Toyota Gazoo Racing, Toyota’s official motorsport arm, prepared a racing version of the recently introduced SF-R Concept for the upcoming fair of tuners in Japan (2016 Tokyo Auto Salon, from 15 to 17 January).The 2017 Toyota S-FR Racing Concept in comparison with 2017 SF-R Concept has more aggressive exterior, the black wheels and modified suspension,more poferful engine as well as less weight which will greatly affects on its speed.
2017 Toyota S-FR Racing Concept Review
As recently reported, Toyota is planning 2 brand-new sports cars to sandwich its current GT 86 (offered in America as a Scion FR-S). A child cars will rest at the bottom of the ladder while a Supra successor will certainly evaluate the top. The 2017 Toyota S-FR Concept sneak peeks the road-going variation of the baby sports car, while this brand-new Toyota S-FR Racing principle hints at a racing variation.
Compared to the initial S-FR, the 2017 S-FR Racing Concept has a bigger impact thanks to the enhancement of brand-new aero aids like a front lip spoiler, back diffuser and also rear wing, plus there’s also a wider track. We believe the latest principle is also significantly lighter thanks to a stripped-out cabin and making use of carbon fiber instead of more standard products.
The car is 4100 mm long (ordinary SF-R Concept has 3990 mm), width is 1735 mm (1695 mm), high is 1270 mm (1320 mm), while the wheelbase remains the same and it is 2480 mm. Although it has not been published, it is assumed that the SF-R Racing Concept 2017 and lighter than ordinary SF-R Concept, which means it has less than 980 kg. Interior pictures haven’t been released yet and the cabin is completely hidden by blacked-out windows so as soon as we find out information we will inform you.
You may also like to read about 2017 Toyota S-FR Concept
Engine and specs and 2017 S-FR Racing Concept
Toyota hasn’t published technical requirements, so exactly what lies under the hood is up in the air. The last we listened to, the manufacturing S-FR will load a turbocharged 1.2-liter four-cylinder engine already being used in some Toyota models sold overseas. We’ve additionally listened to that a naturally aspirated 1.5-liter 4 is additionally an opportunity. All that’s particular now is that the S-FR Racing Concept is furnished with larger brakes on all four edges and also a sport-tuned suspension.
Release date and price of Toyota S-FR Racing Concept 2017
While the S-FR Racing Concept isn’t really likely making the change from a concept to a production, reports show the routine S-FR that was presented at the Tokyo Motor Show last October will be added to the Toyota lineup as a regular-production version placed here the GT86. In the United States, the sports car will likely be branded as a Scion.
Be sociable, share!