Russia – India-bound 2015 Toyota Camry (facelift) launched at INR 13.12 lakhs
Posted on: Nov 8, 2014 - 4:43pm IST
The Camry in Russia is available with three engine options.
Post its debut at the Moscow Motor Show, the refreshed Toyota Camry has gone on sale in Russia with prices beginning at 998,000 Rubles (INR 13.12 lakhs). The facelift introduced for Russia is India bound, and is a bit different (read less sportier) compared to the American model.
A hexagonal grille with chrome elements and parabolic slats, redesigned sharper looking headlights, new LED daytime running lights and an all-new bumper with a much larger airdam and foglight enclosures are seen at the front.
The rear gets a tweaked bumper and chrome lining for the taillight clusters. This, along with new alloy wheel patterns sum up the exterior changes on the car. Inside, Toyota has given it a new 3-spoke multifunction steering wheel and a redesigned instrument cluster.
The refreshed Camry doesn’t see any updates to its engines. In Russia, the car can be had with three petrol engine options (2.0-, 2.5- and 3.0-liter). For the Indian market, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) offers the Camry with a 2.5-liter petrol and a 2.5-liter Hybrid. The Hybrid gets a CVT gearbox and the petrol comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Competitors: Honda Accord, Skoda Superb, VW Passat
Expected Price: INR 25-30 lakhs, ex-Showroom
Launch date: 2015