Hot Wheels Toyota AE86 Sprinter Trueno. 1/5 from the Hot Wheels: Hatchbacks set. #17 of 250 for 2023. 1/64 scale diecast car.
Trueno derives from the Spanish word for thunder. In Japan, the Sprinter Trueno was exclusive to Toyota Japan dealerships called Toyota Auto Store. The name AE86 derives from Toyota’s internal code during the car’s development, designating the 1600 cc RWD model from the fifth generation of the Corolla. In Toyota’s code language, the “A” designates the car’s engine (4A series), “E” designates Corolla, “8” designates fifth generation (E80 series) and “6” designates the variant within this generation. With a combination of FR (Front engine, rear wheel drive) and a light 1.6 liter DOHC engine, this is one for the drifting enthusiast which has been used for drifitng for over 30 years since the end of production. This release features a spoilerless design and headlights that are popped up.