Toyota Gazoo Racing launches New Toyota GR Super Sport Concept at Tokyo Auto Salon 2018. Toyota’s Motorsport division has succeeded in creating a new concept car that adapts TS050 Hybrid technology. Toyota TS050 Hybrid it is a race car that follows WEC competition.
New Toyota GR Super Sport Concept features a twin-turbocharged 2.4-liter V6 engine combined with the Toyota Hybrid System. The combination is able to provide an output of 986 HP like a racing car in general. When viewed from the engine and its appearance, this concept car is considered very feasible to follow the World Endurance Championship (WEC) competition. The exterior of the New Toyota GR Super Sport Concept has no headlamps, traditional doors and window design in general, which makes this concept car can be used on urban streets.
The display side is also supported by various aerodynamic accents on each side of the car that makes it more feasible to follow the racing competition. There is a fin on the back and a large rear wing makes this concept car is perfect for following the WEC.
But Gazoo Racing has no plans to produce New Toyota GR Super Sport Concept. They are even busy with a new sports car development project that will be relied on future racing agenda. “We are developing one of the new sports car to be able to follow some world racing competition,” said Shigeki Tomoyama, President of Gazoo Racing.