Today, we will share with you new information about the upcoming 2022 Toyota GR Corolla which is basically a 2022 Toyota Corolla hatchback but with some tweaks from Gazoo Racing, the sports division of the Japanese company Toyota, which is known as GR.
According to what was published on Car and Driver website, a sporty GR version of the 2020 Toyota Corolla hatchback will be available, to follow in the footsteps of its siblings Toyota GR Yaris, which is already available in the American market and is based on the Mazda 2.
This upcoming Corolla version is supposed to represent the first sporty version of this model in many years, after the Corolla XRS that appeared in the mid-2000s
The report indicated that the upcoming new 2020 GR Corolla will be powered by a turbocharged 1.6-liter 3-cylinder engine that generates 257 hp and 360 Nm of torque.
It also added that the new GR car will depend on the TNGA chassis used in the current new 2020 Corolla, but it will get upgraded suspension system and chassis, and the GR version of Toyota Corolla will be equipped with larger brakes with larger rims surrounded by summer tires.
Toyota GR Corolla is supposed to compete specifically with the German Volkswagen Golf GTI.
Other details published by this press report indicated that the price of the upcoming new 2022 Toyota GR Corolla will start from 30,000 USD, equivalent to 112,500 SAR, and it may reach the markets during 2022.
As soon as our Arab GT team has official information about this sports hatchback that is expected to be launched within the next few years, we will provide it to you immediately, God willing.