Toyota Camry Chosen as Top Family Car Pick

TORONTO, ONTARIO, November 2, 2016 – The Toyota Camry was chosen as the Top Family Car Pick in’s inaugural 2017 Overall Top Pick award.


“Well regarded for its reliability and ease of driving, the Toyota Camry packs a surprisingly powerful 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine,” said managing editor Michael Bettencourt. “At or near the top of its class in practicality, feature content and performance, the Camry is our Top Family Car because it does everything well.”


Unique for the Canadian award landscape and designed to be helpful for consumers during their purchase considerations, Top Picks considers any vehicle currently on sale to the general public in Canada across 13 separate categories.


“On top of its style, handling and our impressive list of standard features, this Top Family Car Pick award is another reason for Canadians to discover why the Toyota Camry delivers great value,” said Cyril Dimitris, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing, Toyota Canada Inc.



About Top Picks

Top Picks recognizes vehicles in 13 categories, including the overall winner, for their value, innovation, performance, comfort, technology and ultimate desirability. All voters were requested to vote on their top five vehicle choices in each category, from which a short list of the top three scorers went to a final round of voting. In short, the Top Picks are awarded to vehicles our writers would recommend to their friends and family in any given category.’s roster of automotive journalists includes Canada’s best and most experienced writers. Sixteen of them combined to vote on the vehicles they think represent the best in the marketplace for this year. Eligibility is open to any vehicle currently on sale to the general public in Canada.


About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles.  Toyota has sold over 5 million vehicles in Canada through a national network of 286 Toyota and Lexus dealerships.  Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and reliability in the vehicles Canadians drive and the service they receive.  TCI’s head office is located in Toronto, with regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and parts distribution centres in Toronto and Vancouver.  Toyota operates two manufacturing facilities in Canada. Having produced more than seven million vehicles, popular Canadian models built at these facilities include Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid.




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