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Toyota 86 Facelift Model Will Be Unveiled at 2016 New York Auto Show


The new facelift model of Toyota 86 will be unveiled at 2016 New York International Auto Show, running from March 25 to April 3. Featuring revised exterior and interior design, as well as suspension and powertrain upgrades, the MY17 86 is scheduled to go on sale in Australia in the fourth quarter of this year. More aggressive styling is focused on ...

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Australia snaps up 10% of global sales for Toyota 86


Australian sport-car enthusiasts have demonstrated their passion for driving Toyota’s popular 86  by snapping up almost one out of every 10 examples sold worldwide. In a remarkable double, the 10,000th Toyota 86 has just been sold in Australia at virtually the same time as the compact and dynamic sports car has passed 100,000 sales globally. Australia – with 10,363 customers ...

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Australian Drift Champion Beau Yates’ New Toyota 86 Drift Car

Australian drift champion Beau Yates' new Toyota 86 drift car will be making its competition debut at round two of the Australian Drifting Grand Prix at Barbagallo Raceway in Perth

One of Australia’s most heavily modified Toyota 86s is drawing closer to its competition debut at round two of the Australian Drifting Grand Prix. Australian drift champion Beau Yates has put significant effort into preparing his new Toyota 86 drift car over much of 2013. The new car takes over from Yates’ famous 1984 Toyota AE86 in which he has ...

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Four Toyota 86-based Project Builds for SEMA

Toyota has redefined the performance and technology potential of its 86 sports car with four stunning project vehicles unveiled at the world’s premier automotive aftermarket trade show. Massive power boosts, performance suspension set-ups and exotic materials from Toyota’s development partners have reinforced the driving fun of the 86 while maintaining its inherent light weight and balance. A 550kW drifting prototype, ...

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Toyota 86, GT86, FT86 is here in Malaysia!

  However you want to call it, Toyota 86, GT86 or the concept name it was given as FT86, doesn’t matter. The good news is the legendary Toyota AE86 (made popular by the Japanese anime – Initial D) successor is here. The All-New rear wheel drive Toyota sports coupe – named as Toyota 86 in Malaysia and few other countries as GT ...

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Toyota Unveils 86 Sports Car at Fuji International Speedway, Japan

A long-awaited new Toyota rear-wheel-drive sports car has now been unveiled in its home market, Japan. Toyota newest sports car is officially known as Toyota 86 or “hachi roku”.   [singlepic id=9169 w=630 h= float=] The unveiling occurred when Toyota president Akio Toyoda drove a production prototype down the main straight of the Fuji Speedway, south of Tokyo.   Mr ...

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