Japan

Toyota

60010557

2nd

Soarer

Released date : 1986/ 1/21

body type

Coupé

CP

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  • Specification
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Grade 3000_Twin Cam 24_Turbo_GT-Limited_Air suspension 2000_Twin Cam 24 2000_OHC-EFI_VX
Model type
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weight
Model type E-MZ21-HCPZZ E-GZ20-HCMVF E-GZ20-HCMGE
Curb mass(kg) 1520 1330 1320
Dimensions Length(mm) 4675 4675 4675
Width(mm) 1725 1695 1695
Height(mm) 1335 1345 1345
Wheelbase(mm) 2670 2670 2670
Engine Engine code 7M-GTEU 1G-GEU 1G-EU
Engine type In-line 6-cylinder, DOHC In-line 6-cylinder, DOHC In-line 6-cylinder, OHC
Displacement(cm3) 2954 1988 1988
Max. output kW/(PS)/r.pm -/230/5600 -/140/6400 -/105/5200
* The specifications are those of representative model grades.
* Max. output represents a net rating.
* The model numbers of these vehicles are MZ21(3000), MZ20(2000), GZ20(2000).
The second-generation Soarer that came out in January 1986 was styled to keep the overall impression of the previous model, while refining the details to further enhance the high-quality image. The canopy used curved glass for all windows, and their surfaces were made flush with the body. The virtual image display technology called the "space vision meter" was adopted for the first time in the world, making it easier for the driver to read the instrument panel while driving, as the virtual image was projected at a distance to minimize the accommodation of the eye. The engine lineup consisted of a turbocharged 3-liter inline 6-cylinder DOHC 24-valve unit that produced a net output of 230 PS (7M-GTEU), and three 2-liter engines including a twin-turbo unit. The suspension employed a 4-wheel double wishbone arrangement, to which the electronically controlled TEMS system and the air suspension system (for 3.0GT Limited) could be added. In April 1989, the Aero Cabin 2-seater was made available, featuring a power retractable roof and rear windshield and with production volume limited to 500 units.
Plant Tahara plant
"Soarer" is used with its meaning of a high-performance glider.
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