2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid horsepower
With a host of newly available standard features, the 2017 Toyota Camry is well on its way to maintaining its spot as the top-selling passenger car for the 15th straight year. The 2017 Camry and Camry Hybrid offer incredible capability and dependability when compared to other midsize sedans. The 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid horsepower numbers have been released and they are quite impressive!
The Camry Hybrid can put out an impressive 200 horsepower and produce 200 pound-feet of torque with the help of its electric motor. Let’s dive in deeper to see what the Camry Hybrid has to offer in 2017.
High marks for 2017 Camry fuel economy
Toyota has been the one of the leaders in hybrid vehicle technology since the release of the Toyota Prius! The Camry Hybrid has a long line of fuel-efficient genes to draw from in with its Hybrid Synergy Drive powertrain.
Fuel economy numbers for the 2017 Camry are expected to be: 42 mpg city, 38 mpg highway, and 40 mpg combined.
Read More: 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid trims and features
Not only is the 2017 Camry Hybrid efficient, but it also packs quite a punch under the hood. According to Toyota, the 2017 Camry can accelerate from zero-to-60 miler per hour in 7.6 seconds.
Thanks to the Hybrid Synergy Drive, shifting is seamless in the 2017 Camry. The Hybrid Synergy Drive combines output from a 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder engine and a high-torque electric motor through its transaxle. Power is varied between the electric motor and gas engine, or combines both as need, allowing a 200 horsepower engine output.
Toyota hybrid regenerative braking
Hybrid technology has advanced a lot since it was introduced. Toyota has been at the forefront of the hybrid industry for years, pioneering technology like regenerative braking that converts the electric motor to a generator, capturing kinetic energy from the wheels and sending it to the hybrid battery pack for storage.