Toyota has officially unveiled their version of the compact rear-wheel drive coupe that was built in collaboration with experts from Subaru. The European version of the novelty has received name GT 86, while the analogue for the Japanese market called simply “86”. Let’s remind, that the history of the model began in 2009 with a display at the Tokyo Motor Show Toyota FT-86 concept, and in the spring of this year in Geneva, the Japanese automaker showed the FT-86 II Concept, which was the most similar to the production version of the sports car.
Configuration and price Toyota GT 86 (2016).
|2.0 Elegance MT||$29,900||2.0 petrol (200 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|2.0 Prestige MT||$32,200||2.0 petrol (200 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|2.0 Luxe AT||$34,100||2.0 petrol (200 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
In addition, it was recently declassified Tuning GT 86 and Subaru BRZ coupe – both cars debuted at the Tokyo Motor Show 2011 at the end of November. And the North American market model is offered under the name Scion FR-S. By its dimensions the new Toyota GT 86 is the most compact four-seater (landing formula 2 + 2) is a sports car to date, its length is 4240 mm, height – 1 285, and the width – 2 570 Ground clearance (clearance) is 120 coupe mm and a luggage compartment volume – 237 l.
But the option is also available, and a six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift. From zero to hundreds of Toyota GT 86 on the mechanics accelerates in 7.6 seconds, and the version with a gun on the procedure required 8.2 seconds. A weight distribution along the axes of the car is 53:47 in favor of the front. Base are 17-inch wheels, and a version for the Japanese market installed 18-inch wheels. The equipment includes seven airbags, stability, Xenon optics, dual-zone climate control, MP3-audio system with six speakers and system access in the lounge. For intermediate version Prestige dealers ask $32,200, which further includes leather upholstery and seat heating feature them. Finally, the top-end modification Luxe is estimated at $34,100 – it is different from the previous one only automatic transmission instead of the mechanics. For all except the last, will require additional payment of $400. The updated car has received the modernized suspension, a carbon fiber insert on the front of the cabin and the so-called “fin” on the roof instead of a conventional antenna. Plus model has acquired two additional variants of paint finishes: pearl white and silver metallic.