The Toyota Camry, one of the oldest and one of the best selling saloons for the Japanese automaker worldwide, has received a generation upgrade for the year 2018. According to Toyota, the new age Camry takes forward the legacy of all its previous generations with design and characteristics of a modern day everyday vehicle.
Based on the automaker’s TGNA platform, the 2018 Toyota Camry gets quite an attractive exterior profile. It is reminiscent of the previous generations of this saloon but packs in a lot more character and appeal. The front end has been extensively sculpted, so is the side as well as the rear profile. On the whole, the 2018 Toyota Camry feels elegant while at the same time hinting towards a certain sporty side of things as well. ” Read Also: India bound Toyota Vios 2017 to launch in Thailand on the 23rd of January
The all-new 2018 Camry is, without a doubt, the most captivating mid-size sedan we've ever produced,” said Bob Carter, Toyota senior vice president of automotive operations. “It delivers on everything Camry owners have come to expect from America's best-selling car, and adds to it, jaw-dropping design, more advanced technology, cutting-edge safety systems, and stirring performance that raises it to an unparalleled level of excitement. Read More: Tata Hexa Vs Toyota Innova Crysta: Price, Features and Specifications based Comparison
The 2018 Toyota Camry gets an interior layout which speaks of a futuristic design along with reeking of luxury. The upholstery is primarily black in nature while to keep things interesting, there are plenty of silver and piano black highlights. But the main attraction of the cabin is the large touchscreen infotainment system which also combines with the controls for the air-con control module.
The new Toyota Camry features Toyota's latest Human Machine Interface (HMI) whose next-generation display technology offers a unique level of integrated information with minimal distraction. It relays information through three interlinked displays: available interlinked displays: a 10-inch color Head-Up Display (HUD); a seven-inch multi-information display within the instrument cluster, and an eight-inch audio/navigation display and HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) control panel that's seamlessly integrated into the center console in a modern, flush-surface design. Convenient and highly intuitive operation is assured through customizable features and smart phone-like touch screen icons that create a seamless connection and user workflow between the HMI system and other digital media. Read Also: Toyota Innova Crysta vs Toyota Fortuner: Which one is a better buy under INR 30 lakh
In the international markets, the 2018 Toyota Camry is to come with a 3.5-litre V6 D-4S fuel injection engine along with a choice of a 2.5-litre inline 4-cylinder petrol motor. The transmission responsibilities are to be handled by an 8-speed Direct-Shift automatic transmission while there will also be the Toyota Hybrid System (TH II) on offer as well.
The arrival of the 2018 Toyota Camry in India is expected to be sometime during the late 2017 or early 2018 with the price slotted to be around the mark of INR 25 to 30 lakh.