Toyota GR Yaris, debut at the Salon of Tokyo 2020

The next born of the house Gazoo Racing, the Toyota GR Yaris, will see the light at the Beauty of the Tokyo 2020: it is a variant of the compact of the house in japan inspired by the experience of success in the WRC. Toyota has not disseminated information on the GR Yaris, if not a curiosity linked to the development of the car.

To test a prototype of the Toyota GR Yaris in the advanced development phase has been the president of Toyota, Akio Toyoda, who has tested the quality of the Yaris in salsa racing with his code name of Master Drivers of Gazoo Racing, ‘Morizo’. Toyota, always convinced that participation in racing will contribute actively to the development of new vehicles for the production of the series, and is currently engaged on several fronts in the field of motorsport.

One of these is the WRC, the championship in which Toyota made its return in 2017, and then win the Manufacturers world championship in 2018 and the drivers ‘ title this year with Ott Tanak. Toyota has also caught several successes in the WEC, where the TS050 Hybrid is set in 2014 and in the 2018-2019 and is in contention for the title in the current season, and has won the Dakar at the beginning of 2019, with the Hilux and Nasser Al-Attiyah.