2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid Specs, mpg, release, price

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid will be mostly carried over, since Japanese producer made some significant changes on the previous model. 2015 model year brought somewhat unexpected makeover, since Toyota redesigned its Camry for 2012 model year, which is three years ago. This decision is rather unusual, since the time between redesigns is twice longer for most car producers, including Toyota. Based on that, we can expect very little news from the new model year, which should bring practically the same model, with minor to none changes.

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid Front

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid exterior and interior

Camry is one of the most popular hybrid sedans on the market, especially due to the fact that it looks and feels like a “regular” vehicle. Its last model year changes included some exterior refreshments, which are not negligible. Still fresh, with recently changed grill, sculpted side lines, and reshaped lighting, Camry looks bold and aggressive. It offers various color choices, which will be additionally enhanced for this model year. Beside exterior paint, Toyota will doubtable change anything on the outside, and with today’s appearance of Camry Hybrid, we have to say that there is no need for that.

Interior is also changes with previous model. It now has better materials and more features. Trim levels are carried over, and 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid also offer three of them, including LE, SE and XLE. Trims are divided in order to deliver the drive and styling sensation by the preferences of its buyers. Base LE is classic, and comes with a tilt/telescoping steering wheel, 16-inch steel wheels, auto on/off headlights, full power accessories, heated mirrors, remote access and start, backup camera, two-zone automated A/C, cruise control, a drive computer, Bluetooth connectivity (phone and audio), a 6.1-inch screen and Entune sound system with 6-speakers, CD player, AUX port and a USB/iPod interface.

SE trim is designed in a sportier way, and offers styling cues which support that feeling, while XLE is luxurious. Top XLE offers all features that you might wish in the LE trim, and enhances the interior with leather upholstery and bigger display (7-inch).

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid Interior

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid performance and mpg

Performance of the 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid is based on a gasoline 4-cylinder engine which is combined with a battery pack and electric motor. The engine alone is a 2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder DOHC with an output of 178 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque. However 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid is capable to deliver 200 hp of combined power which allows it to accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 7.6 seconds. The power is transferred to front wheels via CVT.

Fuel economy rates are great, but, unlike you might think, there is a difference in numbers on trims. The base LE is rated at 43/39/41 mpg city/highway/combined, while top trim XLE offers lower mileage. Top trim is EPA-rated at 40/38/40 mpg.

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid Rear

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid price and release date

Depending on the rival we compare 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid with, it will be ranked very good. Although some of its competitors, such as Ford Fusion Hybrid and Honda Accord Hybrid would beat it some parameters, Camry takes advantage on Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid and Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. The price for 2016 model year should stay in the same range, and it should start around $27,000, while each trim will add another $1,000 on that price tag, or slightly more.  Release, however is expected during the mid-2015, while sales should start around fall same year.

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2 Responses to 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid Specs, mpg, release, price

  1. andy crussell says:

    looking at the 2016 camera hybird

  2. precious says:

    I love Di’s car

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