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By on April 25, 2012

The last time TTAC took a look at the Camry Hybrid was back in 2006. For 2012 Toyota has completely redesigned the Camry from the “sporty” SE model to the refrigerator-white base model Michael Karesh took for a spin. The base model’s  low price appeals to dealers while the SE allows Toyota to believe the Camry is something other than basic transportation. So what about the hybrid? The gasoline/electric Camry is aimed squarely at shoppers that want more green cred than a regular Camry can deliver and Prius shoppers looking for something more powerful and more traditional. One out of every seven Camrys sold in 2011 was a hybrid, with those numbers expected to grow it is imperative Toyota gets their baby-boomer hybrid just right.

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  • ToddAtlasF1: The article says that Skoda is the exception to VW’s subsidiaries being profitable.
  • ajla: It is about $1000 to get a natural wood interior in the ES and it is the best $1000 you will ever spend.
  • JimZ: And I’m not a big fan of helping pay for *your* state’s roads. see how that works?
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