Gazoo Racing's latest dazzles at the Tokyo Auto Salon, and it appears destined for the streets.
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Based on its TS050 WEC hybrid racer, Toyota may actually build a supercar for the streets that looks a lot like this.
Toyota is serious about transferring its motorsport technology to its road cars. Today the automaker unveiled a concept that embodies this philosophy: the GR Super Sport. Jeep is working on a new generation of the Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer to take on supersized luxury SUVs like the Cadillac Escalade, Lincoln Navigator and Mercedes-Benz GLS...
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Toyota on Friday presented a supercar concept with a design influenced by the hugely successful TS050 Hybrid Le Mans prototype that competes in the World Endurance Championship. The concept, called the GR Super Sport, was shown for the first time at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon tuning fest, where Toyota also presented its latest performance offerings...
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If there were ever a car that embodies Toyota boss Akio Toyoda’s passion for sports cars, this is surely it. Say hello to the GR Super Sports Concept, a powerhouse hypercar developed by Toyota’s motorsport arm Gazoo Racing (hence the ‘GR’ in its name). Looking every bit the Le Mans 24 Hour entrant, the GR […]
Toyota's motorsport arm, Gazoo Racing, which is tipped to become a performance brand in its own right, has shown a Super Sport Concept at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon. Very few details have been released at this point, but the power ofShow More Summary
Toyota Gazoo Racing will use the Tokyo Auto Salon to launch the GR Super Sport Concept. The concept has been inspired by the World Endurance Championship efforts of Toyota Gazoo Racing, which suggests a hybrid powertrain and aggressive aerodynamics will both feature. It’s designed, according to the company, to prove how “technological feedback acquired through […]
Toyota is out to demonstrate the technology transfer possibilities between its motorsport and production divisions with a supercar concept. Called the GR Super Sport, the new concept will make its debut in January at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon tuning fest. The first photos of Nissan’s new body-on-frame SUV, the Terra, have hit the web. Though...
It was inspired by Gazoo Racing's WRC cars. Continue reading Toyota Gazoo Racing to reveal GR Super Sport Concept in Tokyo Toyota Gazoo Racing to reveal GR Super Sport Concept in Tokyo originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:07:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments