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Toyota motorsport photos 1970s

Submitted by on October 28, 2009

1Despite its beige image, Toyota has been involved in just about every conceivable category of motorsport on earth.

2In these mainly Australian based photos there are some great reminders of Toyota’s diverse racing machinery.


There are classic shots of Peter Williamson’s various Celicas from the Bathurst 1000, when there were numerous classes and manufaturers competing, nice images of single seaters at Amaroo, Rally Corollas, and a mighty sports sedan. (Driven by who?)

9There is also a great shot of the Toyota 7 Can-Am car, which I think was actually from the late 1960s and never raced outside Japan after killing two test drivers.

10For Toyota fans, you can keep up to date with what’s happening at Toyota Australia on their Facebook Page here

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