2017 Toyota 86 Preview In Kansas City, MO
If you’ve been looking into affordable sports cars, you may be wondering about the fate of the agile Scion FR-S, since the Scion brand will be coming to an end. But you can rest assured that the FR-S will continue; it will be called the Toyota 86 and will benefit from some upgrades. We’re giving our customers a sneak peek at its updates and features with this 2017 Toyota 86 preview in Kansas City, MO, and we hope that this article provides useful information for you.
2017 Toyota 86 Style
You’re probably curious if there are any changes to the exterior style of the 2017 Toyota 86. The 86 maintains the coupe body style of the FR-S with space for two passengers, and its low stance and smaller size should make it quite agile on the street. The car provides a sporty flair with its athletic profile, and features an updated front bumper and a wider air dam in the front. There are reconfigured LED headlamps and turn signals, and in back, the rear bumper has been revised and there are LED taillamps. There is a plethora of 86 badges on the car, including some on the fenders, in the cabin, and the headlamps, and the Toyota badge is in front and back.
Step into the cockpit of the 2017 86, and see that the interior offers quality materials and features. The comfy seats are trimmed in a new but unspecified material, and they also feature silver contrast stitching. The dash and door panels receive Granluxe soft-touch materials for a premium feel, and the new steering wheel has integrated audio controls and sports an 86 badge.
Performance of the 2017 Toyota 86 in Kansas City, MO
Those who like the FR-S may be wondering about what will power the new 86, and this 2017 Toyota 86 preview in Kansas City, MO, will give you details about the powertrain. The 2.0L flat-four engine has been improved, putting out more torque and horsepower for a total of 156 lb.-ft. of torque and 205 horsepower because of Toyota’s D-4S technology. A snappy, 6-speed manual transmission comes as standard equipment to satisfy driving enthusiasts, and there’s also an available 6-speed automatic with paddle shifters. The new damper tuning and spring rates for the suspension may help to improve control and agility, and new gear ratios may improve performance as well. Rear-wheel drive is standard.
If you have questions about this 2017 Toyota 86 Preview in Kansas City, MO,, call the staff at Adams Toyota at 800-510-3244. People come to us for quality Toyotas and superb service, and we serve our neighbors from communities like Grain Valley, Sedalia, Kansas City, Warrensburg, Independence, Overland Park, Mission, Lenexa, and Lawrence.