1984 Toyota Camry

  Toyota finally brought out a front-wheel-drive family car for the US with the Camry. Honda had been doing it for years, as had most of Europe. GM was in a similar position as Toyota at the time, in that they were both conservative-minded car companies betting big on new tech. GM gave the world the Citation, and Toyota built the Camry.

Here is one in Fort Greene last summer, looking absolutely beautiful.

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One Response to 1984 Toyota Camry

  1. peter says:

    i’ve been trying futilely to track the quote down for years, but i distinctly remember LJK setright at the time praising this car’s unusually fine proportions. a discerning eye!

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