2016 has seen our YouTube channel packed full of great films, covering everything from Initial D to ukulele bands. We’ve put together our favourite clips of the year, so sit back, grab some popcorn and enjoy!
Initial D GT86
By far and away our most-watched film of the year was this, our tribute to the iconic Initial D anime/manga series and the legendary AE86 Corolla.
Kikai debuts at Geneva motor show
The Toyota Kikai made its European debut at the Geneva motor show this year, and with its nuts and bolts aesthetic clearly attracted plenty of attention!
Kirobo Mini: Say hello to Toyota’s little robot
Toyota’s cute robotic companion, Kirobo, was demonstrated in this heartwarming film. Expect more from the tiny robot with a big heart in the near future!
GT86 Shooting Brake Concept
Toyota Australia stunned us all when they revealed this fully-functioning, driveable shooting brake concept of the GT86.
Toyota C-HR first impressions
The C-HR’s appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed gave showgoers the chance to check out Toyota’s radical compact crossover. We couldn’t help but film their reactions.
Mirai – Hydrogen Hillclimbing
A hydrogen pioneer as well as a motorsport history maker? All in a day’s work for the Mirai, which tackled the Gurston Down Hillclimb with aplomb.
Finding Home: Sophie Hellyer and Land Cruiser
A plaintive reflection on what it means to find home, surfer Sophie Hellyer’s story illustrated how sometimes the most important journeys we take are from within.
Garage to Grid – Toyota at Le Mans 2016
It may not have been the result Toyota Gazoo Racing wanted, but the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2016 was certainly one to remember. Here we went behind the scenes.
Toyota at Work: West Midlands Fire Service
Our Toyota Stories series follows the men and women using Toyota vehicles to do incredible work; none more so than the West Midlands Fire Service lifesaving efforts.
Billy’s Britain: RNLI Tower Lifeboat Station
Stand-up historian and Avensis driver Bill Callaghan treated us to a behind-the-scenes look at RNLI Tower Lifeboat Station as part of the Billy’s Britain series.
Toyota Verso and the Grand Old Uke of York
Let’s round this up with a sing-song, shall we? The Toyota Verso is invaluable to a band like the Grand Old Uke of York, in getting the musicians and their kit to gigs with no fuss.