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Nov 21, 10:27pm - #332516 
2oo6 supra

so toyota is actually releasing supra, but do you think they will have it in the US?

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Nov 21, 10:34pm - #332517 
Do you have a link to where you read it? Anyhoo, hope so, it would be great for Toyota's geriatric image.

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Nov 21, 10:34pm - #332518 
btw this is a sample article, basically this is wut its all about.
http://www.autothing.com/funthings/SpyShots/funthings-spyshot2005ToyotaSupra.htm

i read the article on magazine called CAR, its a british one or a euro one.
wut basically the magazine was saying that the car wheelbase was from the 2005 lexus gs, its gonna be 330bhp, v6, and toyota is trying to make the car as light as they can with aluminum and carbon fiber. as of now, they tested the car and the engineers at toyota werent too happy with it. the design of the car is still not finalized, and the car is suppose to debut to an auto show autumn 2005. the car will be ready for production at 2006. believe it or not, they had a spy picture of it being test driven on a track, but unfortunately the car is covered with leather (its like these bumper covers) to hide its identity

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Nov 21, 10:35pm - #332519 
and the real pic on the magazine kinda was similar to the pic on the site. at least it looked like it

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Nov 21, 10:38pm - #332520 
I don't know why, but I just don't see it happening. Those pics on the site were all concept drawings. The fact they tagged 2006 doesn't mean anything. It could mean the 2006 concept of the supra. I hope to hell it's true though.


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Nov 21, 10:40pm - #332521 
believe it or not.
if you wanna make sure, get a copy of CAR magazine.

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Nov 21, 10:41pm - #332522 
this is the magazine, and this is the issue.
http://www.carmagazine.co.uk/nav?page=car.magazine

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Nov 21, 10:43pm - #332523 
I fully believe Toyota is currently planning to produce an 06 Supra. However, I know how badly Toyota has screwed up EVERYTHING since the last Supra went out of production. I'm not holding my breath.

Plus, a target price would be nice to know. If it's 330 HP and $45k, who cares?


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Nov 21, 10:45pm - #332524 
there was no talk about the price in the article. the concept kinda looked like the red concept on that site i posted above, not the black ones. the headlights resembled kinda like the celicas.

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Nov 21, 11:01pm - #332525 
damn that thing is ugly as hell

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Nov 22, 12:40am - #332526 
Originally Posted by Style
damn that thing is ugly as hell


Agreed. I hope it doesn't come out looking like that!

Closer to the pic of the older blue one below would be cool. (If it came something like that stock, I mean.)

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Nov 22, 12:42am - #332527 
It damn well better look more like the last Supra than that spaceship.


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Nov 22, 12:44am - #332528 
another one of these threads?? lol this is ancient stuff


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Nov 22, 12:44am - #332529 
Or, if it does look all crazy, it's gonna have to push more than 350 horsies outta the box! thumbsup


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Nov 22, 1:30am - #332530 
Thats not what the Supra is going to look like. but yes the US is going to get the new Supra. I think that is an old Concept drawing.


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Nov 22, 1:34am - #332531 
Since the Supra departed the market about 10 years ago, Toyota has been without a high-performance sports car. That's about to change. At the auto show held in Geneva earlier this year, Toyota unveiled the Volta concept car. The Volta was created by famed Italian auto designer Giugiaro and it could serve as the Supra's replacement as early as 2007. The concept car features a carbon-fiber body and chassis, making it extremely light--under 2900 pounds. The sports car also uses a 6-cylinder version of Toyota's Hybrid Synergy Drive that makes more than 400 hp. And engineers were able to make the floor flat, so there's room for three seats. With its light weight and impressive power, the Volta should be able to give Porsche and Ferrari a run for their money. With the hybrid drivetrain, the Volta should have fuel economy numbers to rival an average 4-cylinder sedan and get about 400 miles on a tank of fuel--a rarity in this class.

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Nov 22, 1:34am - #332532 
Sneak peek

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Nov 22, 1:45am - #332533 
well there goes any hope of it being any where near affordable thumbsdown

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Nov 22, 1:50am - #332534 
Originally Posted by FastCelicaGT22
Sneak peek
i read briefly on that one...heard it's a v10!...not for me


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Nov 22, 1:53am - #332535 
Holy crap. We talk about the supra, and every rumor and concept gets throw in. FUN!


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Nov 22, 10:34am - #332536 
a dealer told me it would come out JAN.

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Nov 22, 10:38am - #332537 
Originally Posted by FastCelicaGT22

Sneak peek


thats exactly the pic i saw.
it doesnt look too bad of a concept wutevers under there

btw the concept volta and that concept being test driven ARENT the same, you can simply notice that.

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Nov 22, 10:52am - #332538 
Toyota's Sports Hybrid = New Supra...I'll pass

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Nov 22, 11:14am - #332539 
^^And...no. Wrong. Sports Hybrid is not the Supra, which is not the F-1 based supercar.


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Nov 22, 11:25am - #332540 
toyota will be making a new sports car
but there is no word on when or what it will be, so everything you hear are rumors that are false.


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Nov 22, 1:48pm - #332541 
i like the old ones better

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Nov 22, 6:04pm - #332542 
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Nov 22, 9:56pm - #332543 
sucks if it was same body as the old one id take it because thats new ugly lookin thing man its ugly old ones are the best

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Nov 22, 10:05pm - #332544 
i heard that the Supra will be badged under the Lexus name. it makes sense, since its soo expensive. spineyes


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Nov 22, 10:06pm - #332545 
It's not gonna be a TT thumbsdown, but they wanna aim for $30K thumbsup
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Toyota wisely will avoid expensive and complex twin-turbo engines for the new Supra, which should allow for asking prices in the $30,000 range.

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Nov 22, 10:08pm - #332546 
Originally Posted by Zero
i heard that the Supra will be badged under the Lexus name. it makes sense, since its soo expensive. spineyes


I get the feeling that you're right. Similar to the NSX's case. Acura in the States, Honda everywhere else.


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Nov 22, 10:09pm - #332547 
ugly thumbsdown

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Nov 23, 8:01am - #332548 
supra is suppose to compete with the 350z they say in the article.
so it should be around its price range also, or maybe a little more since the supra is a little faster. no turbo, no hybrid, nothing like that.

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Nov 23, 9:31am - #332549 
Originally Posted by FastCelicaGT22

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i don't like it... the front kinda reminds me of a sunfire... of course it's only a concept so hopefully it'll get better...


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