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2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid Sedan - Overview

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$26,140 – $27,670 MSRP

$24,049 – $25,456 Invoice

40 / 38 MPG City/Hwy

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2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid Sedan

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Overview

What's New for 2013:

  • Display Audio system with 6.1-inch touch screen standard on LE Hybrid
  • Optional blind-spot monitoring system for XLE Hybrid gains rear cross-traffic alert
  • Updated door panel trim and seat materials
  • Turn signal stalk offers 3-blink lane change feature

Exterior Features
The 2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid is a 5-passenger midsize sedan with a gas-electric powertrain. Offered in LE and XLE trim levels, the Camry LE Hybrid is equipped with standard power exterior mirrors, automatic headlights, acoustic windshield glass to make the cabin quieter, and 16-inch steel wheels with plastic wheel covers.

Interior Features
Standard equipment for the 2013 Toyota Camry LE Hybrid includes dual-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth hands-free calling, Smart Key passive entry with push-button ignition, power windows, cruise control, and a tilt/telescoping steering wheel. A 6-way power driver seat and a fold-down rear seatback with a center armrest are standard, and this model is equipped with a center storage console with a sliding armrest, metallic interior trim with chrome accents, and a 12-volt power outlet. Optitron gauges are standard for the LE Hybrid, including a comprehensive trip computer and displays related to the hybrid powertrain.

For 2013, this model gains a standard Display Audio system with a 6.1-inch touch screen and Bluetooth music streaming capability. The Camry LE Hybrid continues to offer a USB/iPod connection and an auxiliary audio input jack, as it did last year.

Optional Features
Toyota offers no factory options for the LE Hybrid trim level. For upgrades, buyers must select the XLE Hybrid trim, which includes fog lights, heated side mirrors, chrome exhaust outlet, and 17-inch aluminum wheels. Inside, the XLE Hybrid includes rear-seat air vents, 8-way power-adjustable driver seat, 4-way power-adjustable passenger seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel, auto-dimming rearview mirror with a compass, and an extra 12-volt power port.

Toyota offers several options for the Camry XLE Hybrid. A power sunroof is available, as well as a premium audio system and a navigation system with Entune smartphone pairing and multi-media services. Included with Entune are HD Radio, satellite radio, Pandora Internet radio, iTunes tagging capability, Bing Internet search, and a number of additional applications. A premium hard-drive navigation system is also optional for the XLE Hybrid, and buyers can outfit this model with a universal garage door opener, reversing camera, blind-spot monitoring system with rear cross-traffic alert, Safety Connect service, heated front seats, and Ultrasuede upholstery.

Under the Hood
The 2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid is equipped with a 2.5-liter Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder engine, an electric assist motor, and a nickel-metal hydride battery pack. A continuously variable transmission (CVT) delivers the powertrain's combined 200 horsepower to the Camry Hybrid's front wheels, and a regenerative braking system recharges the battery pack while driving.

Fuel Economy
  • As this overview is written, the EPA has not published official fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 Camry Hybrid. The ratings below are for the mechanically identical 2012 model:
  • Camry Hybrid LE: 43/39/41 mpg (city/highway/combined)
  • Camry Hybrid XLE: 40/38/40 mpg

Safety
Toyota equips the 2013 Camry Hybrid with 10 air bags, traction control system, stability control system, and 4-wheel-disc anti-lock brakes with brake assist. Toyota's Smart Stop technology is also standard, and is designed to make it impossible for the car to accelerate with the brake pedal pressed. Whiplash Injury Lessening front-seat design is also standard for this model.

The Camry Hybrid can be optioned with a reversing camera and a blind-spot monitoring system with rear cross-traffic alert. The optional Safety Connect service puts a live operator in touch with the Camry Hybrid's passengers if the air bags deploy, and the operator can send rescuers directly to the vehicle's location even if nobody inside the vehicle can respond.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the 2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid receives a 5-star (out of 5 stars) overall crash-test rating. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has not assessed the 2013 Camry as this overview is written.

Available Trims for the 2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid Sedan

  Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
LE continuously variable automatic $26,140 156-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 43/39
XLE continuously variable automatic $27,670 156-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 40/38

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