A Toyota US executive has hinted Toyota Gazoo Racing could turn its attention to a sedan for global markets. What if it’s the top-selling Camry?
Toyota’s Gazoo Racing performance division has applied its magic to nearly every area of the new-car market, from hot hatchbacks and four-wheel drives to sports coupes and tweaked versions of utes.
But – with the exception of high-performance, car-based SUVs – there’s one body type Toyota GR hasn’t fettled for global markets: the four-door sedan.
Toyota has built a number of GR-badged sedans for Japan, such as the rear-drive Mark X GRMN, but nothing for overseas markets – however that could soon change, with Toyota USA sales boss Bob Carter telling US magazine Motor Trend to “stay tuned”, on the subject of a GR-badged sedan.
While recent rumours suggest it could be the Corolla that receives the Gazoo Racing treatment, another