Toyota’s 2017 WRC car tests on tarmac
- 24th October 2016, 9:51pm
Pictures appeared today on the internet showing the Toyota Yaris WRC prototype in asphalt mode, with aero changes not seen before.
Main changes since the car was publicly launched at the Paris Motor Show are at the rear of the bodywork. It is not known whether the enormous rear wing on the car represents the design which the FIA will approve, but it is now only days before the homologation application papers must be filed.
The test was reported to be at La Trona stage, a stage in the Costa Brava region well known to team chief, Tommi Makinen, from his own world championship driving days 15 or more years ago.
- Martin Holmes
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