When we compare the Toyota Avalon XLE's and the Toyota Camry XLE's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Avalon XLE has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability, interior volume and base engine power. The Toyota Camry XLE has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Avalon XLE's and the Toyota Camry XLE's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Avalon XLE is a better car than the Toyota Camry XLE.
Toyota Avalon XLE vs. Toyota Camry XLE Pricing
A used 2022 Toyota Avalon XLE ranges from $28,171 to $36,937 while a used 2022 Toyota Camry XLE is priced between $28,992 to $36,023.
Toyota Avalon XLE vs. Toyota Camry XLE Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Toyota Avalon XLE loses 47.7 percent of its value and the Toyota Camry XLE loses 40.7 percent of its value. This means the Toyota Camry XLE retains 7.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Toyota Avalon XLE.
Toyota Avalon XLE vs. Toyota Camry XLE Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Toyota Avalon is 8.9 out of 10 while the Toyota Camry's quality rating is 9.0 out of 10. This results in the Toyota Avalon being ranked 1 out of 8 Best Large Cars and the Toyota Camry being ranked 2 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars.
Toyota Avalon XLE vs. Toyota Camry XLE Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Toyota Avalon is 9.8 out of 10. For the Toyota Camry the reliability rating is 9.0 out of 10. This gives the Toyota Avalon a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Toyota Camry.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota Avalon XLE’s base engine makes 301 horsepower, and the Toyota Camry XLE base engine makes 203 horsepower. The XLE is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 464 miles. The XLE is rated to deliver an average of 31 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 600 miles. This gives the Toyota Camry XLE the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Toyota Avalon XLE. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Toyota Avalon XLE, a large car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Toyota Camry XLE, a midsize car, has the advantage in the area of rear head room. The Toyota Avalon XLE and Toyota Camry XLE are comparable in regards to front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Toyota Avalon XLE and the Toyota Camry XLE have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.