and accommodating cabin, as well as adventurous drivers seeking a sporty feel and eye-popping aesthetic. Here at Umansky Toyota, we're excited to introduce you to your perfect Avalon model, as well as answer questions and help with financing. Shop online under our Inventory page, or give us a call to speak with our knowledgeable staff!

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