Gazoo Racing unveiled a concept racing version Toyota 86 that features both a turbocharger and a scroll supercharger to offer up to 320 horsepower and 310 pound-feet (421 Nm) of torque. Twin Charged 86 Concept now under testing! Performance 86 from Gazoo Racing, Toyota in-house operation. The concept will be shown at the 24hour race in Nurburgring where four GT86 participate..
Official release: Toyota Motor Corporation, GRMN concept car exhibited at the Nurburgring
- Circuit announced a sports model "SPORTS FR Concept" equipped with twin charger.
TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC), Nurburgring 40th Nürburgring 24 hour race to be held in (State of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany) from Thursday 17 May to Sunday 20 May to exhibit the concept car "SPORTS FR Concept" of GRMN (GAZOO Racing * tuned by MN).
Concept car will feature a twin charger combination of supercharger and turbo, to give excellent performance in low to high RPMs, as well as suspension tuning to control of high-level driving stability. In addition comes the styling, rear fender and front bumper to emphasize the FR configuration, that is suitable for circuit design and sports model.
In an effort to exceed the expectations of customers to "making good car", GAZOO Racing continue to challenge the Nurburgring endurance race in the car, such as Toyota 86 and LEXUS LFA.
In addition, the site of GAZOO Racing (URL http://gazoo.com/racing/), will provide live video interview of team with information delivery and the traveling position by the GPS system along the Nürburgring 24-hour endurance race.
* GAZOO Racing: part of the activity was born from "GAZOO" to provide a fun car to our customers to develop sports cars such as the conversion of G's and GRMN and racing through test drivers for Toyota, planning, development, to support motorsport.
"GAZOO", including the portal site "GAZOO.com" opened in 1998 for customers who participate in racing.
Specs for now:
GRMN twin charger (turbocharger + supercharger)
GRMN suspension tuning
GRMN Brake calipers and brake rotors
GRMN Dual exhaust only GRMN
Alloy Wheels & Tires size before and after different
Exterior front / rear fender / bumper
Racing rear spoiler
Bucket seat interior only
4-point seat belt
Back skin tone interior
Additional meter (boost gauge, water temperature gauge, oil temperature gauge)