Toyota Mr2: The Complete Story

$44.95

Nigel Burton

Description

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