Toyota Camry "Touring" Special Edition Released
The new Camry "Touring" Special Edition has 14
separate features over and above Camry Altise, on which it is based.
14th May, 2009
Celebrations for Toyota's 50th anniversary in Australia
include a new special edition of the top-selling Camry.
The new Camry "Touring" Special Edition has over $1,500 worth of extra value*, with a range of added
exterior and interior features over the Camry Altise on which it is based.
Toyota has built more than 1.44 million Camrys in Australia since local Camry production began in
Camry represents 55 per cent of all the vehicles Toyota has built in Australia since the first cars
were produced in 1963.
Last year, Toyota's Altona plant built a record 114,714 Camrys - of which more than 80 per cent were
The Camry Touring Special Edition has 14 separate features over and above Camry Altise. Added
exterior features include 17-inch alloy wheels (including alloy spare wheel), front fog lamps, sports
headlamps, and a Camry Sportivo radiator grille. The new special edition also has a rear-lip spoiler,
chrome exhaust diffuser, "50th Anniversary" decals and "Touring" badge. The Toyota Camry Touring interior
package includes dual-zone air conditioning, multi-information display and a 6-disc CD changer. The new
audio system includes two additional speakers, making six in total. In addition, the Camry Touring
Special Edition has a three-spoke leather-bound steering wheel, leather-bound parking brake lever and
leather-bound gear-shift knob.
All Australian-produced Camry models have a fuel-efficient 117 kW 2.4-litre engine with variable
valve timing technology.
Standard safety features include vehicle stability control, traction control, anti-skid brakes with Brake
Assist and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, twin front airbags and the availability of four more
Factory-fitted air conditioning with pollen filter is also standard, along with cruise control, power
windows and mirrors, remote central locking and a security alarm.
Camry has fuel consumption of 8.9 litres/100 km on the ADR 81/02 combined cycle with manual transmission,
and 9.9 litres/100 km with automatic transmission**.
* Added value amount is based on the recommended retail price of Camry Altise fitted with the additional
features listed for the Camry Touring Special Edition including fitment.
** Fuel consumption will vary depending on driving conditions/style, vehicle conditions and
options/accessories. Source of fuel consumption data: ADR81/02 combined cycle.