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What engine options are available for the 2019 Camry?

2019 Toyota Camry engine options

Everyone loves the Toyota Camry, and if you don’t, that simply means you haven’t driven one yet. These impressive machines have all the tech you could ever ask for and they have powerful engines under the hood too. See what we mean as we explore 2019 Toyota Camry engine options.

2019 Toyota Camry shift leverWhat is the standard engine of the 2019 Camry?

The standard engine for the 2019 Camry is a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder. Not only does this engine come standard on the base L trim, but it comes standard on every other trim as well outside of your hybrid options (more on those in a minute).

The 2.5-liter powerplant is shockingly impressive. It is capable of producing 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The XSE with the 2.5-liter enjoys slightly higher power numbers with 206 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. Regardless of trim, all of this power is pushed through a smooth 8-speed automatic transmission down through the front wheels.

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2019 Toyota Camry models red and silver passing eachother on the roadIs there a V6 available for the 2019 Camry?

In a world where most sedans are ditching the V6, the Camry says no. On the XSE and XLE, you can get an available V6 under the hood.

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This monster engine is a 3.5-liter powerplant that’s capable of generating 301 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. You don’t need to overnight parts from Japan to go fast and furious in this beast.

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2019 Toyota Camry infotainment screen displaying hybrid informationWhat are the engine specs on the 2019 Camry Hybrid?

The LE, SE, and XLE Camry trims are all available as hybrids for 2019. You still have a 2.5-liter engine under the hood, but its power is reduced to a still impressive 176 horsepower and 163 pound-feet of torque.

However, that doesn’t mean you have reduced power. The electric motor can boast of 118 horsepower and 149 pound-feet of torque on its own. Together, they rate the horsepower of the hybrid system at 208 horsepower. The hybrid also works through a different transmission. It’s a 2-speed CVT or continuously variable transmission. All these systems working together allow the Hybrid LE to get up to 51-city mpg and 53-highway mpg.