Toyota has conquered the depths of eco-friendly car technology with its Prius and Camry hybrid cars. The Indian segment of the established parent Japanese firm, Toyota Kirloskar Motor lately celebrated the first anniversary of Camry hybrid in India. Camry hybrid is the first indigenous product in the country and according to the company; Camry contributes 75% of overall sales.
Toyota is the first firm to develop the Prius hybrid vehicle for global markets; Camry has the looks and technology. The exterior architecture is mesmerizing, packed with first rate features such as three zone air conditioning, best-in-segment audio system and air con, power sunshade for rear windshield, power recline rear seats, rear armrests with controls and power reclined rear seats.
The Managing Director of Toyota, Naomi Ishii commented on the first anniversary of Camry hybrid and said, ‘’increasing pollution and energy crisis are the grave issues faced all over the globe, Toyota’s vision with hybrid technology is to address environmental challenges and future of mobility. With impactful automobile solutions and innovation Toyota aims to be a leader of future mobility and establish eco-friendly communities and cars. Toyota has achieved a milestone profit with the car with the sale of over 7 million units in October.
Camry is fitted with an efficient 2.5 liter petrol engine connected with an electric motor. The fierce petrol engine generates 213Nm and 157.8bhp and the electric mill gives out 270Nm and 141.1bhp. The maximum power extraction output is 202.2bhp and the vehicle is engineered with the advanced Hybrid Synergy Drive technology that effectively switches between petrol and electric power to maintain efficient mileage rhythm. The convenience of owning Camry hybrid is the non requirement of exterior charging, the batteries are charged via regenerative braking system.
The electric engine is linked to electrically controlled continuously variable transmission (E-CVT) and moves with a world class fuel-efficiency power of 19.16km/l and its carbon-dioxide emission power is 122.8g per km. Despite the admirable profit outcome, Toyota is keen to witness higher level of success with the Camry hybrid, and is keen to drive the popularity and success formula of the car and the firm is appreciative of the enormous consumer response. Since inception around 541 units of the car is sold, and is recognized for its unbeatable luxury shine and empowering hybrid technology. Viewing the enormous response, the company aims to launch many more hybrid cars in India.
It is the first year anniversary of Camry hybrid in India, and Toyota has achieved so much with the car in a short span of time. The achievement of 75% sales is a milestone, proficient eco-friendly hybrid cars like Camry is needed in India, the pollution levels in the country has increased rapidly, caused by the massive extent of industrialization that has happened over the years.
The hybrid system in Camry works efficiently and the carbon-dioxide emission power is 122.8g per km, an attractive platform to reduce the outcome of life-threatening diseases and also save the planet. Toyota has spoken of its plan to launch many more hybrid cars in India, which will be a boon for increased mobility and brighter future.