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2015 Toyota 86 Review: Sandown Raceway weekender

Dave lets his true Japanese sports car enthusiast colours shine, taking the 2015 Toyota 86 out to Sandown Raceway for another weekend warrior track test...

2015 Toyota 86 Review

Three years on and Australians' love affair with the Toyota 86 seems to have worn off. Was it all just hype?

2015 Toyota 86 GTS Review

The 86 has been ever so subtly tweaked for 2015 with minor improvements to an already impressive resume.

Toyota 86 Review: Tada prototype

We test a revised version of Toyota's affordable hero car tweaked by its chief engineer, Tetsuya Tada.

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2015 Toyota 86 track day review – Sandown Raceway

Read the review. It's a Sunday and we're at Sandown Raceway, which can only mean one thing: we’re here for another CarAdvice weekend warrior track test. And we're excited, because today we get to test the rear-wheel-drive 2015 Toyota 86. We’ve signed in, we’ve said g’day to the guys from Driver Dynamics, had our drivers’ briefing and been allocated our group...

2015 Toyota 86 Review

It's hard to believe it's been three years since the Toyota 86 first launched in Australia with a sub-$30k price tag and the promise of proper rear-wheel-drive dynamics. Initially a consistent top-seller in the local sports car bracket, that same success has not been matched globally. And so far this year, sales are actually down more than 30 per cent...

Toyota 86 Video Review

The 86 is simply the most exciting Toyota to drive in years.

Toyota 86 goes drifting - the ad

Japanese drift legend Keiichi Tsuchiya creates a racetrack in the sand in the Australian outback for Toyota's new 86 TV commercial.

Toyota 86 News

Toyota 86 Blackline on sale in Australia: $37,990 TRD special celebrates 86 Racing Series

Fans of the racer look have been given a treat this week, with the local launch of the Toyota 86 Blackline Edition. The 86 Blackline arrives as a limited-edition offering, with availability restricted to 250 in manual form and 200 with an automatic shifter. Based on the top-shelf GTS trim grade, the Blackline is priced from $37,990 for the manual and $40,490 for the auto, marking a premium of $2000 over their regular counterparts...

‘Sports’ car sales plummet in October

Sales of dedicated sports cars fell off a cliff last month, with industry database VFACTS recording a 23.6 per cent drop over the same month in 2014. This statistic is a significant outlier, given sports car sales as a whole are down by a comparatively modest 3.8 per cent for the year so far. Naturally, the concept of a ‘sports car’ is a slippery one...

Toyota 86 Racing Series to offer $125,000 prize pool in Australia

If competing in an official championship based on the popular Toyota 86 wasn’t compelling enough, the carmaker has today announced that it will offer a $125,000 prize pool for Australia’s Toyota 86 Racing Series when it kicks off in 2016. The carmaker has confirmed a $50,000 cash prize for the series winner, combined with a $20,000 international VIP experience - the details of which are still to be revealed...

Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ facelift spy photos

A facelifted version of the Toyota 86 or Subaru BRZ has been caught testing in Europe by our spy photographers. With just the front and rear bumpers covered in disguise, it's clear that this update won't do anything to drastic to the coupe's design. It's not entirely clear which brand's car we're looking at here...

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Toyota 86 Owner Reviews

2015 Toyota 86 Review

Over the previous few years Toyota has established itself as one of the dullest manufacturers in the industry. This once sporting company who built automotive icons such as the Toyota Supra and AE86 Corolla have spent most of the last decade building cars which primary focus has been economy and reliability and marketing them to a much older age demographic then almost any other manufacturer...

2013 Toyota 86 Review

In 2012, Toyota released arguably one of the most important cars of the year. The Toyota 86 is a back-to-basics sports car with a 2.0lt 4 cylinder engine producing a reasonable 147kw and achieves the sprint to 100 in 7.6 seconds for the manual and 8.2 seconds for the automatic...

2013 Toyota 86 Review

Such a mixed bag of emotions come with owning a Toyota 86, well for me at least. I gave up a very capable and happiness inducing Mk6 VW Golf GTI to pursue the Japanese sports car. Buying the 86 was a frustrating experience, the dealership (South Melbourne Toyota) was horrible to deal with but I wanted this car and I was determined to have it in my driveway...

2014 Toyota 86 GTS Review

I've now owned the 86 GTS for several months and I find it an exceptional drive. In additional to the vehicle having great looks, the steering is pin sharp and the handling is superbly predictable. I love the seating and steering position and the road view is very good. Additionally, the interior is finished of quite well and athletically is sporty, modern and functional...

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Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ facelift spy photos
2015 Toyota 86 Review

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