TORONTO, ON – FEBRUARY 28, 2019 – Drive a legend, reborn – for reduction than you’d expect. The Toyota Supra earnings to Canadian showrooms for a initial time in some-more than 20 years, as a fully-loaded 2020 Toyota GR Supra prepares to spin heads and bust annals on Track Days this year, during a MSRP of only $64,990, fully-loaded.
“This is a classical Toyota sports automobile that racing enthusiasts have demanded – equally during home on a line as it is on a open highway or a city street, aggressively styled to communicate a authentic opening credentials, and installed with comforts and amenities that will remind each Supra owners only how most fun pushing can be,” pronounced Cyril Dimitris, Vice-President, Toyota Canada Inc.
The 2020 Toyota GR Supra is an iconic marque from Toyota’s history, brought brazen into a future. This two-seater sports coupe is a initial Toyota to acquire a “GR” badge – signifying that it has been line tested and fine-tuned by GAZOO Racing, Toyota’s in-house motorsports team, that depends Toyota’s tellurian president, Akio Toyoda, among a drivers.
The GR is well-earned, with a lightweight, rigid, and 50:50 offset physique wrapped around a high-performance powertrain. With a low centre of gravity, and 335 horsepower and 365 lb-ft of torque delivered to a back wheels, a Supra is prepared to put all challengers in a rear-view mirror. It starts with a 3.0L inline 6 gas engine, extended with approach injection, non-static valve timing, a twin corkscrew turbocharger.
This absolute nonetheless fit engine is corresponding to an eight-speed involuntary that delivers lighting-quick up- and down-shifts, extended with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters for primer control. Short ratios for a reduce gears and a Launch Control duty capacitate absolute acceleration and limit traction, with an estimated 0-96 km/h time of only 4.1 seconds.
A singular trip active differential on a back spindle uses an electric engine and multi-plate clutches to minimize understeer and oversteer, as good as determining parallel torque when cornering – even when accelerating or braking – to capacitate larger movement and control by turns.
On Track Days, a motorist might rivet a Supra’s Sport Mode setting, that reduces involvement by a vehicle’s traction and fortitude control functions, sharpens stifle response and active differential tuning, boosts steering weight and improves change compactness for a some-more abdominal pushing experience.
Precise doing is positive by comforts such as responsive, sport-tuned adaptive electric steering, adaptive non-static cessation with competition tuning and energetic check control, 19-inch fake amalgamate wheels and four-piston red embellished Brembo stop calipers.
But opening is only a start of a package: The 2020 GR Supra offers most more, in a fully-loaded configuration.
The 2020 GR Supra is propitious with an endless list of customary features, starting with a 425-Watt 12-speaker Premium JBL Display Audio complement with 8.8-inch screen, integrated Sirius XM Satellite Radio and untethered Apple CarPlay. A new Toyota Supra Connect underline enables a full-service concierge service, remote locking/unlocking, embedded navigation with over-the-air updates, involuntary collision showing with SOS and roadside assistance, stolen car locator, and more. Additional record comforts – customary on each indication – embody a entirely digital pointer cluster and head-up display.
The 2020 GR Supra embodies a abounding origin during initial glance, with a pattern that echoes that of a previous, fourth-generation Supra (1993-2002), a landmark 1967 Toyota 2000 GT, and a 2014 Toyota FT-1 Concept vehicle. A stretched hood highlights a engine while a frozen though atmospheric two-seat cabin accentuates Supra’s ultra-wide stance. The distinguished executive front grille is flanked by vast atmosphere intakes to support with stop cooling. A double-bubble cabin roof pattern pays reverence to a Toyota 2000 GT even as it reduces drag. And an integrated back spoiler helps conceal aerodynamic lift. The Supra’s curbside participation is punctuated by six-lens LED headlamps that confederate both daytime using lights and spin vigilance functions and back multiple lamps that mix a turn, tail and stop functions into a particular categorical ring shape.
The Supra is a opening appurtenance – though it’s also dictated to be a daily driver. Standard exhilarated competition seats clad in reward leather underline an integrated conduct patience and a slight categorical territory that combines with inexhaustible shoulder bolsters to resolutely reason a motorist and passenger/navigator. A lightweight combination induce opens to exhibit a smartly embellished luggage area with space for line collection or bags for a weekend getaway. In addition, each Supra enjoys many customary built-in comfort and preference amenities. These embody twin section involuntary meridian control, CO fiber interior trim, a leather-wrapped three-spoke steering wheel, a intelligent pivotal complement with pull symbol start, aluminum damage plates, integrated garage doorway opener, 14-way energy motorist and newcomer seats with chair memory systems and energy tractable side bolsters and lumbar support, auto-dimming power-adjustable and exhilarated extraneous mirrors related to a driver’s chair memory system, and more.
The fully-loaded Supra is also intensely good versed with a gold of modernized reserve systems, including brazen collision warning, involuntary puncture braking with walking detection, full speed adaptive journey control, line depart warning system, highway pointer assist, parking sonar with back collision warning, blind mark monitoring with back cranky trade alert, a tire vigour monitoring system, an adaptive front lighting complement with involuntary high lamp function, 8 airbags, including motorist and newcomer knee airbags, a backup camera, and more.
The 2020 Toyota GR Supra goes on sale this summer during Toyota Dealers opposite Canada. For finish and adult to date sum and specifications, revisit www.toyota.ca/supra
About Toyota Canada Inc.
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