Toyota Yaris aka Vitz Turbo Concept with 180hp by Gazoo Racing
Gazoo Racing, tuning and motorsport partner of Toyota has introduced a new concept design for the Toyota’s Yaris, the model known as Vitz was unveiled at Tokyo Auto Salon 2012 in the last weekend. The concept looks cool in design. The Vitz Turbo is basically Three door Yariz with some tweaking.
The new concept is coming with some performance upgrade under the hood as well as some changes in other features. One of the main improvement in the concept is its modified 1.5-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine that delivers an output of 180PS (178bhp) with a turbocharger and torque of 220Nm (162.3 lb-ft). The car uses five speed manual transmission to transfer the power to front wheel.
Outside, the car has been covered with new Gazoo Racing’s signature colors and a new wide body kit that features front grille extending to the modified front bumper, a front lip spoiler, widened front and rear fenders, side skirts, a roof spoiler and a new rear bumper with a diffuser. The modification ends with black HID headlamps and tail lamps that gives the concept an aesthetic look at the first glance. On the other hand, the interior is decorated with new sports seats up front along with a different steering as well as redesigned instrument panel and changed the trim.
It is not sure when the concept will be available for the public, but expected soon. For now, check out the video below and feel free to drop our comment.