Toyota welcomes a sports car back into the familyToyota is out to draw parallels between the company's new GT86 sports car and some of the legends of the automaker's past. A new video depicting the new coupe's development spends plenty of time with the GT86 on screen with the likes of the Toyota Sports 800 and even the AE86. Those are both fine sparring partners for a vehicle that prides itself on superior handling over outright brawn. Watching engineers cane the GT86 around the world's various road courses only stokes our desire for a little more time with the either of the two-door's corporate cousins.
The new Toyota GT 86 sports car makes its world debut at the 2011 Tokyo motor show. The compact 2+2 model, one of the most keenly awaited new cars of the coming year, will go on sale in the UK in June 2012.
The New Toyota Coupe was christened the "86" today in Japan.
The specifications of this car are hardly a surprise. This model used 2.0-liter flat four engine that produces 197 horsepower at 7,000 rpm and 151 pound feet of torque at 6,600 rpm.
The only transmission is a six-speed manual while the front suspension uses struts and the rear a double wishbone configuration.
The GT 86 is the amazing result of a joint Toyota and Subaru development program and they make two more models, Global Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S. In Europe. This New Toyota's model will be called the GT 86.
Berlin City Toyota is excited about the anticipated arrival of the new 86. It is a modern car with old school style. Stop in to our Gorham dealership for more information.