It's named for Japan's famed Hakone Turnpike
It's about retaining the cars' rear-wheel drive layout
250 Series.Gray models will be available.
We also talk about the Subaru BRZ tS and Jeep Wrangler Scrambler.
Only 500 will be brought to the U.S.
Toyota's answer to the BRZ performance package.
If these rumors are true, a small but dedicated core of fans could be in for a treat. According to Japan Times — and citing unspecified "sources" — Toyota and Subaru are developing a more next-generation 86 and BRZ, with a possible launch around 2021. The new car(s) will have more power, improved handling and newer safe
Subaru has polished its only rear-drive coupe carefully over the years. But the changes are subtle.
They do not come cheap.
Common body color, high-end trim and special badge, plus a slideshow of 50 years of Subarus.
The S208 is the WRX STI range-topper at 329 horsepower, the BRZ STI Sport gets no power hike.
Toyota calls the powertrain THS-R, or Toyota Hybrid System-Racing.
This one is an automatic.
The STI now has a whole 310 horsepower!
The carbon fiber roof is just the start.
There's no evidence of forced induction, though.
Unless you need exclusivity and that orange paint job, buy the Subaru.
Surprisingly, there are only nine two-door coupes on the market in America that are available for less than $30,000 new. Here's a list.