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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
 

 

 

Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S could sell tons — if they have ‘em

How many BRZ and FR-S sports car can Subaru and Scion, respectively, manage to sell? Drive On bets it’d be more than they’ve planned. Scion hasn’t been forthcoming on its sales goals, but Subaru’s have u...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Report: Subaru BRZ spotted in Castle Hill, NSW

This image of a Subaru BRZ spotted at a service station in Castle Hill comes to us from our reader Sean T. The car was caught on mobile camera sometime in the last 14 days. As previously reported, Subaru Australia managing dire...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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Toyota’s Official Letter Regarding the Replacement of a Full Size Spare with a Tyre Repair Kit

The below official email was sent to one of our forum member Hatchie in reply to an enquiry that they made to Toyota Australia about the removal of the full size spare tyre and its replacement with a tyre repair kit. To be fair...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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#FESTIVAL0F86: Back for another year! Sat 8th & Sun 9th NOVEMBER, Sydney!

This  NOVEMBER!, Toyota Australia will be running another #FESTIVAL0F86. Chief engineer Tada-san to also attend. Here is the official press release:     Tags: 86, Australia, event, STI, Toyota, Toyota 86, Toyota 86 A...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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GT86.com.au COMPETITION: WIN an official Toyota 86 Stormtech Softshell Jacket (worth $140)

WIN an official Toyota 86 Stormtech Softshell Jacket worth approx $140. We have 3 to give away. Donated to GT86.com.au Forums by Toyota Australia, each Toyota 86 Stormtech Softshell Jacket is worth $140, but is yours FREE as pa...
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Toyota 86 Makes its D1GP Debut in Japan and Crashes! (Video)

We all know that the Toyota 86 (or GT86/Scion FR-S) was not made for outright power and top Nürburgring lap times but for having some fun behind the wheel of a nimble sports car. One of the things that the 86 is happy to oblig...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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Subaru BRZ coming to Australia

Japanese brand finally confirms new rear-wheel-drive sports coupe will be sold in Australia. After several months of speculation, Subaru has today announced it will bring the rear-wheel-drive BRZ coupe to Australia in 2012. The...
by Goran Has
 

 
 

Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S fuel economy figures appear on EPA site

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has beat both Subaru and Scion in releasing the official fuel-economy ratings for the new BRZ and FR-S sports coupes.Being that the Subaru BRZ and the Scion FR-S are in essence ide...
by Oliver Trako
 

 

 
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Toyota 86 Australian Official Merchandise with Prices (Updated)(Updated Again)

  Our forum user Lazz27 was kind enough to share the below table that he received at work from Toyota Australia. It lists all the different Toyota Official Toyota 86 merchandise along with its pricing. As pointed our by ...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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Video: Subaru BRZ Racing at Fuji Raceway

Enjoy! That is pure FUN!! Cannot wait to try this car on an Aussie Race Track such as the Eastern Creek Raceway. Tags: BRZ, Featured Videos, racing, spotlight, Subaru, Subaru BRZ, Subaru BRZ, Subaru BRZ Videos, video
by Oliver Trako