2017 Toyota Supra price, msrp, engine
The Japanese automobile giant, Toyota has recently released a press statement in which they stated that their much-awaited sports car, 2017 Toyota Supra will have to be delayed due to performance issues. It did not elaborate the issue much farther, but customers all around the world would have to wait till the end of 2016 to purchase this sports car. The whole idea of making a next generation sports car came from implementing Toyota Supra’s platform design – the much complimented Toyota FT 1 concept. A rendering of this next generation platform design was presented at Detroit Auto Show in 2014. Soon various rumors followed that Toyota is deciding to implement its famous platform into a sports car, namely the 2017 Toyota Supra.
2017 Toyota Supra: Engine Specs
Engine specs of 2017 Toyota Supra is really pretty interesting. Even though the official release does not say anything about precise engine details, but certain reliable sources confirm that this model will include 2 different engine variants. Among several available options that are available, Toyota is inclined to go for a V6 cylinder configuration, as well as another 4 inline cylinder engine. Both of these engine configurations might have a good power spec of about 400 HP.
Some also speculate that Toyota will throw in an additional engine update of inline 6 cylinder configuration, which might generate around 518 HP of max power. As far as its drive train options are concerned, it will be a rear wheel drive with front engine setup.
2017 Toyota Supra: Exterior and Interior
Toyota has paired itself with German automaker BMW in order to form a new undercarriage for their latest 2017 Toyota Supra. So you can certainly expert a certain level of German finesse in this car from Toyota. Its exterior will represent the FT 1 Concept design, along with an aggressive front fascia, as well as a sporty and sharp rear end. Its body shape will be molded and trimmed for a more sophisticated look, as well as help out with the aerodynamic stability of the car.
New LED head lights will be added as well, along with rear spoilers. Very little is known about the interior details of this car but various sources indicate that a new dashboard configuration will be designed, in order to cope up with the trimmed look of this car. More details will be available as soon as this model finishes production.
2017 Toyota Supra: Release Date, Price, Competitors
Toyota is very secretive about its cars. So it is quite natural that the Japanese automobile company has not released any info pertaining to the pricing attributes of 2017 Toyota Supra. However, various sources indicate that its MSRP is going to be something around $ 45 000, while it might take a fair bit of time to come out in international markets. Even though Toyota confirmed to release this car by late 2016, but it seems that it will take at least May 2017 for international release.
The market for sports cars is very competitive and crowded at the same time. Some rivals of 2017 Toyota Supra are:
- Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.
- Nissan 350Z Roadster.