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NOT JUST REASONABLY FAST

There’s something about the personality of the new Toyota GT86 that tells you it wants to be driven. Sure, it’s designed to be reasonably fast, but it’s more than that. Te way Toyota’s engineers have improved its features – the 4.2-inch information display, the track mode, the optimised steering wheel

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