UMW Toyota Motor has announced the availability of the updated Toyota Camry at showrooms nationwide. The 2016 Toyota Camry is available for bookings at a starting price of RM 152,900.
The Toyota Camry has been one of the most popular D-segment variants in the country and continues to be one of the bread and butter models for UMW Toyota Motor. Available in four variants, the Camry is offered in 2.0E AT, 2.0G X AT, 2.5 Hybrid Premium and 2.5 Hybrid Luxury in its 2016 rendition.
The Camry Hybrid variants, differentiated by Premium and Luxury segmentation, take on a Full Hybrid VVT-iW engine. The inline 4-cylinder, 16-valve DOHC with VVT-i engine provides an output of 160 PS at 5,700 rpm and 213 Nm of torque at 4,500 rpm. The Hybrid system which comprises of a Motor and Nickel-Metal Hydride battery lends another 143 PS and 270 Nm for additional performance boost. On the other hand, the Camry 2.0G X has a 4-cylinder, 16-valve DOHC with VVT-iW and VVT-i petrol engine to extract 167 PS and 199 Nm of torque.
All Camry variants are fitted with front MacPherson Strut with Stabilizer at the front and Dual Link Independent Strut with Stabilizer at the rear. As part of the optimum chassis setup, the Camry incorporates ventilated and solid discs for reliable stopping power.
The Camry Hybrid variants are loaded with a host of innovative technologies and safety features, including 7 all-around airbags. The Hybrid Luxury version is fitted with Blind Spot Monitor & Rear Cross Traffic Alert. The Blind Spot monitor sensor helps to detect other vehicles located to the driver’s side and rear. In the Camry, the Blind spot monitor can possibly work in tandem with the Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Rear Cross Traffic Alert alerts the driver upon backing out of a parking space when traffic is approaching from the sides.
The Toyota Camry starts with the base version at RM 152,900, followed by the 2.0 G at RM 159,900. For the Hybrid Camrys, prices run at RM 164,900 for the Premium version and RM 174,900 for the Luxury version. All prices are included with insurance. All Camrys come with a 5-year Warranty with unlimited mileage and 8 year unlimited warranty mileage for the hybrid battery (Camry Hybrids). The fully-backed warranty is transferable to the next owner.