Tag: Subaru BRZ

Electrification Could Bring More Power To Subaru BRZ And Toyota GR 86 Twins

The second generation of the Subaru BRZ and Toyota GR 86 siblings are two lightweight naturally aspirated and rear-wheel-drive sportscars designed with the purists in mind. While we understand the reasons behind Subaru’s and Toyota’s decision not to add a turbocharger to the boxer engine (packaging, weight, low center of gravity, etc), we’d love to see […]

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Japanese Drift Master Drives The Toyota GR 86 And Subaru BRZ On Track

Sure, the new Subaru BRZ and Toyota GR 86 twins may not have the turbocharged powertrains many had hoped for, but make no mistake, they are still two very impressive sports cars that place a priority on driver involvement. Both cars feature the same 2.4-liter naturally aspirated flat-four engine with up to 232 hp and […]

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QOTD: What Car Variant Would You Build Because The Automaker Won’t?

In less than 12 months from now BMW will take the wraps off the first ever M3 Touring. Or, the first ever series production M3 Touring, we should say because, technically, BMW built a prototype of an E46 M3 Touring 20 years ago, before deciding not to give the project the green light. But more relevant […]

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Police Chopper Stealthily Films Subaru BRZ Driver Potentially Accumulating Over A$10,000 In Speeding Fines

<!––> <!––> If you want proof that police can be watching you without you even noticing it, here it is. Earlier in the month, police in New South Wales, Australia nabbed a black Subaru BRZ driving at excessive speeds late at night. However, it wasn’t patrol cars that spotted the man but rather a police […]

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Blitz’s Tuned Toyota GR 86 Comes With Strong NFS Underground Vibes

The Toyota GR 86 / Subaru BRZ seems to be the perfect base for visual and mechanical modifications as an affordable, rear-wheel-drive sportscar with a naturally aspirated engine and a great chassis. Japanese tuner Blitz grasped the opportunity and launched their own version of the GR 86 in the form of a concept car previewing their upcoming tuning kit […]

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This Unassuming Subaru BRZ Has A Mk4 Toyota Supra’s Engine And A Nissan 370Z’s Transmission

The Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86 is a great car in its own right, but it also makes for a great platform for those looking to extract more performance out of it. A prime example of the latter is this BRZ, which has the engine from an Mk4 Toyota Supra and the manual transmission from a Nissan […]

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