Toyota MR2: The Complete Story

Toyota MR2: The Complete Story

by Nigel Burton

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Overview

Toyota MR2 details the full start-to-finish history of Toyota's bestselling mid-engined sports car, from 1984 until 2007, when production ended. Covering all three generations of models and including detailed specification guides, archive photographs and beautiful new photography, this book is a must for every MR2 owner and sports car enthusiast.

Topics include:

Background to the MR2 - the 1973 oil crisis and Akio Yoshida's designs

First-generation AW11 - Car of the Year Japan, 1984-1985

Second-generation SW20, with a new 2.0 litre 3S-GTE engine

Suspension improvements to the Mk II, significantly improving handling

Third-generation ZZW30/MR2 Roadster

The MR2 in motorsport

Special editions and Zagato's VM180

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781847979315
Publisher: The Crowood Press UK
Publication date: 10/05/2015
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 784,173
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Nigel Burton has been testing and writing about cars for more than two decades. The Toyota MR2 holds a special place in his heart, as it was the first car he road tested as a young journalist and he once owned a much-cherished MR2 Mk II. Currently Motoring Editor of The Northern Echo, Nigel is a former motoring correspondent for ITV Teletext. He previously wrote A History of Electric Cars, also published by Crowood.

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