2018 Toyota Yaris GRMN: Supercharged hot hatch not coming to US

Inspired by the Gazoo Racing Yaris rally car, the Toyota Yaris GRMN hot hatch has a 1.8-liter supercharged I4 with 154kW (207hp).


The FWD Yaris GRMN has a 6-speed manual and a Torsen limited slip differential. Available only as a 3-door hatch, the Yaris GRMN has 17-inch wheels, Sachs shocks, a larger front stabilizer bar, and ventilated disc brakes with 4-piston calipers.

The hot Yaris also has new front and rear bumpers, a rear diffuser, central exhaust, and a black rear spoiler. Inside there’s Toyota Boshoku sports front seats, a small leather steering wheel, sports pedals, and new instruments.

Produced in Valenciennes, France, the Toyota Yaris GRMN goes on sale in Europe from 2018.



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2018 Toyota Yaris GRMN: Supercharged hot hatch not coming to US