The company has planned to showcase the next generation 2018 Toyota Camry at the upcoming 2017 Detroit Auto Show which is scheduled to take place in January.
This news also signifies that Toyota is off to a grand start in 2017. Out of nobody’s expectation, the company has now forwarded a teaser image of 2018 Camry. The teaser image shows this sedan’s right taillight which incorporates a great styling. Also to note, this model wears an XSE badge in its tailgate which indicates that all the existing trim levels will be featured.
Toyota has even listed out this 2018 Camry on the official website. Moreover, the company has even encouraged visitors to sign up for availability updates. In the Toyota official website, the company while describing this model has stated, “Our best-selling car just got a makeover.” This confirms that 2018 Toyota Camry is coming with a significant facelift and interior cosmetic update.
2018 Toyota Camry Redesign Exterior and Interior
Hence, this all relates with what experts have been predicting with the spy shots of the test model. As cosmetic makeover is for sure, its front fascia will receive some upscale refinements. This also could include extensive use of chrome to project an aggressive profile. As this teaser image suggests LEDs, the same can be expected on front headlights.
The teaser image also shows an interesting crease in the C -pillar which might influence the design of rear window and decklid. There’s an exaggerated rear spoiler which might not be presented in the base model and other trim levels. To raise more curiosity from this teaser image, 2018 Toyota Camry’s entire side body can get a complete workout.
Although the interior cabin is a total mystery, several speculations can be made by taking a look at the current Toyota Camry. To follow up with what Toyota has been doing in some of the latest releases, it can be guessed out that 2018 Camry will also receive a fresh and clean design.
Updates in technological features and convenience are for sure. The dash is expected to get a new shell that will include revised AC vents. The center stack might be improved on ergonomics and seats might also be revised for increased comfort.
According to Toyota automotive operations SVP, Bob Carter, 2018 Toyota Camry will be fun to drive. Although the crossover and SUV segment literally dominates auto markets, Toyota doesn’t seem to hesitate in continuing with Camry sedan.
2018 Toyota Camry Engine Options
Moving on towards powertrain, the 3.5-liter V6 will be replaced by a 2.0-liter 4 cylinder engine. This mill should be able to produce 270 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. The naturally aspirated 2.5-liter engine will be retained. In the current model, this unit produces 170 lb-ft of torque and 178 hp. These output figures will definitely see some improvements in 2018 Toyota Camry.
2018 Toyota Camry Price
As to its price, it is evident that the next generation Toyota Camry is going to cost more than the ongoing model. Toyota might present a starting price tag of $24,000 for the base model.