The company Toyota has published the first official teaser racing Yaris hatchback. The official debut of the novelty will take place at the end of next week, 17 November, in the framework of the rally of Australia.
The model has received a prefix to the name of GR – Gazoo Racing, as well as hyphenated figure 4, indicating that the drive to all four wheels. The car shown in the teaser, “wearing” the same red-black-white camo, and test a prototype that already got spy shots during testing on the Nurburgring.
Unlike the civil version of the “Yaris” its a charged modification will get the body with more aggressive lines, bold wheel arches, disks of enlarged diameter and an enlarged grille.
Recently, Vice-President of the European division of Toyota Matt Harrison said in an interview that the new Yaris will mark the success of Gazoo Racing in motorsports.
Given that he hinted at the willingness of Toyota to take the bold steps to achieve this goal, it is possible that the novelty will receive more powerful motor than the current version. It is equipped with four-cylinder engine capacity of 1.8 liters and impact 209 horsepower.