Toyota FT-4X Concept

Toyota FT-4X Concept is a four-wheel drive compact SUV that lives the urban life but is always ready for outdoor adventure. The FT-4X was designed by Toyota’s Calty Design Research, in Newport Beach, California. The exterior design is distinctly rugged like a big orange gearbox on wheels. The same goes for the rest of the… Continue reading Toyota FT-4X Concept

Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept

Introducing the HiLux Tonka, a one-of-a-kind concept vehicle from Toyota. The concept is based on the Australian version of the Toyota Hilux pickup truck, an SR5 double cab with a 2.8-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder diesel. This new concept was built in part to celebrate that achievement of two milestones for this year, Tonka is reaching its… Continue reading Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept

Toyota Land Cruiser 6×6

Ever since the Mercedes-AMG G63 6×6 came out, everybody wants to turn their off-road vehicles into 6×6. An¬†Australia company call¬†Multidrive Technology specializes in Land Cruiser conversions for military,¬†mining, and firefighting vehicles, teamed up with¬†NSV from Dubai to build¬†with¬†a 4.5-liter turbo diesel V8¬†and a five-speed manual transmission. NSV claims it makes 398 horsepower and 364 pound-feet… Continue reading Toyota Land Cruiser 6×6

Toyota FT-1 Concept

The Toyota new FT-1 concept, the car that could become the next Toyota Supra. The concept was designed by Calty Design Research who has been responsible for some of the Toyota brands most interesting designs including the FJ Cruiser concept, 2000 Celica and the Scion tC. Watch the video episode of The Downshift below.

Aston Martin Ends Production of Cygnet

Aston Martin will end production of its Cygnet minicar¬†at the end of the year.¬†The model based on the Toyota iQ¬†was announced in 2010. The price of the car is too high for customers to pay 31,000 pounds (14.000 KD), thats¬†more than double the price of the¬†iQ,¬†which¬†provided the engine, transmission and frame. In 2012, Aston Martin… Continue reading Aston Martin Ends Production of Cygnet

Toyota Yaris Parked on Third Floor Balcony

A red Toyota Yaris was spotted parked in the balcony on the third floor of an apartment building¬†in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. The owner of this car went to extreme measures to dodge any prowling parking wardens by amazingly getting his vehicle into a very tight spot ‚Äď 60ft up in the air. How… Continue reading Toyota Yaris Parked on Third Floor Balcony