Archive for September, 2010

Thursday September 9, 2010 12:15

Toyota USA Maintains FT-86 Target Date of 2011

Now why didn’t anyone think of this earlier!  Instead of relying on hearsay from the bevy of automotive publications and websites FT-86 rumors and speculations, forum member nate89 simply e-mailed Toyota USA to lobby that the car be brought to market.  This was Toyota’s response: Thank you for contacting Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. We […]

Subaru continues to maintain that their version of the FT-86 is still in the works and will come to market. The following just came from Automotive News. Quote: Here are Subaru’s product plans: Sporty coupe: The lightweight two-door being developed with Toyota will give Subaru a needed image vehicle. The exterior of Subaru’s version will […]

Friday September 3, 2010 03:02

Report: Toyota FT-86 Sedan Version Coming

There’s a report coming out of Carsguide that a sedan version of the FT-86 has also been given the green light. The reasoning behind this move is to act as an insurance policy to cover potential shortfalls in FT-86 coupe sales. No specific source was named other than a “source close to Toyota.” This does […]

Wednesday September 1, 2010 02:24

Subaru FT-86 STI Coupe Spied Testing In Southwest!

It’s been a long while since we’ve seen any sightings of Subaru’s version of the FT-86. The last time was this VIDEO and PHOTO. But this time the Subaru FT-86 has been spotted testing in the US Southwest! And it appears to be the STi version! This test car is still wearing the bizarre bodywork […]