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TRD to Launch Turbo Corolla Axio GT for One Make Race

25/02/2009 04:30 | Rocket Punch Auto Blog

In order to revive the Toyota Corolla's sporty image back in the 70's and 80's, Toyota Racing Development (TRD) will be launching a turbo version of their Corolla Axio sedan come February 2009.The "GT" version of the Corolla Axio (NZE141-AEMNK) will be powered by an Intercooled turbo charged version of the 1NZ-FE 1.5L VVT-i I4 engine, with a specially tune ECU producing around 150hp @ 6000rpm and 145lb-ft @ 4800rpm. The 2560 lbs chassis is upgra...