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by Rob
Mon Apr 04, 2022 1:37 pm
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota GR86 on sale for just two years due to new regulations?
Replies: 3
Views: 1219

Re: Toyota GR86 on sale for just two years due to new regulations?

Officially confirmed by Toyota as well, this goes a little way into explaining it: https://mag.toyota.co.uk/why-is-the-toyota-gr86-only-on-sale-for-two-years/#:~:text=While%20it%20is%20true%20that,to%20be%20discontinued%20after%202024 Although to be honest, they must have known about this at the time?
by Rob
Mon Apr 04, 2022 1:22 pm
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86
Replies: 2
Views: 902

Re: Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86

Power, performance and handling GR86 adopts the same drivetrain configuration as GT86, with a front-mounted “boxer” four-cylinder engine driving the rear wheels. It’s a larger unit – up from 2.0 to 2.4 litres – and it produces more power and torque: maximums of 231bhp and 250Nm compared to GT86’s 19...
by Rob
Mon Apr 04, 2022 1:22 pm
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86
Replies: 2
Views: 902

Re: Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86

Equipment features The GR86 range comprises a single model grade with the option of six-speed manual or automatic transmission. The specification introduces equipment features not previously available on GT86, including: – 10-spoke 18-inch black alloy wheels with Michelin Pilot Sport 4 tyres Multime...
by Rob
Mon Apr 04, 2022 1:21 pm
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86
Replies: 2
Views: 902

Toyota announces pricing and specification details for the new GR86

Toyota today reveals more details of the new GR86, the new entry point to its range of pure-bred GR (Gazoo Racing) sports cars, including prices, equipment specification and an initial customer PCP offer. 2021_KF3_GR86_high_007-scaled-1.jpg Further information on the opening of orders for this eager...
by Rob
Mon Jan 17, 2022 10:15 am
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: GR 86 Becomes GR86
Replies: 0
Views: 718

GR 86 Becomes GR86

Toyota has quietly changed the name of the GR86, removing the space between the letters and numbers. Thus, the “GR 86” became “GR86”. 2022-Toyota-GR-86-4.jpg The space between the letters and numbers was making it harder for customers to find the car online because internet searches, and particularl...
by Rob
Fri Jan 14, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota GR86 on sale for just two years due to new regulations?
Replies: 3
Views: 1219

Toyota GR86 on sale for just two years due to new regulations?

According to a report by Auto Car, the Toyota GR86 could be on sale for just two years due to new regulations. gr_1.jpg The Toyota GR86 will be on sale in Europe for just two years in Europe and is unlikely to be replaced after that. Speaking at Toyota's annual Kenshiki forum, European CEO Matt Harr...
by Rob
Fri Jan 14, 2022 10:35 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Cambs
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

Re: Hello from Cambs

Welcome to the forum!

As you can see info is very thin on the ground at the moment, will keep sharing anything I can find.
by Rob
Tue Nov 16, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: Toyota GR 86 UK Prototype Pictures
Replies: 0
Views: 1097

Toyota GR 86 UK Prototype Pictures

Selected UK motoring journalists were recently invited to get to grips with this eagerly anticipated new rear-wheel drive sports car ahead of its launch. The examples they drove were pre-production prototypes covered in a detail-disguising camouflage wrap. What did they think of our next-generation ...
by Rob
Tue Nov 16, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Main Toyota GR86 chat
Topic: Toyota GR 86 UK first drive reviews
Replies: 0
Views: 1271

Toyota GR 86 UK first drive reviews

Officially unveiled in final European specification on 2nd December (hence the light disguise), the GR86 the UK media are testing is still officially a prototype. Although that’s a very loose term as this car looks and feels production-ready. Crucially, it drives like a finished car, and a very good...