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Australian Toyota 86′s will come with a “Tyre Repair Kit”

As reported by our forum member Jbcinzio Toyota Australia has released an official bulleting detailing that all 86′s will no longer come with a full sized spare. Instead the full sized spare will be replace with a “...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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Video: Toyota GT86 shows its capabilties and heritage in new promo

Toyota Global has released this compilation video of the Toyota GT-86 sports car. The footage is significant as it not only features clips of the GT-86 undergoing development testing but also shows the vehicle with its earliest...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Subaru BRZ selling well beyond company expectations

While the sporty new Subaru BRZ will not go on sale until later this month in the US, Subaru parent company Fuji Heavy Industries has reported that sales in their Japanese domestic market are crushing company expectations – s...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Test Drive: Can Subaru BRZ Deliver Fun Without Big Horsepower?

Longtime sports car fans know that having fun behind the wheel doesn’t require a big engine pumping out 500 horsepower. Why else would cars like the Mazda Miata, Volkswagen GTI and Honda Civic Si have so many devotees? Earlie...
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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Video: Toyota 86 – Design – Driving Dynamics – Engine in detail

Toyota UK have posted three videos showcasing brilliance that is the new GT86, known as Toyota 86 in Australia. It is expected the car will be released in Australia mid June 2012. Design: Driving Dynamics: Engine: Tags: 2012, 8...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Toyota Australia open up Toyota 86 Facebook Hub for their fans

Toyota Australia have opened up a place for all interested in the brand new Toyota 86 to find all the official car news, media (including photos and video) and links to contact details relating to anything you may need to know ...
by Goran Has
 

 

 

FIVE:AD Body Kit For Scion FR-S

FIVE:AD, or Five Axis Design, a company specializing in tuning Japanese cars, announced their first aero kit for the 2013 Scion FR-S. As for the FIVE:AD body kit, it includes a front spoiler lip, two-piece rear valence, new sid...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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PHOTOS: Toyota 86 860 Special Edition details unveiled

The new Toyota 86 860 special edition brings comfort amenities like heated seats and automatic climate control, with stripes, the lot already offered on Subaru BRZ  Special Edition. Toyota will only build 860 units (hence the ...
by Goran Has
 

 

 

Subaru BRZ Price Inflation; Some Dealers Charging over $5000

One USA dealer has decided to inflate the price of the 20 Subaru BRZ allocated to its dealership by an exuberant $5000. This is understandable since supply and demand are the rules of a free market economy. The dealership also ...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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Videos: Toyota GT 86 outfitted with a 5.0-liter V8

The Toyota GT 86 has only been on the market for a few months, but that hasn’t stopped Japanese drifter Max Orido from replacing the 2.0-liter boxer engine with something a little more potent. His engine of choice? The 5....
by Oliver Trako