One-owner Wasabi: 1983 Toyota Sprinter Trueno AE86
March 01, 2017
Let us rejoice for car-show season has officially arrived in my part of the world. Hurrah, hurrah! And, at the very first event I attended an owner of a slightly crusty AE86 approached me and introduced me to his car.
The E80 Series Sprinter was built from 1983 to 1987. This Sprinter coupe was built in 1983. It has a 1,587cc inline 4 engine.
Related: Toyota Corolla.
More information: Wikipedia - Toyota Corolla Levin/Sprinter Trueno
I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>
|assessment3,530||chat_bubble59||access_timeNovember 01, 2017|
I believe the Toyota Century is so JDM that it's JDM only. So, I guess this is what actual JDM AF looks like. It's a big car that's big on l... <More>
|assessment4,472||chat_bubble102||access_timeOctober 25, 2017|
Yes, this is Toyota's Hummer, and just like the Hummer, used primarily by the armed forces. On the weekend I came across about 30 of them al... <More>
|assessment6,238||chat_bubble122||access_timeOctober 04, 2017|
I've been going to more than a dozen car shows each year here in Japan, and take car-spotting rather seriously, too. I've easily seen a hund... <More>