2012 Toyota Camry Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$25,990-$27,500
$23,911-$25,300
38 /CITY / 38 /HWY
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What's New for 2012:

  • Completely redesigned seventh-generation model for 2012
  • All-new freshened appearance
  • Suspension enhancements to improve ride and handling dynamics
  • Electric steering now standard on all models
  • Knee air bags


Exterior Features
The 2012 Toyota Camry is a midsize 4-door sedan, and is offered in four different trim levels. Sixteen-inch steel wheels are standard, with larger alloy wheels available.

Interior Features
The 2012 Toyota Camry offers seating for 5 passengers. Base trims feature cloth upholstery, air conditioning, full power accessories, cruise control, and Bluetooth phone connectivity. Upgraded trims are fitted with leather upholstery and other luxury appointments.

Optional Features
Nearly all of the options on the 2012 Toyota Camry are added by choosing more up-market trim levels. These include a satellite-based navigation system, dual-zone climate control, premium JBL audio system, heated seats, and more.

Under the Hood
Toyota Camry models are fitted with one of three different engines. Base trims feature a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 178 horsepower. An optional 3.5-liter V-6 engine is rated at 268 horsepower. The Camry Hybrid features a 2.4-liter gasoline engine and an electric motor. All Camry models are front-wheel drive, and come with a 6-speed automatic transmission with sequential shift mode (with paddle shifters on Camry SE).

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Toyota Camry are:

  • Toyota Camry with 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine: 25/35 mpg (city/highway)
  • Toyota Camry with 3.5-liter V-6 engine: 21/30 mpg (city/highway)
  • Toyota Camry Hybrid with 2.4-liter hybrid gasoline electric powertrain: Est 31/35 mpg (city/highway)


Safety
Standard safety features of note on the 2012 Toyota Camry include side curtain air bags and knee air bags. A blind-spot monitoring system is optional. The 2012 Toyota Camry is an all-new model, so it has not yet been tested by the NHTSA or IIHS.

What's New for 2012:

  • Completely redesigned seventh-generation model for 2012
  • All-new freshened appearance
  • Suspension enhancements to improve ride and handling dynamics
  • Electric steering now standard on all models
  • Knee air bags


Exterior Features
The 2012 Toyota Camry is a midsize 4-door sedan, and is offered in four different trim levels. Sixteen-inch steel wheels are standard, with larger alloy wheels available.

Interior Features
The 2012 Toyota Camry offers seating for 5 passengers. Base trims feature cloth upholstery, air conditioning, full power accessories, cruise control, and Bluetooth phone connectivity. Upgraded trims are fitted with leather upholstery and other luxury appointments.

Optional Features
Nearly all of the options on the 2012 Toyota Camry are added by choosing more up-market trim levels. These include a satellite-based navigation system, dual-zone climate control, premium JBL audio system, heated seats, and more.

Under the Hood
Toyota Camry models are fitted with one of three different engines. Base trims feature a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 178 horsepower. An optional 3.5-liter V-6 engine is rated at 268 horsepower. The Camry Hybrid features a 2.4-liter gasoline engine and an electric motor. All Camry models are front-wheel drive, and come with a 6-speed automatic transmission with sequential shift mode (with paddle shifters on Camry SE).

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Toyota Camry are:

  • Toyota Camry with 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine: 25/35 mpg (city/highway)
  • Toyota Camry with 3.5-liter V-6 engine: 21/30 mpg (city/highway)
  • Toyota Camry Hybrid with 2.4-liter hybrid gasoline electric powertrain: Est 31/35 mpg (city/highway)


Safety
Standard safety features of note on the 2012 Toyota Camry include side curtain air bags and knee air bags. A blind-spot monitoring system is optional. The 2012 Toyota Camry is an all-new model, so it has not yet been tested by the NHTSA or IIHS.

Available Trims for the 2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name XLE (4dr Sdn (Natl)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 27500.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 40/38
Name XLE (4dr Sdn (GS)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 27500.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 40/38
Name XLE (4dr Sdn (SE)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 27500.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 40/38
Name LE (4dr Sdn (Natl)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 25990.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 43/39
Name LE (4dr Sdn (GS)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 25990.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 43/39
Name LE (4dr Sdn (SE)) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 25990.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 43/39
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INTERIOR
  • Fabric seat trim
  • Dual front bucket seats -inc: 8-way pwr driver seat, 4-way manual passenger seat
  • 60/40 split fold-down rear seat -inc: center headrest
  • Covered center console w/storage
  • Front cup holders
  • Fold-down rear center armrest w/dual cup holders
  • Door sill scuff plate
  • Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel w/audio/Bluetooth controls
  • Multi-information Optitron instrumentation -inc: maintenance indicator, trip computer
  • Pwr windows -inc: driver auto up/down
  • Pwr door locks w/anti-lockout feature
  • Cruise control
  • Remote trunk release
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Remote keyless entry system -inc: panic button
  • Smart key system w/push-button start
  • Dual-zone auto climate control -inc: electric compressor, air filter, rear seat vents
  • Electric rear window defrost w/timer
  • Fabric door trim -inc: integrated armrests
  • Metallic-tech grained interior trim
  • (6) door bottle holders
  • Electrochromic rearview mirror w/compass
  • Overhead console -inc: maplights, sunglass holder
  • Illuminated entry
  • Lockable illuminated glove box
  • Driver & front passenger seatback pockets
  • (2) 12V aux pwr outlets
  • Dual visor vanity mirrors w/sliding extensions
  • Dual front bucket seats -inc: 6-way manual driver seat, 4-way manual passenger seat
  • Tilt/telescoping steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Dual-zone auto climate control -inc: electric compressor, air filter
  • 12V aux pwr outlet
EXTERIOR
  • 17" x 7" aluminum wheels
  • P215/55R17 all-season tires
  • Temporary spare tire
  • Paint protection film
  • Side rocker panels w/chrome inserts
  • Chrome trunk garnish
  • Lower back & rear doors garnish
  • Auto on/off projector beam halogen headlamps
  • Integrated chrome-trimmed front fog lamps
  • Acoustic noise-reducing windshield
  • High solar energy-absorbing (HSEA) glass
  • Color-keyed manual folding heated pwr mirrors
  • Variable intermittent wipers
  • 16" x 6.5" steel wheels w/covers
  • P205/65R16 all-season tires
  • Color-keyed manual folding pwr mirrors
MECHANICAL
  • 2.5L DOHC VVT-i 16-valve 4-cyl hybrid engine
  • Electronic controlled continuously variable transmission -inc: Eco & EV drive modes
  • Front wheel drive
  • Battery saver
  • Front independent MacPherson strut suspension
  • Rear independent dual-link suspension
  • Front/rear stabilizer bars
  • Electric pwr-assist rack & pinion steering
  • Pwr front ventilated/rear solid disc brakes -inc: integrated regenerative braking
  • Chrome exhaust tip w/diffuser
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system -inc: electronic brake-force distribution, brake assist
    • Smart stop technology
    • Vehicle stability control
    • Traction control system
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Daytime running lights w/off mode
    • Driver & front passenger advanced airbags -inc: occupant sensor
    • Front/rear seat-mounted side airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags
    • Driver & front passenger knee airbags
    • 3-point ELR seatbelts for all seating positions -inc: ALR for all passenger seatbelts, front adjustable shoulder belt anchors
    • Child-protector rear door locks
    • Internal trunk-release handle
    • Lower anchors & tether for children (LATCH) *For outboard rear seating positions only*
    • Direct tire pressure monitoring system
    • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
    • Whiplash-lessening front seats
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Display AM/FM stereo w/CD player -inc: MP3/WMA capability, 6.1" touch screen w/vehicle info, aux audio jack, USB input w/iPod connectivity & control, Bluetooth hands-free phone system w/phone book access & music streaming, (6) speakers
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD player -inc: MP3/WMA capability, aux audio jack, USB input w/iPod connectivity, BLU logic hands-free system, (6) speakers

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