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Refined takes a leap of faith at Skydive Snohomish

Let's Go Places: Spread your wings on a skydiving adventure

The Pacific Northwest is chock-full of activities for action-seekers, including free-falling from tens of thousands of feet in the air.

That’s right—the folks at Skydive Snohomish plummet out of planes for sport. And with the extraordinary views in and around Seattle, we can’t say we blame them. The Travel Channel listed Snohomish as one of the nine best places to go skydiving in the world (along with Dubai, New Zealand, Switzerland, Australia, Nepal, and Thailand!).

But, as all adventurous people know, taking a plunge can be a bit of a risk. The team at Skydive Snohomish thrives on impressive safety techniques—and their company’s values match closely with Toyota’s, who’s 2018 Camry XSE will have you jumping for joy.


After proudly being the best-selling car in America for 15 years, Toyota’s iconic Camry was completely redesigned for 2018 with the launch of its eighth-generation model. The all-new Camry is available in five grades: L, LE, XLE, SE, and XSE. Each model provides a high-quality, comfortable and stable ride.

Camry gas models can receive up to an EPA-estimated 34 mpg combined (note, the XSE V6 used in the segment receives 26 mpg combined). Along with its new platform, an all-new 3.5-liter V6 or 2.5-liter four-cylinder Dynamic Force Engine and Direct Shift eight-speed automatic transmission are technologies that have evolved.

The 2018 Toyota Camry is also available in hybrid models, which are powered by a next-generation Toyota Hybrid System (THS II) with increased power and improved acceleration response.


The 2018 Camry has got your back. And sides. And front.

Toyota Safety Sense is used on all grades, including:

  • Pre-Collision System (PCS) with pedestrian detection to help see vehicles or people in front of you and avoid potential collisions.
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System (DRCC), which not only lets you drive at a preset speed but uses vehicle-to-vehicle distance control, which adjusts your speed to help you maintain a preset distance from vehicles ahead of you that are driving at a slower pace. If you come too close to a car in front of you, DRCC will automatically slow your vehicle down without deactivating cruise control.
  • Lane Departure Alert (LDA) with Steering Assist is designed to detect lane departure on roads with clear markings. So, if you’re traveling 32 mph or faster and start to swerve, LDA will alert you and automatically make small corrective steering inputs to help keep your vehicle in its lane.
  • Automatic High Beams (AHB) are designed to help you see more clearly at night (without blinding other drivers). AHB rely on an in-vehicle camera to detect the headlights of oncoming vehicles and taillights of preceding vehicles and automatically toggle between high and low beams.


The new Camry has evolved into a sleek, seductive and sporty sedan, with a wider stance, unique catamaran-inspired accents, and black or bright metallic grilles that demand to be seen.

The Camry XSE, in particular, impresses drivers with its unique interior and exterior features. The muscular shape is designed by a pleasing mix of sweeping curves and chiseled surfaces. The XSE sports 19-inch black machined-finish alloy wheels, side rocker panels, an integrated rear spoiler, smoke-tint LED headlights with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL), an available panoramic glass roof with front power tilt or slide moonroof, and Cockpit Red leather trim.

The new Entune 3.0 system speaks to your style with a customizable home screen and a standard Entune 3.0 App Suite with available Toyota Connected Services, like Scout GPS Link.

The 2018 Camry gas models range from $23,495 for the value-driven L grade 4-cylinder to $34,950 for the Premium XSE V6. The model used in this segment, the 2018 Camry XSE V6, starts at $35,100.

For more information about this vehicle, visit one of the local Western Washington Toyota Dealers near you today. You can also visit to read more about the 2018 Toyota Camry and to see interior and exterior pictures.