All-New Toyota GR Supra has officially launched by Top automotive manufacturer Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) in the country its flagship sports car. The new model was unveiled in a launch event in Makati City. Attended by TMP’s premium customers and prospective clients, Toyota dealer management, and guests from the media.
The All-New Toyota GR Supra, is known as the A90 or Mk V. It is the first-ever Toyota Supra to be available in the Philippines.
“Bringing the legendary Supra here is something we have always wanted to do, and we are positive that there are countless Toyota fans out there who share the same enthusiasm,” said TMP First Vice President Ms. Cristina Arevalo. “The Supra, above and beyond, embodies Toyota’s pledge of making ever-better cars.”
FORGED BY THE WORLD
The legendary Supra makes a comeback and takes the motoring world by storm upon its international debut in Detroit, USA. Now on its fifth generation, the new Supra is the first global Toyota Gazoo Racing model. All units are assembled at the Magna Steyr plant in Graz, Austria. Toyota Gazoo Racing, or GR, is Toyota’s performance development arm which aims to produce ever-better cars through motorsports. The GR Supra is the culmination of Toyota’s racing expertise.
The All-New Toyota GR Supra is now on Philippine soil and ready to be tested at the country’s very own racetracks.
The Supra was driven on a wide range of roads from snow-covered paths in Northern Europe, the Autobahn in Germany, highways in the United States, to winding routes in Japan. The result is careful tuning that emulates the racing spirit, allowing its drivers to experience the joy of driving.
IN PURSUIT OF PERFORMANCE
The Philippine variant of the All-New Toyota GR Supra is powered by a twin-scroll turbocharged, in-line six-cylinder engine that produces a maximum output of 335 hp and 500 Nm of torque. The GR Supra is a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive coupe that comes exclusively in 3.0L displacement and 8-speed automatic transmission.
In achieving optimum cornering performance, both chassis and body frame are masterfully crafted to enjoy a 50:50 front-rear weight distribution. Including a wheelbase-to-tread ratio of 1.55*1—one of the smallest among mass production sports cars—contributing to its excellent turning and responsiveness.
The All-New Toyota GR Supra is armed with Adaptive Variable Suspension and the front wheels are equipped with double-joint type MacPherson Strut. The rear wheels come with Multi-Link suspension. The Supra features a Limited Slip Differential and ventilated disc brakes. Its high body rigidity, low center of gravity, and aerodynamics all combine to give the driver ultimate driving speed and precision.
Toyota Motor Corporation President Mr. Akio recently driven The All-New Toyota GR Supra in the world-renowned 24-hour endurance challenge at Nürburgring.
THE LOOK OF A LEGEND
The model inherits key styling features from both the Supra A80 (1993) and the Toyota 2000 GT (1967). The All-New Toyota GR Supra is the modern evolution of its rich Japanese lineage. Double-bubble roof and expressive curves in the sheet metal are the two elements that exceed mere aesthetic but also contribute to its racing potential by reducing lift and drag.
All-New Toyota GR Supra has an athletic stance that evokes a dynamic look referred to by Toyota engineers as the “Condensed Extreme”.
The All-New Toyota GR Supra has a distinct illumination setup. The front features six-lens LED headlamps that integrate daytime running lights and turn signals. The rear lamps combine turn, tail, and stop into one stylish main ring. The dot-type LED backup lamps are located in the center of the lower bumper. Including A Follow-Me-Home lighting feature.
PURE DRIVING BLISS
The All-New Toyota GR Supra is to provide the best insulation and cruising experience for its driver.
The interior comes purely in black, with muted carbon accents for an understated luxury feel. In order to get optimum ergonomics, The Alcantara sports seats are with lumbar support and 8-way power memory adjust. The 3-spoke leather steering wheel has both manual tilt and telescopic adjust in order to get optimum ergonomics.
The All-New Toyota GR Supra has a narrow-sectioned dashboard that offers expansive forward visibility. The vehicle intuitively assists its driver in focusing on the road through an advanced Heads Up Display (HUD) plus responsive Paddle Shifters, complemented by 8.8-inch TFT-LCD Multi Information Display gauge.
A fresh approach on the center console has been adapted to fully envelop the driver with its new asymmetrical design. While maintaining roominess for the passenger they added a padded pillar to cushion the right leg,
Some of the features are a dual-zone, push-type air conditioning and stay entertained with an 8.8-inch TFT LCD touchscreen display with Bluetooth and USB connectivity that synergizes with its 12-speaker, High-Fidelity surround sound system powered by JBL.
For Toyota, safety is always a priority. The All-New Toyota GR Supra has seven (7) SRS airbags, 3-point Pre-tensioner and Force Limiter seatbelts. Traction Control, Vehicle Stability Control, and an Anti-Lock Brake System.
PRIDE OF OWNERSHIP
Toyota Motor Philippines has certified sixteen (16) GR Performance dealerships nationwide. TMP made sure that its dealers are ready to provide aftersales care and service to its valued customers who will be purchasing the model.
All of the 16 dealerships listed below have the capacity to fully service the Supra in the long-run:
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The All-New Toyota GR Supra 3.0L starts at PHP 4,990,000. It comes in eight (8) striking colors: Prominence Red, Lightning Yellow, Deep Blue Metallic, White Metallic, Silver Metallic, Ice Gray Metallic, Black Metallic, and Matte Storm Gray.
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|Lightning Yellow Deep Blue Metallic White Metallic Silver Metallic
Ice Gray Metallic Black Metallic
|Matte Storm Gray Metallic||5,090,000|
Contact any of the sixteen (16) GR Performance dealerships to place your orders. Know more about the automotive icon a half-century in the making.