The Toyota GT86, which was born in 2012, is aor of those cars designed for those who really like to conducir that your car will transmit sensations. It is not a supercar high-flying, but exudes sportiness from all four sides. Now, the Toyota GT86 has been renovated with this Model Year 2017 and is already available at dealerships of the brand.
Is true, the changes compared to the previous version are not very big, but give an image rejuvenated and more technological while maintaining the main features of its predecessor, that is to say, a naturally aspirated engine type boxer, rear-wheel-drive, a tune-up, sports and a driving position very close to the ground that increases the sensations sports who puts their knobs.
cosmetic changes come from the hand of a new optical with lighting Bi-LED, lights daytime LED’s and a few pilots in the rear that also use this type of diodes for your lighting. In addition, their forms, both of the headlights as the drivers rear, have partially changed. We also find new bumper, where stands the new air intake up front, which is now larger and more aggressive. We should not forget that the new wing aluminium located on the trunk lid. The wheels bring a new design.
We passed to the interior of the, where the japanese company claims to have improved quality of the Toyota GT86. The steering wheel is slightly smaller, which will contribute to the leadership to be something more direct. The instrument cluster is also new bill, including in the right-hand side a multi-function display TFT 4.2-inch, which serves as a trip computer and, in addition, reports of interesting values in this type of car as the oil pressure, delivery of power and torque, gauge, G-forces and up to a stopwatch for when we were filming in circuit. Some of the knobs and buttons in the cockpit have also been renewed.
In the (more technical, we find that the Toyota GT86 keeps the boxer engine of 2 liters with 200 hp that was already used in the previous version, following available with manual gearbox or automatic six-speed. However, the manufacturer assures us that it has been revised to provide a torque delivery more linear, something that sinned the previous model.
The suspensions have been recalibradas and, according to Toyota, the new GT86 has received an overhaul to be most effective when we seek the limits, but resulting in slightly more comfortable. On the other hand, is now a vehicle aerodynamic thanks to the new front bumper and the fins that we can see in the pictures.
In terms of the equipment, it is now much more complete than its predecessor. Maintains stability control with two modes of operation, but adds hill start assist, the system Toyota Touch 2 infotainment with a 6.1-inch display and browser Toyota Touch 2 & GO in its latest version, with access to apps, bluetooth and USB socket.
starting price in Spain is of 32.990 € , being about 700 euro more expensive than its predecessor. If we decide to go for the automatic version will have to fork out 2,000 euros more.