|Toyota GR Supra Racing Concept '18|
|Appears in||Gran Turismo Sport (Update)|
|Max Power||591 BHP|
|Weight||1,243 kilograms (2,740 lb)|
|Power/Weight Ratio||2.1 kg (4.6 lb) per horsepower|
The Toyota GR Supra Racing Concept '18 is a concept race car created by Toyota for the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. It first appears in Gran Turismo Sport, where it was introduced as part of Update 1.18.
The GR Supra Racing Concept, revealed at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show, is a concept model of the Supra, a sportscar that was manufactured by Toyota up until 2002. In this concept, the model was brought back for the first time in 16 years as a race car.
The car was developed by Toyota Gazoo Racing, the division of Toyota that handles their motorsports activities and the 'GR' (Gazoo Racing) sports car series.
This concept with its traditional long nose/short deck form is a front engine, rear wheel drive 2 door coupe. The compact body utilises light weight, high strength carbon composite materials used in front line racing. The large blister fenders and rear wing, as well as the rear diffuser were developed to provide superior aerodynamic and driving performance.
The suspension, wheels, tyres, and brakes utilise pure race spec hardware. The interior contains a dashboard with a rear view monitor, racing seats, steering wheel with paddle shifters, and the column, pedals, roll cage, etc. are also all racing spec.
The Supra was loved by fans all over the world for a quarter of a century as 'The Sports of Toyota', and left a solid footprint in motorsports. Even today, many fans still eagerly await the Supra's return as a roadcar.
This car can be purchased in the Toyota section of Brand Central for 450,000 Credits. It can also be obtained by signing a Manufacturer's Series contract with Toyota, which is valid for one Manufacturer's Series season and allows the car to be used in Manufacturer's Series races.
- The car is stated to be built to LM GTE regulations; this is supported by position lights on the side of the car.
- This was the Manufacturers' Cup-winning car of the 2019 season of the FIA-Certified Gran Turismo Championships.