Car reviews: Best cars for summer road trips
Sedans: 2012 Toyota Camry
- Starting price: $22,055
- Gas mileage:
- City - 25 mpg
- Highway - 35 mpg
The Toyota Camry is consistently one of the top-selling passenger cars in America. It comes in six different models.
There are three different engines available: a 178-horsepower, 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine that gets 25 city and 35 highway mpg. A 268-horsepower, 3.5-liter, V-6 engine gets 21 city and 30 highway mpg while a hybrid power plant gets 43 city and 39 highway mpg.
Both gasoline engines are paired with a six-speed, automatic transmission, while the hybrid power plant is mated to a continuously variable transmission. Standard features include climate control, cruise control, power windows with driver side auto up/down, 10 air bags, and stability and traction control.
Options include leather seating; automatic, dual-zone climate control; several upgraded audio systems; blind-spot monitor; push-button start; rearview camera and a voice-activated navigation system with hands-free phone capability.