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Toyota Boosts GR Supra Power and Performance

December 2, 2020

Toyota is set to deliver performance car fans an early Christmas present with the upgraded GR Supra – with a power boost of 35kW – arriving in dealerships today. With 285kW now on tap from its 3.0-litre turbo straight six, the upgraded GR Supra shaves 0.2 seconds off it’s 0-100km/h time with the iconic rear-drive, two-door coupe able to cover the sprint in just 4.1 seconds. The power boost comes as part of an upgrade...

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Sharp Looks and Handling for New Toyota C-HR GR Sport

November 30, 2020

Toyota’s stylish C-HR SUV has received a sporty boost as the first model in Australia to receive the GR Sport makeover. Inspired by Toyota’s performance-focused GR models, the new GR Sport variant elevates the front-drive C-HR GXL, adding a hybrid powertrain as well as dynamic design elements, a sportier suspension and larger 19-inch alloy wheels. The new C-HR GR Sport arrives in dealerships today, priced from $37,6651. Toyota’s in-house performance division TOYOTA GAZOO Racing has...

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How to Digital Detox Your Next Road Trip

November 30, 2020

If you’ve relied on digital devices to help get through long days at home with your kids over this challenging year, we guarantee you’re not the only one! But now we’re all back on the roads again, and with the Christmas holidays fast approaching, you might be interested in turning your car into a digital-free zone on your next adventure? Whether it’s to wean your little ones off the ipad a little, to reconnect as...

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Toyota confirms GR Yaris RallyE Pricing

November 27, 2020

Toyota’s special-edition GR Yaris Rallye performance car will be launched in Australia in March with an introductory offer of $56,200 driveaway1. The introductory offer price will apply to the first 200 cars, after which the price will move to the official recommended retail price of $54,500 plus on-road costs2. GR Yaris Rallye promises an even richer experience for enthusiasts who want to take their cars to the track. Building on the 200kW GR Yaris, the...

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Designed to build a true community of passionate GR fans to share experiences

November 27, 2020

Toyota has launched the GAZOO RACING CLUB to bring like-minded motoring enthusiasts together and celebrate their passion for performance driving, motorsports and Toyota’s rich performance car heritage. The GAZOO RACING CLUB is designed to give car enthusiasts a deeper experience of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing brand and help develop a community where members can share their stories and experiences. Toyota Australia Chief Marketing Officer John Pappas said the formation of the GAZOO RACING CLUB built...

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Toyota Lifts the Lid on All-New Yaris AP4 Rally Weapon

November 27, 2020

Toyota has unveiled the new generation GR Yaris AP4 rally car that Toyota GAZOO Racing Australia (TGRA) will campaign in the 2021 Australian Rally Championship (ARC). While Toyota has long supported a local factory-backed rally team, this is the first time that the company – through its Product Planning and Development division (PP&D) – has been actively involved in the design of a rally car. The GR Yaris AP4 is being developed in collaboration with...

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The Government’s ‘Instant Asset Write-Off’

November 26, 2020

In case you’re not aware, as part of the 2020-21 Budget the Federal Government announced a further extension and updated rules for the Instant Asset Write-Off Scheme to assist businesses with the purchase of assets. HOW DO THE NEW INSTANT ASSET WRITE-OFF RULES APPLY? Business owners may be eligible for an immediate tax write-off of a new or second-hand vehicle up to any value (previously $150,000 maximum) if the asset is ordered, acquired, installed and...

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Toyota expands GR Performance Brand with C-HR GR Sport

November 17, 2020

Toyota will launch its first GR Sport model in Australia when the C-HR GR Sport goes on sale in late November. The introduction of the C-HR GR Sport comes off the back of huge demand for the GR Yaris and will help Toyota deliver on its promise of offering customers a growing range of exciting, stylish performance cars under the banner of TOYOTA GAZOO Racing. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales and Marketing Sean Hanley said...

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Next-Generation Toyota Mirai confirmed for Australia

November 17, 2020

Toyota Australia is advancing its commitment to electrification by confirming it will deliver the next-generation hydrogen-powered Mirai sedan to select business and government fleets from the first quarter of 2021. The initial allocation involves 20 examples of the innovative fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV), furthering Toyota’s commitment to a sustainable automotive future, as the only emission from Mirai is water. First deliveries of the all-new Mirai are expected to coincide with the commissioning of a solar-powered...

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Yaris Cross – Stylish, functional and versatile SUV with superb driving dynamics and ride comfort

November 4, 2020

Toyota has launched its all-new Yaris Cross that builds on a rich SUV heritage to deliver a stylish compact package designed to meet the lifestyle needs of active urban dwellers. As Toyota’s first entry in the light SUV market, the Yaris Cross doesn’t compromise when it comes to style or city-suitability and still delivers all the safety, versatility, functionality and capability of a larger SUV. The Yaris Cross – the second member in the all-new...

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