The new Toyota Supra could assemble a system plug-in hybrid 450 HP

Toyota FT-1 Concept

Toyota FT-1 Concept

it Is well known that the japanese brand prepares for the arrival of a new Toyota Supra, a new interpretation of the famous sports that would expected in 2018. Since several months ago, have not stopped getting reports on this new model, some information that tried to descifras some sections such as the design or the one that has to do with its mechanics. To this last is that they point to the rumors coming to us this warm summer morning, ensuring that the next Toyota Supra will be a plug-in hybrid 450 BHP.

The next Toyota Supra will have a lot to do with BMW. The German manufacturer is the one who is working in the chassis of the new japanese sports. Apparently, the company of the blades keeps the prototype of the Above locked up under lock and key in their facilities, not letting him see or own the japanese firm. And is that the same chassis will be shared with the new BMW Z5, a model is also very expected that does nothing but add importance to this fact that you count.

Toyota FT-1 Concept

Toyota FT-1 Concept

But let’s go to the important thing, the raison d’être of this article, the engine that will occupy the bowels of the new Toyota Supra, a system plug-in hybrid. Although in a first moment, had already pointed to a mechanism of these characteristics, although he later rejected this information and put in place a six-cylinder engine source BMW with 350 HP. Now back to the idea of this technology, and comes back with a power even more attractive, nothing less than 450 horse power.

we Still have to wait, particularly until 2018 if the jobs leave as well as it should. With luck we will see it in concept form in 2017, at which time we will be able to go considering the final aesthetic. Everything points to that it is inspired by the Toyota FT-1 but like the engine, there is nothing confirmed at the moment.

Source – Autoexpress

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