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2020 Toyota Supra tries on the first batch of TRD upgrades

Appearance kit goes on a real coupe in Japan, won't be cheap

Appearance kit goes on a real coupe in Japan, won't be cheap.

Chicago
2019 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road improves on Toyota's best-selling model

Though it's not that far removed from the Rav4 Adventure

Though it's not that far removed from the RAV4 Adventure.

Chicago
Toyota TRD Pro family adds Sequoia, updates current models

Plus, the Tundra TRD Pro is now available as a double cab

Plus, the Tundra TRD Pro is now available as a double cab.

Official
Toyota Camry TRD and Avalon TRD are here to kiss the boring reputation goodbye

Both sedans get "track-tuned" suspension and brakes

Both sedans get "track tuned" suspension and brakes.

Quick Spin
2019 Toyota TRD Pro Trucks Off-Road Quick Spin | Getting muddy in Texas

The TRD stamp of approval is on more Toyotas than ever

The TRD stamp of approval is on more Toyotas than ever.

Report
2019 Toyota TRD Pro off-roaders are getting expensive

Tundra and 4Runner are both up by at least $3,000

Tundra and 4Runner are both up by at least $3,000.

First Drive
2019 Toyota 86 TRD Special Edition First Drive Review | Reliving the past

Probably not the upgrade you've been waiting for

Probably not the upgrade you've been waiting for.

Official
2019 Toyota 86 TRD Special Edition gets retro stripes, better brakes, better shocks

Toyota's answer to the BRZ performance package

Toyota's answer to the BRZ performance package.

Report
Toyota to debut new performance division next month in Japan

Think of this as Toyota's answer to Lexus F cars.

This comes ahead of the new Supra reveal.

Official
2017 Toyota 4Runner gets more off-road models

New trims slot under the hardcore TRD Pro.

New models give the SUV more capability and a rugged look.

SEMA
Toyota showcasing five TRD concepts in Vegas

Toyota Racing Development arrives at SEMA this year with five concepts, based on the Avalon, Camry, Corolla, Highlander, and Land Cruiser. If the public likes them, they just might even go into production.

Motorsports
Toyota enters Rally America with modified RAV4

Check out the Toyota RAV4 modified by TRD but with a showroom-stock powertrain which Ryan Millen will be driving in the 2WD-Open Class of the 2015 Rally America series.

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2016 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab revealed along with more details

We've seen the 2016 Toyota Tacoma exterior, but now we have more detail. There will be a new, more powerful Atkinson-cycle V6 engine, push-button start, Qi wireless charging, a locking tailgate that can lower itself slowly, an available tri-fold hard tonneau, blind-spot detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, a stiffer frame and bodyshell and a lot more.

SEMA
Toyota TRD Pro Chase Trucks are ready to hit the desert at SEMA

Toyota marks the 35th anniversary of its Toyota Racing Development performance arm this year, and the division is celebrating at this year's SEMA Show with a quartet of tuned off-roaders based on on the 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra that look more than ready to go just about anywhere.

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Toyota SEMA cars include Tundra for Baja and wacky DUB Edition Yaris

Toyota has released the first images of its brigade of concepts for the 2014 SEMA Show, introducing a trio of TRD-fettled off-roaders, a pair of DUB-inspired models, a race-ready pickup and a Sienna minivan with 48 inches worth of subwoofers.

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Toyota GT86 14R-60 shows how to do lightweight at a steep price

Toyota is finally making good on its Griffon concept from last year with this limited-edition 14R-60 that basically hops through the Toyota Racing Development catalog to imagine the ultimate lightweight GT86 (the continental relative to the Scion FR-S/Subaru BR-Z). Unfortunately, it's not coming stateside, and even if this modded Toyobaru were coming here, you might not want to pay the rather steep price.

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Toyota prices TRD Pro Tacoma, 4Runner

Toyota is finally all set to drop more details about the upcoming off-road ready TRD Pro Series models of the 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra after first revealing them in February. These trucks and SUV might not get the big engine and other mods that desert-stormers like the Ford F-150 Raptor have, but they are still a nice step up over the stock versions. All of the TRD Pro vehicles come as 4x4 models with Bilstein shocks with remote reservoirs in the rear, TRD front springs, skid plates, black whe

Quick Spin
2014 Scion tC

A Softer Enthusiasm

Once upon a time, the Scion brand sought to bring more youthful buyers into the Toyota stable. In the early 2000s, Scion launched with its plucky xA and xB hatchbacks, and a lot of people bought into its affordable, customizable, funky lineup – myself included. I was once the proud owner of a 2006 xB, and though the box-on-wheels wasn't really a proper enthusiast machine by any means, I loved its unique driving dynamics, clever packaging and fresh style.

New York
Scion announces FR-S Release Series 1.0 in New York

In the market for a Scion FR-S (or Subaru BRZ), but don't want the same one your neighbor's got? Scion has good news for you. At the New York Auto Show today, the Japanese automaker has announced the availability of this FR-S Release Series 1.0.

Chicago
Toyota demos its TRD Pro Series line [w/video]

With a rich history of creating off-road worthy trucks and SUVs and a somewhat bland impression of its brand overall, Toyota has wisely created a line of TRD Pro Series vehicles to spice up its showrooms and newly engage customers. Debuting at this year's Chicago Auto Show before rolling into dealers this fall, the TRD-tuned vehicles include the 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra, all with added rough-road gear and amped-up looks.

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