2012 Toyota Camry XLE at a glance
2012 Toyota Camry XLE
Base price: $22,755 (including destination charge)
Price, as tested (estimated): $29,380
Powertrain: 2.5-liter four-cylinder with dual intelligent variable valve timing; six-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting and sport mode
Horsepower: 178 at 6,000 rpm
Torque: 170 pound-feet at 4,100 rpm
0-60: 8.8 seconds*
Curb weight: 3,245 pounds
Wheelbase: 109.3 inches
Overall length: 189.2 inches
EPA fuel economy: 25 mpg city/35 mpg highway
Final thoughts: Enough to keep the sale crown, but its reign is slipping.
*Estimate by Car and Driver magazine
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