Toyota Camry Hybrid gets powered by the same 2.5 litre petrol hybrid engine
Toyota India have finally upgraded their premium Camry sedan to Bharat Stage 6.The price increase from BS 4 to BS 6 is Rs. 93,000 with being priced at Rs. 36.95 Lakhs.With the update to the latest emission norms, no changes have been made to the interior or exterior or feature list as well.
Under the hood, Camry Hybrid gets 2.5 L petrol-hybrid 4 cylinder engine with displacement of 2487 cc.The unit puts out 176 BHP @ 5700 RPM and 221 NM @ 3600 RPM.It gets 245 V nickel metal hydride battery and permanent magnet synchronous electric motor with 119 BHP and 202 NM.It gets mated to 6 speed CVT gearbox and also features regenerative braking, engine stats stop function, paddle shifters.
In the ASEAN NCAP test conducted in 2018, Toyota Camry Hybrid scores perfect 5 star rating.Built on TNGA platform, the luxury sedan is assembled at the automaker’s Bidadi plant in Karnataka.
2020 BS 6 Toyota Camry Hybrid sedan is available across 7 single tone colour schemes – Platinum White Pearl, Silver Metallic, Graphite Metallic, Red Mica, Phantom Brown, Burning Black and Attitude Black.The latest generation Toyota Camry (10th generation) was launched in India back on January 23, 2019.
Top Features of Camry Hybrid includes 3 zone automatic ac, heads up display, moonroof, 9 JBL speakers, 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system, push start stop button with keyless entry, ambient lighting, 10 way powered front seats, front passenger seat adjust from rear, powered tailgate, LED projector headlamps with DRLs, LED tail lights, wireless charging, rear windscreen electric sunrblind, auto foldable heated ORVMs.
Safety equipment list includes rear defogger, 9 airbags, rain sensing auto wipers, automatic headlamps, front and rear parking sensors with reverse parking camera, auto dimming IRVM, tyre pressure monitoring system, traction control system, hill start assist among others.
The sedan is available in a single feature loaded variant with a kerb weight of 1665 kg and gross vehicle weight of 2100 kg.The sedan rides on 235 / 45 R18 alloys with turning radius of 5.8 m.
Toyota India have now only 6 cars in their BS 6 era and will soon bring a sub compact SUV in the form of Urban Cruiser, which will take on competition already settled by Ford Ecosport, Mahindra XUV300, Tata Nexon, Hyundai Venue, Maruti Vitara Brezza and Honda WR-V.