The strength of the BMW M4 Coupé is evident in every detail.
By releasing the accompanying teaser sketch, Toyota has confirmed what the motoring rumour mill has been speculating all along - that Toyota is working on an open-top version of its 86 coupé.
Toyota is already conducting engineering tests on a prototype and the company will use the Geneva Motor Show, in early March this year, to gauge public reaction to the idea of an 86 drop-top.
It remains to be seen what Toyota will be doing on the engine front. Many enthusiasts have complained about the rear-wheel drive 86 coupé being underpowered - its only power source at this stage being a 147kW 2-litre flat-four.
The structural reinforcements required by a roof-chop will inevitably make the car heavier, blunting its performance potential even further.