The Camry's archrival is the Honda Accord, which is constantly the second-best-seller. A few various other midsize rivals consist of the Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Blend as well as Nissan Altima.
Toyota Camry 2009
New for 2009
The Camry's entry-level design transforms its name from CE to merely Camry.
The current-generation Camry's nose is blunter and the general account is sportier than its precursor. The tail remembers the full-size Avalon sedan, as well as the fenders have shoulders that give the trunklid a bulge.
The grilles identify one trim degree from one more. The SE likewise has rocker-panel and front-end extensions and also larger wheels Outside length is 189.2 inches as well as width comes in at 71.7 inches, placing the Camry on the small side of the midsize market.
-Readily available 16- or 17-inch wheels.
-Standard automatic headlamps
-Standard power mirrors
-Optional moonroof (not readily available on base Camry).
-Heated mirrors (requirement on XLE, optional on SE).
-Double chrome exhaust pointers (with V-6 only).
-Haze lamps (SE and XLE).
The Camry's guiding wheel both turns and also telescopes. XLE conventional textile is dealt with by the Fraichir procedure, which gives it a natural moisturizing component. The SE trim degree obtains its own sport-trimmed inside in darker colors with brownish-yellow gauges and a three-spoke wheel.
The CE and LE trims have divided, folding backseats. The XLE backrests recline 8 degrees, however they do not fold forward to prolong freight space into the cabin. Also, the Camry SE's seats do not fold up due to a V-shaped brace intended to stiffen the auto's structure and boost handling. There's 101.4 cubic feet for passengers to extend-- placing the car in the middle of the cram in terms of space. Exact same point goes with its 15-cubic-foot trunk.
-Readily available towel, Fraichir fabric as well as natural leather furniture.
-Typical air conditioning.
-Requirement cruise control, plus power home windows as well as locks.
-Leather-wrapped guiding wheel and also shifter (SE and also XLE).
-Optional heated pole position (SE and XLE).
-Optional eight-speaker JBL stereo with satellite radio (not on base Camry).
-Optional Bluetooth (not on base Camry).
-Optional navigation system (SE and also XLE).
Under the Hood
A four-cylinder engine is readily available on all designs, while the optional V-6 is available on all but the base Camry. The SE has firmer springs, shock absorbers, stabilizer bars and also bushings to enhance handling as well as limitation body roll compared with other trim degrees.
-Requirement 158-horsepower four-cylinder engine with 161 pounds-feet of torque.
-Optional 268-hp V-6 with 248 pounds-feet of torque.
-Conventional five-speed guidebook (four-cylinder).
-Optional five-speed automatic (four-cylinder).
-Optional six-speed automated (V-6).
-Optional push-button beginning (XLE).
Safety functions consist of:
-Criterion side-impact airbags.
-Conventional side drape air bags.
-Criterion chauffeur's knee airbag.
-Requirement anti-skid brakes system with brake help.
-Standard daytime running lamps.
-Optional digital security system.
-Standard engine immobilizer in case of ignition tampering.