Because you demanded it: a photo-realistic representation of what it’s like inside the car we all own, the 1985 Toyota Soarer. Incredible!
Really, I don't know where to start. The music? That lady? The fact that it's all emblazoned with the words Super Gran Turismo? Everything about this ad is just so cheap looking, but somehow also so beautifully unrestrained, that I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed.
After we had Engine Of The Day Overload last weekend, I got the usual flurry of emails pointing out the really important stuff I'd overlooked. One engine kept coming up, though: the mighty Toyota JZ!
Toyota will often keep a winning engine design going for decades, as we've seen with the 5-decade R engine. Toyota's inline-six M engine soldiered on for nearly 30 years.
There's not much history to drifting in America... yet. Here's a chance to get in on the ground floor of automobilia by purchasing Takahiro Ueno's D1GP USA-spec Toyota Soarer (aka Lexus SC 400). With no drifting series for 2008 there is suddenly a need to sell the drift machines, making it one of the fastest ways to…