2021 Toyota 86 Review – One of the world’s favorite modern sports cars, the simple Toyota 86 (or GT86, depending on the market), will receive a fresh new breed in 2020 or 2021. We commissioned our artists to predict the future and this is the result – a speculative rendering of the coming second iteration of the Japanese sports coupe, based on the information we know so far.
2021 Toyota 86 Review
Reports from earlier this year suggest that new 86 will be a bit more hardcore than today’s model. Japanese sources claim to sit lower to the ground and display more aggressive shapes, such as the frontline of the car inspired by the CH-R that is seen here and its more muscular fendernya. If this virtual image is something to do, styling definitely seems to be something awaited.
Under the hood, according to unconfirmed information, must be a new 2.4 litre gasoline unit, replacing the current 2.0 litre boxer. We do not know the identity of the motor, but it can be a 2.4 litre Subaru turbo with 260 horsepower (194 kilowatt) and a 277 pound-foot torque (376 Newton-meter), which is used in climbing.
Toyota will most likely move the development of the new 2021 Toyota 86 to a completely new architecture, which will allow the use of a turbocharged engine. Chief Engineer 86 and Supra, Tetsuya Tada, had previously said the new platform was crucial if the automakers wanted to add the turbocharger to the sport motor coupe.
Aside from larger engines, the car will also get a series of safety and assistance systems, including before collision braking, adaptive roaming controls, lane assistance, automatic braking, and blind spot detection, all parts of the EyeSight Subaru help Suite.
Hoping to see the next generation 86 in the beginning of the next decade. Toyota will produce vehicles in the Gunma factory in Japan.
There is so much love for the Toyota 86 twins and the Subaru BRZ, but most of it comes down to their nice balanced chassis and affordable price point.
Deeply captivated by the dynamic duo Wheels, so we rewarded their gong Car of the Year in 2012. And with the new generation in the works, they can take the prize once again.
However, there was one complaint that followed 86 and BRZ for eight years of existence such as a large dark cloud-the engine was not comparable to that of other cars. Its naturally-aspirated four-cylinder Boxer Engine 2.0 liters is a joint venture, with the Subaru providing core foundations, while Toyota supplies top and auxiliary ends.
When debuted, the 86/BRZ duo produced 147kW and 205Nm; Toyota has lifted it to 152kW and 212Nm for the three-pedal variant in the latest facelift.
Despite the increased power, the bitter truth is that the 86 and BRZ are not as strong as they need. We don’t ask for the 300kW monsters, but simply grunt to ensure an affordable sports coupe can meet its true potential.
Aftermarket suppliers have enjoyed gold fever with 86 and BRZ, offering turbocharger and supercharger kits to buyers who crave additional kilowatts.
Now, with the second generation on the horizon, it is time Toyota and Subaru raise 86 and BRZ from the factory.
So, what should they choose? Well, a report The Japanese Times from last year suggests a 2.4-liter turbocharged boxer from the Subaru Ascent can be used in the next-generation sports car, which will be due at 2021.
The Ascent machine produces 197kW and 376Nm, and will allow 86/BRZ to have a lower center of gravity compared to the current model.
The 2.0-liter boxer Turbo is mounted to WRX, in a 197kW/350Nm tone and a smaller 221kW/407Nm. 1.6 liter is placed under the hood of the Levorg Wagon, with a 125kW/250Nm output.
Due to the all-new generation soon, the Subaru WRX 2020 is expected to be equipped with a four-cylinder turbo-gasoline boxer engine and hybrid or lightweight-hybrid power to further improve performance. Similar strengths in two-door sports car frames will be a fun thing.
However, Toyota would be careful not to trample on the reborn Supra, which is now over 86, with both the turbo engine inline-six and-four.
The four-cylinder SUPRA is available in two tracks, and the “may ” will come to Australia. In his most powerful doctorate, Supra four pots will develop 190kW and 400Nm for the 0-100km/h sprint of 5.1 seconds. The less robust option claims to be 145kW and 320Nm output, and is good for 0-100km/h in 6.5 seconds, which still cuts a sprint 86 + BRZ 7 + seconds.
Then there is a question about the platform. Both Subaru and Toyota have modular architecture with proven notes for dynamic prowess. The report shows the 86 duo/BRZ will continue to be built in the Gunma Subaru factory, which suggests it is a ‘ Subaru Global Platform ‘ that will get a nod.
The 86 enjoys one of the biggest debuts in modern automobile history; He has the same bombastic energy and endless pleasures like Beastie Boys ‘ first EP, ‘ licensed for pain ‘.
But can the follow-up continue the tradition, and open up a new path in a similar way to the trio of New York’s ‘ Paul’s Boutique ‘?