Toyota 86 & Subaru BRZ News
 

 
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Report: Toyota 86 cars on Aussie soil as of today

Good folks at PerformanceGarage.com.au have posted a photo that shows Toyota 86 cars at a ground at Port Kembla, NSW. Our man on the ground at Port Kembla has just sent us this shot of brand new Toyota 86s sitting on Aussie soi...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Toyota GT86 Transformed into Rally Car in Video

Another video of the highly anticipated Toyota GT 86 has emerged, showing off the process behind turning the rear-wheel drive sports coupe into a competitive rally car. The 49 second clip doesn’t detail too much about the ral...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Video & Review: The Subaru BRZ runs the quarter in 15.3 seconds

Distill the comprehensive goodness of the 2013 Subaru BRZ down to a single desirable property and it is this: Profound control. It is the rear-drive BRZ’s competence in those pivotal split seconds as the limit of grip app...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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Toyota 86 GT a Weekend of Driving – BIG Australian Review by gt86.com.au

This review is a follow up to our initial review of the Toyota 86 at the official Australian Media Launch, written by the only non-publishing media house invited to the launch. Our original review can be viewed here. The origin...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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GT 86 Drifts At Tokyo Auto Salon

GT 86 Drifts at Tokyo Auto Salon in Japan. Have a look at the video below. Tags: 2012, drift, drifting, Featured Videos, japan, spotlight, Tokyo Auto Salon, Toyota 86, Toyota 86, Toyota GT 86, video
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Wheels Magazine report: Toyota 86 Convertible axed!

Less than 6 months since Toyota unveiled the new concept and presented it at the Geneva Motor Show, according to Australia’s Wheels Magazine Toyota has now axed plans to build the convertible version of our popular car, f...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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2013 Scion FR-S Dyno Video

Power is 173HP @ 7000RPM and Torque is 143 lb-ft @ 2800RPM at the wheels. It is safe to say that these figures are as expected! Can’t wait to see what some of the tuned examples are going to put out!! Source: insideline T...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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(Photos + Videos) Toyota unveils a soft top FT-86 Open Concept at Geneva Motor Show

After much speculation, Toyota has finally unveiled a convertible version of the Toyota 86, known as FT-86 Open Concept at the Geneva Motor Show this week. From the pictures we understand this will be a soft top convertible and...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Toyota Australia spokesman: “Tyre repair kit to provide useable luggage space in boot”

Toyota Australia spokesman Mike Breen recently spoke to Drive.com.au about pulling the spare wheel out of 86, some of the chat is included below: “We hadn’t seen the vehicle until some of our product planning people...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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(Photos) Toyota 86 makes racing debut at 2013 Bathurst Motor Festival over Easter weekend

Pedders Racing crew have ensured a Toyota 86 GT made it’s debut at the Bathurst Motor Festival at iconic Mount Panorama Circuit. Photo galleries can be found here and here. For all the race finish times, see the official ...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Scion Announces Pricing For Its 2013 FR-S Sports Car

Scion today announced pricing for its 2013 FR-S compact rear-wheel drive sports car. The FR-S starts with a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of $24,200 when equipped with a six-speed manual transmission, and $25,3...
by Goran Has