Toyota Camry: The Crown of Toyota

The Best Compact Automobile by Toyota- Toyota Camry:

The model is built of a number of series of automobiles which are of mid-size and is manufactured and produced by Toyota since the year 1982 and was sold in majority in all the automobile market globally. In the year between 1980 and 1982 the name “Camry” was attached to the nameplate of the 4-door Sedan thus naming it “Toyota Celica Camry”.

Name “Camry” and its Significance:

“Camry” name was the phonetic transcription of the Anglicized Japanese word “Kamuri” which means ‘crown”. The word thus signifies Toyota’s tradition of using the name Crown in all its primary models beginning with Toyota Crown and still continuing the tradition with Toyota Corona and Corolla where the latter word means “crown’ and “small crown” respectively.

Toyota Camry’s Recognition:

May 2012 revealed Camry as being the maximum sold passenger car in North America. It has good sales in Australia and Asian Markets, but despite its international success it did not achieve fame in its home market Japan. Over east and south-east Asian market, the model is used for executive cars.

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Technical Characteristics of Toyota Camry

Technical Characteristics of 2010 Toyota Camry V6 produced by Toyota (JP).

Body Type Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats
Weight 1570 Kg
Length 4806 mm
Height 1471 mm
Wheelbase 2775 mm
Front Track 1575 mm
Rear Track 1565 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm
Fuel Capacity 70 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System EFI
Max Power 268HP (197 kW) @ 6200 rpm
Max Torque 336Nm @ 4700 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant other
Displacement 3456 cc
Bore 94 mm
Stroke 83 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 6
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 24
Compression Ratio 10.8:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 6? x 16 / 6? x 16
Standard Tyres P215/60 R 16 / P215/60 R 16
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed automatic
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 11.76 l/100km
Road 8.11 l/100km
Mixt 10.23 l/100km