Japanese car maker Toyota is responsible for creating one of the best sports cars in the history, the famous Supra. After long period of rumors about new 2018 Toyota Supra Hybrid, it is now officially confirmed. This car will be made together with BMW. Production will take place in the same factory, where future BMW Z5 is being built, in Austria.
Both new Z and Supra will have the same platform, as well as safety systems, brakes and running gear. Speaking of 2018 Supra design, it will be based on FT-HS and FT-1 concepts. Up front, we can see very similar design like one found on FT-1 concept. On the other hand, at the back it resembles FT-HS concept. Interior design of future 2018 Toyota Supra Hybrid is still a mystery. All spy shots that were taken so far, are showing only high camouflaged cabin. Speculations and rumors are indicating that it could inherit some design cues from other Toyota cars. But also, it would not be a total surprise if at the end we see an entirely new design. No matter what, we expect 2018 Supra to be very comfortable and luxurious.
2018 Toyota Supra Hybrid engine performance and specs
Everything is still very mysterious about 2018 Supra engine. Everyone in the automotive world were expecting to see in-line 4 or in-line 6 engines from BMW. But now it looks like at the end it will get twin-turbocharged V6 engine. Power will be transmitted to the rear wheels through automatic transmission. This engine should develop at least 400 horsepower and more than 400 lb-ft of torque. There are no information about Supra fuel economy specs so far.
2018 Toyota Supra Hybrid release date and price review
2018 Supra release date is expected by the end of 2018. Pricing is still unavailable at the moment, but it could start somewhere around $55,000.