Initial D is a comic book sleeve that probably in Europe, is quite unknown, but in Japan has accompanied an entire generation. His protagonist, Takumi Fujiwara, is a guy that distributes tofu in the restaurant of his father, and meanwhile leads to your Toyota AE86 competing against other sports. And what is this? Since that has now been presented to the Toyota GT86 Initial D.
A vehicle that pays homage to this series of comics and manga that has been designed by the department of special projects of Toyota in the Uk. Taking as a basis the current GT86 has been attempted decorate in the same way that the AE86 of the story. The body has been painted in two colors and in addition they receive housings of carbon fiber for the mirrors or a bumper specific.
One of the more characteristic that we can see are the fog lights that for this edition are colored yellow, making a nod to the past. wheels RS Watanabe in the color black are another of the original accessories and in addition they receive items that improve their behavior. We talk about the sport-tuned suspension, TRD (Toyota Racing Deveolpments) or the exhaust signed by Fujitsubo.
The engine remains the one that mounts the Toyota GT86 series. It is a boxer four-cylinder and two liters that delivers 205 HP and 211 Nm of torque, after its recent facelift. This Toyota GT86 Initial D is a unique creation and will be exhibited in several events in the Uk this summer. We will see if you have success and are considering doing a production version, or a package with their improvements.
Sources – Toyota