Formerly known as Scion FR-S or AE86 across the globe, the Toyota 86 goes back to the basics by offering a stylish, practical, and affordable sports car. With a brand new name and a few notable updates, the 2017 Toyota 86 release date will bring us one spectacular vehicle.
2017 Toyota 86 release date
The 2017 Toyota 86 is scheduled to make its debut at dealerships across the country starting the end of this month and the beginning of next. At that time, you will be able to get behind the wheel and experience the impressive new model firsthand. As our team at Toyota Vacaville anticipates the arrival of the Toyota 86, we wanted to provide detailed information regarding its new and improved features.
2017 Toyota 86 vs 2016 Scion FR-S
Since the Toyota 86 is replacing the Scion FR-S, the two models offer quite a few similarities as well as a number of differences. Check out how they stack up against one another.
What’s new in the 2017 Toyota 86?
In addition to a new name, the 2017 Toyota 86 also offers a number of exciting updates throughout its exterior, interior, and under the hood. Let’s take a closer look.
- More aggressive styling
- Larger center intake
- Standard LED headlights
- Revised bumper
- New twisted spoke wheel design
- New Granlux material with 86 logo
- New seating material with silver stitching
- Revised steering wheel design
- Revised shock tuning
- Increased power and torque
- Hill Start Assist Control
- Up to EPA-estimated 32 mpg highway
If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Toyota 86 and the impressive new elements it has to offer, feel free to reach out to our team at Toyota Vacaville or get in touch with your local Toyota dealer.