2012 Toyota Camry SE

Toyota unveiled its redesigned 2012 Camry and Camry Hybrid today in Los Angeles. The 2012 Toyota Camry receives an exterior and interior overhaul. It has a standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and an optional 3.5-liter V6, as well as a six-speed automatic transmission for both engines. Toyota says its 2012 Camry Hybrid will get 43 mpg city fuel economy with a 650-mile range with its 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine.

2012 Toyota Camry SE interior

“Competition in the midsize sedan segment is the strongest it’s ever been, and the all-new Camry is designed to maintain its long-standing leadership while also broadening its appeal,” says Bob Carter, Toyota Division group vice president and general manager.

When it hits dealerships in October, the 2012 Camry’s starting prices will be less than the 2011 Camry models. Toyota says in a statement the base 2012 Camry L will start at $21,955, the LE will cost $22,500, the SE will start at $23,000 and the XLE will cost $24,725. The Camry Hybrid LE will have a base MSRP of $25,900 and the Hybrid XLE will cost $27,400.

2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Standard features include Bluetooth, a USB port, 12-volt power outlet and six-speaker audio system. It also comes standard with Toyota’s complimentary maintenance plan, which covers factory scheduled maintenance and 24-hour roadside assistance for two years or 25,000 miles.

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