Toyota Enthusiast News and Reviews
TOYOTA GT 86 Toyota's hotly anticipated rear-wheel-drive sports car is here at last, revealed today in the form of the GT 86. The car's unveiling follows nearly three years of "w...
POSTED SUN, 27 NOV, 2011
It was bound to happen, sooner or later. Last week, a handful of leaked brochure images gave fans their first look at the upcoming Toyota FT-86 rear-wheel-drive sports car. Little else had made its wa...
POSTED TUE, 1 NOV, 2011
UPDATE: Three new images added to the gallery, this time of a more standard-looking red car. The proverbial cat looks to have leapt well clear of the bag if these images of Toyota's upcoming F...
POSTED FRI, 28 OCT, 2011
2012 TOYOTA HILUX Toyota has released three new commercials for the updated-for-2012 HiLux pickup - one for South Africa, one for New Zealand and one for Australia. (Is it an accent thing?) Pl...
POSTED WED, 28 SEP, 2011
2012 TOYOTA HILUX REVIEW What’s hot: Better looks, better pricing, proven winning package. What’s not: New style not overly obvious; diesel noise when working hard. X-Factor: Unass...
POSTED FRI, 9 SEP, 2011
Vehicle Style: Four-wheel drive wagon Price: $44,990 Fuel Economy (claimed): 11.4 l/100km Fuel Economy (tested): 12.9 l/100km OVERVIEW The Toyota FJ Cruiser’s buff good looks are...
POSTED MON, 27 JUN, 2011
Toyota has rolled out four versions of its FT-86 sports car concept over the last two years, but with little in the way of hard details. It has been known for some time that a Subaru-developed and...
POSTED MON, 2 MAY, 2011
Toyota's upcoming FT-86 has arrived in its third concept guise, this time as the Scion FR-S - the name it is expected to carry when it hits the US market late next year. Looking like a hybrid...
POSTED THU, 21 APR, 2011
Toyota continues to tease fans with its upcoming rear-wheel-drive entry-level sports car, the FT-86. It has long been known that the car will wear a Scion badge when it debuts in the US, and at next w...
POSTED THU, 14 APR, 2011
2011 TOYOTA FJ CRUISER TMR Managing Editor Tim O'Brien is at the launch today of the FJ Cruiser. Watch for his 'first drive' review. Its local arrival has been five years in the ma...
POSTED TUE, 8 MAR, 2011
A new image purporting to be the official 'logo' for Toyota's upcoming rear-wheel-drive sports car has appeared online this week, suggesting the Japanese carmaker may have settled on eithe...
POSTED WED, 29 DEC, 2010
2010 Toyota Landcruiser 76 Series GXL Wagon Road Test and Review FOR AS LONG as Toyota has been in Australia, the indomitable LandCruiser has been its ultimate 'tough as nails' workhorse.
POSTED MON, 18 JAN, 2010
Funny thing about blood in water. Turns sharks into a frenzy. Get a sniff of blood and sharks start thrashing around and chomping on each other's arses. Remarkably, they lose track of the differen...
POSTED SUN, 7 DEC, 2008
Toyota has announced the expansion of its super popular HiLux range, for the first time offering the entry-level WorkMate with an automatic transmission. The introduction of the new WorkMate Single Ca...
POSTED THU, 16 OCT, 2008
Toyota's Hilux has been freshened up for 2009, with minor styling changes and a number of mechanical revisions being made to the European version of the ever-popular work ute. A new grille, a redesig...
POSTED FRI, 5 SEP, 2008
Hyundai has revealed its newest i-series compact car, the i20, which will make its global debut next month at the Paris Motor Show and go on sale in the European market either later this year, or earl...
POSTED THU, 4 SEP, 2008
Last week I was overjoyed to hear that my 63-year-old mother was finally in the market for a new car. It would her very first, and my secret master plan was to pick out a future classic for her so tha...
POSTED THU, 7 AUG, 2008
For some reason, much of the Western media has been feverishly following the Subaru Exiga as if it were the second coming of Elvis or something. Well, their prayers have been answered, because the new...
POSTED WED, 18 JUN, 2008
Digital dashes hold a special place in the collective memory of all those who lived through the 80s and early 90s, with more than a few manufacturers trying their hands at futurising the cockpit of yo...
POSTED SAT, 31 MAY, 2008
Don't get me started on Toyota. The manufacturer that once churned out exciting cars like the budget mid-engined exotic MR2, rally-minded Toyota Celica GT-Four, horsepower-mad Supra Turbo and drift-re...
POSTED WED, 28 MAY, 2008
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