As the first version is released in 2011, 2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible should not be a new car. However, there are many versions of it by now, named with Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ, that even the most passionate followers will not be sure in real look and design of this model. Now, when the new version of it has released, many of old fans will be satisfied. It is, on the other side, another version with a removable roof which will surely be interesting to younger buyers, keeping the same design and engine strength which the main model has.
There are some changes from last model worth of mentioning on 2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible. First of all, there is recognizable front grille with irregularly shaped LED front lights and many curved lines and additions. Looking from the side, the car has a massive front end, made of pieces of the metal sheet. The same curves are visible on the side of the car, with rounded small doors. The rear end is typical sports rounded truck, with additional bumper protection on the bottom and double exhausts. Removable roof is made of quality materials, leaving enough space for passengers even when it is down.
Toyota has not saved the money to put the best in the cabin of 2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible, as they always do. Starting from the safety system which is the best in the class, there are many things in term of entertainment and infotainment which put this car at first place on the list of exclusivity cars. Together with knee and head supports, there is quality material on the seats and dashboard, made in two colors and designed to be more sporty and modern. The cabin is a comfort and compact, but large enough for passengers’ enjoyment.
It seems that Toyota has decided to put the same engine in 2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible as on the current model. That is 2-liter four-cylinder petrol engine capable of sending 200 horsepower and 190-pound feet of torque. Paired with the eight-speed automatic transmission it supposes to be among the strongest in the class. However, knowing that new GT86 is mostly made of fiber and lightweight materials we can be sure that it will be stronger and faster car than the current model.
2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible Price and Release Date
Although this information is not confirmed from Toyota by now, we have many reasons to believe that new 2018 Toyota GT86 Convertible will be on salons at the end of the year. The price should be around $30,000.