The coming of a new 2017 Toyota Supra is not fresh news anymore, since we already have the information that the latest MK5 Supra model will be a beast of a vehicle as well as one of the most impressive cars in the world, equipped with the state of the art technology and breathtaking styling. When compared with its bigger brother, the MK3 Supra, the new Toyota Supra 2017 will be both faster and also more fuel efficient, thanks to a totally new type of hybrid system.
2017 Toyota Supra news
As far as the exterior of the next generation of Supra is concerned, one thing is sure, and that is that it will look amazing. It will come with a Formula One car inspired lines, while the front end will come with two massive air intakes, which are there to cool the intercoolers as well as highlighting the F1 look. The headlights will come slender and long, with an LED defining the outer line. When it comes to wheels, the production model of the new 2017 Supra will be offered with 19 inch light-alloy wheels in the front, and 20 inch rims at the back, just like the presented concept model.
When it comes to the inside of the vehicle, the new 2017 Toyota Supra will come with a quite minimalistic interior design, which the designers claim, is necessary if you want to have a pure driving experience. There will not be many physical buttons installed, only a 10 inch touchscreen, which will be used for controlling the most of the vehicle’s functions. The seats will be full-racing-car like, while the whole cabin will be upholstered with black leather.
Toyota Supra 2016 0-60
Under the hood of the new Toyota Supra 2017, there is going to be only one engine option offered. The 2017 Supra is going to be equipped with a 2.0-liter twin turbo inline-4, which will be quite different than the original inline-6 unit. The new engine will be able to generate up to 360 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. Paired with this engine will be two electric motors, each powering one of the back wheels, allowing the new model to send all of its power to the back wheels. The total combined output is estimated to be more than 450 hp, which is to be honest, very impressive for a hybrid vehicle. The performance will also be amazing. According to some reports it will need less than 3.6 seconds to go from 0 to 60 mph, while the top speed is expected to be well over 190 mph.
2017 Toyota Supra price and release date
As far as the price goes, the new 2017 Toyota Supra should cost more than Chevy Corvette that is priced just under $55,000. When it comes to release date, it is not confirmed yet, but the expectations are that it will be presented to public at one of the car shows in 2016. The 2017 Toyota Supra should be available for sale by the end of 2016 or in early 2017.
More on history of the model: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toyota_Supra