Toyota Motor Co., reportedly plans to release a production version of the second hybrid sports concept model called Hybrid Sports Concept GRMN Conversion II. To complete the plan, Toyota will refine the concept model that was introduced at the Tokyo Auto Salon last year and will unveil a new look in the event the Nurburgring 24 hour endurance race, in Germany this weekend. Toyota parts to be upgraded in this model is more for the appearance of the exterior and some changes to the engine. Driving force model is still the same as the concept model shown at the TAS (Tokyo Auto Salon) 2010 that uses a V6 engine that will drive the rear wheels loans combined electric motor from the Lexus RX450 to drive the front wheels.
The machine that is implemented for it is 3500 cc engine which is the development of the old V6 engine that carried its concept model. It was used machines with a capacity of 3300 cc. Strength was greater, from 208 hp to 246 hp, while when combined with electric motors, the revised model has a power Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II 295 dk. Its weight was lighter than the model concept. Toyota reveals that the revised model will be produced later will weigh 1,500 kg, or 200 kg lighter than the model concept.
Major changes will occur in exterior Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II open roof, especially in terms of styling. Toyota MR2 will refer to the display, which also uses its platform. Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II muzzle will further highlight the shark with the headlamp shape a more widened the distance from each other. Will also be revised front bumper design with a more aggressive lip spoiler.
Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II that has a length of 4350 millimeters (mm), width 1890 mm, and height 1,200 mm. Compared to a sports car Honda CR-Z hybrid, Toyota convertible car was longer 270 mm, width 195 mm and 150 mm lower.