Toyota 86

Toyota & Subaru enter new agreement, confirm next-gen 86/BRZ

Sep 27, 2019

After much speculation and pure hope, Toyota and Subaru have officially confirmed they have agreed on a new business and capital alliance, which will include the development of a next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ....

2021 Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86 to use 2.4L, concept coming soon – report

Sep 21, 2019

Rumour has it Subaru and Toyota are almost ready to introduce the second-generation BRZ and GT 86 sports car twins, and there’s word they might jump from the current 2.0L engine to a larger 2.4L...

New Toyota 86 gets green light, Subaru partnership retained

Mar 26, 2019

Good news for driving fans, Toyota and Subaru are working on a second-generation version of their 86 and BRZ sports cars, with Toyota’s version set to adopt the new GR Sport sub-brand. It was initially...

Toyota GT86 Gazoo Racing version coming, more horsepower? (video)

Sep 25, 2018

Toyota is about to launch a sportier Gazoo Racing version of the 86, or GT86 as it’s known overseas. A teaser video has been posted up on social media by Toyota Spain to build some...

2019 Toyota 86 announced in the US, TRD variant added

Jul 24, 2018

The popular Toyota 86 has come in for its model year 2019 update in the US, bringing a TRD special edition variant with it to spice up the range. Toyota is calling the 2019 Toyota...

Toyota 86 with perfect 2GR-FSE twin-turbo V6 conversion (video)

Jun 27, 2018

We’re not sure how this one slipped under our radar. It’s a Toyota 86 that features not a WRX or turbo conversion, but a 2GR-FSE V6 conversion. And it has a twin-turbo kit for good...

Toyota 86 hits 20,000 sales in Australia, new Apollo blue added

Jun 01, 2018

The now-iconic Toyota 86 is celebrating an impressive sales milestone, surpassing the 20,000 mark in Australia. To mark the occasion the local arm is launching a bright new Apollo blue colour option. Hitting the milestone,...

2018 Toyota 86 performance kit announced in Australia

Dec 01, 2017

A special performance kit for the 2018 Toyota 86 has been announced in Australia, giving buyers the opportunity to enhance the acclaimed sports car with factory backing. Firstly, there are no engine modifications, if you...

Toyota 86 performance pack edition on sale in Australia

Jun 16, 2017

Toyota Australia has announced a new limited edition performance package for the 86 sports car, bringing in some unique highlights and a striking orange paint colour. Based on the GTS, the new limited edition is...

Stock Toyota 86 breaks longest continuous drift record

Jun 15, 2017

A South African journalist in a mostly standard Toyota 86 has broken the world record for longest continuous drift, with Guinness certification imminent. The record is 165.04km, or 102.5 miles. To sustain a drift of...

Subaru BRZ STI teased, finally a performance model?

May 31, 2017

The Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins are widely loved by the enthusiast community for their handling balance and fun, but ever since their 2012 inception, cries for more hardcore versions have gone unheeded. That...

Toyota 86 gets quad-turbo 1GZ-FE V12 engine conversion (video)

Apr 03, 2017

The driftalicious Toyota 86 (and Subaru BRZ) has been the subject to many, many engine swaps in its five year existence. We’ve featured 2JZ inline-sixes, the VR35DETT from the R35 Nissan GTR, V8s and even...