A 157-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine is mounted in the majority of Camrys, and a new 225-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 is readily available in the SE sedan for 2004. A five-speed-automatic transmission is currently used. A brand-new Restricted Version Camry showcases crystal white paint, champagne-colored badging, a special grille as well as fawn indoor fabric. Designs consist of the conventional LE, high end XLE and also stylish SE, which has different suspension adjusting as well as 16-inch sport tires.
04 Toyota Camry
Toyota asserts that the current-generation Camry has crisper, bolder, much more high end designing compared to its predecessor. With a 107.1-inch wheelbase and gauging 189.2 inches long overall, the Camry is about the very same dimension as the Honda Accord. The flashy SE sedan features haze lights, a rear looter and also a black grille with chrome trim.
Although Honda offers its Accord in both coupe and sedan types, the Camry comes just in a four-door body design. Toyota's Camry Solara coupe, which was revamped for 2004, has various designing and is dealt with as a separate version.
The Camry's interior area is ample for four adults and acceptable for five. The chauffeur's seat has sufficient fore and aft traveling to fit high and also brief individuals. Standard 60/40-split rear seatbacks supplement the load volume of the trunk, which holds 16.7 cubic feet of cargo.
Extra tools on the XLE design consists of power pole positions, warmed mirrors, automated environment control, an engine immobilizer/alarm, keyless access and also a rear sunshade. The sportier SE sedan obtains distinct sporting activity textile furniture, brushed-chrome interior trim, a leather-wrapped wheel and gearshift lever, and also sport gauges. Models showcasing the transmission could be outfitted with optional power-adjustable pedals. Toyota's navigating system is offered as a choice.
Under the Hood
Toyota's 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine generates 157 hp as well as teams with a four-speed-automatic or five-speed-manual transmission. The 210-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 comes just with a five-speed automated. A new 225-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 is readily available for the SE.
Side-impact airbags for the front seats as well as side curtain-type air bags are conventional in the XLE and also optional in the various other trim levels. The driver-side front airbag deploys in 3 phases. Anti-skid brakes are common on the XLE and on versions equipped with the V-6 engine as well as are supplied as optional equipment on four-cylinder LE as well as SE cars.
If the Camry has actually been criticized for anything, it's been for dull styling. Many Camry consumers aren't looking for showy appearances yet instead Toyota's track record for reliability, high quality and also exceptional resale worth.
All the preferable Camry features are below, and they're most likely much better now compared to in the past. Owners obtain a happily comfortable trip, adequate interior area, blissful quietness as well as moderately energised performance. Acceleration reaches well past the appropriate mark with the four-cylinder engine, which has to do with as peaceful as models powered by the V-6.
Only a little penalty in ride comfort appears in the sporty SE, which assures somewhat tauter handling compared to other Camry models; yet the distinctions are less than dramatic. The manual transmission in the Camry performs admirably, and its lever clicks crisply with the equipments.