Do you find your thighs aren’t fully on the seat? Please refresh the page and retry. I tried to hang on to a Golf R in second gear and was quickly slapped down. We had heard that Subaru engineering had been concerned about the potential for Toyota one-upmanship in this relationship. Actually, I think even at the highest it still wouldn’t support my long legs properly. In the end he undertook to take on the warranty for all problems.

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But after the prototype was built we all got together and felt that we were all on the same team. This is great and more cars need more of the voices heard of what happened and how they came to be. The body changes apparently all enhance aerodynamics. This is the full story, if we have any further details we will be sure to update you here on the Toyota Blog. And this is why some of the best cars Toyota has made failed in the U.

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Dynamically the roadster is the same as the RF, but in character the soft top stands further away from the GT86, offering a more distinct flavour. Hello Steve Thanks for your post and good to read your comments. Many thanks for your comment. Should bring the starlet gt turbo back on the seenthey are wicked little cars a 4wd from factory would be emense!!!!


Considering its modest power output — bhp gtt86 the 2.

Find More Posts by ichitaka Those low, firm bucket seats offer support under enthusiastic cornering conditions, but give little by way of comfort on longer journeys. By CAR’s road test team. Find More Posts by Dimman.

Consider an automatic CVT transmission option for non-manual drivers as well to pick-up that end of the market. Hi Steve, Thanks for sharing your Toyota story and for your loyalty! Manufacturers need to think about what people want and need, not just what they need.

Toyota GT86 review: fun in slow-mo

No American made minivan can hit mph in 15 seconds. The Mazda MX-5 convertible comes closest to being a direct rival, and you can get hot hatches with more power for similar money, but five years since its launch, the GT86 continues to have the affordable rear-drive sports coupe niche to itself. Plus of course, the Subaru way is of corporate conservatism. The time now is I found the leather ones to be more supportive. Originally Posted by Symbiont. Who is the shortest?


Not tried driving it yet in this position, but hopefully some improvement when I do tomorrow. Originally Posted by old greg Proportions make a big difference.

Toyota GT86 review – it’s the car we keep asking for, but not the one we’ll buy

They atll keep up that good work and the thinking about having fun while driving and not have a car that takes the fun away and drives for you. With modest power and weight, it was also notable how little the tyres degraded despite the coarse airfield surface.

Originally Posted by mattles I find that hard to believe because there are several owners over 6’2”, someone is 6’6”, I think I even saw a guy the size of Karl Malone driving this car.

I practically drive from the back seat. Originally Posted by EBrake.

It’s a fabulous enthusiast’s car and an absolute hoot to drive on the right road. In when I went to replace it their was nothing.