The HGK racing team has just revealed the Toyota Supra has been made in the past 12 months, with the whole body made of mixed carbon material.
Toyota Supra “swan duck” thanks to HGK Racing Team
The team, based in Riga – Latvia, started with a standard Mk5 Supra trwish when dismantling it and start overOverhauling it into a car that can go through a day of racing at breakneck speeds without any problems.
The first thing might make a splashAs for you, this Supra is green-yellow on the exterior of the vehicle. This is not a quirky paint job, however the bodywork is exclusively made from a mix of carbon fiber and Kevlar. – a para-aramid synthetic fiber developed in 1965, has 5 times the strength of steel but is very flexible, so it is often used in bulletproof armor
HGK expands the Toyota Supra, adding a strong and fierce part
Thanks to the combination of these two materials, HGK gives the Toyota Supra its unique color while ensuring durability and lightness. of the car. Vehicle body also dhas been overhauled with trwish and after extendedthe sides Also similarly expanded.
In addition, the front end is slightly tweaked to help the car become more aggressive while increasing aerodynamics. The rear end with diffuser and exhaust assembly has been removed to replace it with a monolithic bumper. To reduce weight more, the glass windows đhas been replaced with windows made of Lexan.
Besides that, HGK Racing Team đEquipped the car with an all-new suspension, a new cockpit, track-specific wheels + tires and powerful Wilwood brakes.
In addition to the body, the engine from BMW on the Supra also replaced it with 1,000 horsepower
As standard, the Supra’s 3.0-liter turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine can be upgraded quite easily. However, the team decided to remove this engine and replace it with Toyota’s legendary 2JZ-GTE engine with two turbochargers and a series of upgrades that make it 1,000 hp. Combined with this engine is a Samsonas sequential sports transmission.
In the US, the Toyota Supra has a starting price of 50,000 USD (~ 1.15 billion VND), is a competitor of the BMW Z4, BMW M2, Jaguar F-Type or Porsche 718 Cayman. However, this model very few people in Vietnam play, because private import after tax has an expected price of no less than 3.5 billion.