The 2015 Toyota Camry gets a major refresh with edgier styling, an upgraded interior, more standard equipment and a choice of nine separate models, including four with four-cylinder engines, three hybrids and two V-6s.
Gasoline-only models all feature a six-speed automatic transmission while the hybrids utilize an electronically controlled CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission.
Pricing for the various models, in ascending order, is as follows:
Camry LE (Starting MSRP: $23,850)
The 2.5-litre four-cylinder LE base model gets more standard features, including an automatic power up/down function on driver and front passenger windows and a newly-available black interior. An optional upgrade package adds popular style, comfort and convenience features.
Camry SE (Starting MSRP: $24,990)
The sporty four-cylinder SE feature a unique mesh grille and more aggressive styling, with unique 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels, rear spoiler and more, plus paddle shifters.
Camry XSE (Starting MSRP: $27,990)
The XSE is an all-new model for 2015 that combines many of the convenience and premium features of the uplevel XLE model with a sporty demeanour. Features include model-specific 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels, LED daytime running lamps and more aggressive styling that includes the SE’s unique mesh grille. Handling is enhanced by unique shock absorbers, firmer bushings, higher-rate springs and specially-tuned steering. An available upgrade package adds more safety and convenience features.
Camry Hybrid LE (Starting MSRP: $28,410)
Like the LE, the Hybrid LE, which is powered by a 2.5-litre four-cylinder Atkinson Cycle engine coupled with Hybrid Synergy drive, gets more standard features. They include a new TFT multi-information display and an eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat.
2015 Camry Hybrid SE (Starting MSRP: $29,635)
Introduced in early 2014 as a special edition, the sportier Hybrid SE is part of the permanent line-up for 2015. It is the only hybrid vehicle in its class with a sport suspension, which is said to offer improved ride quality along with sharpened steering feel.
2015 Camry XLE (Starting MSRP: $30,970)
The XLE features numerous comfort and convenience features, including a wireless charging tray for personal electronics, plus styling upgrades. Standard features include leather-clad seats with front seat heaters, a navigation system, XM Satellite Radio and a host of advanced driver assist systems.
2015 Camry XSE V6 (Starting MSRP: $33,650)
The V-6-powered version of the XSE is also a new model for 2015. It offers the same styling and accoutrements as the four-cylinder XSE plus a 268 horsepower, 3.5-litre engine that delivers 248 lb-ft of torque.
2015 Camry Hybrid XLE (Starting MSRP: $34,500)
The Hybrid XLE combines the Camry's hybrid powertrain with the premium comfort, convenience and safety features of the XLE trim level.
2015 Camry XLE V6 (Starting MSRP: $34,550)
The range-topping XLE V6 offers the same features and amenities as the four-cylinder XLE plus V-6 power and performance.
The new 2015 Camry arrives in Toyota dealerships across Canada this fall.