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Turbocharged 200kW Toyota GR 86 to replace 86

The Toyota 86 has been around since 2012 and is getting long in the tooth, but we already know Toyota and Subaru are busy preparing a second-generation model. Now, reports are indicating the new model is set to pack around 200kW of turbocharged power. According to Autocar, the second-generation 86 …

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2nd-generation Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ due in 2021 with bigger donk

While the resurrected Toyota Supra might be all the rage at the moment, Toyota’s six-year-old 86 and its sister model, the Subaru BRZ, are approaching the end of their lives. That means Toyota is now looking at a successor, which will reportedly arrive around 2021. According to JapanTimes, the next-generation …

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Toyota 86 gets super cool Kuhl Racing wide bodykit

The Toyota 86 is a tuning magnet, with most tuners having some sort of customisation package for the popular Japanese coupe, with the latest being Kuhl Racing. The tuner’s eye-catching conversion consists of the brand’s 01R-GT wide-body kit, 20-inch Verz alloy wheels shod with Falken FK453 tyres with dramatic camber …

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Video: Ferrari V8 powered Toyota 86. Anyone?

Engine swaps are nothing new. Enthusiasts try and stuff anything and everything that fits into their cars to get more bang, from massive American V8s to turbocharged six-cylinders. American drifter, Ryan Tuerck is doing just that with his new Toyota 86. But instead of a 5.0-litre V8 from the Mustang, …

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2nd-gen Toyota 86 to exceed expectation, says chief engineer

Toyota 86’s chief engineer, Tetsuya Tada, has revealed the next-generation model is going to surprise everyone. Speaking to fellow Aussie publication, Motor, Tada san said: “We have started planning the next-generation 86 [but to] try to provide something beyond people’s expectation is not easy,” he said. “It will definitely be …

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Toyota developing sub-86 entry-level RWD sports car

Toyota has reportedly started development of a small entry-level RWD sports car to sit below the Toyota 86. It will form a three-prong sports car attack from the Japanese giant, with the upcoming Supra sitting at the top, followed by the next-generation 86 and said entry-level sports car. “We have …

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Toyota fine-tunes 86 in its 2014 update

Toyota has dialled up the sheer driving fun and razor-sharp handling of its award-winning 86 sports car by introducing subtle refinements to its widely praised suspension. Enthusiastic drivers will appreciate under-the-skin fine-tuning that delivers a more rigid suspension setup for even better handling response and steering feel while also enhancing …

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