What makes the Toyota MR2 different from the other sport cars is in the name. M stands for Mid-engine layout, R stands for Rear drive and 2 is for 2 seats; perfect for two lovers on a romantic tryst or a singleton looking to pick someone up. It is a sharp sports car that offers affordability along with the look; the basic price for a Toyota MR2 is $22,000-$25,000. It makes a change for the couple or single that has a vivid imagination and a pocket to match. This car opens doors to serious yet intimate luxury.
In the late 20th century, the makers of the came out with the Toyota mr2. Three years later, the model was upgraded with a supercharger 200 horsepower engine added to the MR2 1.6- liter engine. This newly adapted Toyota MR2 was more robust and bigger. Finally, in the year 2000, the MR2 Spyder was introduced. This creature was made to give the consumer the characteristics promised with the original Toyota mr2: style and pocket book efficiency. The MR2 Spyder exhibited all of the characteristics of its predecessor, only now with a convertible top. With this new feature, it is very easy to let one's hair down, sit back and enjoy the breeze of wind whipping through each strand.
The MR2 Spyder inhabits as much power as any other sports car. It comes equipped with a 2 liter 138 horsepower engine and a 5 speed manual transmission. With the speed comes the fuel efficiency; the MR2 Spyder gains 26 miles to the gallon in the city, and 33 miles to the gallon on the highway.
Externally, this little convertible is a powerhouse. But internally it contains just as much comfort and convenience as any other sports car. The MR2 Spyder comes with additions such as air conditioning, power window, power locks, and leather seats. For entertainment, this sports car includes a standard CD player.
Nothing makes a sports car a true vehicle without safety. The MR2 Spyder contains driver and passenger side airbags, and an antilock brake system.
The MR2 Spyder is the ideal Toyota MR2 for those who enjoy cruising alongside a beach with the top down on a summer evening. Or for those who want to be able to take the car on a road trip without worrying how many miles they are putting on it. Or maybe for those who just enjoy how good the small sports car is for the environment, and how much gas they don't have to use. The MR2 Spyder is a sports car for anyone who wants to look ultra cool and not have to pay too much for it. This is the thing of major concern, finances. And now you don't even have to open too deep a hole in yours to travel like royalty.