Earlier this year, we discovered that popular Scion models were going to move to the Toyota brand and join an already diverse range of models. Among these models is the Scion FR-S, which recently made its debut as a re-branded 2017 Toyota 86 at the New York International Auto Show.
As more and more information came to light regarding the 2018 Toyota 86 debut and release date, we can not wait to get behind the wheel of the exciting sports car new. Filling a void in Toyota’s model range, the Toyota 86 promises lots of turbocharged thrills, all wrapped up in an elegant package. Look for the new Toyota 86 to join the Toyota White River inventory in the fall of 2016.
2017 Toyota 86 Outside
The 2017 Toyota GT86will feature a compact and aerodynamic exterior profile. The body will roll down to the ground which is supposed to improve its COG and therefore handling. Most changes will be concentrated on the front and back fascia. The front will feature a redesigned bumper that looks more aggressive. The lower part of the bumper is integrated with larger vents. The front also features redesigned fog lights. The headlights and taillights will probably possess LED lighting.
The rear bumper has also been redesigned. The broadcaster will also be modified. According to our espionage plans, its diffuser on the top of the trunk lid seems a little wider. There are also double larger exhaust pipes.
2017 Toyota GT86 Interior
The interior of the GT86 will be similar to that of its North American twin FR-S. To date, details remain scarce. However, based on espionage plans in our possession and information from credible sources, we understand that the cabin will remain relatively similar to the outgoing model.
While the driver and front passenger will have sufficient head and legroom, the space at the rear is a bit constrained. The sports car also offers a small trunk that only accommodates 6.9 cubic feet of cargo, but the space can be enlarged by split-folding the rear seats. Other features include an adjustable driver’s seat, a leather tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a 7-inch infotainment system (a BeSpoke system that incorporates Bluetooth connectivity, a navigation system and optional Smartphone applications) . The coupe will also feature a rear-view camera, cruise control, voice recognition, automatic headlights, HD radio, USB port, auxiliary jack and full accessories , Among others.
2017 Toyota 86 Engine
Designed to deliver unlimited sensations, the Scion FR-S has become a popular sports coupe and will now push the performance envelope like the Toyota 86. Accurate handling and agility will be characteristic of the new 2017 Toyota 86 with shocks of Performance and a change In spring. Under the hood, the Toyota 86 will use an explosive 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged powertrain that shells out a fun-to-drive 205 horsepower and 156 lb-ft of torque. Combined with a reactive manual transmission, the Toyota 86 promises thrilling acceleration and speed.
Price and Release Date
However, according to speculation, the 2017 Toyota GT86 with a manual will cost about $ 27,000 with models with an automatic cost transmission cost. The Japanese automaker is still tightlipped.However, according to speculation, About $ 1,000 more.