Archive for November, 2012

Wednesday November 14, 2012 10:30

Real Life Toyota 86 Midget Car

We’re not sure why, when, who, or where, but Toyota shows us how it put together a real life midget Toyota 86

Tuesday November 13, 2012 16:52

2nd Official NorCal Meet/Drive/BBQ Pics and Videos

The second official NorCal meet/drive/BBQ by our members took place this past weekend and our members have been posting various photos and videos from the get together. Some are quite impressive, such as the FR-S/BRZ train lineup photos. Check ‘em out!

Tuesday November 13, 2012 10:00

Virginia Beach Fall Meet Pics

Our members from the Virginia Beach area gathered over Veterans Day weekend, with a great turnout. On hand were 14 FR-S, 1 BRZ, and 3 AE86. Check out some event photos inside.

If you haven’t already seen this ad on our forums, we won’t spoil it for you. One of the most entertaining GT86 spots we’ve seen yet! Just watch.

We’re heading towards the end of 2012 and that means automotive publications are coming up with their Car of the Year comparisons and declaring the winners. As the GT-86/FR-S/BRZ has been one of the highlights of the automotive world this year, it’s no surprise that it is among the small group of excellent cars being [...]

Is a high performance KERS Hybrid based FR-S in the works? That’s exactly what FR-S chief engineer Tetsuya Tada san stated to Motor Trend in a recent conversation. When asked about a more powerful FR-S, Tada San dismisses a turbocharged version because a “300-HP with a turbo would be tasteless in this day and age. [...]

Friday November 9, 2012 11:00

2JZ Rocket Bunny Drift 86 Build from Dubai

Check out this Rocket Bunny kitted, 2JZ powered 600whp Toyota 86 by the Toyota Emirates Drift Team. It will be piloted by Ahmed Al Ameri at events around the region.

Kei Miura has been been an underground hero within his native Osaka for many years. Outlaw kanjo racer by night and with a yancha bōsōzoku past that, even at 42 years old, he refuses to outgrow. Miura-san also happens to be the man behind TRA-Kyoto. TRA-Kyoto are leaders in the design of body kits, embracing [...]

Wednesday November 7, 2012 12:15

Cusco Parts Animation for the BRZ / FR-S

Here’s a slick little animation showing the Cusco parts available for the FR-S and BRZ.

The Scion FR-S will be joining the ranks of the GTS class in the Pirelli World Challenge series next year, with Robert Stout behind the wheel. Stout saw much success racing a Scion tC during the 2010 season and will be able to show off just how great of a sports car the FR-S really [...]