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Forum: Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 07-25-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3,062
Views: 1,280,985
Posted By Moto-P
Thumbs up I might have one set of this body kit, used, that...

I might have one set of this body kit, used, that is soon coming for sale.
PM me if interested. It is the only other one aside from mine in North America.
Forum: Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 02-03-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3,062
Views: 1,280,985
Posted By Moto-P
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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
But he was pretty frank about explaining the...

But he was pretty frank about explaining the details and challenges of working this collaboration, much more so than SUBARU deal with 86/BRZ project.
And he commended BMW for a lot of things too....
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
I think thereís a very good chance it will be...

I think thereís a very good chance it will be here in the USA:
1. It isnít a Scion so there no need to be mono-priced
2. The market of the USA is all about value
3. There always a select group...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
I’m sure Toyota thought about the feasibility...

I’m sure Toyota thought about the feasibility long before sticking a billion bucks into the project. :). If anything the reason A80 is rare today is because that didn’t sell well when it was new. ...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
Iím not sure if you like his job. Heís traveling...

Iím not sure if you like his job. Heís traveling to far corners of the Earth not only for R&D but to see all the screaming kids telling him about A80 like he doesnít know. And trying to make things...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
If it did, Iíll be shocked, and Iíll turn my...

If it did, Iíll be shocked, and Iíll turn my house upside down to get inline. ;)
Lol. But seeing the Porsche as a ďtargetĒ hey, letís cross fingers.

Still Iím not done with the 86 yet either...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
I asked that question. Tada san said, “we...

I asked that question.

Tada san said, “we haven’t given up on the 86, and for people who want to row gears and kick clutches and fly sideways, there is this option. We want you to be enjoying the...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
Caymanís seating position was the target for ZN6....

Caymanís seating position was the target for ZN6.

Caymanís handling and capability was a target to beat for the A90 Supra.

Thereís a difference here.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
Nothing comes cheap when it comes to cars. But...

Nothing comes cheap when it comes to cars. But Iím suspecting the 4 cylinder A90 would come in at well under $50k and 6ís inside of $60k mark...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-24-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
Thanks for reading folks.

Thanks for reading folks.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-21-2018, 12:51 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 15,331
Posted By Moto-P
CHIEF ENGINEER TETSUYA TADA, on working with BMW on the A90 Supra

I know many of you are a bit heartbroken that the A90 wasn't a direct lineage successor that many of you hoped with a legendary 2JZ-GTE.
But I have a personal relation with the Chief Engineer of...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-15-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,457
Posted By Moto-P
Yes, personal taste or slight alteration and...

Yes, personal taste or slight alteration and improvement of aerodynamic efficiency and downforce as well as radiator funneling . Just like F1, it's just a matter of priority for the owner. Track...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-15-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,457
Posted By Moto-P
One thing to note that's minor when swapping 2017...

One thing to note that's minor when swapping 2017 Toyota 86 bumper on a 2013-16 FR-S.

The bezel frame around the headlight is slightly different and would need to be purchased to perfectly snap...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 02-09-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,457
Posted By Moto-P
Easy. Just need to figure out the turn signals...

Easy. Just need to figure out the turn signals as it's missing on the 2017- bumper as it moved into the headlight assembly. Hood line, headlights, all seals and gaskets are exactly to shape. A few...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 01-26-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,726
Posted By Moto-P
If you are down to the last Master Key, you...

If you are down to the last Master Key, you should get a spare master key made ASAP since if the last Master Key is lost, there are not way around it but to replace your entire BCU Security box and...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-13-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 57,885
Posted By Moto-P
I was doing some math on this system, and paired...

I was doing some math on this system, and paired with stock, it is one of the most cost-effective ways to gain heat-resistance related gains on the 86/FRS/BRZ. The caliper piston fluid volume is...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 12-04-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,928
Posted By Moto-P
Yes and to add to this to see the scale of...

Yes and to add to this to see the scale of operations, the Toyota Boshoku is a parent/founding company of Toyota Automobile Corporation, predating the automobile division by 20 years as a cotton...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-26-2016, 04:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 27,469
Posted By Moto-P
Swapping the manual from an AT was not so...

Swapping the manual from an AT was not so difficult long ago, and even easier than going backwards from MT to AT. However modern cars have TONS of electrical connections and electronic circuits...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-26-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 27,469
Posted By Moto-P
Perhaps what he meant was if the owner was...

Perhaps what he meant was if the owner was disabled in the left leg so that operating a clutch pedal was a bit difficult or impossible.

Here's a neat project Honda Motor Company in Japan did for...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-30-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 14,966
Posted By Moto-P
Cusco USA is now the official USA Importer for...

Cusco USA is now the official USA Importer for Fujitsubo with full warranties and available in the USA through most Cusco retailers. You can also contact info@cuscousainc.com for further details or...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-23-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 66,261
Posted By Moto-P
Andrew is right. STI Brembo Caliper...

Andrew is right.

STI Brembo Caliper install, as long as it is done correctly with inverted bleed position, and with proper rebuild of any used STI Sumitomo-Brembo caliper from a WRX STI will be...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-27-2016, 05:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,257
Posted By Moto-P
Yes, that is Toyopet Saitama Team Super Taikyu...

Yes, that is Toyopet Saitama Team Super Taikyu Series Racing 86.
Ings+1 is the wind tunnel developed racing grade body conversion of choice by more than half the field of Super Taikyu Endurance...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-27-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,257
Posted By Moto-P
You can get them officially with full warranty...

You can get them officially with full warranty only from MyJapanDirect.com who is the sole official importer of Ings+1 body kits. Call and ask for KJ Takahashi, or any of his authorized retailers.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-02-2016, 01:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,616
Posted By Moto-P
Well there seems to be too much offset in the...

Well there seems to be too much offset in the camber plate allowing the strut to contact the inner walls. With OEM type coil and perches, there isn't a whole lot of space there for tilting the...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-02-2016, 12:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,869
Posted By Moto-P
Comes with the sexy caveman legs too? ;) ...

Comes with the sexy caveman legs too? ;)

Very cool! It should work to enhance the driving pleasure. I've always been hoping someone will do this one day. Finally it happened. :burnrubber:
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-01-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 42,998
Posted By Moto-P
Yes and I do not know exactly or concretely at...

Yes and I do not know exactly or concretely at this point either. Just using my best judgement and assumptions on what I can gather from various places (but not from internet based rumors.)

But...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-01-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,682
Posted By Moto-P
Hello and I'm posting this as a very late...

Hello and I'm posting this as a very late response to this thread and hoping to demystify some of the products for general audience here.

I have been a R&D consultant to many firms including...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-31-2016, 07:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 13,664
Posted By Moto-P
I know I'm a bit late on the reply here, but...

I know I'm a bit late on the reply here, but maybe it will help someone.

Cusco Street Series are optimized to retain the character of stock street traits, and maximize flexibility on how you build...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-31-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 42,998
Posted By Moto-P
I think the Kia Sedona wins there. It costs more...

I think the Kia Sedona wins there. It costs more than the 86 though, and does have more torque. LOL and only one speedometer.
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