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Toyota News

Coming Soon: The Toyota 86

Toyota is keeping the FR-S alive and adding some upgrades.

10 Cylinders of Fury

It's a Viper-powered Supra with snails.

Enjoy Snow Driving in a New Toyota 86

The Bridgestone Winter Driving School now features rear-wheel drive training cars.

You Need This: Metallic Brown Toyota Celica

This looks a lot like one that we had in our fleet back in the day.

You Need This: RAC British Saloon Car Championship Toyota Supra

Touring cars are cool. Touring cars that are a bit different are event cooler, right?

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Toyota articles

Shop Work: 20 Fuel Sippers We'd Gladly Drive

What if we told you that there's a bunch of fuel-efficient vehicles out there that are actually fun to drive?

Shop Work: Boneyard Brigade

Shopping for high-performance parts in the junkyard

Shop Work: Factory Upgrade: V8-Swapped Toyota Corolla

An Old-School Toyota Receives a Healthy Dose of Transplanted Lexus V8 Power

Shop Work: Win on Sunday, Carpool on Monday

Is It Possible to Balance Family Responsibilities With Fun?

Restoration & Renovation: Junkyard Jam

Hopping up your car with salvage yard parts

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Toyota project cars

1985 MR2

Art Director JG Pasterjak takes on restoring this modern classic.

1994 Celica ST

The Celica ST, like the rest of the sixth-generation Celicas, isn't widely known for its performance potential. That's kind of a shame, as it's a very competent car that has …

1986 Corolla GT-S

Our 1986 Toyota Corolla GT-S had formerly been part of Toyota Racing Development's fleet and had picked up some neat items along the way, like a fiberglass rear hatch, flashy …

1999 Camry

A Camry project car? Really? Yes, really. We were surprised how cheaply and easily one could get a V6 with a manual transmission.

2010 Tundra

We were so impressed by the 2020 Tundra, we went and bought one for ourselves. This might be one of the few times a loaner ended up costing us money.

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Toyota project car updates

How to react when your car catches fire | Project MR2 Turbo

To answer your first questions, yes, our Toyota MR2 Turbo caught fire at the recent SCCA Track Night in America event at Daytona International Speedway, and, …

Advice: Dealing with insurance after the fire | Project Toyota MR2 Turbo

After we pulled our 1991 Toyota MR2 Turbo back into the shop and started to inspect it after the engine fire at Daytona International Speedway, we realized that …

How to turn an MR2 into a Ferrari Dino (sort of) | Project Toyota MR2 Turbo

So, we have this Toyota MR2 Turbo with a now-crispy engine, and we have the insurance company on the other line. The engine looks …

What does it take to swap a V6 into a Toyota MR2? | Full parts list | Project Toyota MR2 V6

The term “plug and play” gets tossed around so much that it seems to have lost all meaning–at least when it comes to engine swaps. Even so, the more pieces …

How to clean up after a car fire | Project Toyota MR2 V6

Having stripped the engine compartment of our carbecued 1991 Toyota MR2 Turbo in preparation for its forthcoming V6 swap, we could finally take stock of the extent of the …

Toyota Forum Topics

1988 Celica Alltrac
Any interest in an '83 Corolla?
Rubbing causing invisible damage to tires?
87 MR2 with go fast parts - $1500
Classic Japanese iron in Indonesia
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Toyota Readers' Rides

Aug 17, 2021 by Nick
Toyota Supra

1995 twin-turbo, 6 speed Getrag trans, targa top; now moded with a slightly larger single turbo, fuel system, coilovers, Racelogic traction control. I love driving this car, it's powerful, it …

Aug 17, 2021 by pinchvalve (Forum Supporter)
Toyota MR2

Cursed P.O.S. that may never see the road again.

Aug 17, 2021 by Swank Force One
1992 Toyota Celica

Alright time for an update! Current modifications: Power (lack thereof)/drivetrain: Cut Civic CAI Leaky exhaust Kirkosaurus Engine mount inserts Handling bits: Megan Racing coilovers (550f/400r) Custom f/r strut tower bracing …

Aug 17, 2021 by Swank Force One
Toyota Celica

1993 GT Coupe This is my baby. Mom bought her in 1995, i grew up in the car. Currently is under the knife after ~220k miles of hard work. New …

Aug 17, 2021 by crimson
Toyota MR2

1985 MR2

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