Leasing a Toyota GT86
Engines and performance for the Toyota GT86
The Toyota GT86 has just one engine to choose from, it's a 2.0 litre turbocharged unit producing 200hp that delivers plenty of revs when needed. It is mated to a manual gearbox and the GT86 has fuel economy of around 33 mpg. Opt for the automatic transmission and owners will be looking at economy of 34 mpg. The engine itself has a flat-four cylinder layout that delivers a unique engine note to enjoy - particularly when driving on winding roads.
Equipment and handling
For anybody wanting a sports coupe that delivers excellent levels of fun, then the Toyota GT86 is the car for you. It's one of the best sports cars currently available and for the money, one of the best priced treats. The exterior has nice coupe styling and the interior is also geared to delivering driver enjoyment. And while the engine itself is not powerful when compared with rivals, it is the balance of the car and the steering feedback that help it to excel and put this offering head and shoulders above the competition. The cabin is spacious, though the rear seats are only suitable really for children, and the front seats are very comfortable with good all-round visibility. The GT86 has rear wheel drive so the firm has added stability control, traction control and ABS to help correct any potential driver mistakes. Fortunately, the car is forgiving when being put through its paces and this is a coupe that is aimed at those who want a car to enjoy - though it's not the most practical of coupes available today. Along with an infotainment touchscreen, there's also cruise control, Bluetooth connectivity and a short list of potential options. Essentially, the Toyota GT86 is an impressive offering in the coupe market for those wanting an excellent sports car delivering thrills aplenty with excellent grip and handling.