Completing the drivetrain will be a new seven-speed sequential automatic transmission driving the rear wheels only. The sprint to 60mph is expected to take less than five seconds, while top speed will in excess of 170mph. Despite the high performance, the new Supra should return about 30mpg. Prototypes have already been seen testing at Germany’s Nürburgring circuit and the expected launch date is in 2008.
A concept version is likely to appear at January’s Detroit Motor Show, but in the meantime you can enjoy this rendering in full by following the jump.
[Source: Auto Express]