The new 2017 Toyota 86 is a sleek sports-car-like SUV which draws its inspiration from the Japanese sports car design.
The 2017 Toyota 86 has become an immensely popular vehicle with its simple and quality interior, classical coupe-like styling, nimble handling, economical price range and lighter weight.The car is not only associated with power and technologies but also it is about fun, thrill and creating higher comfort levels for the driver as well as the passengers.
The new Toyota 86 gets styling and suspension settings modifications, more power, and upgraded interior materials. These changes result in an enhance in its driving nature with a lot of safety features. It is one of the enthusiast cars in the market today with an affordable price.
2017 Toyota 86-EXTERIOR
The outer nose and tail provide an aerodynamic and modern look to the car with its well-built body. The steering is precise and compact with electric power assistance. Brakes are easy to use and cooperate with the car’s balance. The car uses low-rolling-resistance tires, like those found in hybrid or fuel-economy special.
It features a new bumper and LED head and tail lights. The alloy wheels get twisted spokes on them. The car carries a long hood that defines its sporty look. The grille is wider than before with a more organic shape. Whereas, its predecessor car had a trapezoidal grille. The bumper is also modified and front fenders bend upward from the hood-line.
2017 Toyota 86-INTERIOR
Inside, the seats are excellent, well positioned and comfortable. The cabin has plenty of leg room for taller drivers. Whereas, the back seat is best reserved for children and shorter adults. There is a sound pipe to control the noise of car’s growling engine. Wind and road noise becomes prominent only when above 70 mph. Standard equipment includes Bluetooth, keyless entry, and climate control system. No navigation system is offered. Several accessories are provided to improve performance.
Also, there are airbags, anti-lock brakes, stability control, rear-view camera and traction control for safety purpose. The cabin features durable plastics highlighted by carbon-look accents. The interior is further made beautiful with more soft-touch surfaces and accent stitching. Cargo space isn’t that much abundant, but still, it is not bad for the coupe. The trunk is reasonably sized with a well-shaped aperture allowing medium-sized bags to fit easily. More safety features including blind-spot monitoring and lane keep assistance are not available in the Toyota 86. The audio system features a 7.0-inch touchscreen, eight speakers, HD radio, voice control, and a USB port.
2017 Toyota 86-ENGINE
When it comes to engine, the car derives its power from a 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder engine. The 2017 Toyota 86 offers a single engine with a choice of two transmissions. It adds 5 horsepower and 5 pound-feet of torque for totals of 205 and 156, respectively.
The engine is a variation of a Subaru design, along with Toyota’s direct and port injection system. The manual-transmission Toyota 86 is rated by the EPA at 21 mpg in the city, 28 mpg on the highway and 24 mpg as combined.
2017 Toyota 86-PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
2017 Toyota 86 gets its starting price from $26,255 with a six-speed manual transmission and $26,975 when equipped with a six-speed automatic. It gets serious competition with top cars of the world like Honda Civic and Hyundai Veloster.
2017 Toyota 86-RELEASE DATE
Its arrival is expected in November 2016.