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Full Gallery: Toyota GT-86 Track Test at Fuji Speedway

Following the launch of the Toyota 86, a group of reviewers were invited to take Toyota’s new sports coupe out for a spin at Fuji Speedway. The 86 is powered by a 2.0 liter four-cylinder boxer engine jointly developed by Toyota and Subaru. It makes 198 horsepower at 7000 rpm …

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New Toyota GT 86 Coupé – The Real FT 86

The most anticipated Toyota is here! The FT 86 as we know it is officially known as the GT 86. The name is a tribute to its spiritual forebear – the Corolla GT AE86. The Japanese domestic market version will be known only as the 86. Unless you have been …

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2011 Tokyo Motor Show Preview – Toyota FCV-R Fuel-cell Concept

Toyota has unveiled the company’s next-generation fuel-cell concept at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show. The FCV-R shown here is scheduled for launch in 2015. The concept bears a strong resemblance to the company’s famous alternative fuel hybrid, the Prius with very similar dimensions at 4,745mm long, 1,790mm wide and 1,510mm …

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Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II Roadster

With the FT-86 in its final stages of development, resources at Toyota are gradually liberated and redirected to the maker’s ‘other’ sports car, the little known GRMN Hybrid Convertible. First made its public appearance at last year’s Tokyo Auto Salon, Toyota has confirmed that it is “considering a production version” …

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Toyota FT-86 In Final Stages of Testing

This is one of the first pictures of Toyota’s highly anticipated FT-86 undergoing what might be the final stages of testing. Before this, we only saw the car under the glittering lights of motor shows around the world. This particular prototype has been captured going through its paces at Germany’s …

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2011 New York Auto Show: Scion FR-S Coupe Concept

It seems like with every iteration, Toyota’s highly awaited FT-86 sports coupe just keeps getting better and better. We have seen the concept at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show and loved the looks of it. Now Toyota’s North America sports brand, Scion is also in the game, unveiling the 3rd …

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Toyota FT-86 Specifications Revealed!

Toyota’s much anticipated sports car in well over a decade is in its final stages of testing and fine tuning. Although not officially signed off, we finally got our hands on some of the car’s vital statistics. According to insiders, the FT-86 II revealed at last month’s Geneva Motor Show …

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Top Secret Toyota FT-86

You must be thinking how did Top Secret get their hands on a Toyota FT-86 when production for the front engine rear-wheel drive sports coupe hasn’t even started yet. Well they haven’t. This is actually a render created by BramDC from Wergea, Netherlands. Top Secret should really consider this design …

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Toyota FT-86 Hybrid Confirmed!

Toyota’s forthcoming FT-86 is one of the most exciting new cars to come out of the car maker in recent times. What’s more exciting is, the new car is likely to spawn a hybrid version. When asked whether a hybrid could be built, a Toyota spokesman at the Geneva Motor …

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2011 Geneva Motor Show: Toyota Unveils FT-86 II Concept

The long anticipated sports coupe from Toyota is moving closer to production as the world’s biggest car maker unveils the FT-86 II Concept at the Geneva Motor Show today. Designed to be a light-weight front engined rear wheel drive coupe, the FT-86 II signals Toyota’s comeback to making fun to …

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Toyota Signals Return to BTCC With Avensis Race Model

Toyota Cars - News – Toyota returns to BTCC with Avensis

The first images of the Toyota Avensis BTCC race car have been revealed, signalling Toyota’s intention to return to the BTCC, the British Touring Car Championsip. The BTCC Avensis is designed and built by Buckingham Motorsport GPR as an evaluation model to showcase the new technical regulation of the BTCC. …

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