The 2018 Toyota Camry now receives updates on styling, equipment as well as driver assistance systems
Like the Prius and C-HR, this latest Toyota Camry sits on Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) modular platform which is said to provide a “fun driving experience”. Accordingly, the car will get a 30% stiffer structure and 48 mm longer wheelbase. These facilitate the suspension operation and make space for the cabin.
The 2018 Toyota Camry sits on Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) modular platform
Here’s what most Camry buyers need to know about the engines: the entry-level model will be gifted with an all-new 2.5-liter ‘Dynamic Force’ four-cylinder engine, knocking out 206 hp and 252 Nm of torque. The same engine is present in hybrid version with a smaller output of 176 hp and 221 Nm of peak torque. Meanwhile, rang-topping grade will come with 3.5-liter V6 unit delivering 362 hp and 362 Nm. These two engines are mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission; however, the hybrid version still remains a CVT.
Rang-topping grade will come with 3.5-liter V6 engine delivering 362 hp and 362 Nm
What’s more is that Toyota will offer its new Camry a range of driver assistance system including Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Rear Cross Traffic Braking and more.
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Toyota will offer its new Camry a range of driver assistance system
The interior will feature Toyota’s new Entune 3.0 infotainment system, remote start and door unlock capability, vehicle status notifications, vehicle finder, a guest driver monitor and a WiFi hotspot as well.
As expected, the new Toyota Camry will be available for sale in September from $23,495 (₱ 1,176,254).
Know more about Toyota Camry 2024
The Toyota Camry is a midsize sedan positioned by Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) for the premium market. The latest generation version was introduced globally in 2017, while TMP revamped its variant lineup with the all-new 2023 Toyota Camry V HEV 2.5 AT. Currently, this is the sole variant for the said model and Toyota Camry Price Philippines starts at Php 2,442,000. Under the hood of the new 2.5 V HEV is a 2.5-liter inline-4 gasoline engine capable of making up to 176 horsepower and 221 Nm of torque. Combined with the motor generator, it can produce up to 208 horsepower. It is then paired with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) which then sends power to its front wheels.
Size-wise, the 2023 Toyota Camry is 4,885mm long, 3,840mm wide, and 1,445mm in height. It also has a ground clearance of 140mm, and a wheelbase length of 2,820mm.
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