To say that Takumi Hayashi has an affinity for the Toyota AE86 would be a rather dramatic understatement. The peppy, 130ps 4A-GE motor combined with the car’s FR drivetrain became an instant hit with not only himself, but many other tuners in the mid-80’s for that matter. It didn’t take long for the Corolla to be a favorite worldwide, and Japan was no doubt leading the pack in motor sport development of the chassis.
. I’ve always been a sucker for Hayashi Racing wheels; and I always regret not picking up a set when I had the chance. Oh well; here’s another winner from remixさん‘s photozou.jp page. .