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Old 04-11-2014, 02:52 AM   #10 (permalink)
D.O.G.
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Originally Posted by D.O.G. View Post
A friend at work drives a 2012 Camry Hybrid and isn't too pleased with the fuel economy she gets.
I caught up with my Camry driving friend today.
The car's lifetime fuel economy is down to 6.1 l/100km (about 38.6 MPG), not too bad for mostly (non-hypermiling) urban commuting.
Her 2012 model (with the old 2.4 litre engine) has a combined rating of 6.0 l/100km.


The 2013 Camry with the current model 2.5 litre engine has a much better combined rating of 5.2 l/100km (about 45 MPG).

To put that in perspective, the 2013 non-hybrid Camry with the 2.5 litre engine is rated at 7.8 l/100km combined (about 30 MPG).


Note: These are the Australian (usually optimistic) figures, but they're OK for comparing models.
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