Toyota Motor announced the new “Land Cruiser” on August 2, 2021. On the same day, sales started.
The Land Cruiser is the highest-end model of Toyota’s SUV lineup, and has gained high support all over the world due to its reliability, durability, and high ability to run on rough roads. A total of 10.6 million units have been sold in 170 countries and regions, including derivative models.
It is divided into three systems, “Land Cruiser”, “Land Cruiser Prado”, and “Land Cruiser 70 Series”, but this time the full model change is the flagship model Land Cruiser.
Since the debut of the conventional “200 series” in 2007, the new model will appear for the first time in 14 years.
On July 29, 2021, Subaru announced the new sports car “Subaru BRZ.” The Subaru BRZ is an FR sports car jointly developed by Subaru with Toyota. The new model is the second generation model, and while sharing the base part with Toyota’s “GR 86”, it emphasizes the individuality of Subaru brand and differentiates some of the driving characteristics and design. It is said that it has realized “the ultimate FR pure sports car that everyone can enjoy”. Continue reading
Toyota has released a new hybrid car “Aqua”.
Fuel efficiency has been improved by about 20% compared to the conventional model.
Toyota Motor announced the new “Aqua” hybrid car (HV) on July 19, 2021. On the same day, sales started.
BMW released the Japanese model of the new “4 Series Grand Coupe” on July 16, 2021.
The “4 Series Grand Coupe” is a 4-door coupe model based on the “4 Series Coupe”. In addition to the sporty and elegant design, cerium gray, which is the exclusive color for the M performance model, is adopted for the kidney grille, air intake, air breather, and mirror cap, giving it a presence and individuality as a high performance model. Directing. In addition, the trunk lid is equipped with an M rear spoiler to improve aerodynamic characteristics and improve stability at high speeds.
By talking to “OK, BMW”, you can operate the vehicle, set the destination, etc. With support for Apple CarPlay and standard equipment of BMW Connected Drive, the convenience is greatly improved, such as sending the destination searched in advance with a smartphone to the vehicle. Even if you don’t have the vehicle key, you can unlock / lock the vehicle and even start the engine by holding the iPhone over the door handle.
On July 13, 2021, Nissan Motor changed some specifications of the one-box car “NV200 Vanette” and started selling it on the same day.
Toyota Customizing & Development released the teaser site for the new “GR 86” demo vehicles “GR 86 GR Parts Concept” and “GR Parts” on July 13.
The GR 86 GR Parts Concept is a vehicle that pursues a package that allows it to run fast without regard to regulations as a study car that can be utilized in the development of GR parts. It is designed to keep lap time on the circuit with power-up by customizing the mechanical tune and intake / exhaust system, optimization of body rigidity, weight reduction and improvement of aerodynamic performance. Continue reading
Toyota Motor released the “Corolla”, “Corolla Touring” and “Corolla Sport” on July 2, 2021 with some improvements.