Category: GAZOO

Toyota Gazoo Racing resets Hot Hatch Benchmark with arrival of GR Corolla

February 19, 2023

The latest chapter in the exciting story of TOYOTA GAZOO Racing is ready to be told, with the fire-breathing GR Corolla arriving in Australian showrooms in March. Joining the GR86, GR Supra and GR Yaris in the high-performance TOYOTA GAZOO Racing family, the GR Corolla is offered in a highly-specified GTS grade priced from $62,300 plus on-road costs1. Toyota Australia has secured 700 units of the GR Corolla GTS for sale in the first year,...

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World Premiere of Dakar-Inspired HiLux GR Sport

January 6, 2023

Toyota has unveiled new heights in performance and design for Australia’s best-selling vehicle with the world premiere of the HiLux GR Sport revealing a sporty off-road-focused vehicle equipped with more power, wider tracks, tuned suspension and bigger disc brakes. Benefiting from GAZOO Racing’s experience in motorsport, the new halo variant of the HiLux range builds on the renowned durability and rough-road performance of the core model with its tough Dakar-inspired design, intuitive handling and powerful...

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Fire-Breathing Toyota GR Corolla set to land in Australia in 2023

September 15, 2022

Toyota’s Australian GAZOO Racing stable will further expand in the first quarter of 2023 when the GR Corolla hot hatch arrives, with approximately 500 units secured for Australia in the first year of production. The GR Corolla will bring the number of GR models in Australia to four, sitting alongside the GR Supra, GR Yaris and GR86. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales, Marketing and Franchise Operations Sean Hanley said the GR Corolla continued the brand’s...

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Toyota Launches the New GR86

September 15, 2022

Toyota Australia has expanded its range of GR branded pure-bred sports cars with the launch of the new GR86 coupe. GR86 is the third model in the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing performance car brand, sitting alongside GR Supra and GR Yaris. Like its GR siblings, the GR86 benefits directly from Toyota’s multi-championship-winning involvement in international motorsport with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing. It is an evolution of the much-acclaimed 86 coupe, launched here in 2012, that signalled Toyota’s...

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Toyota GR86 sports coupe to launch in September with two grades

August 24, 2022

Toyota Australia will expand its GAZOO Racing family of performance vehicles when the new-generation GR86 sports coupe launches locally in September. The new GR86 brings improved performance from its larger 2.4-litre engine, enhanced dynamic ability and greater specification compared to the fan-favourite 86 it replaces. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales, Marketing and Franchise Operations Sean Hanley said the proud legacy created by the original 86 would be further enhanced by the GR86. “When we launched...

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Toyota to celebrate decade of Toyota 86 with GR86 10th Anniversary

July 31, 2022

Toyota Australia is set to celebrate the 10th birthday of the fan-favourite 86 rear-drive sports coupe with the release of a special-edition GR86 10th Anniversary Edition. With just 86 examples available for Australia, the first of the GR86 10th Anniversary Edition will arrive soon after the new-generation GR86 sports car is launched locally in September. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales, Marketing and Franchise Operations Sean Hanley said the new GR86 marked an exciting time for...

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Toyota unveils track-focused two-door GR Corolla

June 5, 2022

Toyota will expand its much-anticipated GR Corolla sports car range in Australia, with a new and even more track -focused two-seater variant featuring increased body rigidity, lower weight and boosted torque. The performance-focused two-seater is due to arrive in Australia in 2023, with limited allocation for the first year of production. Details on the ordering process for both variants of this exciting new model will be announced in the fourth quarter of 2022. Toyota Australia...

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Toyota unveils updated GR Supra with manual gearbox

April 28, 2022

Toyota has taken the wraps off the updated GR Supra, that will see the iconic sports car available with a manual transmission when it arrives in Australia in the final quarter of 2022. The newly developed six-speed manual gearbox has been specifically developed to match the performance characteristics of the 285kW/500Nm 3.0-litre straight six, rear-drive engine to deliver superlative driving thrills for enthusiasts. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales, Marketing and Franchise Operations Sean Hanley said...

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World Premier of Toyota GR Corolla

April 5, 2022

Toyota has unveiled the long-awaited GR Corolla sports car, promising a spirited driving experience by combining essential GR Yaris underpinnings with an athletic five-door version of the world’s best-selling nameplate. Scheduled to arrive locally in the final quarter of 2022, GR Corolla will be the fourth GR sports-car model to be launched in Australia, joining the GR Supra, GR Yaris and the upcoming GR86. GR Corolla’s performance credentials include a strengthened version of the homologation-special...

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Toyota Gazoo Racing Australia 86 Series Lines up at Bathurst for final round

December 4, 2021

Toyota 86 race cars will once again take on the iconic Mount Panorama circuit at Bathurst next weekend as the TGRA 86 Series lines up for its final grid of 2021. After a season disrupted by COVID-19, drivers and teams from across the country will take to the mountain in a final weekend of thrilling wheel-to-wheel action as part of The Great Race Festival that runs from 30 November to 5 December. While there have...

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