With its more potent powertrain, the 2023 Toyota Crown Platinum trim is clearly brisker, and its estimated 5.7-second launch to 60 mph is reasonable. The huge four-door's suspension has been calibrated for a comfortable ride, and the Platinum model does include adaptive dampers that sharpen things up.
- SMOOTH LEATHER SEAT
- BLIND SPOT MONITORING WITH SAFE EXIT ALERT
- 11 SPEAKER JBL AUDIO CLARI-FI AUDIO SYSTEM
- 21" ALLOY WHEELS
- PANORAMIC VIEW MONITOR
- DRIVER SEAT MEMORY SYSTEM
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The more potent Hybrid Max powertrain in the Platinum variant is said to provide about 29 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the interstate. The Crown's cabin has a suitably upscale appearance inside. In particular if they choose a Limited or Platinum model, drivers who trade in their Avalon sedans are in for an upgrade. The Crown might be an appealing option to full-size sedans that nonetheless follow a more conventional formula because the driving position is increased from a regular sedan height to something resembling a small SUV. Eight-way power-adjustable front seats with heating, dual-zone automatic climate control, and ambient interior lighting are standard on all versions. A panoramic sunroof, leather interior, and ventilated front seats are added in the Platinum models.
All models come standard with a 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen that runs Toyota's most recent and much upgraded software interface. The infotainment software incorporates Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which communicate wirelessly with cell phones. Digital gauges are shown on a second 12.3-inch display in front of the driver, and the Crown also boasts conveniences like a wireless smartphone charging pad, onboard Wi-Fi, and USB-C ports. An 11-speaker JBL stereo is included with the Platinum versions. The Crown is no different from the majority of Toyota vehicles in that it comes with a variety of standard driver-assistance systems. Automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assistance, automatic high-beam headlights, and other features are included as standard equipment on all models.