Thursday September 27, 2012 21:40
Subaru has a bit of a nice surprise for BRZ fans at the 2012 Paris Auto Show in the form of the BRZ XT Line Concept car [photos inside]. No specs or details have been released for this hopped up specially badged BRZ yet, but if the XT badge is any indication, it may hint [...]
Wednesday September 26, 2012 19:06
Car and Driver pits the FR-S against one of the most acclaimed drivers cars currently available – the Porsche Cayman S, in a comparison featuring cars they say are uncannily similar in many ways except for one – PRICE. Find out INSIDE what which car they deem as the smarter money spent.
Friday September 21, 2012 14:00
Gran Turismo 5 gets three new cars next Tuesday, September 25th and one of those includes the Subaru BRZ! Now you can race your identical BRZ twins and fraternal FR-S twins in some head to head racing.
Thursday September 20, 2012 12:30
The TRD Performance Line accessories are coming to Europe for the GT86 and will be debuting at the Paris Motor Show later this month. This represents the first time ever that TRD parts will be available in Europe. In Paris, Toyota will display a GT86 fitted with TRD parts. Each TRD part for the GT86 [...]
Wednesday September 19, 2012 10:01
Track instructor (and site member) ajay gives us his impressions of the FR-S and BRZ on the track from a recent track event at the Motor Sport Ranch Houston. As a BRZ owner, he’s no stranger to these cars, so read how he compares the twins on the track inside.
Monday September 17, 2012 18:17
Our DFW (Dallas-Ft. Worth) area members gathered this past weekend for a cruise and meet. All told, five FR-S, 1 BRZ and five AE86 were in attendance. Check out some event photos inside.
Monday September 17, 2012 11:38
Great feature writeup on the GT300 BRZ race car by Speedhunters.
Thursday September 13, 2012 10:01
Yet another accolade for the FR-S/BRZ, but this one involves its performance of another variety – safety. The twins have been named as 2012 Top Safety Picks by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), which makes them the only sub-$30,000 sport coupes to make the list! Watch how the FR-S and BRZ perform in [...]
Tuesday September 11, 2012 15:00
Top Gear comes in with another assessment of the GT86, this time from a 1000 mile trip review. Here’s a preview quote: “This is hysterical. They’ve certainly given it a loose back end, as they say in reviewing circles. Often, with an engine of that smallness, you don’t have the power to hold a slide, [...]
Tuesday September 11, 2012 10:28
Toyota exhibited what it’s calling the “86 Factory Tune 001” package at a recent Fuji Speedway event. The GT86 has been fitted with front and rear aero kit and large rear wing. The wheels are 18″ aluminum BBS wheels and the suspension will be made by Sachs. More info to come. For now here are [...]