2017 Toyota GT86 Price, Design

Published on July 7, 2016

2017 Toyota GT86: When you start searching for 2017 Toyota FT-HS Concept on the Web you’ll notice there’s scarce information about. Therefore we decided to write an article about this concept and reveal why it is so difficult to find any detail about it.


Abbreviation FT-HS stands for Future Toyota Hybrid Sport and tells us that was a unique concept when it was introduced. It was initially presented at the North American International Auto Show nine years ago. The goal was to create a hybrid with a tremendous power and stunning acceleration. When it was released it had a rear wheel driving system and four-speed automatic gearbox. Under the hood of the car was a 3.5-liter six-cylinder which could produce more than 400 horsepower.

Thanks to this engine it was one of the most powerful hybrid vehicles at the time. Also, it was one of the fastest with a 0-60 time under 4 seconds. The powertrain was quite similar to Lexus GS450h. Since the debut, this technology was implemented in several vehicles, such as Supra HV-R and GT 86. Supra was the first racing car to use this technology. 2017 Toyota FT-HS Concept will be implemented in 2017 Toyota GT86 thus we’ll focus on this model.

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2017 Toyota GT86


Toyota FT-HS Concept focuses on the engine. The initial vehicle had the 3.5l V6 but new 2017 Toyota GT86 is going to have a different unit and it’ll actually be less powerful. Engineers opted for a 2.0l aspirated four-cylinder. It comes with an output of around 200 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. Not the only engine is different but transmission and acceleration as well. A future driver can choose between six-speed automatic and six-speed manual gearbox. At this moment we don’t have any info about their fuel economy.

Price: $27,000

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