First Look: 2010 Toyota Auris Hybrid

First Look: 2010 Toyota Auris Hybrid
2010 Toyota Auris Hybrid - 2010 Geneva Auto Show Coverage, New Car Reviews, Concept Cars - Automobile Magazine
We first saw Toyota’s Auris Hybrid as a concept at last year’s Frankfurt motor show, but the production version – which is a dead ringer for the supposed “show car” – will be unveiled at the 2010 Geneva motor show.

We first saw Toyota’s Auris Hybrid as a concept at last year’s Frankfurt motor show, but the production version — which is a dead ringer for the supposed “show car” — will be unveiled at the 2010 Geneva motor show.inline_mediumwraptextright28264696/green/news/1002_2010_toyota_auris_hybrid2011-toyota-auris-hybrid-front-three-quarters-driver.jpgTrue

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By Design: Toyota FT-86

By Design: Toyota FT-86
Toyota FT-86 - Car Design Analysis - Automobile Magazine
Back to the future, again.

It’s often said “There’s nothing new under the sun,” and sometimes that’s reinforced in surprising ways. At the spavined Tokyo show last fall, Toyota unveiled its FT-86 concept, a curious closed sports car with a water-cooled, flat-four engine sitting ahead of the front axle but driving the rear wheels. The FT-86’s Subaru engine is derived from the old German Borgward/Lloyd Arabella. It’s an odd layout, but one seen before.inline_mediumwraptextright27884071/features/by_design/1003_toyota_ft86_design_analysis1003_01_z+toyota_fT-86+front_three_quarter_view.jpgTrue

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