Toyota ae86 engine

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They were the last Corollas to offer rear-wheel drive. In classic Toyota code, the " A " represents the engine that came in the car 4A series , " E " represents the Corolla, " 8 " represents the fifth generation E80 series and " 6 " represents the variation within this generation. The Corolla Levin AE86 was the fourth car of its name. The Levin features fixed rectangular headlights. He used this Levin to defeat Takumi Fujiwara, but failed when the latter overtook him.

Toyota Corolla Levin and Sprinter Trueno

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Lending themselves to racing, the cars were light, affordable, easily modifiable and combined a five-speed manual transmission, optional limited slip differential , MacPherson strut front suspension, high revving rpm , twin-cam engine with oil cooler e. Widely popular for Showroom Stock , Group A , and Group N , Rally and Club racing, the cars' inherent qualities also earned the AE86 an early and enduring international prominence in the motorsport discipline of drifting. The AE86 was featured centrally in the popular, long-running Japanese manga and anime series titled Initial D — — as the main character's drift and tofu delivery car. The nameplate Trueno derives from the Spanish word for thunder , [13] and Levin derives from the Middle English for lightning.

Takumi Fujiwara's Toyota AE86

You could get it with one of two faces — a Levin fixed headlights or Trueno retractable ones — and the choice of two bottoms, a hatchback or coupe. However, one man is held responsible for catapulting the AE86 to being part of the zeitgeist. He was a renegade racer. He got good at it.
No drifting. The chances of either of those things being true seems quite slim. I just missed out on driving one when it was new, joining Motor magazine in