We drove Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's iconic Toyota AE86! - Presented by MotaGare Global

We drove Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's iconic Toyota AE86! - Presented by MotaGare Global
Following our interview with the legendary Drift King, Keiichi Tsuchiya, our man Fancy Glasses Yamato takes the fabled AE86 out for a spin! Come ride along as we experience maximum nostalgia!

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The Toyota AE86: A true legend of the streets

The Toyota AE86: A true legend of the streets

The AE86 series of the Toyota Corolla Levin and Toyota Sprinter Trueno are small, front-engine/rear-drive models within the fifth generation Corolla range — marketed by Toyota from 1983 to 1987 in coupe and hatchback configurations.
Watch "We drove Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's iconic Toyota AE86!" now on YouTube

Watch "We drove Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's iconic Toyota AE86!" now on YouTube

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The "Drift King" Keiichi Tsuchiya

The "Drift King" Keiichi Tsuchiya

Keiichi Tsuchiya (土屋圭市, Tsuchiya Keiichi, born January 30, 1956) is a professional race car driver. He is known as the Drift King (ドリキン, Dorikin) for his nontraditional use of drifting in non-drifting racing events and his role in popularizing drifting as a motorsport. He is also known for touge (mountain pass) driving.
What model of the AE86 does Keiichi Tsuchiya drive?

What model of the AE86 does Keiichi Tsuchiya drive?

Keiichi Tsuchiya's 1986 Toyota Sprinter Trueno GT-V AE86 has become one of the most popular sports cars; the car is also known as "Hachi-Roku" in Japan (hachi-roku meaning "eight six"); his car is also called "The Little Hachi that could."
The power of the AE86's 4A-GE Inline-four engine

The power of the AE86's 4A-GE Inline-four engine

The AE86 had a maximum SAE gross power output of 130 PS (128 bhp; 96 kW) at 6,600 rpm and 110 lb⋅ft (149 N⋅m) at 5,200 rpm of torque in standard form, though it was later down-rated to 120 PS (118 bhp; 88 kW) and 105 lb⋅ft (142 N⋅m) in net output.
"The Cars Keiichi Tsuchiya Ran Through in his Youth" on GTChannel.com

"The Cars Keiichi Tsuchiya Ran Through in his Youth" on GTChannel.com

Watch the Drift King in action and talking about the history of his beloved vehicles, in "The Cars Keiichi Tsuchiya Ran Through in his Youth" on GTChannel.com
The Toyota AE86 in popular culture

The Toyota AE86 in popular culture

The main character of the anime and manga Initial D, Takumi Fujiwara, uses his father's AE86 Trueno GT-Apex Hatchback for racing and making his tofu deliveries.
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Watch Keiichi Tsuchiya in  Touge Showdown Mode

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Check out "We drove Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's iconic Toyota AE86!" now on YouTube

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An inside look at Toyota AE86 Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's AE86 Sprinter Trueno

An inside look at Toyota AE86 Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya's AE86 Sprinter Trueno

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