Toyota 86 & Subaru BRZ News Archive:
 

 

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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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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Toyota 86 GT wins Drive Car of the Year award

Out of 39 cars judged this year in 13 categories, Toyota 86 GT takes the Drive.com.au award (Best Performance Car under $60K) and in the process the car was the first Toyota to win the Drive Car of the Year gong in the award...
by Goran Has
 

 

 
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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
 

 
 

Toyota 86 to not come with a LSD on any Australian models (speculative)

It appears according to the latest Wheels magazine review, that the Toyota 86 will not see a standard LSD on any of the models. Wheels are claiming that the LSD and Spoiler will be a part of an additional option pack. I hope To...
by Paul Sciacca
 

 

 
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New Zealand to get Toyota 86 RC and TR 86 models in 2013

According to New Zealand Toyota facebook page, the plans are in motion to bring two new Toyota 86 models to the country; TR 86 (Toyota Racing 86) and Toyota 86 RC sometime in the new year. Toyota NZ:   Until recently the R...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Toyota GT 86 and Its Creators Get 3 Vehicle Dynamics International Awards

The Toyota GT 86, along with the Subaru BRZ sister car was recently praised by the judges of the 2012 Vehicle Dynamics International Awards, with the vehicle being named the sports coupe of the year, while its chief engineer Te...
by Goran Has