First drive: Toyota’s concept has fiery heart
Light my fire: Under the impressively fierce bodywork beats a heart that could and should find its way into future production Toyotas. Pics courtesy New Zealand Autocar.
AS drives go we would never presume to claim this as one of our most extensive or emphatic, but as an eye-opener to the future our experience of the Toyota Sportivo concept at Melbourne’s Sandown racetrack proved to be very revealing. If you haven’t heard of the Sportivo concept by now then you obviously live somewhere very remote, where even Toyota’s all pervasive spin doctors cannot penetrate. But for once the PR merchants do not have to go overboard to hype a Toyota product because the Sportivo is undoubtedly as significant as they come. ...continued