Auto Journalists Affiliation of Canada (AJAC) associates choose Camry LE, Camry Hybrid and RAV4 as group winners for the 2007 Canadian Car of the Calendar year. Toyota Trio were being offered the best honors. Toyota Camry LE won in the Greatest New Spouse and children Car, Toyota Camry Hybrid, in the Very best New Household Car, and Toyota RAV4 V6 Sport in the Greatest New SUV/CUV class.
“Toyota is extremely satisfied to take these awards and on behalf of all people at Toyota in Canada, I’d like to thank AJAC’s members for these honors,” mentioned Stephen Beatty, Managing Director at Toyota Canada Inc. “The Toyota Camry is North America’s most preferred passenger motor vehicle. The Toyota Camry Hybrid signifies an vital evolution of gasoline-electrical hybrid technologies in the 2nd most preferred market segment in Canada. And the redesigned Toyota RAV4 will be made in Woodstock, Ontario when our new assembly plant, presently below development, begins generation in 2008.”
Toyota Camry, a midsize vehicle built in Georgetown, Kentucky plant, is the very best-selling vehicle in the United States for 8 of the final 9 many years commencing in 1997. Now in its sixth generation, car elements for Toyota Camry have been notably redesigned although the duration of the motor vehicle remained unchanged. Kentucky plant makes approximately 45,000 Camrys yearly.
Toyota Camry OEM areas boast features and design and style. The new Camry is also staying manufactured by Toyota Motor Corporation Australia. The new era Camry in Australia went on sale last August. Its design selection is composed of the Altise, Ateva, Sportivo and Grande.
This yr, Toyota created a hybrid edition of Camry. It was introduced along with with the redesigned Camry. The car or truck employs Hybrid Synergy Travel set up, which is equivalent to that of Prius, Highlander Hybrid and Lexus RX 400h. Camry Hybrid employs a 4-cylinder gasoline engine that is capable of manufacturing 192 horsepower. Standard options of the Camry Hybrid incorporate knee airbags, facet torso airbags and aspect-curtain airbags, remote entry and get started.
Toyota RAV4, on the other hand, is a compact crossover SUV which was drastically redesigned for the 2006 model year. For now, Toyota RAV4 automobile components are assembled in the automaker’s Tahara, Aichi, Japan assembly plant. However, the assembly is expected to be transferred in Woodstock, Ontario, Canada assembly plant when the latter will come on the net.
“These three motor vehicles are particularly significant to Toyota’s eyesight of the long term of private transportation in Canada,” Mr. Beatty ongoing. “As a result, we’re pleased that they have been selected by AJAC’s customers as the most effective in their respective categories.”
AJAC is an affiliation composed of skilled journalists, writers and photographers who are dependable for the coverage in Canada’s auto market.