Vehicle Reviews:
2018 Toyota Camry Review

As U.S. News & World Report’s #1 Midsize Car1, the 2018 Toyota Camry has so much to offer. This fully redesigned model takes everything great in the 2017 Camry and amplifies it in the 2018 model. It has an efficient yet lively powertrain, an extensive variety of standard technology features, and top-notch safety ratings to give you an all-around outstanding sedan.

In this review, drivers in Pittsburgh, Wexford, Mars, and beyond will learn about just a few of the features that make the 2018 Camry stand out. Let’s get started by getting under the hood of this capable midsize car.

Performance Specifications

The 2018 Toyota Camry comes standardly equipped with a 2.5L Dynamic Force 4-cylinder DOHC Dual Injection engine.

This standard engine puts out both impressive power and mileage with 203 horsepower, 184 lb-ft of torque, and an EPA-estimated 29 city/41 highway/34 combined MPG2. It works alongside an 8-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drivetrain.

There are two other engines available for the 2018 Camry, including a 301-horsepower 3.5L V6 Dual Injection engine and a 2.5L Dynamic Force 4-cylinder hybrid engine. The latter engine can achieve an outstanding EPA-estimated 51 city/53 highway/52 combined MPG2.

Advanced Technology Features

In addition to the power and efficiency that the 2018 Toyota Camry have to offer, this car has a variety of advanced technology features in the cabin to be excited aboutm starting with Entune™ 3.0 infotainment system.

This system includes a 7-inch touchscreen hub, hands-free smartphone connectability, Connected Navigation Scout® GPS Link App, and the Entune™ App Suite. Make phone calls, send text messages, get turn-by-turn directions, and stay updated on all of your smartphone apps without your eyes leaving the road or your hands leaving the wheel.

In addition to these standard features, you can also upgrade to access the Camry’s available Wi-Fi Connect Powered by Verizon. Connect up to five devices to this convenient Wi-Fi connection and stream, scroll, and share to your heart’s content all from the road.

Top-Notch Safety Systems

Because of its various incredible safety systems, the 2018 Toyota Camry has received a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration3, as well as a 2018 TOP SAFETY PICK+ by the Institute for Highway Safety4.

These ratings are due in part to the Camry’s standard Star Safety System™, which includes six advanced safety features: Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-Lock Brake System, Electronic-Force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Smart Stop Technology®.

In addition to this and the many other standard safety features in the Camry, there’s also several available features that you can opt for, like the Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. Back up and change lanes with confidence knowing this system will let you know if there’s another vehicle in your blind spots.

Take the 2018 Toyota Camry for a Test Drive!

As you can see, the 2018 Toyota Camry is more than capable on all fronts, especially when it comes to efficiency, power, technology, and safety. Now that you’ve had a taste, it’s time to come down and experience the whole thing for yourself.

Shoppers in Pittsburgh, Wexford, and Mars should give us a call at Baierl Automotive to schedule your test drive today!


1 The 2018 Toyota Camry ranked #1 in Midsize Cars. Currently the Toyota Camry has a score of 9.2 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 24 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

2 2018 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

3 Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (

4 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ratings for 2018 Camry, vehicle class Small Cars. Fore more details on 2017 Top Safety Pick Plus Awards, see