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Toyota Gazoo Racing fires up for the Nürburgring

Toyota Gazoo Racing is determined to put its heartbreak at the Le Mans behind when it resumes its World Endurance Championship this weekend. At Le Mans last month, misfortune struck just minutes before the chequered flag for Davidson’s #5 car, which he shares with Sébastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima. Second …

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Volkswagen Motorsport leads 2016 WRC at halfway point

Andreas Mikkelsen and Anders Jæger (N/N) have produced an outstanding display in Rally Poland to take their 2nd victory in the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The duo in the Volkswagen Polo R WRC finished just ahead of runners-up Ott Tänak/Raigo Mõlder (EST/EST, M-Sport-Ford) in an exciting finale, in …

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Hyundai Motorsport finished 3rd & 4th at Rally Poland

Hyundai Motorsport has finished 3rd and 4th in the seventh round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in Poland, picking up 27 manufacturer points along the way. Hyundai Shell World Rally Team driver Hayden Paddon claimed his third top-three result of the season so far, finishing third overall …

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Event: Driver Dynamics Track Day

The first Driver Dynamics track day of the winter season took place in the past weekend at Sandown Raceway, an hour Southeast of Melbourne. The cold and wet weather did not stop more than 30 track junkies turning up on the day, looking to brace the challenging track conditions to cure their …

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Subaru WRX STI NBR racer wins Nürburgring 24h Race

The Subaru WRX STI NBR Challenge 2016 racer has taken out the SP3T class win in the 2016 Nürburgring 24-Hour Race. Driven by Carlo van Dam (Netherlands), Marcel Lasée (Germany), Tim Schrick (Germany) and Hideki Yamauchi (Japan), the WRX STI-based racer completed 121 laps (approximately 3,070 kilometres) in 24 hours, …

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Toyota 86 Racing Series fires up for Winton debut

A full grid of 35 Toyota 86 racing cars are ready to greet the starter at the first round of the 2016 Toyota 86 Racing Series, running at this weekend’s V8 Supercars Championship round at Winton raceway in Victoria. Entries for the new single-make category have been well received, with …

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Toyota Festival of 86 wowed fans at Canberra

The third Australian Festival of 86 celebrations took place over the weekend in the nation’s capital drawing close to 450 owners and admirers of the Toyota 86 sports coupe to the Sutton Road Driver Training Centre in Canberra. More than 150 examples of the front-engine, rear drive coupe were on display, with enthusiasts …

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2016 Toyota Festival of 86 tours Canberra

The 2016 Festival of 86, a national celebration of Toyota’s cult sports car, is set to draw dedicated owners and enthusiast admirers from all over the country when it kicks off in Canberra this Saturday (May 7). This is the third Festival of 86 held in Australia since the car …

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Toyota aims to extend World Endurance lead

Toyota aims to extend its lead in the World Endurance Manufacturers’ Championship this weekend with an improved performance at the Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. A two-car finish and a podium in the opening race at Silverstone last month netted 33 championship points, giving it a lead of eight …

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Ten Cool Cars we caught at Custom Cars & Coffee

What’s better than having cool cars, friendly people and good food all gathered under the same roof? A car show with a twist, Custom Cars & Coffee is where hundreds of proud owners come to show off their pride and joy, while having a chat over a cup of coffee, and …

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