If the latest rumors are true, the eagerly expected Toyota’s sports car is on the way. We are talking about the brand new 2017 Toyota Supra.
Exterior and improvements
Nothing is yet officially confirmed, but Japanese Automaker promises some great improvements with its new 2017 Toyota Supra. This popular sports car should show some nice design refreshments and interesting changes. First of all, some sources say that it should be underpinned with a new platform which will make it stronger but lighter. With the weight reduction, new Supra will show better aerodynamics and performance. Speaking of the exterior, it will look aggressive, futuristic and powerful. The body is made of aluminum and carbon fiber. The front end is a bit lower than the rear end. The redesigned hood is long and nicely sculpted. The headlamps will be elongated and equipped with LED lighting. We will also notice large air intakes.
Interior and safety
When it comes to interior, 2017 Toyota Supra will be slightly refreshed and upgraded with quality materials and modern features. This two-seater will feature comfortable sports seats and sporty steering wheel. The seats will be upholstered in quality leather. The dashboard should be also slightly revised. As for the safety, we can expect only the best. It will be equipped with airbags, parking sensors, ABS, stability control, cameras, traction control and so on.
2017 Toyota Supra engine and performance
It is still under the question what type of engine will power the new 2017 Toyota Supra. Some sources say that it will be a 3.0-liter six-cylinder turbocharged engine. This one will be able to make 335 horsepower and 331 pound-feet of torque. The other one should be a 2.0-liter four cylinder twin-turbo engine with the output of 360 horses and 300 pound-feet of torque. This engine, paired with three electric motors, will be able to deliver around 450 horsepower. It will be able to hit 60 mph in 3.6 seconds. The engine should be coupled to a ten-speed automatic gearbox.
Release date and price
2017 Toyota Supra is expected to be revealed in 2017, most likely in the beginning of the same year. As for the price, it is estimated to be around $55,000 for the base model.