Toyota GR Supra Overview
The highly anticipated Toyota GR Supra is now available via official channel through UMW Toyota Motor in Malaysia with a minor refresh for the 2021 model year. Codename the A90, Toyota’s new performance sport coupé was first teased to the public as the FT-1 concept back in 2014 and it has been 21 years in the making since the iconic Supra nameplate last grace the road with the A80 Toyota Supra in 1993.
Toyota through its racing arm the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing, has partnered up with BMW to develop the now fifth generation Toyota GR Supra. Underneath the expressive exterior, the Toyota GR Supra shares the same platform, engine, mechanical parts and a good majority of its interior with the latest BMW Z4. And unlike the previous generations Japanese thoroughbred, the new Toyota GR Supra will be assembled alongside the G29 BMW Z4 in Graz, Austria.
The 2021 model is priced starting from RM611,880 (OTR without insurance) or RM589,987 with SST exemption. It is easily the most expensive Toyota on sale in Malaysia today. It goes head-to-head with its German clone the BMW Z4 and other rivals including the likes of Jaguar F-Type, BMW M2, Porsche 718 Cayman.