The Toyota Camry is available in four-cylinder and V6 models. The Camry’s 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine puts out 158 horsepower and 161 lb.-ft. of torque and can be mated to a five-speed manual transmission or an electronically controlled five-speed automatic.

The 3.5-liter V6 delivers a substantial performance boost with 268 horsepower and 248 lb.-ft. torque. The V6 Camry models come equipped exclusively with a six-speed automatic transmission that offers a sequential mode for manual shifting when desired.

The 2009 Camry offers responsive handling while providing the smooth, quiet ride that sets a benchmark for the segment. All 2009 Camry models come equipped with a standard anti-lock brake system, Electronic Brake-force Distribution and Brake Assist.

As an available option, Vehicle Stability Control with traction control regulates engine output and brake application on individual wheels to help control loss of traction in turns.

The Camry’s standard equipment includes air conditioning with micro dust and pollen filter; power windows and door locks; color-keyed power side mirrors; cruise control; halogen headlamps with automatic on/off feature; tilt and telescopic steering wheel; vehicle immobilizer, and a six speaker 160-watt digital AM/FM/CD audio system with auxiliary audio jack.

Base model estimated mpg: 21/31

Estimated starting price: $19,145


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