Road Tests Real world tests of GT 86 vs Scirocco R

Top speed

GT 86
140 mph
Scirocco R
155 mph

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Toyota GT 86

Reasons to consider the
Toyota GT 86

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TwinRev is not aware of any important advantages of the Toyota GT 86 vs the Volkswagen Scirocco R.

Front view of Volkswagen Scirocco R

Reasons to consider the
Volkswagen Scirocco R

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Faster top speed 155 mph vs 140 mph 15 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
More torque 258 ft-lb @ 2,500 RPM vs 150 ft-lb @ 6,600 RPM More than 70% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
More powerful engine 265 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 197 HP @ 7,000 RPM Around 35% stronger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

GT 86  vs
Scirocco R 
Brand Toyota Volkswagen
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2012 2010

power & handling

Maximum hp 197 HP @ 7,000 RPM 265 HP @ 6,000 RPM
Maximum torque 150 ft-lb @ 6,600 RPM 258 ft-lb @ 2,500 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 2,000 cc 1,984 cc
Fuels
Gas

physical dimensions

Width 69.9 in 71.7 in
Height 51.2 in 54.9 in
Length 166.9 in 167.2 in
Wheelbase 101.2 in 101.5 in

road tests

GT 86  vs
Scirocco R 
Top speed 140 mph 155 mph

transmission

Drivetrain RWD FWD
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 6

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc
Toyota GT 86
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Volkswagen Scirocco R
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