2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2019 Toyota Avalon

Yellow Volkswagen Arteon next to burgundy Toyota Avalon in comparison image

Almost overnight, the vehicles of today have become stronger and more capable on any terrain, which helps to explain why these kinds of values have made their way over to the consumer level. All-Wheel Drive capabilities and searing power are now commonplace on just about every kind of vehicle, most notably the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon and 2019 Toyota Avalon models. These two full-size sedans certainly bring much to the table, especially when you consider the amount of innovation and precision that each pack inside. So, which one of these two newcomers is best for what you need out of your drive?

Elgin Volkswagen is committed to giving you all the relevant information you need to make a comfortable and knowledgeable purchasing decision, so we’ve done some research on both the 2019 Arteon and Avalon models. Join us today as we take you through each, and it’ll be that much easier to find your new favorite!

2019 Arteon


2019 Avalon

$35,000 Starting MSRP $35,500
2.0-liter turbocharged Inline 4 Base Engine 3.5-liter V6
268 horsepower / 258 pound-feet of torque Horsepower / Torque Output 301 horsepower / 267 pound-feet
Yes, Standard Adaptive Chassis Control?  Optional

Test drive the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon near Chicago IL

Extravagance and elegance comes standard on both the 2019 Arteon and Avalon sedans, which offer premium audio systems (courtesy of Dynaudio® and JBL, respectively), leather-trimmed seating and automatic temperature control as standard features. However, when you need that added security that every aspect of your drive will keep your peace of mind intact, there’s nothing better than the 2019 Arteon. Around every corner, you can trust in not only its 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive capability – one of the best in the business when it comes to getting a handle on the road – but also its long line of driver assistance innovations, many of which are not present on the 2019 Toyota Avalon. Some of these include: 

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Monitor 
  • Light Assist
  • Lane Assist
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Front Assist
  • Park Assist
  • Park Distance Control 
  • Area View 
  • Many more!

We’ve only scratched the surface on the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon model’s full capabilities, so feel free to give Elgin VW a call today if you’re looking for more information on what it can offer. Our sales team is more than happy to help you schedule a no-obligation test drive and answer any questions you might have about this new-found icon!

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