Toyota will unveil a hardcore GR Yaris at the Tokyo Auto Salon

The beefed up hot hatch will be revealed alongside an all-new GT3 racer concept

Huge news ahead of Friday’s Tokyo Vehicle Beauty salon– Toyota’s Gazoo Racing department is readied to introduce a hardcore, bewinged GR Yaris that it describes as ‘completely tuned’.

Details are restricted until now and the only image offered is that teasing silhouette above, however a hotter looking GR Yaris has actually been discovered testing at the Nürburgring in recent months, so it’s unlikely that this will certainly simply be a static concept. Looks like it’ll have a relatively hefty back wing and hood scoop as well.

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That won’t be the only new little bit of metal on Toyota’s stand, though. It’s additionally intending on exposing a ‘GR GT3 Concept’ that does not appear to be based on any one of Toyota’s present road automobiles. Intriguing.

Toyota defines it as a “racing-dedicated principle auto that incorporates the knowledge and also fine-tuned technologies TGR has obtained in the field of motorsports”.