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2022 Toyota GR 86 Convertible rendered: New sports coupe gets the angle-grinder treatment

A convertible variant of the Toyota GR 86 and twin under the skin Subaru BRZ has long been rumoured – now we know what one could look like. Following its recent and highly-publicised launch, our in-house Photoshop whiz Alex Misoyannis took the liberty of rendering a roofless rendition of the all-new sports coupe...

2022 Toyota GR 86 officially revealed, Australian launch confirmed

This is it: the 2022 Toyota GR 86 has been officially revealed, close to six months after the unveiling of its Subaru relative. Twin under the skin to the new Subaru BRZ, the second-generation 86 sports car joins the GR Supra and GR Yaris under the wing of Toyota’s Gazoo Racing performance arm – with a notable performance bump to match its hi-po GR 86 name...

2021 Toyota GR 86 could be just weeks away, as Subaru confirms joint announcement

Toyota and Subaru have confirmed plans for a joint announcement on 5 April 2021, suggesting the all-new GR 86 sports car could be closer to launch than previously thought. Teasing the upcoming event, an image appears to show the badges of both a Toyota GR 86 and a Subaru BRZ, with the words "Let's make ever-better cars together!" While it's yet to be confirmed the upcoming media event will feature the wildly-popular coupe's reveal, CarAdvice understands this is highly likely...

2022 Toyota GR 86 delayed to improve performance over Subaru BRZ – report

The 2022 Toyota GR 86 may be delayed due to similarities with the Subaru BRZ. The new-generation GR 86 was co-developed with Subaru and will be made on the same production line as the BRZ, but a new report suggests Toyota President Akio Toyoda wants the 86 to be noticeably different in the way it drives...

2021 Toyota GR 86 front bumper revealed in patent filings

The front bumper of the upcoming 2021 Toyota GR 86 has leaked in patent images this week, ahead of the model's anticipated full unveiling in the coming months. Registered design filings lodged with IP Australia reveal the front bumper worn by prototypes of Toyota and Subaru's joint-developed sports coupe spied in 2020 will in fact go on to adorn the showroom-specification GR 86, with a wide central air intake flanked by a pair of vertical black trim pieces...

2022 Toyota GR 86 imagined in new renderings

With Subaru's new BRZ revealed last week to a generally favourable response, fans are now waiting on signs from Toyota that the new 86 coupe is near. In their first generation, both cars were unveiled within days of each other, ahead of a 2011 Tokyo motor show debut. (Remember motor shows?) Of course, those big reveals followed years of rumours, reports and sleek show cars...

2022 Subaru BRZ leaked, teased for November 19 debut - UPDATE

UPDATE, November 5 2020: Subaru has launched a teaser website for the upcoming "all-new" 2022 Subaru BRZ, offering a first clear and undisguised look at the coupe's new headlight design. (I reckon our man Theo did a great job, even if he missed the squared-off inside edge of the headlight shape...

Subaru BRZ and Toyota 86 due in third or fourth quarter of 2021

The much-anticipated 2021 Subaru BRZ and Toyota 86 coupes are expected to be in Australian showrooms at the end of of 2021. CarAdvice understands no firm date has yet been given to local dealerships, however there is an internal expectation that – if all goes to plan – the new models will begin arriving during the second half of 2021, some six months after the model was initially expected...

2021 Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ may stick with non-turbo power

The 2021 Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ sports car twins may not gain turbo power after all. An enthusiast blog claims to have spotted a test vehicle in traffic – and that it did not sound like it had turbo power. It is unclear if this means the Toyota and Subaru sports car twins will have a choice of turbo and non-turbo power, or if all of this is an elaborate hoax...

Second generation Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ prototype spy photos – UPDATE

UPDATE – 28 August 2020: Another Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ mule has been caught driving on Japan's roads, with photos emerging on Twitter. While the pictures don't reveal any new details, the sudden appearance of so many prototypes suggest the sports coupe is progressing in its development. Click here to see the latest renders of the upcoming model...

2021 Toyota GR86 and Subaru BRZ STI rendered – UPDATE: Now on TE37s!

UPDATE: We couldn't stop ourselves, so enjoy a quick-n-dirty render that sees Theo's 2021 Toyota GR86 rendered on Rays TE37 wheels. Jump to the bottom of the story for a look! The second-generation Toyota 86 has lately been stepping out in revealing camouflage, with the latest round of spy photos offering plenty of detail, but there’s still much to be revealed...