The all new 2017 Toyota Celica is a sport coupe manufactured by the Japanese motor company Toyota. Although Celica’s production ended in 2006, rumors say that Toyota is most likely to revive its much loved sports car model this year. The new Celica will have its designs based on the Toyota 86 model.
2017 Toyota Celica Exterior
If the rumors are true and Celica will be revived, the new Toyota Celica sport coupe will make up the eighth generation of the long running (since 1970) coupe model. The new model will get a complete makeover and will look totally different than its last running model. The exterior is expected to be derived from the Toyota 86 model. It will feature an inventive front bumper which will have high intensity discharge reflector beam LED daylight operating headlamps. The model will have a new designed hood equipped with many air intakes. The tailgate will feature LED tail lamps and a rear spoiler.
Toyota Celica 2017 Interior
The new Celica interior cabin is also expected to be completely redesigned. It is anticipated to have little aluminum and chrome detailing. The cabin will feature heated and powered seats covered with soft touch fabric or leather which will add elegance and class to the interior. The door panels and dash will also feature soft touch fabrics. As for the instrument panel, the Celica will be equipped with an infotainment system that has a satellite navigation system, a large touch screen display, sound system with 6 speakers and a Bluetooth connectivity option as well.
2017 Toyota Celica Engine
The super car will house a 2.0 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The engine will be able to generate 235 horsepower to 258 horsepower. The new Celica engine is rumored to be equipped with 6 speed manual transmission or 6 speed automatic continuously variable transmissions which will be attached to paddle shifters on the steering wheel. There is also the possibility of a hybrid version for better fuel economy and performance. An automatic gear box will also be attached which will help provide better fuel economy mileage of 27 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on highway.
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2017 Toyota Celica Release Date and Price
The new Toyota Celica 2017 release date will be in the last quarter of 2017 or in the first quarter of 2018(estimated). The base price for the new model is estimated to be 20 thousand dollars.
If rumors prove to be true and Toyota does manufacture it’s much loved model, this will surely stir things up in the super car market.
2017 Toyota Celica pictures