The Toyota GR Supra has been criticized for its lack of efficiency in comparison with its phase rivals. Because it makes use of a three.Zero-liter 6-cylinder from the BMW Z4, might we see a Supra with a BMW M3 engine sooner or later?
The BMW M boss, Markus Flasch, definitely thinks so. He mentioned Toyota Supra with M3 engine is feasible, however unlikely. Toyota has additionally made no claims on this regard.
The engine in query is the brand new S58 unit developed for an influence higher than 500 hp. It is going to be supplied on the next-generation M3 and M4 Coupe. Studies recommend that the longer term M2 might additionally use the identical engine. Nonetheless, if this engine manages to be a part of the Supra, it will be the primary time that an M engine could be offered as a buyer unit because the McLaren F1's V12.
The GR Supra is at the moment out there with a three.Zero-liter turbocharged 6-cylinder engine creating 335 hp and 365 lb-ft. Nonetheless, dynamic assessments revealed that the engine truly produced 339 horsepower and 465 lb-ft of torque on the wheels.
Talking of engine exchanges, Daigo Saito has already traded the BMW engine for previous 2JZ engine in his Supra drift automotive, similar to HKS.