Toyota AE86 with a LS1 V8

Toyota AE86 race car with a LS1 V8

Jamie Potts spent the last two years transforming a Toyota Trueno AE86 shell into a circuit track race car. Jamie started by building a custom tube chassis to which he added a Mazda RX-7 power steering rack, QA1 coilovers, custom 4-link rear suspension, and adjustable Watt’s link. Power is generated by a 5.7 L LS1 … Read more

Toyota AE86 with a Turbo 2AZ-FE Inline-Four

Toyota AE86 with a turbo 2AZ inline-four

Stavros Grillis competes in European drift events in a 1986 Toyota AE86 Corolla Levin built by Grillis Performance in Greece. Under the hood sits a turbocharged Toyota 2.4 L 2AZ-FE inline-four making 650 horsepower thanks to a Garrett GTX3076R turbocharger. The engine features DP forged pistons and rods, BC retainers and valve springs, SR20DET intake … Read more

Toyota AE86 with a Turbo 3S-GE

Toyota AE86 with a turbo 3S-GE inline-four

Australian drifter Beau Yates recently rebuilt his Toyota AE86 to compete in World Time Attack Challenge 2018. Beau had the honor of Keiichi Tsuchiya driving the car in the Open Class. The AE86 is powered by a 2.0 L 3S-GE (Gen 5) inline-four that features Toda interals, dry sump system, Hypertune custom intake, and 84 … Read more

For Sale: Toyota AE86 with a 7.4 L LSx V8

Toyota AE86 with a 7.4 L LSx V8

This Toyota AE86 is for sale in Świdwin, Poland for 240,000 zł or about $64,528. Under the hood sits a naturally aspirated 7.4 L LSx V8 that makes 591 hp (600 KM) and 575 lb-ft (780 NM) of torque on a Ecumaster ECU. The drivetrain uses a BMW 3.0 L diesel transmission with a Tilton … Read more

Toyota AE86 with a Turbo 2.3 L SR20 Inline-Four

Toyota AE86 with a Turbo 2.3 L SR20 Inline-Four

Austrian drifter Clemens Kauderer competes in a Toyota Corolla AE86 for the Blue Elise Drift Team. Under the hood sits a 2.3 L SR20 inline-four that features a Neo VVL head, turbocharger, and nitrous system. The engine makes 684 hp (694 PS) and 615 lb-ft (835 Nm) on E85 fuel. The transmission is a Holinger … Read more