Toyota Camry Hybrid Launched At ₹ 31.98 Lakh; Gets Minor Updates

From left a 2017 Ford C-Max a 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and a 2016 Honda CR-Z

From left a 2017 Ford C-Max a 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and a 2016 Honda CR-Z

Toyota estimated that its hybrid vehicles have resulted in at least 77-million fewer tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions.

Toyota set a similar target for the first generation of its plug-in Prius, of which only around 75,000 have been sold since its launch in 2012, largely due to its limited electric range of 26.4 kilometers. Both the prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.

Akito Tachibana, Managing Director, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said, " With an aim to contribute to resolution of social issues and sustainable growth of an automobile based society, we believe that environment-friendly vehicles will go a long way to remedy this.

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The 2017 Camry Hybrid gets some cosmetic updates too. Well, on the outside the vehicle gets new LED fog lamps, bigger 15-inch alloy wheels, LED headlamps with daytime running lights, auto folding and reverse linked ORVMs with memory functionality, and welcome lamps.

The new Camry Hybrid is available in six colour options and qualifies to receive a Rs 70,000 discounts under the FAME scheme.

The fourth-generation Prius - launched in 2016 as the first vehicle built on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform - also incorporated engaging dynamics for customers wanting to purchase a auto that is fun to drive. The all-new Prius comes with a powerful 1.8 L petrol engine that delivers a superior torque making the new Prius a pleasure to drive. We are confident that the new and improved Camry Hybrid will further add to customer delight and help us spread awareness about the advantages of a strong hybrid technology. Step inside the big roomy sedan and the newness includes a 12-speaker JBL music system, reworked navigation system with a better user interface, wireless smartphone charger (it'll work only if your phone supports the tech), power recline on rear seats, tyre pressure monitoring system and nine SRS airbags including a knee bag. Since launching the original Prius, in 1997, Toyota has developed hybrid versions for around 40 of its models, and has sold a total of 10 million hybrid vehicles globally.

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