Lately, there have been a lot of rumors from Toyota automotive company about future car models. Beside the FT-1 which was officially presented, there are still some speculations about the resurrection of the old legendary models –Toyota Supra and Toyota Celica. The 2017 Toyota Celica still remains in concept stadium and its design shall be based on the Toyota 86 model. The Toyota Celica has a very long tradition and lots of fans all over around the world. This is due to its great design and powerful engine which powers the car.
2017 Toyota Celica – Body and Design:
As per the news which has spread on the internet, the exterior design of the Toyota Celica 2017 shall be greatly redesigned. The bumper shall be upgraded together with new headlamps and fog lights. In addition, the 2017 Toyota Celica model shall be light weighted just like the upcoming Toyota models in a bid to enhance fuel efficiency and the performance of this car. It shall feature the automatic high beam and HID reflector-beam headlights. It will also have standard LED daytime lights. The redesigned hood of the Toyota Celica Sports will offer a better ventilation with added air intake. Besides that, the exterior design will also feature a large spoiler and LED tail lights that will be integrated well at the rear of this vehicle.
Just like the exterior design, the Toyota Celica’s interior design will also feature several changes as well as upgrades. The seats and the interior shall be upholstered with leather and soft material giving a luxurious and comfort look to this car. Chrome and aluminum details are also expected to be added to the cabin. Just like the other new Toyota models, the 2017 Toyota Celica shall also have power and heated sports seats so as to ensure maximum comfort. This car’s interiors will also feature connectivity features such as USB and Bluetooth ports. There will also be a high-class infotainment system together with a high-tech display screen that will be featured in this new Celica.
2017 Toyota Celica – Under the Hood:
Under the hood, this new 2017 Toyota Celica will have a high tech 2.0 liters turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that is capable of generating up to 258 hp. The engine shall have a 6-speed manual transmission or the 6-speed automatic continuously variable transmission which shall be attached to the paddle shifters on its steering wheel. It’s expected that the car will also have a hybrid engine so as to lower fuel consumption while boosting the performance at the same time. Due to the automatic transmissions, the engine shall offer better mileage (30 mpg on highway and 27 mpg in the city).
2017 Toyota Celica – Price and Expected Release:
The new 2017 Toyota Celica is expected to hit the markets towards the end of 2017. The car will go on sale the same year as a 2017 model. The price of this new model has not been revealed yet. However, the car is expected to cost around $25,000. Therefore, all Celica enthusiasts should cross their fingers and then wait for their much-loved car model in terms of reliability, efficiency as well as safety.