Planning to add a sports car to your garage and looking for options? If yes, we at Lum’s Toyota in Warrenton, Oregon, recommend to you the new 2022 Toyota GR86. And here is a detailed article we have put together regarding the 2022 GR86’s features and specifications. Contact us today to schedule a test drive.
The 2022 version of the GR86 marks the beginning of the Toyota 86 sports cars second-generation. The new 2022 GR86 has been completely redesigned and looks completely different from its predecessors. The modern sporty design accentuates the vehicle’s overall character, and a potent powertrain complements its capabilities. The 2022 GR86 is offered in two variants – Base and Premium. The Base variant costs $27,700 MSRP* and the Premium trim costs $30,300 MSRP*. Both the variants are powered by a 2.4-liter naturally aspirated horizontally opposed four-cylinder boxer “FA24” engine that produces 228 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The base GR86 gets a six-speed manual transmission while the Premium trim comes with a six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Both the variants get a rear-wheel-drive drivetrain.
|“FA24” 2.4-liter naturally aspirated horizontally opposed four-cylinder boxer engine
||17-in. machined-finish alloy wheels
||Eight-inch Touchscreen Display
|228 hp / 184 ft-lbs.
||Auto-leveling projector-type LED headlights and LED turn signal indicators
||Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® Compatibility
|Six-speed Manual Transmission
||Black Functional Matrix front grille with G-mesh insert, "GR" badge, and functional air inlet ducts with black accent trim
||Sport front bucket seats with black side bolsters and seat insert fabric with a G-embossed design
||Dual chrome-tipped exhaust
||Dual-zone automatic climate control (with individual temperature settings for the driver and front passenger) with dual LCD toggle displays
Staying true to its sporty persona, the 2022 GR86 packs impressive power and can accelerate quickly. With components like the Torsen® limited-slip differential that ensures sharp handling, and the GR circuit-tuned coil springs and shock absorbers, one can expect a grippy and balanced driving experience all along. The stiffness in the suspension ensures precision performance just like one would expect from a sports car.
Coming to its interior, the GR86 is functional and composed. The cabin gets noteworthy GR-inspired trims like GR leather-trimmed manual tilt/telescopic three-spoke steering wheel with contrast stitching, and GR Engine Start/Stop button, to name some of them. These special trims add a touch of exclusivity to the vehicle. The base GR86 variant gets sport front bucket seats with a GR-embossed design. The Premium variant takes it up a notch with two-stage heated front seats along with leather-trimmed bolsters and Ultrasuede® inserts. The GR86 is comfortable and balanced even with all the performance stats it holds.
Even with all the performance, it has to offer, the GR86’s interior offers a cozy and comfortable seating experience and the infotainment system works seamlessly as well.