TOYOTA GAZOO RACING TO COMMENCE SALES OF GR SUPRA GT4 RACE CAR
Toyota Gazoo Racing will begin gross sales of the GR Supra GT4 race automobile to buyer groups in March 2020. The brand new competitors mannequin will initially be provided in Europe, adopted by North America in August and Japan/Asia in October subsequent yr, strengthening the corporate’s deal with buyer motorsport1.
The GR Supra GT4 relies on the road-going GR Supra, Toyota Gazoo Racing’s first international mannequin, launched earlier this yr. It’s developed and produced by Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG).
The three-litre in-line six-cylinder engine with single twin-scroll turbocharger has been tuned to 430bhp/320kW2 and is matched to a seven-speed sports activities automated transmission with paddle shifts and a mechanical limited-slip differential. The efficiency parts embody an Akrapovič exhaust system, and first-fill lubricants are equipped by Ravenol.
The automobile’s entrance splitter and rear wing are manufactured from a pure fibre composite, contributing to an general automobile weight of 1,350kg2. Following the specification of the GR Supra highway automobile, the suspension system options entrance MacPherson struts and a multilink association on the rear. Adjustable KW efficiency dampers are used each entrance and rear.
The braking system is uprated with devoted Brembo racing callipers – six-pot on the entrance and four-pot on the rear – and the OZ five-hole 11×18-inch wheels are shod with 305/660 Pirelli tyres.
Security provisions embody a high-strength roll cage for the light-weight metal physique and an FIA-standard racing seat with six-point harness. The inside is fitted with a carbon fibre instrument panel with a show and steering wheel designed particularly for GT4 competitors.
The contact corporations for regional gross sales and buyer assist, together with spare elements and entry to engineers, are: TMG for Europe; TRD USA for North America; and Toyota Customizing and Improvement for Japan/Asia. The deliberate value of the GR Supra GT4 is €175,000, excluding any taxes, customs charges and logistics and different prices (approx. £151,000).
1 GT4 autos are bought solely to race members and will not be pushed on public roads.
2 Figures topic to alter in accordance with competitors steadiness of efficiency necessities.
GR Supra GT4 Car Gross sales and Buyer Assist Firm by Area
Car Gross sales and Buyer Assist Firm
TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH
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TRD USA INC.
TOYOTA CUSTOMIZING & DEVELOPMENT Co Ltd
TRD Enterprise Div. Division No1 Motor Sports activities Enterprise Unit
GR Supra GT4 Technical Specs
CHASSIS & BODY
Metal physique with FIA-standard high-strength roll cage
Pure fibre composite
Pure fibre composite
ATL FT3 security gasoline cell with quick refuelling system
Gas tank capability (l)
OMP Racing with six-point FIA-standard security harness
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
In-line six-cylinder with single-scroll turbocharger
Max. energy (bhp/kW)
Max. torque (Nm)
Akrapovič racing exhaust system with catalytic converter
Seven-speed automated with paddle shifts
Motorsport-specification limited-slip differential
GKN Motorsport high-torque specification
SUSPENSION, STEERING & BRAKES
KW adjustable racing dampers
Electrical, rack and pinion
390mm metal discs with six-piston Brembo racing calipers
355mm metal discs with four-piston Brembo racing calipers
OZ five-hole, 11x18in
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SYSTEMS & FEATURES
8in driver show
Rear view digicam
Tyre stress monitoring system
Suspension journey sensors
Illuminated automobile quantity
Drink feed system
Homologated endurance package deal