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2013 Scion FR-S vs. 1985 Toyota Corolla

That Toyota’s 1985-’87 Corolla GT-S is a cultural icon and a destination car for an entire generation of enthusiasts appears, on its surface at least, to be a mere accident. It is not. Nor will it be for the 2013 Sc...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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Toyota GT-86 and Subaru BRZ purist-spec versions released (JDM)

Toyota and Subaru are saluting driving enthusiasts by offering a stripped down purist version of the GT-86/BRZ in Japan. When we say “purist,” we are referring to the absence of features that racers would be least i...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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First drive: Toyota GT 86

The Toyota GT 86 is probably the most anticipated sports coupe in years… and we’ve put it through its paces. See what John Simister has to say. This should strike an Octane chord. ‘People are bored with cars w...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Toyota 86 & Subaru BRZ Rough Idle, Stalling Engine Solution Found

A small number of our forum members as well as enthusiasts from abroad have reported that their toyota 86s and Subaru BRZs had rough idling and sounded like the engine was missfireing. A number of them would have to depress the...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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Video: Toyota GT 86 Driving Scenes

Toyota GT 86: first ever video of a GT 86 on Spanish roads. Discover how the stunning Toyota GT 86, an entirely driver-focused sports car designed to recapture the intrinsic joy of driving, looks on the road. Tags: GT-86, spotl...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Toyota 86 official web timeline comes of age

Toyota Australia today unveiled a brand new Toyota 86 website design in their preparation of the national launch date of 18th of June which is just a couple of days away. The new design features an intriguing timeline that anim...
by Goran Has
 

 
 

Video: Ken Gushi, Formula Drift Scion FR-S Meet the Pavement

For Ken Gushi, eliminating the Scion tC as his Formula Drift car was the end of one chapter, but fortunately, the start of a new and very good one is on the horizon. Gushi will be racing the 2013 Scion FR-S sports coupe, but be...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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The $60000 Supra car comeback

TOYOTA continues to rediscover its long-vanished mojo with another affordable sports car – the Supra. Since the Supra, Celica and MR-2 were cancelled, Toyota’s line-up has looked very unexciting. The Toyotasports ca...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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Chief Engineer Tada San confirms supercharged & turbocharged variants are under consideration

According to chief engineer Tetsuya Tada, Toyota is considering increasing performance by creation of a faster and more focused version of the coupe to be released later in the car’s life-cycle. “I’ve been asked a lot abo...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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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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86/BRZ at Motorkhana skid pan 31JAN16 (PHOTOS + VIDEOS)

Some photos and videos from the Motorkhana event organised by #nsw86BRZcc held on Sunday, 31st of January 2016 at Eastern Creek. If you would like to share some photos from this or other similar events, you can do so on our for...
by Goran Has