The Camry's archrival is the Honda Accord, which is regularly the second-best-seller. A couple of other midsize competitors include the Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion and Nissan Altima.
09 Toyota Camry
New for 2009
The Camry's entry-level version changes its name from CE to simply Camry.
The current-generation Camry's nose is blunter and the total account is sportier than its precursor. The tail recalls the full-size Avalon sedan, as well as the fenders have shoulders that provide the trunklid a hump.
The grilles identify one trim level from another. The SE likewise has rocker-panel as well as front-end extensions as well as larger wheels Exterior length is 189.2 inches and also size can be found in at 71.7 inches, putting the Camry on the tiny side of the midsize market.
-Readily available 16- or 17-inch wheels.
-Standard automatic headlamps
-Typical power mirrors
-Optional moonroof (not offered on base Camry).
-Warmed mirrors (criterion on XLE, optional on SE).
-Double chrome exhaust pointers (with V-6 only).
-Haze lights (SE and also XLE).
The Camry's guiding wheel both turns and telescopes. XLE common material is treated by the Fraichir process, which gives it an all-natural moisturizing element. The SE trim degree obtains its very own sport-trimmed inside in darker shades with amber assesses and a three-spoke steering wheel.
The CE and also LE trims have actually divided, folding backseats. The XLE backrests recline 8 degrees, yet they do not fold forward to expand freight area right into the cabin. Furthermore, the Camry SE's seats do not fold up as a result of a V-shaped brace planned to stiffen the cars and truck's framework and enhance handling. There's 101.4 cubic feet for guests to stretch out-- placing the car in the middle of the pack in terms of area. Exact same thing goes with its 15-cubic-foot trunk.
-Offered cloth, Fraichir cloth as well as leather upholstery.
-Standard cruise ship control, plus power windows as well as locks.
-Leather-wrapped steering wheel as well as shifter (SE and also XLE).
-Optional heated front seats (SE as well as XLE).
-Optional eight-speaker JBL stereo with satellite radio (not on base Camry).
-Optional Bluetooth (out base Camry).
-Optional navigation system (SE and also XLE).
Under the Hood
A four-cylinder engine is available on all versions, while the optional V-6 is offered on almost the base Camry. The SE has firmer springtimes, shock absorbers, stabilizer bars and bushings to improve handling and restriction body roll compared to various other trim levels.
-Requirement 158-horsepower four-cylinder engine with 161 pounds-feet of torque.
-Optional 268-hp V-6 with 248 pounds-feet of torque.
-Basic five-speed guidebook (four-cylinder).
-Optional five-speed automatic (four-cylinder).
-Optional six-speed automated (V-6).
-Optional push-button beginning (XLE).
Safety attributes include:
-Criterion side-impact airbags.
-Standard side curtain air bags.
-Standard motorist's knee air bag.
-Requirement anti-skid brakes system with brake aid.
-Criterion daytime running lamps.
-Optional electronic stability system.
-Criterion engine immobilizer in case of ignition meddling.