Toyota GT 86 lets new boxer engine rev in latest vid

Toyota GT 86 lets new boxer engine rev in latest vid

December 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: Coupe , Videos , Toyota Toyota is an auto sales juggernaut, but when it comes to sports cars, the Japanese automaker tends to come up exceptionally short. That should change with the introduction of the Toyota GT 86 in Europe and Scion FR-S in North America, both of which promise rear-drive fun and a reasonable price tag. So far we’ve seen the 86 in person and we’ve snapped plenty of pics , but we haven’t had the chance to hear the 2.0-liter boxer engine rev. That changes all changes thanks to a three-minute video that is big on CGI and funky techno music. Hit the jump to watch the animated 86 in action. You’ll see the boxer four assembled out of mid air, wrapped in 86 sheet metal and driven to the virtual limit. The video is very Forza meets Gran Turismo and the music a bit overpowering, but the sound of the new boxer engine makes it a must-watch. Continue reading Toyota GT 86 lets new boxer engine rev in latest vid Toyota GT 86 lets new boxer engine rev in latest vid originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 01 Dec 2011 12:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink

First 2012 Toyota Camry commercials look to burn up the interwebs

First 2012 Toyota Camry commercials look to burn up the interwebs

August 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: Sedan , Marketing/Advertising , Videos , Toyota Toyota has finally pulled the wraps off its all-new 2012 Camry , and the marketing machine is now in full swing. The automaker is hitting the virtual airwaves with a trio of commercials highlighting its newest midsize sedan, as well as Toyota’s love for NASCAR. Kyle Busch helps out with some smoky burnouts, high-speed driving and general information about the Camry Hybrid , and yes, that does seem a bit incongruous. The first spot posted after the jump is titled ” Electrified “, and shows the NASCAR Camry turning donuts before being hit with some electricity and turning into a Camry Hybrid. The other two showcase Busch showing off for the camera. We can only hope no police were on the scene … Hop the jump to check out Toyota’s first three commercials for the 2012 Camry. Continue reading First 2012 Toyota Camry commercials look to burn up the interwebs First 2012 Toyota Camry commercials look to burn up the interwebs originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 24 Aug 2011 19:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink

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