Toyota's new 86 sports car will undergo serious track time ahead of its Australian launch in June.
The company has announced that two 86 sports cars will compete in next month's 24 Hours Nürburgring endurance race.
The race cars are being prepared by Toyota's partner GAZOO Racing to reach and support a new generation of car lovers around the world.
By competing in such events, Toyota aims to make even better cars that satisfy enthusiasts and promote the joy of driving.
A unique feature of the GAZOO Racing team is that it will include Toyota's in-house employees as drivers and mechanics for the race.
The 40th running of the 24 Hours Nürburgring will be held from May 17 to 20.