This all new mini hot hatch is effectively a rally car built. The new gr yaris is a pure performance car born from toyota s title winning experience in the world rally championship.
The gr yaris is superb.
Toyota yaris gr rally car. The post the toyota gr yaris is a thrilling rally. Just 250 examples will come to australia in the first half of 2021 priced above the regular gr yaris that retails for 49 500 before on roads 39 950 drive away at launch. Toyota took its next wrc race car then made it road legal.
The 2020 toyota gr yaris is a street legal rally car you can t buy the next best thing to driving a world rally car but not sold in america. The result is the bespoke and ballistic gr yaris our hot hatchback of the year. It brings motorsport technology and design directly to the world of the road car true to toyota gazoo racing s ethos for making ever better cars that are rewarding and fun to drive.
Heritage the new gr yaris is toyota s first genuine awd sports car and its first homologation model for wrc competition since the end of production of the celica gt four in 1999. This is called homologation and although your rally car can deviate from the road formula in many areas. Toyota will turn up the wick on its gr yaris hot hatch in the first half of 2021 confirming europe s performance pack will be coming down under as a limited edition rallye model.
See all 68 photos. The gr yaris is superb the best toyota we ve ever driven. First deliveries of the toyota gr yaris rallye will commence in march 2021 starting with the initial 200 cars offered at the aforementioned 56 200 drive away price.
Gr yaris is the second pure sports car model to be launched globally by tgr following last year s return of the legendary toyota gr supra. Toyota has revealed the new gr yaris ap4 rally car that will compete in the 2021 australian rally championship. Gr yaris is the first all toyota sports car and the company s first homologation model for wrc competition since the celica gt four ended production in 1999.
This could be the only time we get to see a factory backed gr yaris do what it was. This is the new toyota gr yaris and it might be the most exciting car toyota has ever released. It brings motorsport technology directly to the world of the road car through the combined design and engineering skills of toyota s title winning toyota gazoo racing and world rally championship teams.