The 2023 GR Corolla is Making its Debut

April 4th, 2022 by

After a whole lot of speculation, the 2023 GR Corolla is actually coming to Toyota of N Charlotte! We’ve been on the edge of our seats after months of teasers that have dropped. And, Toyota of N Charlotte has all of the exciting details of this brand new car! Let’s dive in!

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The 2023 GR Corolla Will Come Here Later This Year

The new 2023 GR Corolla will be available at Toyota of N Charlotte in two grades: Core and Circuit. However, Circuit will only be available to purchase in 2023, and there will be three packages that you can add on – performance, tech enology, and cold weather. Now let’s get into the performance, aesthetics, and safety of this new car!

Performance

  • This N Charlotte Toyota 2023 GR Corolla has a sports all-wheel-drive system. And, it’s the very first time to have this in 20 years! It offers excellent control and traction with power sent to each wheel.
  • In addition, drivers can set their front and rear torque to 60:40 for daily driving, 30:70 for sportier driving and winding roads, and 50:50 for maximum stability at high speeds.
  • This N Charlotte Toyota 2023 Gr Corolla has front and rear Torsen Limited-Slip Differentials for better driving and grip, and control of the left and right-hand drive torque distribution on the front and rear axles.
  • This car will sport a turbocharged G16E-GTS powerplant under the hood with a boosted 3-cylinder engine and a 3-piece muffler. This will make less outside noise and less exhaust pressure.
  • And, the G16E engine offers multi-oil jet piston cooling with large-diameter exhaust valves.
  • Also, this N Charlotte Toyota 2023 GR Corolla has 300 horsepower and 273 lb.-ft. torque.
  • This car will have a single-scroll ball-bearing turbo with a 6-speed intelligent manual transmission with rev-matching! And, the D-4S direct and port fuel injection system creates maximum fuel dispersion and efficiency.
  • Get excited for the shift lever with a shortened stroke for quick throw and pull-type mechanical parking brake.
  • And, the front suspension is a MacPherson-type strut design with circuit-tuned coil springs, shock absorbers, and stabilizer bars for lightweight and firm handling. The rear suspension sports a double-wishbone multilink system.
  • The N Charlotte Toyota 2023 GR Corolla has wide tread tires that are 18-inch gloss-black 15-spoke cast alloy wheels.
  • The fixed-caliper disc brakes that are painted red with the GR logo have maximum stopping power.

Aesthetics

  • The special Circuit Edition of the N Charlotte Toyota 2023 GR Corolla has a roof made of forged carbon fiber to make it more lightweight. Aluminum is used for the hood and front door panels, as well as high-tensile steel.
  • The nose of this car has excellent aerodynamics and the rear spoiler creates more downforce. The rockers force the airflow down the sides of the car and has a hood, fender, and rear bumper ducts with a flat underfloor to reduce drag.
  • This car is wide and low to the ground for the best handling as possible.
  • The N Charlotte Toyota 2023 GR Corolla has a black matrix grille and LED exterior lighting with gloss black exterior accents, shark fin antenna, and rear wings.
  • Also, there’s a 12.3-inch color multi-information display with a GR meter that displays a 4WD mode, gear position, tachometer, and turbo pressure.
  • The Brin Naud suede and synthetic-leather trimmed sport seats with red stitching, red mesh inserts, and GR badging are available with heated front seats and steering wheel.
  • The 2023 GR Corolla will have a push-button start, aluminum sport pedals, automatic climate control, power windows with one-touch auto up/down, 2 USB charging ports, a 12V auxiliary power outlet, and Qi wireless charging.

Stop by Toyota of N Charlotte! 

If you’re ready to get your hands on this ride, then stay tuned on our social media or stop by 13429 Statesville Road.

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