Get Your Gazoo On: The All-New Toyota GR86 Goes On Sale Dec 1st

2022 GR86 Base Trueno Blue 021

 

  • New 2.4L flat-four fighter engine delivers some-more horsepower and torque
  • Improved doing and faster acceleration boosts pushing fun
  • MSRP starting during $31,490

 

TORONTO, ON – Oct 28, 2021 – Drivers, rejoice! Your new favourite float – a Toyota GR86 – is going on sale Dec 1st during Toyota Dealers opposite Canada and it delivers even some-more agility, style, and responsiveness than ever before. Entry models start during usually $31,490 – while a Premium class models start during $34,490, creation it easy for enthusiasts to ascent their sports car.

“The Toyota Gazoo Racing group has finished a conspicuous pursuit of redesigning and reengineering a 2+2 competition coupe – enhancing a aerodynamics and handling, while boosting opening and wise it with an upgraded interior,” pronounced Cyril Dimitris, Vice President, Toyota Canada Inc. “This second-generation indication now carries a Gazoo Racing badge – a acceptance to enthusiasts that this authentic sports automobile delivers implausible pushing fun.”

The fun starts with an all-new energy plant – swapping out a 2.0L heart of a prior era in foster of a 2.4L naturally aspirated horizontally against four-cylinder fighter engine. In a GR86, this formula in a poignant boost in both rise horsepower and torque. What’s more, rise torque is reached earlier in a energy band. This means a new GR86 produces linear acceleration opposite a wider rope of RPMs, delivering a longer swell to drivers.

But energy and torque are usually partial of a equation. Driving fun also requires energetic nonetheless assured handling. This has always been a hallmark of a 86, though a new GR86 capitalizes on a predecessor’s success. The GR86 retains a far-reaching position and low centre of gravity, afterwards reinforces a front and back frames to boost rigidity… adds atmosphere vents that serve support steering stability… and shaves weight by sum such as aluminum roof panels and fenders to keep a GR86 during a nimble quell weight of usually over 1,270 kilograms. Other performance-tuned comforts embody a Torsen limited-slip back differential, sport-tuned eccentric MacPherson strut front and double wishbone back cessation engineering, and vented 295mm front and 290mm back brakes.

These many improvements supplement adult to an all-new GR86 that delivers improved doing and achieves considerable improvements in acceleration: 0-100 km/h times have forsaken from 7.2 to 6.3 seconds for a primer transmission, and from 8.2 to 6.8 seconds for a automatic.

Automatic delivery models underline paddle shifters, and occupy adaptive controls that clarity stop and accelerator operation to fast change into optimal gear. Meantime, a primer gearbox comforts strut temperament that raise purchase ability and rigging strength, and a low-catch pattern that delivers smooth, enchanting control.

Toyota Gazoo Racing afterwards ensured that a new GR86’s opening upgrades were matched with equally considerable styling and features.

Curbside, a GR86 expresses jaunty pushing fun, with GR-specific Functional MATRIX “G Mesh” Grille, bony LED headlights, aerodynamic front atmosphere dams and vents, and side sill spoilers. A low altogether tallness and hip indicate and buffer tops that extend horizontally to a beltline mix to consult a position particular of front-engine, rear-wheel-drive sports cars. Meantime, a GR86’s low, plane underbody and slight back cabin explain a “launch-ready” appearance. Paint choices embody dual new colours: Track bRed and Trueno Blue. These join Neptune Blue, Halo White, Steel Grey, Pavement Grey, and Raven Black.

Inside, drivers will suffer a cockpit that helps keep them precisely focussed on a pavement. Digital orchestration comforts Normal, Sport, and Track modes and LCD toggle displays with china embellished dials. The leather embellished steering circle and leather wrapped parking stop hoop and rigging change foot supplement refinement. All models comforts competition bucket front seats with side bolsters to resolutely reason motorist and navigator in place when cornering, while a 2+2 pattern offers additional flexibility with fold-down back seats.

Epic drives merit epic soundtracks, that is because a GR86 is versed with a arrangement audio complement with 8-inch touchscreen, 2 USB and 1 Auxiliary port, Bluetooth connectivity, integrated Sirius XM Satellite Radio, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. Every indication also receives a 3 year hearing subscription to extraordinary connected services such as Remote Connect and Service Connect. Using a Toyota App, owners can remotely start their engine*, adjust meridian settings*, lock/unlock their doors and accept automobile health reports from anywhere in a world. (*requires involuntary transmission)

As a Toyota, each GR86 also comforts a extensive reserve package. This includes a Toyota Star Safety System, back chair anchors for children’s automobile seats, a tire vigour monitoring system, and 7 airbags. In addition, each indication receives a 3 year hearing subscription to Safety Connect, that offers 24/7 Emergency Assistance, Automatic Collision Notification, Stolen Vehicle Locator and more.

Toyota Dealers will offer a all-new Toyota GR86 in dual indication and trim configurations, as follows:

The 2022 Toyota GR86 (starting MSRP: $31,490 manual, $33,890 automatic) comforts 17-inch amalgamate wheels, LED headlights, and exhilarated side mirrors. Inside, a cockpit comforts a 7-inch digital sign cluster, dual-zone involuntary atmosphere conditioning, and a Smart Key System with Push Button Start. Other comforts embody Active Sound Control and a six-speaker audio system. On a involuntary model, additional reserve technologies embody pre-collision braking, full-speed energetic radar journey control, pre-collision stifle management, line depart warning, lean warning, and lead automobile start alert.

The 2022 Toyota GR86 Premium (starting MSRP: $34,490 manual, $36,890 automatic) adds countless upgrades. Exterior enhancements embody 18-inch amalgamate wheels clad with Michelin Pilot Sport 4 Tires, and a back duckbill spoiler. Inside, this indication receives an eight-speaker audio system, leather/alcantara chair cladding, exhilarated front seats, and aluminum competition pedals. Safety enhancements embody a Blind Spot Monitoring complement with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and a Adaptive Front Lighting system. On a involuntary model, additional reserve technologies embody pre-collision braking, full-speed energetic radar journey control, pre-collision stifle management, line depart warning, lean warning, lead automobile start warning and Automatic High Beam Assist.

The all-new 2022 Toyota GR86 goes on sale Dec 1st during Toyota Dealers opposite Canada. For finish and adult to date sum and specifications, revisit www.toyota.ca.

About Toyota Canada Inc.

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 5 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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