Toyota will build another concept FT-1

June 7, 2014 at 6:56 pm

Concept Toyota FT-1, presented at the Detroit Auto Show, made an indelible impression on the audience. However, the company immediately announced that it was only a prototype for a computer game and implement it in the metal will not. According to recent reports, Toyota is planning to look at the public interest in the serial car of this class.

Toyota FT 1 front Pic

Toyota FT 1 front Pic


According to the magazine Motor Trend, Toyota decided to build another instance of the concept FT-1, but in a different color and with some modifications. Maybe put the motor. Thus, the company plans to look at the public interest in the car and see if it will be in demand when running in batch production. As arguments magazine cites the fact that the company rarely creates two instances of the same concept. Last time this trick has been done with the Lexus LF-LC that at one time showed change design direction of the brand.

Toyota FT 1 back photo

Toyota FT 1 back photo

In addition, it was reported that the company is working on the creation of another “hot” race car. However, this may well be part of collaboration with Toyota known simulators with Gran Turismo 6 and Super GT. If the concept FT-1 still goes into production, it can bring the power, under assumptions of Western journalists to 485 hp and weighs 1315 kg.

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