1954

TOYOPET SEIBI CO. LTD

is established to start the regeneration of used cars.

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1958

TOYOPET PRODUCES

the Deluxe Crown Model for the round-Japan Yomiuri Rally, driven by married couple Yukiyasu and Misako Togo, which won the title.

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1966

THE SPECIAL

Development Department, a for-runner to TRD is formed and create the legendary 2000GT which is debuted at the Tokyo Motor Show.The company refurbishes the Toyota 2000GT into bespoke convertible models for James Bond's film "You Only Live Twice".

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1969

THE COMPANY

builds Corona Mark II GSS for the 1970 Rallye Monte Carlo.

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1976

TOSCO DEPOT

is renamed TRD, to expand its motorsport credentials, develop and sell performance accessories to support Toyota brand.

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1979

TRD USA

is established in North America to provide full engine design,development and assembly facilities.

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1985

Toyota

takes part in the Le Mans 24 Hour Race for the first time with the engine developed by TRD.

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1992

THE NEW TS010 RACER

with a 3.5-litre V10 engine finishes in second place at Le Mans.

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2004

TRD USA

engineers design and build the V8 Tundra and V8 Camry engines for respective NASCAR series.

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2007

TRD ASIA CO.,LTD.

is established in Thailand. Kazuya Oshima and Hiroaki Ishiura win the drivers championship in the GT300 class of Super GT driving MR-S.

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2014

THE TRD 86 CUP

Was launched at Yas Marina Circuit with 86 Cup Cars based on TMG GT86 CS-V3 race cars.

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