“A beast is coming your approach quickly. Uncover the monstrous fantastic thing about the all-new Camry,” reads a brief teaser on the Toyota Malaysia Fb web page, clearly indicating that the all-new eighth-generation Camry is on its approach right here, and right here quickly. November 1 date is talked about – that’s 4 days away!
That’s so far as the teaser reveals, however fret not, as by the way, a leaked inner memo has been circulating on social media, giving us an early glimpse into what to anticipate within the new D-segment sedan. Effectively, apart from the relatively surprising new seems to be of the most recent Camry and its TNGA platform, in fact. An uncle’s automotive, that is positively not.
Two variants are listed within the leaked doc: 2.0G and a couple of.5V. No hybrid mannequin is anticipated right here. Extra surprisingly, nonetheless, the engine choices look like carry-over models, the two.zero litre motor doubtless being the 6AR-FSE, and the two.5 litre the present 2AR-FE. Of their present iterations, the engines provide 167 PS/199 Nm and 180 PS/235 Nm respectively.
This additionally means we are going to miss out on the most recent 2.5 litre Dynamic Drive Engine (208 PS/252 Nm) that’s anticipated to be featured within the Thai-market Camry, in addition to the eight-speed computerized transmission that will go along with it. It’s wanting doubtless that we are going to mirror what Australia will get – current 2.5 litre engine with a barely up to date six-speed auto.
Past that, key options of the 2 variants are additionally listed. The bottom Camry 2.0G will function black leather-based upholstery, cruise management and bi-LED headlamps with LED daytime working lights. What’s extra fascinating is the range-topping Camry 2.5V, which can get a way more complete package checklist.
The additions to the two.5 litre mannequin will embrace an improve to easy leather-based upholstery (additionally black), head-up show, LED flip alerts and reverse lamp (versus bulbs within the Camry 2.zero), plus the Toyota Security Sense suite with pre-crash system (AEB), lane departure alert, lane maintaining help, adaptive cruise management and auto high-beam headlamps.
You possibly can register your curiosity for the 2019 Toyota Camry right here. We’ll have to attend just a few extra days for the remainder of the gear checklist in addition to the all-important costs. For now, what do you consider this early information? Shout out within the feedback beneath.
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