Most likely, we are talking about the new sports car, which is positioned as the successor to the Supra.
Toyota has posted a teaser image of its new sports car and has announced its premiere at the Geneva motor show on March 6. While the Japanese brand did not open name of the product, limiting the message about the “legend” most Likely, we are talking about the new sports car, which is positioned as the successor to the Supra.
In the model range of the Japanese brand vehicle is a step above the GT86 and will be a new flagship coupe of the Japanese company. In this case the car will be sold under a new sub-brand Gazoo Racing.
The new Supra will share a platform with the BMW Z4 Roadster third generation German and Japanese experts are jointly developing the chassis for a sports car of new generation with 2014. Thanks to the body made of carbon fiber, the weight of the car is less than 1,400 kilograms.
Toyota flagship sports car will receive a hybrid power-unit with electric unit on the front axle and four-wheel drive. In addition, sports car for the first time in the history of Toyota will get a robotic gearbox with two clutches.
The engine range should include two-liter “turboservice” capacity of about 245 forces, as well as three-liter six-cylinder unit issuing approximately 330 horsepower. Both motors will provide the company BMW. All customers will be offered four versions of the sports car — Supra, Supra GR, GR Supra Sport, Supra GRMN. All versions of the car will vary greatly between a technical performance and price.