All-new 2023 Toyota GR86 10th Anniversary Special Edition coming

August 22nd, 2022 by

Just when you thought the iconic (and affordable) Toyota GR86 couldn’t get any better… it does. Believe it or not, this much-loved sports car is celebrating it’s tenth anniversary on the market in 2023 and Toyota is celebrating by putting out an all-new special edition… and wait until you see the color. Toyota of Orlando has the details!

Special Edition Toyota GR86 in Orlando FL

What does this new special edition Toyota GR86 have to offer?

First things first – let’s talk colors. The 2023 Toyota GR86 anniversary special edition will sport an all-new hue on the exterior: Solar Shift. It’s a bright standout orange, and it’s perfectly accented with black exterior features and a dark interior with contrast stitching in the same color. You can’t (and don’t want to) miss it.

What else can you expect from this new Orlando Toyota GR86? For starters, we know that only 860 units will be produced so if you want to get your hands on one, you should act fast. (Toyota of Orlando will be regularly posting updates, so stay tuned and follow us on social media.) Here are some other details:

  • It has a GR cat-back performance exhaust system with stainless steel pipes and black chrome tips
  • It’s sporting Michelin Pilot Sport 4 tires and matte-black 18″ wheels with black center caps and lugnuts
  • The Solar Shift exterior is also contrasted by a black GR c-pillar graphic and a matte black duckbill spoiler in the rear
  • The interior is trimmed in dark ultrasuede and leather with Solar Shift contrast stitching on the door panels, armrests, shift boot, trunk mat, and floor mats
  • Each new Toyota GR86 anniversary edition comes with a special limited production commemorative plaque

So now you know what it’ll look like… but more importantly, how will it drive? The 2023 Toyota GR86 10th Anniversary Special Edition has all the performance capabilities that drivers know and love from the original models, including:

  • A new 2.4L engine that delivers 11% more horsepower and 18% more torque than the first generation (228 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque to be exact)
  • 0-60 mph acceleration in just 6.1 seconds
  • D-4S dual injection for enhanced power
  • A low curb weight combined with an ultra-low center of gravity and a weight distribution of 53% in the front and 47% in the rear for sheer sport out on the road
  • Electronic power steering system for reduced weight and sport-tuned MacPherson front struts/double-wishbone multilink rear suspension
  • A six-speed manual transmission with track mode and vehicle stability control as well as steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters
  • Normal, Sport, and Snow driving modes for optimal performance no matter the conditions you’re in
  • Torsen limited-slip rear differential for improved traction while cornering at high speeds

Plus technology like the Smart Key System, Toyota Connected Services, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Sirius XM Satellite Radio, and more. Drivers will also get a complimentary one-year membership to the National Auto Sport Association, including one free High Performance Driving Event and discounted admission to all NASA-sanctioned events.

Follow Toyota of Orlando on social media for updates on this special edition Toyota GR86

We don’t know the exact date that the new 2023 Toyota GR86 10th Anniversary Special Edition will be arriving at Toyota of Orlando, but we’ll keep you posted! Follow us on social media for updates, call us, or stop by in person. Toyota of Orlando is open seven days a week at (407) 298-4500 and we’re conveniently located just off I-4 near the Millenia Mall at 3575 Vineland Road.