2018 Toyota Camry Expanded Standard Features and Release Date Information
The countdown to the new 2018 Toyota Camry has begun! The Camry has been a staple in the automotive market for the last 15 years, and it is once again back and ready to motor forward. The 2018 model year of the famous Camry houses a ton of upgrades to its technology, design, powertrain, and amenities. Check out the 2018 Toyota Camry’s expanded standard features and release date information.
2018 Toyota Camry Design Features and Details
If you’re like us, you’ve been anxiously awaiting news on Toyota’s coming advancements. Well, good news. You don’t have to wait anymore. Recently, the 2018 Toyota Camry made its debut at the Detroit Auto Show. This new generation of Camry has been redesigned and reimagined. Let’s see what it has in store for the 2018 Toyota Camry design features and details.
Updated Gas and Hybrid Powertrains
To begin, we’re going to tell you about the 2018 Toyota Camry’s new powertrain developments. Three new powertrains will be available on the new 2018 Camry. These include an all-new 2.5-liter inline-four-cylinder D-4S gasoline engine and a new 3.5-liter V6 with D-4S Fuel Injection, both of which are paired to a new eight-speed Direct-Shift automatic transmission (8AT) and a next-generation Toyota Hybrid System (THS II).
The all-new 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine provides a high power output and smooth operation. This new engine combines a host of Toyota’s most advanced technologies, making this new powerplant incredibly muscular and efficient. Peak horsepower is estimated at 206 at 6,600 rpm (176 horsepower at 5,700 rpm in the hybrid configuration) with torque estimated at 186 lb.-ft. at 5,000 rpm (163 lb.-ft. at 3,600-5,200 rpm for the hybrid). Fuel economy is also improved by the updates to the Camry’s powertrain. In fact, fuel efficiency saw a 26 percent improvement for combined mpg over the previous model.
Standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P)
The new Camry comes with updated standard features. This includes standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) for all models. This expansion of Toyota’s active safety platform lets drivers feel secure behind the wheel, knowing they have an extra set of eyes on the road. This suite of advanced active safety technologies includes Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection (PCS w/PD), Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist (LDA w/SA), and Automatic High Beams (AHB). Certain models will also come equipped with standard Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA). The available Intelligent Clearance Sonar (ICS) also includes a new Rear Cross Traffic Braking (RCTB) system.
All new 2018 Camry models will have 10 standard airbags and Toyota’s Star Safety System™. This will include Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, Anti-lock Braking System, and Smart Stop Technology®. Plus, all 2018 Toyota Camry vehicles will also come with a standard backup camera.
2018 Toyota Camry Availability and Price
The starting MSRP for the new 2018 Toyota Camry gas models will range from $23,495* for the value-driven L grade 4-cylinder to $34,950* for the Premium XSE V6. The MSRP for the Camry hybrid will range from $27,800* for the LE to $32,250* for the XLE.
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The new 2018 Toyota Camry is a stunning vehicle. Though the Camry has been produced for a number of years, the 2018 version sees new styling, refreshed performance, and technological advances to keep drivers moving forward. The 2018 Toyota Camry is reestablishing itself as the new standard in the midsize-sedan category.
Keep your eye out for the new 2018 Toyota Camry! This model is set to roll into dealerships in the late summer! You can view current Toyota Camry models in our online inventory along with all of our other new Toyota models. Looking for more information on the 2018 Toyota Camry’s expanded standard features and release date information? Contact us at Serra Toyota of Decatur. We’ll be glad to answer all of your questions.
*The MSRP for the Camry does not include the delivery, processing, and handling (DPH) fee of $885. The DPH fee for vehicles distributed by Southeast Toyota (SET) and Gulf States Toyota (GST) may vary.