Tag: Toyota

Toyota announces GR Supra with manual gearbox

Today, Toyota has announced the much requested manual version of the GR Supra which will have a six speed manual gearbox, coming three years after the Supra was originally launched. The new six speed manual has been engineered by Toyota specially for the 335bhp 3.0-litre straight-six engine. This also means that the manual box is not available for the entry level 254bhp 2.0-litre flat four version of the Supra. However, […]

Toyota GR 86 sold out in 90 minutes in the UK

Toyota put the new GR 86 on sale in the UK earlier this month, with prices starting at £29,995. The GR 86 is a direct replacement for the last generation GT 86 and won’t be around or produced for very long, due to new crash regulations. Toyota revealed earlier this week that after just 90 minutes, all the allocation for the UK of the GR 86 was sold out. The […]

Toyota will finally launch a manual Supra soon

This week, Toyota has finally revealed the soon the Supra will be getting a manual gearbox. The car was launched back in 2019 sharing the engine, gearbox and many interior hardware with its sister car, the BMW Z4. Back when the new Supra launched, many enthusiasts were in dismay when it was revealed that it was only available with an automatic gearbox. Even the BMW Z4 is only sold as […]

The Toyota bZ4X EV will go on sale soon for $42,000

Toyota’s first all electric vehicle, the bZ4X will go on sale in the US later this spring with prices starting at $42,000. It is due to be available at delayers soon and have a range of 252 miles, which is competitive for this size of SUV. The bZ4X isn’t technically Toyota’s first EV, the company did release an electric RAV4, but that was a bit weird. The base model bZ4X […]

Toyota puts new GR 86 on sale in the UK, prices from £29,995

Toyota UK has this week revealed the price for the new GR 86, which is starting at £29,995 and will be available to customers later this year in July. The new car is on sale now. Due to upcoming crash regulations, Toyota has said that it’ll only be selling the GR 86 here in the UK and Europe for two years, so as a result of this Toyota has recommended […]

Toyota announces new GR Corolla with 300bhp, but no UK launch planned

Toyota has announced its brand new GR Corolla in the last few days, with AWD, 300bhp and a six speed manual it goes head to head with the Volkswagen Golf R, but sadly Toyota has no plans to bring it to the UK or Europe. The GR Corolla will be sold in North America however, unlike the GR Yaris. The GR Corolla is developed by the Gazoo Racing devision within […]

Toyota is working on an automatic GR Yaris

Toyota has been spotted testing a new GR Yaris, but with an automatic gearbox as opposed the standard six speed manual box the car usually comes with. The company entered the car into the ‘Gazoo Racing Rally Challenge’ over in Japan this week. The car is only a prototype at the moment and was driven by Shigeru Hayakawa, who is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Toyota. […]

Toyota announces new faster and lighter GR Yaris GRMN

Toyota has recently announced the the new GR Yaris GRMN which is a beefed up and vastly changed GR Yaris with what sounds like an extensive development process. Toyota last used the GRMN badge on the old Yaris with a special 210bhp version. The new GR Yaris GRMN is only going to be offered in Japan with only 500 being made. Buyers will take part in a lottery to see […]

Toyota announces new Hilux GR Sport with new Dakar themed design

Toyota has recently announced the new Hilux GR Sport, a new top of the range trim level for the Hilux which adds some unique Dakar rally themed aesthetics as well as some performance upgrades. On the outside, the grille now has a TOYOTA word across it, rather than the usual company logo – this is a hark-back to the fourth generation Hilux from the 80s. Also there are new 17-inch alloy […]

Toyota Aygo X will cost from £14,795 in the UK

Toyota announced the new Aygo X city car earlier last month with a more unique take on the category, with a rugged feel, almost like a mini SUV. However, now the company has revealed when it’ll be going on sale in the UK, as well as the price. Toyota will make the Aygo X available for deliveries starting in May 2022, with prices starting at £14,795. The base model comes […]