The day after the Shanghai Auto Show, following the New York Auto Show 2011 opened to reporters, yesterday April 20, 2011. There is a sports car from Japan, Scion FR-S has invited attention. Because, the model is very popular with sports car concept Toyota FT-86.
Indeed, the platform of the FR-S is using the concept of the Toyota FT-86 by playing bodykit so it looks more streamlined. Then, on the front of a touch on a more aggressive bumper with a bulge to protect the grille. Design of such lamps with LED eagle eye thicken the impression sport.
Other changes, and this is quite radical. The position of the engine in front, only the rear wheels (rear wheel drive).
Not only the front view of the strong impression of his sports, but also the rear. Under the diffuser which extends along the bumper at the end of a house on the left and right exhaust.
Regarding the engine, seems also not different from each FT-86 carrying capacity of 2.0 liter Subaru Boxer. Only, the FR-S will be equipped sistek injection from Toyota, namely D4-S. He said, this car will be produced in 2012.
Specifications 2012 Toyota FT-86
• The price: -
• Fuel economy: not known, but the focus on light, nimble vehicle than muscular machine may leave it with a pretty good vehicle fuel economy
• Engine: 2.0-liter, 150 horsepower four-cylinder engine. A more powerful version can be made available.
• Acceleration: acceleration must be rapid; official 0 to 60 the number of vehicles will not be known until construction is completed and available for road testing.
• Warranty: most likely three-year/36, 000 mile basic warranty; coverage of five years of rust; five-year/60, 000 mile powertrain warranty