Tag: Toyota GR

Toyota Is Building 25,000 GR Yaris, Might Want To Make That 25,001 After This Crash

When Toyota conceived the GR Yaris as a homologation special for its rally car, FIA rules required it to build 25,000 road versions. And even when Toyota’s motorsport plans changed and it decided to continue racing in the WRC with the previous model, it still went ahead and built the GR Yaris anyway and stuck to […]

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BMW M’s Electric Sound, Subaru’s First EV, 1012 HP Hennessey Challenger, Toyota GR Super Sport Hypercar: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Gas Stations Go Dry As Ransomware Attack Spurs Panic Buying On East Coast Some drivers along the East Coast have been panic buying fuel as numerous gas stations started to run dry. The reason is a recent ransomware […]

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This is Toyota GR’s Japanese Lineup; Which One Would You Like To See In Your Market?

Toyota’s ability to build exciting machinery tends to yo-yo a bit as the decades roll by. During the early 2000s, it’s safe to say that Toyota started to become quite bland in their product lineup. The verve and vigor displayed within the rally-conquering Celica and pin-up-worthy Supra begun to fade away. At one point, the […]

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Shifting From 5th To 2nd At Speed Didn’t Go Well For This GR Yaris

The Toyota GR Yaris is an excellent hot hatch that comes with a manual gearbox. Purists are definitely delighted, although as YouTuber Robert Mitchell recently discovered, this can also get you into trouble. Mitchell works at Apex Nurburg at Green Hell and has heaps of experience at the famed German racetrack. Earlier in the month […]

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Watch A Toyota GR Yaris Chase A BMW M2 Competition On The ‘Ring With Ease

<!––> <!––> Toyota hasn’t set an official Nurburgring Nordschleife lap time with the potent GR Yaris (yet), but this video provides us with a good look at just how fast it is around the treacherous German circuit. This particular GR Yaris is a customer-owned example and the driver shows very little fear tackling Green Hell, […]

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The 2021 GR Yaris Proves More Powerful Than Toyota Claims On The Dyno

The Toyota GR Yaris has excited car enthusiasts around the world and in this video, we get to see what the potent little hot hatch is capable of on the dyno. Driving the GR Yaris is a tiny 1.6-liter turbocharged three-cylinder engine producing a manufacturer claimed 268 hp and 272 lb-ft (369 Nm) of torque […]

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