The 2nd-generation Toyota 86 is delayed until next year due to Akio Toyoda wanting their entry-level sports car to have more differences from the Subaru BRZ(as compared with the 1st-generation twins). What do you guys think?
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I don't know how many people have seen this yet but Nissan teased the new Z car in a video about their new lineup. Supposedly it's going to have a twin turbo V6 and produce around 400 horsepower.
I know it's not a direct competitor to the 86 but based on looks alone Nissan seems to have a...
On Monday, May 18th, Toyota is hosting their first-ever Spring Showcase. Hopefully this means we'll get some information on their plans for the 86!
The review can be watched here:
Japan always gets the cool stuff for cars. Toyota Gazoo Racing is partnering with McDonalds to give out a GR Supra Happy Meal toy. They're even making a collaboration movie!
If this is successful (which I don't see why not) they should do the same thing with the GR 86.
I was doing to searching on the GR86 and came across this article by Car Throttle where they laid a case out for and against it being turbocharged.
Here's what the argued:
The FA24 will be a more tuneable engine than the FA20 and will have more character...
Hi everyone, before everything went sideways with COVID-19 I was starting to look for my first 2-door sports car. I started reading about the new GR86 and it's slowly becoming the front runner. I have friends that are huge Toyota fans and they've been losing their minds over this. I look forward...
If you're cooped up inside all day because of the Coronavirus, Toyota released these paper models of the 86 to build as a way to pass the time.
Each car is wearing a different racing livery from Toyota's back catalog.
Here are the high-res PDFs you can print out:
Yatabe Speed Trial Toyota...
Toyota is finally going to be bringing the GRMN brand over to the US!
They filed a trademark application with the World Intellectual Property Organization back in February.
The application says it's for "automobiles and structural parts thereof," so it fits with the news that Toyota...
Toyota has plans to expand the GR brand to multiple vehicles in its lineup.
The filed trademark applications in Australia for the following cars:
Trade Mark 2076261 | IP Australia | Trade Mark Search
Trade Mark 2076262 | IP Australia | Trade Mark Search
Since we should expect a new turbocharged 2.4L boxer 4-cyl engine for the GR86 with around 260 horsepower, let's talk about about how fast we think this new car is going to be!
For reference let's look at the only sports cars in Toyota's lineup: the current 86 and the Supra.
The current 86...
I've been waiting for Toyota to refresh the 86 for a while! I've always had an appreciation for the FR-S/BRZ/86 ever since it first came out. It brings things back to simple fun sports cars that anyone can enjoy.
Toyota is finally bringing GRMN to North America and hopefully this means more...
We now have an early look at what Toyota's next gen launch timeline is going to look like! We should expect to see the new 86 sometime in Summer 2021!
A friend of mine sent me this and he told me that on some of the other slides mentioned a new turbocharged 2.4L boxer 4-cyl engine for the 86...