2018 Toyota Camry teased once more forward of Thailand debut on October 29 – Dynamic Drive Engine seen
One other teaser for the eighth-generation (XV70) Toyota Camry has been uploaded by Toyota Thailand, this time within the type of a 15-second video. The all-new D-segment sedan is slated to make its debut within the kingdom on October 29, which is merely a couple of days away.
A lot of what’s proven within the video stays moderately acquainted, together with the truth that the Toyota New International Structure (TNGA) will underpin the Camry, a platform additionally used for the Prius and C-HR.
Nevertheless, we now have some concept of what’s going to energy the Thailand-spec Camry primarily based on the temporary glimpse of a clear bonnet within the video, which seems to be a member of Toyota’s newest Dynamic Drive Engine vary.
Probably the A25A-FKS 2.5 litre unit (there’s additionally a 2.zero litre model) contemplating the design of the engine cowl and site of the engine oil filler, the naturally-aspirated four-pot makes 208 PS and 252 Nm, with an eight-speed computerized transmission paired with it.
The mill comes with applied sciences equivalent to VVT-iE on the consumption cam for higher response, VVT-i for the exhaust and a D-4S port- and direct-injection system. Toyota claims a most thermal effectivity of 40% for the engine, and as much as 41% with the Camry Hybrid, the previous being one of many highest in a manufacturing automotive.
Whereas the matter above is very seemingly, we’ll have to attend for subsequent week for full particulars in regards to the Thailand-spec Camry to verify something. Different engine choices embody the acquainted 2.zero litre 6AR-FSE (167 PS/199 Nm) and a couple of.5 litre 2AR-FXE on the Camry Hybrid (whole system output of 205 PS), with each four-cylinder engines at present being provided on Camry fashions offered in Malaysia.
There’s additionally the potential of the brand new Camry Hybrid being made obtainable in Thailand, which employs a Dynamic Drive Engine (A25A-FXS) with 178 PS and 221 Nm, a 120 PS/202 Nm electrical motor, and a lithium-ion/nickel-metal hydride battery for a complete system output of 211 PS.
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