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  • 2012 Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series On Sale In Australia

    2012 TOYOTA LANDCRUISER Toyota's updated-for-2012 LandCruiser 200 is now on sale in Australia, bringing styling tweaks, new features and a new petrol V8 engine. Revealed in 2009, the LandC...


    POSTED FRI, 9 MAR, 2012

  • Subaru BRZ, Toyota 86 Stripped In New Purist Form

    Subaru and Toyota know what you're planning for your new 86 or BRZ: drop the stock wheels in favour of something lighter and bigger, swap the bumpers out for a track-focused option, tear out the i...


    POSTED FRI, 10 FEB, 2012

  • Superbowl Ads: Cadillac, Hyundai, Toyota, Hyundai... And Ferris Bueller?

    The NFL Superbowl is mere days away, but for those that couldn't possibly care less about American football, there's still one good reason to tune in: the halftime run of big-budget advertisem...


    POSTED TUE, 31 JAN, 2012

  • Toyota TRD 86, 2000GT EV Debut At Tokyo Auto Salon

    It didn't take long, and nobody's surprised: Toyota's new 86 coupe has been given a makeover by the company's TRD racing and tuning arm, debuting at the Tokyo Auto Salon this week.


    POSTED MON, 16 JAN, 2012

  • Scion FR-S Debuts In 450kW Drift Form, Fans Begin Scheming

    The Detroit Auto Show is a long way from Las Vegas' popular SEMA aftermarket tuning event, but Toyota has chosen Motown to unveil a hardcore new drift racing version of its Scion FR-S coupe. T...


    POSTED TUE, 10 JAN, 2012

  • Toyota Moving On Supra Project: Report

    Toyota is reportedly closer than ever to bringing the Supra name back to showrooms. This follows news from Honda that a new NSX is in the works. Perhaps the launch of its new 86 coupe has inspired...


    POSTED WED, 14 DEC, 2011

  • Toyota Prius Heading For SuperGT Racing Debut: Report

    Make sense of this one: Toyota has made a glorious return to the world of rear-wheel-drive sports cars with its new 86 coupe... and new reports out of the homeland suggest the carmaker will soon enter...


    POSTED WED, 7 DEC, 2011

  • Toyota 86 Getting A Supercharged Superhero Version: Report

    Toyota's new 86 would appear to tick most boxes. Certainly most of the important ones: it's a two-door coupe, it's rear-wheel-drive, it's got one of the lowest centres of gravity aroun...


    POSTED MON, 5 DEC, 2011

  • Toyota GT 86: FT-86 Unveiled At Last

    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

  • Toyota FT-86 Power Figures Revealed?

    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

  • Toyota FT-86 Revealed In Japan-market Brochure?

    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 HiLux Plays Up Unbreakable Image In New TV Campaign

    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 4x4 Double Cab SR Diesel

    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

  • Toyota FJ Cruiser Automatic

    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 FT-86 Details Confirmed, On Track For 2012 Debut

    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

  • Scion FR-S Debuts At New York

    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

  • Scion FT-86 Concept To Show At New York

    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 Launched In Australia

    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

  • Toyota FT-86 Name Confirmed In Leaked Image?

    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 and

    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

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