Tag results for: Toyota

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Red Bull – Drift Challenge Pits Lexus SC Against Toyota Supra

Japan may have a claim to fame with the movie Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, but when it comes to hairpin twists worth your car’s maximum torque capacity, the the Land of the Rising Sun has nothing on the roads along China’s Tianmenshan Mountain Range. Battling … READ MORE

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Matte Black Toyota FJ44 by Icon

The Toyota FJ44 already has a pretty gritty reputation, but just in case you wanted one with a bit more of a vintage look to go with its rustic appearance, look no further than Icon’s take on the old school land cruiser. Based on the four-door, six-seater … READ MORE

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Nickelodeon x Toyota Highlander | SpongeBob SquarePants-Inspired Custom

Toyota has partnered with Nickelodeon to rework the Toyota Highlander 2014, upending the vehicle’s name with an undersea design motif inspired by everyone’s favorite aquatic cartoon, SpongeBob SquarePants. The character’s wacky gap-toothed likeness is plastered all over the Highlander’s exterior, while inside the cabin, leather seats are … READ MORE

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Toyota Celica: Japan’s Forgotten Fastback | Video

After taking a look at Brian Karasawa’s gorgeous 1977 Toyota Celica Fastback, it’s hard to imagine anyone forgetting about this mid-sized GT. And, after hearing its beautiful 20R/22R hybrid engine putting out 185-hp, we better start brushing up this segment of the Japanese automotive history. The video, … READ MORE

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Toyota 86 TRD Griffon Project

Toyota Racing Development, TRD for short, is the division in Toyota that focuses on producing racecars and high-performance parts. Earlier this year, TRD launched the Toyota 86 TRD Griffon concept car, which was tuned for track racing. In order to increase its power-to-weight ratio dramatically, the Japanese … READ MORE

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2014 Lexus IS | Tuned by TRD

Toyota‘s in-house power tuning arm, Toyota Racing Development, has just introduced a new styling package for the 2014 Lexus IS, aiming to further refine what many already feel is one slick ride. Primarily including visual upgrades, but including a few performance specs, the package includes a full body … READ MORE

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Toyota GT86 Cup Edition

Horsepower and speed need not be exclusive to exotic car with a price tag of a house. Instead, there is the Toyota GT86, an everyday vehicle with a penchant to go fast. Known as the Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ in North America, or simply as the … READ MORE

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Toyota i-Road Personal Mobility Concept

Half motorcycle, half car, Toyota‘s i-Road Personal Mobility Concept is the Japanese carmaker’s solution to the crowded, polluted city streets. Debuting at this week’s Geneva Motor Show, this concept is a compact, all-electric, three-wheeled vehicle enclosing a three-seater cabin that is packed with new mobility and cabin … READ MORE

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Toyota FT-86 Convertible Concept

Toyota had a grand vision from the onset when they vowed to reincarnate the famed AE86 sports coupe from the ’80s. Although convertibles were seldom seen back in the day, it is now a necessary option for any serious sports car manufacturer. This is the first official … READ MORE

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Toyota GT86 – GT4 Edition

The Toyota GT86 already has a pretty intimidating reputation, but this GT4 Edition may be the most hardcore of them all. Tuned for use in the upcoming European GT4 Championship scheduled for May by GPRM, a Buckingham-based motorsport specialist team, this GT86 packs a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder … READ MORE

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Toyota 86 TRD Griffon Concept

Toyota Racing Development (TRD) is the Japanese automaker’s in-house tuning shop, responsible for improving the performance of the everything branded with their name, including this Toyota GT86 Concept (aka Scion FR-S). Revealed at this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon, this twin-charged supercar has a completely reworked suspension system … READ MORE