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Digital Toyota MR2 Revival Includes Coupes and a Spyder, but There’s an AI Catch
Digital Toyota MR2 Revival Includes Coupes and a Spyder, but There’s an AI Catch

27 Dec 2022, 09:58 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The virtual automotive artist acting from behind the AI covers of the “automotive.diffusion” account on social media continues his digital JDM icon quest

 
Retro Futuristic, Digital Second-Gen Toyota MR2 Looks Mostly Too Good to Be True
Retro Futuristic, Digital Second-Gen Toyota MR2 Looks Mostly Too Good to Be True

6 Dec 2022, 13:53 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The UK-based 3D automotive concept artist better known as AVANTÉ DESIGN (aka “avante.design_” on social media) has decided to create a fresh MR2 restomod kit

 
Digital Toyota MR2 x Mustang Is Not the Proper Way to Achieve Mid-Engine Glory
Digital Toyota MR2 x Mustang Is Not the Proper Way to Achieve Mid-Engine Glory

16 Jun 2022, 21:04 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Henry Andrews, a virtual artist better known as “photo.chopshop” on social media, has a prolific imagination when it comes to mashups, including quick ones

 
Will F1 Wheels and Tires Help a Regular Sports Car Perform Better on the Track?
Will F1 Wheels and Tires Help a Regular Sports Car Perform Better on the Track?

2 May 2022, 15:42 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Installing parts meant for racing usually brings a performance benefit. Doing so with F1 wheels and tires might not be worthwhile

 
Toyota Aygo X Prologue Drops Crossover Threads, Thinks It's a Modernized 1996 MR2
Toyota Aygo X Prologue Drops Crossover Threads, Thinks It's a Modernized 1996 MR2

30 Nov 2021, 10:50 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Siim Pärn, the virtual artist behind the “spdesignsest” account on social media, takes us on a digital rollercoaster ride, a Toyota emerges completely changed

 
Toyota MR2 Spyder Comes Back to Life as Mid-Engine “GR-S” Using Extinct VW Cues
Toyota MR2 Spyder Comes Back to Life as Mid-Engine “GR-S” Using Extinct VW Cues

8 Nov 2021, 09:58 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The virtual artist behind “Theottle” has another behind-the-scenes on YouTube, this time centered around a reborn third-gen Toyota MR2 that morphs into a “GR-S”

 
Rumors Swirling About Production of New Toyota MR2 Say It's "Ongoing"
Rumors Swirling About Production of New Toyota MR2 Say It's "Ongoing"

26 Oct 2021, 16:06 UTC · By: Stephen Rivers / If this report is to be believed, it would mean that Toyota is continuing on a path it mentioned back in 2019 and that the MR2 is closer than ever to rebirth

 
800 HP Chevrolet Nova Drag Races 600 HP Toyota MR2, Someone Gets Gapped
800 HP Chevrolet Nova Drag Races 600 HP Toyota MR2, Someone Gets Gapped

3 May 2021, 18:18 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / Seeing two cars racing down a straight line will probably never get old, especially if the match-up is somewhat unusual, and if you're rooting for one of them.

 
Spring-Ready 2001 Toyota MR2 Spyder Could Become a Thrill Partner for Just $11K
Spring-Ready 2001 Toyota MR2 Spyder Could Become a Thrill Partner for Just $11K

25 Mar 2021, 14:35 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The little roadster is up for grabs via an online auction hosted on Bring a Trailer, but one needs to hurry because the bidding is closing soon

 
1988 Toyota MR2 Brings Supercharged Gran Turismo Thrills on the Cheap
1988 Toyota MR2 Brings Supercharged Gran Turismo Thrills on the Cheap

22 Mar 2021, 13:28 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / With just a few days left on the auction clock, this example that's up for grabs on Doug DeMuro's cars & bids could turn into a very affordable sports car buy

 
Like Mother, Like Son: Toyota MR2 SW20 Gets Built to Honor Parent's Former AW11
Like Mother, Like Son: Toyota MR2 SW20 Gets Built to Honor Parent's Former AW11

3 Mar 2021, 09:50 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / Mississippi fellow builds a turbocharged Toyota MR2 SW20 to look like his mom's old Toyota MR2 AW11, gets a lot of online love

 
1,100+HP Toyota MR2 Has a Neat Surprise Under the Hood for Both Street and Drags
1,100+HP Toyota MR2 Has a Neat Surprise Under the Hood for Both Street and Drags

21 Dec 2020, 10:13 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / With a very short wheelbase and carefully plotted understated looks, this widebody Toyota MR2 has been swapped to a Honda K-Series engine to perform everywhere

 
Fictitious 2022 Toyota MR2 Looks Like a Mid-Engine Baby Supra, as It Should
Fictitious 2022 Toyota MR2 Looks Like a Mid-Engine Baby Supra, as It Should

9 Dec 2020, 18:12 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It's not like Toyota has so many sporty models in its lineup, but given it's made an AWD Yaris with 260 hp, a new MR2 might just be possible

 
Toyota La Coupe Is a Mystery Concept from Japan, Looks Like a Frugal MR2
Toyota La Coupe Is a Mystery Concept from Japan, Looks Like a Frugal MR2

14 Apr 2019, 19:40 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Toyota had many concepts for sports cars that it never built. This looks more like an evolution of the small kei cars it only sells in Japan

 
Audi V8 Swapped Toyota MR2 for Sale - Pocket Rally Car
Audi V8 Swapped Toyota MR2 for Sale - Pocket Rally Car

30 Dec 2014, 09:24 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / The Toyota MR2 is quite a thrill to drive even in stock form, if you get the turbocharged version, of course. It’s small, the engine sits right behind the seats and sends power to the back. If...

 
Here's a Pristine 1988 Toyota MR2 In Depth Review
Here's a Pristine 1988 Toyota MR2 In Depth Review

25 Dec 2014, 08:13 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / OK, this might be the best and most complete review of the classic Toyota MR2 you can find on the Internet, all thanks to Youtube user and enthusiast Saabkyle04. Grab a cup of hot cocoa and gaze upo...

 
Second-Gen Toyota MR2 Is the Most Dangerous Production Car Made
Second-Gen Toyota MR2 Is the Most Dangerous Production Car Made

11 Nov 2014, 12:58 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Again, we stumble on what many prefer to call “the poor man’s Ferrari” but this time we’ll learn a bit about this car’s dark side. Take an in depth look at it and you&r...

 
Showroom Condition Toyota MR2 for Sale
Showroom Condition Toyota MR2 for Sale

26 Aug 2014, 09:02 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Although Toyota is working on its sportscar lineup to add a smaller and a bigger brother to the GT 86, nothing will compare to the straight lines of the 80s if you lived your youth in the period. Th...

 
Toyota MR2 Violently Smashes Against Railing on the Nurburgring
Toyota MR2 Violently Smashes Against Railing on the Nurburgring

7 Jul 2014, 15:05 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / You know how they say - “if you’re gonna be dumb, you gotta be tough”. And here you have the perfect example illustrating both premises of that saying in about 5 seconds or so. ...

 
Have You Heard About This 600 HP Toyota Rally Monster?
Have You Heard About This 600 HP Toyota Rally Monster?

4 Apr 2014, 15:40 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Back in the day, you’ve seen Toyota competing in rallies with Celicas and Corollas, but they also had this beefed-up MR2 at one point. Yeah, at some point, Toyota realized that its twincam ...