The Toyota GR86 is the most entertaining and engaging sports car you can buy while also being affordable. Good balance is offered with its rear-wheel drive layout and light curb weight, giving it thrilling driving dynamics. The GR86 excels in shedding curvy and winding roads of Baton Rouge and Chalmette and is perfect for drivers who want an enjoyable but inexpensive sports vehicle. Check out the 2023 Toyota GR86 Special Edition at Toyota of New Orleans.
This entertaining sports vehicle comes with a 2.4-liter engine under the hood that delivers 228 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. Like the first-generation model of the GR86, it will come with a naturally aspirated horizontally opposed four-cylinder. A six-speed manual transmission or an optional six-speed automatic is coupled with the engine. The 2023 Toyota GR86 is smooth enough for an everyday drive and brisk enough to have some fun. It is estimated that the GR86 will get a fuel economy of 21 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway with the automatic transmission, while the manual gets 20 mpg in the city and 27 on the highway. When tested, the 2023 Toyota GR86 can achieve a 5.4-second to 60 mph.
A special edition GR86 in a bright new color is in store for 2023. The Special Edition is modeled after the higher Premium trim and will come with a duckbill spoiler, heated seats, and adaptive headlights. This special model will also come in a bright Solar Shift orange exterior color for an exciting new look. To complement this new color, there’s a performance cat-back exhaust system with stainless steel pipes with black chrome tips, black 18-inch wheels, and a black duckbill spoiler. On the inside, there is a black Ultrasuede interior with a special GR badge and a black GR graphic on the C-pillar. The 2023 Special Edition will be sold in limited quantities of only 860 units, so contact us today about getting into the 2023 Toyota GR86 Special Edition.
The inside of the 2023 GR86 is comfortable for a compact sports car, with supportive bucket seats. There is seating for up to four passengers, but it can get a little tight in the back seat. The rear seats fold down for extra cargo space that leads into the trunk. The GR86 comes with lots of standard interior features like a push-button start, a six-speaker audio system, and an 8.0-inch touchscreen display. Other standard features include a pair of USB ports along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. The base trim level comes with 17-inch wrapped Michelin Primacy HP summer tires. When you upgrade to the Premium level, it upgrades the interior with Alcantara seat inserts, an 8-speaker audio system, and 18-inch black wheels.
The IIHS gave the Toyota GR86 a “Top Safety Pick +” award for its outstanding safety when on the road. The automatic version of the GR86 comes equipped with Toyota’s Star Safety driver-assist and safety features. These features include Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning, Pre-Collision Braking System, and Automatic High Beams. The 2023 GR86 also comes standard with a rearview camera, hill-start assist, and stability control.