Toyota Sleeper Camry Dragster Video, First Look

Sami Haj-Assaad
by Sami Haj-Assaad

This thing from Toyota is a Camry in name and appearance only, otherwise you can just call it a crazy dragster.

Officially called the Ultimate Sleeper, Toyota brought this V8 equipped, rear-wheel drive car to SEMA to showcase its can-do attitude when it comes to motorsports. Under that Camry shell is a 5.7-liter V8 engine that makes 850 hp, enabling the car to blast through the quarter mile in 9.8 seconds.

2014 SEMA Show Preview Page

Equally impressive is the build time, as Toyota says this car when from concept to reality in just 11 weeks. Check out the full video below.

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GALLERY: Sleeper Camry Dragster Live Photos

GALLERY: Sleeper Camry Dragster

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Sami Haj-Assaad
Sami Haj-Assaad

Sami has an unquenchable thirst for car knowledge and has been at AutoGuide for the past six years. He has a degree in journalism and media studies from the University of Guelph-Humber in Toronto and has won multiple journalism awards from the Automotive Journalist Association of Canada. Sami is also on the jury for the World Car Awards.

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