The upcoming 2018 Toyota 86 is definitely one of the most anticipated cars in the coming year. This is very popular sports car throughout the globe, not only for its sleek design but also for its smooth drive and excellent performance.
2018 Toyota 86 – What’s different?
The Scion brand has now become history and with the 2018 Toyota 86 now in the lineup, expect it to have a more stylish design, improved suspension, enhanced interior designing and along with all that, a more powerful performance for sure! This car is nimble and made for those who love to drive.
If you have always dreamed of owning a sports car, but it always fell beyond your budget, then with this sports car being an affordable one, you dream of having a sports car is about to come true. The 2018 Toyota 86 will have most of the modern technologies and safety features. It will ensure the safety of its passengers.
Being a classic sports car, it has classic proportions and the front and rear end giving it an aerodynamic shape.
On the inside, the 2018 Toyota 86 is handsomely designed and lives up to your expectations. The steering wheel is equipped with a well engineered electric power assistance that makes it quick and intuitive.
The suspension modifications in the rear-end will keep it more grounded. So you might not like that if you loved the freedom that the Scion FR-Ss provided its rear end. In order to slightly minimize the overall grip, the tires used on the 86 are the ones that are low-rolling resistance like the ones you usually find in the fuel-efficient or hybrid cars.
Comfort in the 2018 Toyota 86
When it comes to the seating arrangement, there is more space in the front than at the back. It means that the driver and his passenger in the front can be seated comfortably with more-than-enough leg and the hip room.
The wind and road noise are kept to a minimum but will become more audible as you reach the 70 mph mark.
Performance of the 2018 Toyota 86
The company never compromises on its performance and with the 2018 Toyota 86, you’ll have the light, honest fun, that every sports car should give you. The 86 has a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine with 205 HP and a torque of 156-pound feet.
It gives you a mileage of 21mpg, 28 mpg in the city/highway. This car is surprisingly light for a sports car, but also gives you the power that you need. Now, this is one sports car that gives you the looks and performance!
Safety and Other Features
The basic safety features of six air bags, stability and traction control, a rearview camera and anti-lock brakes are provided.
The technology is modern but not-over-the-top. You will get everything that you need to make your drive a fun and comfortable one but nothing unnecessary. You also have the standard features of Bluetooth, climate control, navigation system and touch screen radio available.
The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of the 2018 Toyota 86 will be around $27,500.