Home / Auto News / News article: Subaru BRZ Revealed as Name of Subie's Toyota FT-86 - AutoGuide.com News
 |  Aug 23 2011, 8:13 AM

Subaru has announced its name for the joint sports car project developed with Toyota, dubbing the rear-drive coupe the BRZ.

The news comes in a release by the Japanese automaker, announcing it will show a second rendition of the Boxer Sports Car Architecture, cumbersomely named “Subaru BRZ Prologue – Boxer Sports Car Architecture II” at the Frankfurt Auto Show.

The BRZ name stands for “Boxer engine”, “Rear-wheel drive” and “Zenith”. Subaru has also created a teaser webpage for the car which can be viewed here.

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  • joe’s cars

    is this a joke ?
    brz sounds rather too close to bris…