New Toyota concepts and models will be showcased at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show on 5 March 2012. The Toyota line-up includes the FT-86 Open and Toyota i-Road concepts as well as the British-built Auris touring Sports and the fourth-generation RAV4.
Exciting new Toyota concepts and models set to impressThe Toyota FT-86 concept
The Toyota FT-86 concept will preview the possible future development of the much praised GT86 sports coupe, also known as the Toyota 86 in South Africa. The FT-86 concept will be used to gauge public reaction. Toyota is meanwhile carrying out engineering tests on a prototype.
Toyota i-Road concept
The Toyota i-Road was conceived as a compact, fun and emissions-free, personal mobility concept and was designed to offer quick and efficient urban transport for two people.
Toyota Auris Touring Sports
After previewing the estate version at the 2012 Paris Motor Show, Toyota will unveil the production-ready Auris Touring Sports in Geneva. Toyota is yet to publish specifications, dimensions and performance data for the model which goes on sale later in 2013.
The Auris Touring Sports is set to become the new reference point for medium-sized estate cars which is supported by its styling, luggage capacity and full hybrid powertrain. A special design study called the Auris Touring Sports Black will accompany the Auris Touring Sports in the spotlight.
The fourth-generation RAV4 will be showcased, coinciding with its market launch in Europe. The new RAV4 offers distinctive styling, a high quality interior, greater efficiency and enhancements to its all-wheel drive system. The new RAV4 will be accompanied by two design studies at the Geneva Motor Show and these include the RAV4 Premium and the RAV4 Adventure. The new RAV4 will be launched in South Africa later in 2013.
Further details will be made available when the Geneva Motor Show commences on 5 March 2013.