Toyota 86 & Subaru BRZ News Archive:
 

 

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 sports car set to cost USD $25,495

It’s always good to try something new, especially when that new thing can drift around corners in a cloud of tire smoke. Subaru and Toyota recently completed a joint project: a no-frills, genuine sports car, and it goes on sa...
by Goran Has
 

 
 
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Toyota 86 sports car receives rave reviews

TOYOTA is giving the perfect riposte to its critics who say its cars are a bit dull with the imminent launch of this new sports coupe, the GT86. On sale now and with deliveries scheduled for July 1, the car is available in eith...
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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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
 

 

 
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Toyota 86 crashes while drifting in a parking lot in Japan

The Toyota 86’s most valuable asset is its chassis and in the real world, this translates into great handling abilities. Of course, since we’re talking about a car coming from Japan, its creators knew that many drivers won...
by Oliver Trako
 

 
 
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2013 Subaru BRZ Rear drive Subaru light on its wheels

It’s been no secret over the past couple years that Subaru and Toyota have collaborated on a rear-wheel drive sports car that’s been widely anticipated by the drifter/tuner crowd. The car shares underpinnings and major body...
by Goran Has