Cars

Toyota Hilux and Top Gear team up again

Top Gear have a soft spot for the Toyota Hilux, though considering how they’ve treated it in the past, you’d be hard pushed to believe it. Here’s a sneak peek behind the scenes as they prepare the ‘Invincible’ pick-up for its next adventure…

Video: Toyota GT86 design – driver-oriented interior styling

As a driver-oriented sports car, the interior offers a focused and distraction-free driving experience. Our camera follows Dezi Nagaya inside the GT86 where he describes the “Neo Functionalism” design concept and details some subtle design cues such as the “T” shaped patterns in the dashboard…

Soccer teams and saunas: Toyota’s design inspiration

Tokuo Fukuichi, Toyota’s Global Head of Design talks to Guy Bird about his ambitions for a ‘keener’ look to his cars. Cue angled front lights, bigger air intakes and cars that sit lower to the ground. Read the full story on our blog…

Video: Toyota GT86 design – the exterior

Toyota chief design engineer Dezi Nagaya continues his review of the brand new GT86 this week, with a series of videos from the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, today the GT86s gorgeous body…

New Toyota BTCC racer breaks cover

With a little over a week to go before the start of another action-fuelled season of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship, the new-look Toyota Avensis BTCC car made its public debut today. Toyota’s independent racers Frank Wrathall, Tony Hughes and Adam Morgan lined up their Burnaston-built contenders in the Silverstone pit lane during the championship media preview.

Frank Wrathall: “Toyota’s GT86 is awesome”

BTCC star and the first person to drive a Toyota GT86 in Britain, Frank Wrathall speaks to Toyota about racing, the GT86 and getting behind the wheel of articulated lorries… Guess which he likes most?