Toyota 86 News
New Toyota GR 86 or Subaru BRZ 2021 spied! Next-generation sports car twin hits the road
Is this our first look at the new Toyota GR 86 or Subaru BRZ? According to multiple reports, one of next-generation sports car twins is behind the camouflage of the developmental mule seen here Read more
New Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ 2020 reach end of the line: Preparations begin for next-gen models to take on Mazda MX-5
Subaru Japan has announced it has stopped taking orders for new BRZ models, winding down production of the first-generation sports car in preparation for the all-new version expected in 2021.With the ...Read more
Why the Subaru WRX and Nissan 400Z are spearheading the Japanese sports car boom
If you are a fan of Japanese sports cars, then 2020 has been an exciting year Read more
Will a turbocharger ruin the new Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ 2021?
As any Spider-Man fan can tell you, with great power comes great responsibility.Toyota should listen to that advice because if the rumours are true the new-generation 86 (and Subaru BRZ) coming in ...Read more
New Toyota 86 2021 and Subaru BRZ exterior and interior designs take shape: report
It’s no secret the second generation of Toyota and Subaru’s sports-car partnership is on the way, and now we have an unofficial look at what the next 86 and BRZ will look like inside and ...Read more
Japan's cut-price performance car comeback! How the new Subaru WRX STI, Nissan 400Z, Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ will make 2021 feel like the 1990s
Japan is on the verge of a performance car comeback, with the new Subaru WRX and STI, Nissan 400Z, Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ ready to make 2021 feel like we're back in the 1990s. Japan was once ...Read more
New Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ coming in November 2021 - reports
The mystery of just when Toyota and Subaru's performance twins will debut might just have been solved, with Japanese media reporting the new BRZ and 86 will launch in November 2021.So the wait isn't ...Read more
Toyota 86, Subaru BRZ 2021 detailed! New non-turbo 2.4-litre engine to produce 162kW and 240Nm - reports
The next Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ could be revealed as early as March next year, and will be sporting a non-turbo 2.4-litre engine good for 162kW and 240Nm.That's the word out of Japan, where ...Read more
New Toyota 86 GR 2022 to get turbocharged petrol engine with 190kW: report
The next-generation Toyota 86 is drawing closer, with a new report claiming the sports car will released around June/July next year with a 190kW turbocharged petrol engine Read more
New Toyota 86 2020 Black Limited detailed: Sports car swansong to be restricted to Japan?
Toyota will see out its first-generation 86 sports coupe with the Black Limited variant, which mirrors the AE86 Sprinter Trueno swansong of 1986.Based on the 86 coupe, the Black Limited sports a ( ...Read more
Top sports cars sold in 2019
Let’s face it, when the sports-car bubble bursts, it bursts hard – real hard. You only need to look back to 2019 to get the latest example of that fact, with Australian sales down a ...Read more
Toyota 86 2021 detailed: New Subaru BRZ twin to get turbocharged performance?
Toyota is edging closer to releasing a new-generation 86, with the sports car to once again be built alongside its Subaru BRZ twin as part of the long-running partnership between the two Japanese ...Read more
Is Toyota finally cool?
Toyota has long fought against the stereotype that it produces nothing but "whitegoods on wheels".Born from the fact that it sold sensible, if somewhat boring, like the Corolla and Camry, ...Read more
Can anything stop Toyota?
Toyota has for so long been derided as 'whitegoods on wheels', but Toyota is now riding high atop the Australian car industry and there seems to be no end in sight to its dominance.For decades Holden ...Read more
Next-gen Subaru BRZ confirmed alongside 2021 Toyota 86
Toyota and Subaru will strengthen its ties with the former taking a 20 per cent stake, including voting rights, in its fellow Japanese car maker.Having first forged a partnership in 2005, the most ...Read more
Toyota 86 2020 gets Apple CarPlay and Android Auto update in the US, no word for Australia yet
The 86 gets a much-needed multimedia update. Read more
Toyota 86 Hakone Edition on sale in North America
Toyota has launched a limited edition version of the 86 sports car in the US with dark green paint and a tan and black interior colour combination. And it's named after one of Japan's most famous ...Read more
Second-generation Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86 confirmed
Subaru will launch a new BRZ - one on a rear-drive platform co-developed with the Toyota 86 - with the brand at last confirming a second-generation future for the Japanese performance car. Read more
Toyota 86 to live on as brand promises more "excitement"
It seems rumours of the Toyota 86's death have been greatly exaggerated. Well, that's the word from Toyota in America, at least, which has responded to claims the brand's accessible rear-drive ...Read more
Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, led by American Special Vehicle’s converted Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups. ...Read more