Toyota Yaris GR Sport revealed forward of Paris debut

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Gazoo Racing-inspired variant will get uprated suspension and Yaris GRMN bodystyling Toyota has formally revealed the Yaris GR Sport, a heat supermini that takes inspiration from the Yaris GRMN, forward of its motor present debut at Paris in October. Due on sale from late 2018, it is going to mark the primary time Toyota has launched a GR Sport trim stage in Europe, having launching the Japan-only GT86 GR Sport in July. The Yaris GR Sport makes use of the identical 1.5-litre hybrid powertrain as the usual Yaris, growing a mixed 99bhp output from the four-cylinder petrol engine and electrical motor. Toyota has as an alternative centered its efficiency upgrades on suspension, with Sachs Efficiency dampers and a stable anti-roll bar for added rigidity. Floor clearance has additionally been decreased by 11mm in contrast with the usual Yaris. The GR Sport sits on unique black 17in alloy wheels, that are fitted with the identical 205/45 R17 Bridgestone Potenza RE50 tyres because the Yaris GRMN. Out there solely as a five-door, it additionally shares its exterior styling with the Yaris GRMN, together with a rear spoiler and black color scheme for the roof, entrance grille, door mirrors and door mouldings. Inside tweaks embody GR-branded sports activities seats and the identical three-spoke steering wheel because the GT86. GR logos have additionally been added to the digital instrument cluster. Costs have but to be confirmed, however the GR Sport is prone to carry a premium over the £20,150 top-end Yaris Bi-tone. Learn extra Toyota Gazoo Racing: What the heck is a Gazoo anyway?  Toyota Yaris GRMN overview  Toyota Gazoo GR Tremendous Sport Idea might compete in 2020 Le Mans 
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