Toyota Is Planning on Releasing a 980-HP, Street-Legal Supercar
Sucks to be your Camry
Mercedes has one.
Aston Martin has one.
And now it seems Toyota, of all marques, will soon have an FI-inspired road car of its very own.
Designed using the expertise Toyota has accumulated while participating in FIA World Endurance Championship, the hybrid GR Super
A project of Toyota’s in-house Gazoo Racing division, the GR Super
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“Rather than developing production cars into sports cars, we aim to work out how to incorporate the know-how developed through races and rallies into production cars amid various restrictions,” said Gazoo Racing president Shigeki Tomoyama. “Thus, this is the starting point for Toyota’s completely new challenge to develop sports cars from active race cars.”
While Tomoyama says it’ll be “some time” before customers have the opportunity to get behind the wheel of the concept, Toyota does sound serious about the car hitting the road in the future.