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Camry Hybrid shown in Blue Ribbon Metallic

The Toyota Camry Hybrid is a hybrid version of Toyota's popular Camry sedan, introduced for the 2007 model year in May 2006. The Camry Hybrid utilizes a four-cylinder gasoline engine together with electric motors to produce a peak of 187-hp (140 kW). Estimated U.S. sales are 60,000 per year or 15% of total Camry sales.

See also the main fact sheets for the Toyota Camry Hybrid.

High Points

  • Mileage
  • Luxury
  • Style

Low Points

Performance and Handling

Hybrid energy monitor shown on available voice-activated DVD navigation system
  • 187-hp Hybrid Engine
  • Electronically controlled continuously variable (ECVT) transmission
  • Curb weight of 3,680 pounds
  • Front and rear strut suspension
  • Front and rear anti-roll bars
  • Front and rear coil springs
  • Front and rear gas-pressurized shocks
  • Variable assist power rack-and-pinion steering
  • 0.27 Drag Coefficient
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • P215/60R16 tires

Gas Mileage

The Toyota Camry with Hybrid Synergy Drive offers an exceptional EPA-estimated rating of 40 MPG (City) and 38 MPG (Highway).

Actual mileage may vary.

Safety

The Toyota Camry Hybrid offers a myriad of safety features including the following, which come STANDARD:

  • Driver and Front passenger Advanced Airbag System
  • Driver and Front passenger front seat-mounted side airbags and front and rear side curtain airbags
  • Driver's knee airbag
  • 3-point front seatbelts with adjustable shoulder anchors and driver-side Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR), front passenger Automatic/Emergency Locking Retractor (ALR/ELR)
  • 3-point front seatbelts with Automatic/Emergency Locking Retractor (ALR/ELR) for all passengers
  • Outboard rear seatbelt comfort guides
  • Front and rear crumple zones and side-impact door beams
  • Anti-Lock Brakes System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
  • Direct Tire Pressure Monitor System
  • Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management System (VDIM)
  • Energy-absorbing collapsable steering column
  • Child-protector rear door locks
  • Rear-seat Child Restaint System (CRS) lower anchors and top-tether brackets (LATCH)
  • Internal trunk-release handle
  • Battery-saver feature - Deactivates interior lights after 20 minutes
  • Daytime Running Lights (DRL) with "Off" mode
  • Engine immobilizer

Reliability and Maintenance

Interior and Comforts

Camry Hybrid interior shown in Ash with available leather trim, front heated seats and voice-activated DVD navigation system, and steering wheel-mounted audio controls

Exterior

Tailights of the Camry Hybrid differ slightly from those of the Camry
Camry Hybrid shown in Barcelona Red

The Camry and Camry Hybrid share the same chassis with a few minor differences:

  • The overall height of the Camry Hybrid is 57.5 inches, which is almost half an inch shorter than the other trims of the Toyota Camry.
  • The ground clearance of the Camry varies by model as well:
    • The CE and LE (4-Cylinder) trims have a clearance of 5.5 inches from the ground.
    • The V6 LE, SE (4-Cylinder), and 'V6 XLE trims have a clearance of 5.3 inches from the ground.
    • The V6 SE trim has a clearance of 5.1 inches form the ground.
    • The Camry Hybrid has a clearance of 5.9 inches form the ground.
  • The Fuel Tank of the Camry Hybrid is 17.2 gallons, whereas the fuel tank of the other Camry trims is 18.3 gallons.

Styles and Options

Camry Hybrid's features include:

Camry Hybrid Packages

Moonroof Package:

  • Includes power tilt/slide moonroof with sliding sunshade, dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors with dimmer control and rear personal reading lights.

Comfort and Convenience Package:

  • Includes heated front seats and outside mirrors

Leather Package:

  • Includes leather-trimmed seats and door trim with integrated armrests, driver and front passenger power seats, and dual front and rear map pockets

Camry Hybrid Options

  • Voice-activated DVD navigation system
  • JBL AM/FM 4-disc in-dash CD changer with satellite radio capability
  • MP3/WMA playback capability
  • Auxiliary audio jack
  • Hands-free phone capability via Bluetooth wireless technology
  • 8 speakers in 6 locations and FM diversity reception
  • Heated outside mirrors

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