"A Toyota sports car has sold for more than $1 million ....The 2000GT was Japan's answer to the Jaguar E-Type. Co-developed with Yamaha, the low-slung sports car was powered by a 2.0-litre in-line six-cylinder engine that was good for 112kW and a top speed of 217km/h...the car showcased Japanese technology to the rest of the world at a time when the nation was trying to establish itself as a global force in the automotive industry."
Source: The million-dollar Toyota
May 15, 2013
The Age Newspaper