2018 Toyota Camry: Price, Hybrid, Review

Japanese Manufacturer has always been known for its nicely designed and quality vehicles. This time they decided to reveal a new 2018 Toyota Camry. This is one of the best selling sedans which will appear with new style, better fuel economy and great driving experience.

New Camry is a mid-size sedan which now comes as the eight generation model. Automaker wanted to make its styling more impressive and to improve its handling and driving pleasure. The out coming Toyota will be available in four trim levels. Those are: LE (the base model), XLE, SE sporty version and XSE. It has just been presented at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show. Its key competitors will be Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Accord, Ford Fusion, and Hyundai Sonata.

Powertrain and transmission

Under the hood of 2018 Toyota Camry will be found three types of engines. The base is a 2.5-liter four cylinder engine with the output of 178 horses and 170 pound-feet of torque. This one will be paired with an eight-speed automatic gearbox. The second option is a 3.5-liter V6. This engine will be capable of making around 268 horsepower It will be mated to a six-speed automatic. Finally, the last version will be a hybrid. This engine will combine a 2.5-liter 4 cylinder and two electric motors and will be paired with CVT.  Speaking of the fuel economy, Automaker says that 2018 Camry will be the most fuel efficient in the whole lineup.

2018 Toyota Camry front

Exterior and interior

2018 Toyota Camry will now be underpinned with new platform. It is the latest Toyota New Generation Architecture platform. It was firstly used for Prius hybrid last year`s model. Therefore, with new building, Camry will be more confident, more athletic and more fun to drive. In addition to this, it will also have a lower center of gravity. Company promises that the costumers will immediately notice the difference. New Toyota will also be larger than the current model too. It will be for longer, wider and lower for an inch.

When it comes to exterior design, Camry will be definitively better looking than any other model before. Its sleek, refreshed and very attractive design will make it even more popular. A narrow, slightly revised grille with a pair of sport LED headlamps will dominate the front fascia. The rear end of the vehicle will be restyled, and will be better sculpted. The tail lamps will be wide and horizontal. The rear bumper is also going to be refreshed. Moreover, for the first time, Company will offer a quad-tip dual exhaust. Wheels will range in a size from 16 to 19 inches which will depend on a trim level.

2018 Toyota Camry rear

Inside, 2018 Toyota Camry will show some surprises too. We will notice completely redesigned front seats. Toyota has used soft-touch materials in its design. Also, a combination of several colors made it more interesting and impressive. The dashboard will feature an eight-inch touchscreen with new Entune infotainment system. As for the safety, every Camry will be provided with 10 airbags. adaptive cruise control, lane-departure alert etc. Blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert will be available too.

Release date and price of 2018 Toyota Camry

2018 Toyota Camry should appear on the market in 2017, in late summer. Its base price is expected to be similar to the price of the current model. So it is expected to be around $24,000.

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