Toyota reveals final Yaris WRC car and driver team

Toyota Gazoo Racing today launches the Toyota Yaris WRC car and reveals its driver line-up as it re-enters the World Rally Championship in 2017.

“Toyota is back!” said Team Chairman Akio Toyoda, as Toyota Gazoo Racing unveiled the package which represents the next chapter in the company’s proud rally heritage.

With the start of the season in Monte Carlo just over a month away, the team are putting the finishing touches to their preparations for an event they have been eagerly awaiting. They have spent thousands of hours in the workshop and on the testing programme, focusing on the single goal of being ready for the first rally in the 2017 calendar.

Taking part in the WRC, the pinnacle of the sport, is certain to provide Toyota with new challenges and opportunities to further develop its people, explore new technologies and experience different roads and driving conditions around the world, thus contributing to its commitment to make ever-better cars.

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