Soon after the debut of official FT-86 concept in October, Toyota FT-86 made it to the cover of Option Magazine in Japan.
The Subaru version of the FT-86 will be larger, heavier and more powerful than its Toyota cousin. NPM4FMET4MKK According to a recent report in Japan’s Best Car magazine (and brought to us by the team at 7Tune), the Subaru-branded Toyobaru will receive the 216A chassis code, rather than the 086A badge that the Toyota will get. (In North America, the FT-86 will go by the 087A chassis code, while European models will get the 088A code).
Tokyo Motor Show 2009 that is held from October 24 to November 4, 2009 was incredible. Of course it was because of the Toyota Motor Corporation industries - Toyota FT-86 concept and Lexus LF-A. At the Tokyo Auto Show, Toyota drew back the covers on its new compact sports car concept, the FT-86. Using a Subaru engine, it has long been rumored that the rear drive car would also be sold as a Subaru, with with an all-wheel drive layout. Now word comes
Toyota releases photos again! Toyota FT86 concept is treated with a closeup and personal studio photoshoot! About 40 exterior photos and a dozen of interior pics for us to enjoy!
On the dashboard you can see Fuji Speedway (owned by Toyota) showing track and GPS position...
Toyota’s new FT-86 Concept car hasn’t even received its official unveiling at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show and yet its already made its video game debut in the upcoming Gran Turismo 5! Toyota has released a short clip of the FT-86 in the upcoming GT5 game. There are plenty of great scenes of the stunning new Toyota, and even a nice under-hood shot of a boxer engine D-4S. As expected there’s also some nice running footage of the FT-86 drifting alongside its inspirational predecessor, the AE-86.
Toyota has released the first photos of the FT-86 Concept design in real life! The car is gorgeous and sexy in fresh red color. “Sports cars have to be red, but we wanted a new red,” said Tetsuya Tada, the chief engineer. “So we came up with shoujyouhi red, the traditional red color of a Japanese monkey’s backside”. Photos are taken outside showing both exterior and
An insider at Toyota R&D has finally spilt the beans and revealed that the upcoming Toyota compact sports car, codenamed 086A, will offer lines not unlike the current Lexus LF-A prototype as seen at the recent Nürburgring 24 Hour endurance race.