2017 Toyota 86 Jersey City, New Jersey

If you’re looking for a new Toyota, then stop by Island Toyota near the Jersey City, New Jersey area to check out the 2017 Toyota 86. At the heart of 86 is a potent 2.0-liter flat-four engine. With its horizontally opposed pistons and compact packaging, this engine sits low in the chassis for optimal balance performance. In manual transmission-equipped cars, thsi engine has been revised to reduce fiction and pumping loss, helping to provide an optimized power curve. It’s got some muscle too, with manual transmission cars getting 205 horsepower and 156 lb.-ft. of torque, plus a new red aluminum intake manifold. In the automatic-equipped 86, its Boxer engine pumps out 200 horsepower and 151 lb.-ft. of torque.

86 comes with a close-ratio 6-speed transmission for breathtaking acceleration and impressive fuel economy. The sequential automatic transmission features a manual shift mode, letting you select the gear you want via the gear-select level or steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. For those who prefer three pedals, the manual transmission give short, precise throws for a driving experience like no other. The rear differential of manual transmission-equipped 86 has been revised to incorporate a set of 4.30 gears. Designed for heightened response, this new rear diff helps improve low-end acceleration. This gearing also keeps 86 in its performance “sweet spot” while in the twisty stuff, making it easier to accelerate out of corners.

Designed for track days, 86’s unique Vehicle Stability Control sport tuning allows the driver to shut off all stability assists. When on a racetrack, this Full-Off Mode prevents the VSC from kicking in, putting the driver in full control. This helps expert drivers push the envelope of 86 and extract every last drop of performance. Automatic transmission-equipped 86’s come standard with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. Just a simple pull of the lever allows the driver to quickly change gears while keeping both hands on the wheel. This automatic transmission is intelligent, too—it will automatically rev match when downshifting, giving you buttery-smooth gear changes.

Stop by Island Toyota near Jersey City, New Jersey to test drive the all new 2017 Toyota 86.