Toyota On The Verge Of Announcing Its Driver Lineup

Toyota WRC team boss Tommi Makinen has revealed his driver ‘Options’ for 2017 WRC season. Toyota has eyed on Ott Tanak and leading WRC 2 drivers for the seat in Toyota WRC team. The decision on the driver lineup is said to be made after conclusion of Rally Germany later this month, after Makinen talks […]

Mikko Hirvonen Have Not Yet Agreed To Test For Toyota

Mikko Hirvonen has revealed that he has not talked to Tommi Makinen about driving the test car for Toyota. Previously Makinen said that in the near future Hirvonen will be testing the new Yaris WRC. But Hirvonen clarified that there has been no such agreement with Toyota. Speaking to Finnish media channel YLE, Hirvonen said […]

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 […]

Hurray!! Toyota getting back to WRC, with Yaris in 2016!?

Toyota treats the World of Rallying with the much awaited news of returning back to WRC in the year 2016. Although this has not come from the Toyota’s HQ in Japan, the German Motorsport outfit Toyota Motorsport GmbH [TMG] has already begun the preparation of developing for the WRC line-up. It will start with the […]

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 […]