What is the 2017 Toyota 86?
People are making a big fuss over the 2017 Toyota 86. They are saying it’s the return to the affordable sports car, that it puts the fun in fundamental. This rear wheel drive sports car has a 2L 4 cyl boxer type engine. This is all good information, but what is the 2017 Toyota 86?
Scion moves to Toyota Brand
You may well be familiar with the 2017 Toyota 86 and not even know it. You see, this vehicle has existed under another name, sort of like the artist formerly known as Prince. The 2017 Toyota 86 once existed as the Scion FR-S. For the past few years the Scion brand vehicles have been transitioning back into the Toyota brand. The 2017 Toyota 86 is the latest model to do this.
Features and Specs of the 2017 Toyota 86
The number 86 does have significance for Toyota fans and enthusiasts. It refers to AE86 which the name given to the Corolla GT-S in the mid-eighties in global markets. They remember how much fun it was to drive. So, yes, that number 86 has a legacy and is meaningful to Toyota lovers. The 86 logo has been incorporated into the badge on the front of the car, as well as the headlights and dashboard.
The revised shock tuning and spring rate change on this model work together to deliver enhanced control and performance.
The interior of the 2017 Toyota 86 features the proprietary Grandlux material which gives both the door interiors and the dash an upscale soft feel to it.
The 2017 Toyota 86 is all about the driving experience. It has a low center of gravity and is very light, 2,758 lbs.
If you’d like to get a sense of what the 2017 Toyota 86 will deliver why not stop by Serra Toyota for a test drive. We can take you for a spin in the Scion FR-S. And stay tuned to this blog and we will let you know as soon as the 2017 Toyota 86 inventory becomes available. You may also want to periodically check our site to see what new car specials we have.