The 8th generation Toyota Camry Hybrid has been launched priced at ₹ 36.95 lakh (ex-showroom). The all-new model comes to India in a completely new avatar, while retaining the elegance and class that the Camry is known for. The new Camry is based on a sharper design language and is underpinned by the new TNGA platform shared with the Lexus ES 300h. The front end of the 2019 Camry Hybrid is characterised by a V-shaped element above the bumper where the Toyota Badge sits and right below is a huge air dam, making for aggressive looks. The styling is a lot bolder this time and the sedan has also grown in dimensions over the predecessor. The new Camry is longer by 29 mm and wider by 14 mm, while the wheelbase is longer by 49 mm.
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Under the hood, the 2019 Toyota Camry Hybrid continues to use the 2.5-litre hybrid petrol engine that produces a combined output of 218 bhp. The motor is paired with an electric motor as auxiliary and is paired with an 6-speed e-CVT automatic transmission. The new Camry offers better driving dynamics, efficiency, and lower carbon emissions over its predecessor.
The cabin on the new generation Toyota Camry Hybrid is completely new as well with the 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, new three-spoke steering wheel with controls for audio, telephony and cruise control and a 7-inch instrument cluster. Toyota also offers a 10-inch heads-up display (HUD) on the new Camry. With respect to features, the hybrid sedan comes with 10 airbags as standard, along with ABS and EBD.
The new Toyota Camry competes against a host of rivals including Skoda Superb, Volkswagen Passat and the Honda Accord Hybrid.
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