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Toyota unveils all-new Yaris, due in Oz mid-2020

Toyota has taken the wraps off its next-generation Yaris small hatch which is confirmed for an Australian launch mid next year. Utilising Toyota’s New Global Architecture (TNGA), code-named GA-B, the 2020 Toyota Yaris promises enhanced driving enjoyment and agility. Featuring a new 1.5-litre petrol or petrol-electric hybrid powertrains, the new …

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Toyota GR Supra TRD hots up with mk4 Supra rear wing

Just when we thought the Toyota GR Supra tuned by TRD could not get any hotter, here’s one to prove us wrong from Bahrain-based tuner Kanoo Performance. And all it takes is the big curved wing from the mk4 Supra to spice everything up by a notch. Lifted straight from …

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Second-gen Toyota Mirai unveiled as stunning premium sedan

The Toyota Mirai may be the first mass production hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV), but its looks are nothing to shout about, not that it’s supposed to. Now, Toyota has revealed the second-generation Mirai, rebooted as a premium sedan with a totally transformed design. Based on Toyota’s premium rear-wheel drive …

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Toyota Crown given “adult sporty” Sport Style treatment

The Toyota Crown and Century flagship are two of the brand’s most luxurious models in the Japanese domestic market. Launched mid last year and now in its 15th-generation, the Crown has traditionally been a more ‘grown up’ kind of premium sedan. To spice it up a little, Toyota has given …

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Toyota C-HR now available with hybrid powertrain

Toyota has added its hybrid powertrain to the upgraded C-HR which will be offered alongside the existing 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine. Available on the best-selling 2WD C-HR Koba which Toyota says makes up nearly half of all C-HR sales, the 1.8-litre petrol-electric hybrid system is shared with both the Corolla …

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Official: Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ lives on for another generation

Toyota has finally confirmed the Toyota 86 will live on to a second generation, putting months of speculations to rest. The announcement comes after a major tie-up between Toyota and Subaru recently that includes “joint development of the next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ.” Besides collaborating on the sports car, …

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SEMA bound widebody Toyota GR Supra gets us excited

This year’s SEMA is going to be a lot more interesting as it will be first in which a fifth-generation Toyota Supra exists. And that means we’re going to see a galore of modified A90 Supras, just like how its predecessor, the A80 Supra took over the show by storm …

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Toyota GR Supra TRD brings racy aerokit and tweaked dampers

Toyota GR Supra TRD revealed with lots of goodies First showcased as a concept back in February 2019, the Toyota GR Supra Performance Line Concept has now become a reality. The in-house tweaked Supra is now officially called the Supra TRD, which as its name suggests, is tuned by none …

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Toyota creates one-off Century Convertible for new Emperor

Toyota has built a special one-off Century Convertible for the coronation of the new Japanese Emperor on the 22nd October. Officially called the “royal parade car”, the four-door convertible will be used to transport Emperor Naruhito on a 4.6km route from the Imperial palace, through the streets of Tokyo, to …

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2020 Toyota Granvia pricing and specification

Toyota has announced the pricing and specification of its Granvia luxed up people mover which will be offered in two grades in six or eight seats configuration. The Hiace-based Granvia range will kick off at $62,990 before on-road costs when it goes on sale in Australia from mid-October. Powered by …

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2019 Toyota Corolla ZR Petrol Review

It feels like the Toyota Corolla has been around forever. It must feel that way because it’s now in its 12th-generation and it’s still immensely popular. Not because it’s anything special but because it’s a name synonymous with words like sensible, reliable and dependable. In other words – it’s just …

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Texas tuner gives Toyota Supra a manual it deserves

For a cool US$12,000, or A$17,737, Texas tuner will fit a 3rd pedal to your new 2020 Toyota Supra Like it or not, a modern automatic transmission can shift gears faster than any human could ever muster with three pedals, and that’s one of the reasons most sports cars these …

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2019 Toyota Prius Review – eco king gets tested

What you see here is the world’s best-selling hybrid vehicle. The pioneering Toyota Prius became the world’s first mass-produced hybrid car back in 1997 and has since racked up over 5 million sales globally. It represents more than half of all hybrids sold worldwide by Toyota. The automotive landscape has …

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Toyota Supra sharpened with KW coilover suspension

Suspension and chassis expert KW Automotive has developed a market-first fully adjustable coilover suspension kit for the latest Toyota GR Supra. Designed to improve the Supra’s handling without sacrificing ride comfort, the KW Variant 3 coilover suspension features KW’s multi-valve damper technology which offers separate adjustment for compression (16 clicks) …

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