National Geographic : 1985 Jul
1985 ToyotaMotorSales US.An! Fun istaking the all- seconds flat. Reel in the road and OH W HA FEELING! new MR2 out to play. get ready for love at first corner. So much fun and The 45°%/55% front/rear so well thought-out, weight distribution created by this mid-engine the MR2's mid-engine design support. Full instrumentation is two-seater has gives you superior balance for unobstructed. And special won Motor Trerndis excellent road-holding ability. options include a moon roof and Import Car of And four-wheel independent sus- a startling AM stereo/FM/MPX the Year Award. pension, stabilizer bars front and stereo receiver with an auto Slide in and prepare to blast- rear, gas shocks with rack-and- reverse cassette. off. Punch the accelerator and the pinion steering and light alloy MR2. Affordable and reliable tach snaps to the 7,500 rpm red- wheels with performance radials because its a Toyota. Awinner line while the Twin Cam, 4-valve- give you cornering confidence. for the same reason. per-cylinder, TC-l6 Electronically MR2 s interior adds to the Take itout to play and just try Fuel-Injected engine builds a experience by creating comfort to stop shouting, "the fun is back." sweet resonance behind you. and efficiency that puts nothing Fire lightning-fast through the in fun's way. A 7-way adjustable 5 gears. Rush from 0-60 in 8 driver's Sport Seat offers snug BUCKLE UP-ITS A GOOD FEELING! TOYOTAS 16-VAVE, MID-ENGINE 2-SEATER WINS MOTOR TREND'S "IMPORTCAR OF THE YEAR: THE FUN ISBACK! N. r N'