Toyota 2000GT

Video: Toyota GT86 meets iconic 2000GT

In the final part of our GT86 design week, Dezi Nagaya takes a look at the car which inspired it, the Toyota 2000GT.

Introduced to global acclaim in 1967, the 2000GT set the benchmark for future Toyota sports cars, including generations of Celica, MR2, Corolla coupes and Supra.

From the long bonnet design to the mid-section DLO (Day Light Opening) lines, finishing off with the flowing designs around the rear bumper, Dezi Nagaya explains how intricate details on the GT86 can be traced back to the 2000GT. To find out more, click on the video below:

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