WRC-Rally

Paris Motor Show – Toyota Gazoo Racing Showcases Yaris WRC 2017

Yaris WRC Test Car At the Paris Motor Show, Toyota announced it has reached an agreement with Microsoft to collaborate in the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) series. As part of the agreement, Microsoft will serve as a “technology partner” for the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing WRC rally team. Toyota Yaris WRC, Tommi Makinen Motorsports […]

Tommi Makinen Hints 2017 Toyota Driver Lineup

Toyota WRC boss Tommi Makinen has stated that, there will be no Sebastien Loeb or Petter Solberg in their 2017 driver lineup. In fact they are looking at some young talents to driver the new Yaris WRC car. He said Toyota is focusing on the future of rallying and wants young talented drivers to shine […]

Toyota Announces WRC Return From Season 2017

Yaris WRC, with its elder sibling Corolla WRC Toyota Yaris WRC – Front view Global automotive major, Toyota has confirmed its ambitious return back to WRC from season 2017. From its newsroom release, earlier today in its Japanese website, the intention to return to top level Rallying is evident. Again its a ‘win:win proposition‘ for […]

Toyota Returns to Rallying with Vitz a.k.a. Yaris – Homologated in R1B category..

Toyota Japan have homologated the Toyota Vitz (otherwise known as Yaris) into the R1B category, just a few days before the 5th round of APRC championship this year. The intention is to bring new drivers into the sport with its low costs, while future plans include higher spec R2 and R3 versions. We also look forward […]