2017+ 86 & BRZ FLEX Z, FLEX A, & MONO SPORT Coilover Testing

2017+ 86 & BRZ FLEX Z, FLEX A, & MONO SPORT Coilover Testing

We just finished up some testing on the 2017 Subaru BRZ (and which would of course affect the 2017 Toyota 86). While the vehicles aren’t drastically different compared to 2012-2016 model years of the aforementioned vehicles (the 86 previously named the Scion FR-S), there are some small changes in suspension that affect how our existing […]

Our In-House Engineer’s personal Scion FR-S

While most of us are pretty much desk jockeys here at TEIN USA (just kidding!), some of our staff enjoy spending their free time at the local race track. Local to us southern Californians is something like a 1 hour drive on average. One such racing enthusiast is our very own in-house engineer, Shuichiro (a.k.a.- […]

See You at 86Fest!

See You at 86Fest!

This year will mark the third consecutive show for 86Fest, and this year will be at a new, yet very familiar, venue (Irwindale Speedway, a.k.a. House of Drift)!!! Car show, maybe some racing, and plenty of entertainment for all! From Old School (AE86) to the New School. Check it out! We’ll be in attendance this […]

CARBING OIL CATCH TANK VEHICLE SPECIFIC APPLICATIONS

A few weeks back, another TEIN USA employee had done a Blog Post about the Carbing Oil Catch Tanks that we distribute for Okuyama Co., I would like to let you know that they now have Oil Catch Tanks for vehicle-specific applications. This will guarantee a easy set up for the product to be bolted […]

Toyota 86 & Scion FR-S, Brothers from other Mothers!

Toyota 86 & Scion FR-S, Brothers from other Mothers!

  Hey Everyone! Japan’s 86 and the U.S.’s FR-S do look similar in design but would have some subtle differences. Let’s take a look at some of the differences Toyota 86 and Scion FR-S .  You can see the differences on the headlights and bumper lights. The headlights of the 86 have a Daytime Running […]

Toyota FT-86 aka Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ

Toyota FT-86 aka Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ

TEIN Japan has been hard at work testing and developing the following items for the Toyota FT-86 aka the Scion FR-S, which will share a similar suspension platform as the Subaru BRZ, since both companies had full development with the vehicle. Currently TEIN Japan will not be offering any S-Tech lowering springs due to the reason […]