Tag: Toyota Crown

This AE86 Toyota Corolla Levin Is Getting A GR Yaris Engine Transplant Under Its Hood

The AE86 Toyota Corolla has seen a return to popularity in recent years, with the spritely little car being used for all sorts of builds in just about every discipline of motorsport you could think of. One of those is a GR Yaris-powered drift car, and Speedhunters’ Dino Dalle Carbonare has been documenting the impressive […]

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Rumored 2022 Toyota Crown SUV Leaks In China Before Official Debut, Looks Identical To Highlander XSE

Toyota’s Crown nameplate has a long and storied history, stretching as far back as 1955 and encompassing everything from sedans, to coupes, to wagons, even trucks! But now, as previously rumored, the Crown appears to be going the way of the Mustang by spawning an SUV variant, which, according to a previous report, could even […]

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BMW i4, Kia Stinger’s 45HP Boost, Hyundai Staria, Peugeot 308 Hybrids: Your Weekly Brief

Morning! Welcome to our weekly digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Kia Stinger Gets More Power, Costs More Money Kia’s 2022 Stinger sports sedan costs $3,000 more than the 2021 car, but it’s not all bad news: the base model swaps its 255hp 2.0-liter four-cylinder motor for a 300hp 2.5, and […]

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Why Is The Toyota Crown On The Rocks? One Japanese Auto Journo Has A Theory

Sales of the Toyota Crown, a Japanese-centric luxo-barge that a strange subset of wistfully-eyed western car enthusiasts lusts after, have been on the decline. An opinion piece on Japanese site BestCarWeb seems to have an explanation as to why. Granted, sedan sales in general have seen a downward turn. Still, the Crown, in particular, appears […]

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JDM Gem: Toyota Gives Crown Luxury Sedan A Mature “Sport Style” Treatment

Alongside the Century flagship, the Toyota Crown represents the pinnacle of the Japanese automaker’s lineup in Japan. In June last year, Toyota launched the 15th-generation Crown in its home market and now the executive sedan has received a sporty-flavored special edition. Aptly named “Sport Style,” the new model is based on the S and S […]

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