2012 Toyota Celica gets ready to hit the roads- A motor lovers overview
Toyota (Toyota Motor Corporation commonly known simply as Toyota and abbreviated as TMC, is a multinational corporation headquartered in Japan. TMC is the world’s largest automobile maker by sales and production. ) has been one of the biggest manufacturers of sports cars in the US and Japan and have been dominating the racing arena with some super speed monsters. The company is planning to come up with a new sports car model called the Toyota Celica which is being promoted as a low cost racing machine (I wonder how many of you would believe that after listening to the cost). The low-cost sports car is being worked upon jointly by Subaru and Toyota. Though, the Toyota version is not expected to hit the US markets. The estimated cost of the car is around $20,000.
The 2012 Toyota Celica is undeniably a head-turner with the exterior enhancements introduced here. This is a two-door, four seater sports coupe that will surprise you in terms of price, but impress in terms of what it can do. If you have long been wanting to get yourself a sports car, now is the time to do so. The external features of the ar show why the people all over the world . The Celica brand was dropped by Toyota in 2005. When the vehicle returns, it will be a rear-wheel drive vehicle with a Subaru four cylinder engine.
It will be a welcomed addition to the Toyota line-up which has been criticized for not containing any interesting, youthful cars. The 2012 Toyota Celica is rumored to be a sloped-roof hatchback. It will probably be set-up as a four-passenger vehicle with a tight rear seat package. It is not clear which engine will be used for the new Celica. Some reports suggest the 1.5L Impreza engine will be used while other say that Celica will come with a larger 2.0L or 2.5L engine.
The full specs of the monster have been enumerated below:
* Vehicle Type: sporty/performance car
* Drivetrain (CG estimates)
* Drive wheels: rear
* Engine: 2.0- and/or 2.5-liter horizontally opposed 4-cylinder
* Horsepower: 170-175
* Torque: 170-175 lb-ft
* Transmission: 6-speed manual, 6-speed automatic
* Dimensions (FT-86 Concept)
* Wheelbase: 101.2 inches
* Length: 163.8 inches
* Width: 69.3 inches
* Height: 48.2 inches
* Base curb weight (CG estimate): 2,450 pounds
With that said it is impossible to get to know the exact details of the build of the monster and hence the vague details. Though most of the specs are rumors the top three are almost a surety. The motor car has also been given another name by the racing car lovers and it is being called as the Toybaru or Subayota.
So, there it is all you motor lovers another monster coming all the way from Toyota Japan. We here have found the machine to be a road winner what do you make out of the car? Do not forget to have a look at the rare stills of the car below and do let us know what is your first opinion?