Toyota GT 86 starts at EUR29,990 image

Toyota has recently announced the starting price for the GT 86 sports car, at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, which has been set at 29,990 euros.

According to the Japanese based automaker, the entry-level version of the Toyota GT 86 will be packed with Xenon headlamps, LED daytime running lights, fog lamps, 17-inch alloy wheels, Toyota Touch multimedia audio system, Smart Key, keyless entry and ignition, electronic cruise control, two-zone automatic climate control, dynamic stability control and seven airbags, including knee airbag for the driver. Optional features include Alcantara leather, Toyota Touch & Go and an aero package.

Power to the Toyota GT 86 comes from the Subaru borrowed 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine, with the company’s D-4S direct injection technology, which is sending the 187 horsepower at 7,000 rpm and 205 Nm of torque (151 lb-ft) at 6,600 rpm to the rear wheels through a six-speed manual transmission, but a six-speed automatic is also available for an extra 1,550 euros.

The Toyota GT 86 is 4,240 mm long, 1,285 mm tall and 2,570 mm wide, being the most compact four-seat sports car on the market. The weight distribution is 53:47 (front to rear). There’s no word yet on the trim levels for Europe yet, but in Japan, the model is coming in four grades, Customize Grade, the G, the GT and the GT Limited.