Vehicle Overview

What it is: A 2.5-liter four-cylinder gas engine and an electric motor combine for 200 horsepower in the Toyota Camry Hybrid. An automatic transmission comes standard.

What's Special

  • Camry Hybrid offered in LE, SE and XLE trim levels
  • Battery pack behind the rear seat powers electric motor
  • Eco mode trades air-conditioning effectiveness and accelerator sensitivity to maximize gas mileage
  • SE version features unique suspension tuning

Here's info on the regular Camry:

What it is: The five-seat Toyota Camry sedan is powered by either conventional gas engines or a hybrid drivetrain. Competitors include the Honda Accord, Nissan Altima and Hyundai Sonata.
New for 2017
Toyota's Entune app suite multimedia system goes in XLE and XSE trim levels while XLE, four-cylinder XSE and XLE Hybrid versions get wireless charging for compatible smartphones.
Significant Standard Features

  • 178-hp, 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine
  • Six-speed automatic transmission 
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Bluetooth streaming audio
  • iPod/USB-compatible stereo
  • 60/40-split folding backseat
  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system

Significant Available Features

  • 268-hp, 3.5-liter V-6
  • SE trim has a sport suspension
  • XSE trim gets higher-rate springs, unique shocks, firmer bushings and different steering tuning
  • Leather upholstery
  • Navigation system
  • Blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Precollision system
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Lane departure warning
  • Subscription-based Safety Connect emergency communication system with automatic collision notification