Harrison Burton, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Supra (20); Brandon Jones, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Supra Toyota (19); and Noah Gragson, JR Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro (9) during the 39th-annual NASCAR Racing Experience 300 on February 15, 2020, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida
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What Toyota Model Is Used in NASCAR?

At one time, NASCAR was one of the most popular fan sports in the United States. Although in recent years it has experienced a decline due to economic factors, many notable automakers have participated since its inception. Nowadays, only three major automakers participate in NASCAR races: Chevrolet, Ford, and Toyota. Most consumers know Toyota SUVs …

A bright-blue 2021 Toyota GR Supra A91 Edition is parked on a racetrack
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What Is a Halo Car?

Now and then, automakers roll out a vehicle that doesn’t match what they typically make. Is it by accident, or did they feel like doing something different? Actually, neither of those is true. Manufacturers build what’s called a halo car for, believe it or not, advertising purposes. For instance, the Supra is considered Toyota’s halo …

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Watch the Toyota GR Supra Drift Racing With the Pros

Not all people care to watch video reels of cars drifting around the track. For those who do, this clip of the Toyota GR Supra drift racing is pretty awesome. Especially for those out there that love Toyota and appreciate the design and engineering that this Japanese carmaker flows into each vehicle. In the video …

An image of a Toyota Supra driving down the street.
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Recall Alert: Your 2020 Toyota Supra Could Catch Fire

As depreciation takes its toll, the Toyota Supra is slowly becoming a very enticing used sports car. However, a new recall issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration covers faulty welds in the Supra and its sibling, the BMW Z4. According to Motor1, the fault centers around the fuel tank and its welds. The …

Toyota GR Supra sports car on display at Brussels Expo on January 8, 2020, in Brussels, Belgium.
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The 2020 Toyota Supra 3.0 Is Just Unbearably Cool

The 2020 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 is attempting to achieve what many Toyotas have failed to accomplish: look cool in the eyes of consumers everywhere. Toyota is a giant in the car industry, but even the company might admit automobiles are often more about function than form. But with its halo car, the Supra, Toyota is trying …

A gray 2020 Toyota Supra on the track.
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2020 Toyota Supra: The Long-Term Quality Results May Surprise You

Reviews for the 2020 Toyota Supra are mixed, to say the least. Toyota launched the Supra as an all-new model for 2020. Some critics appreciate practically and energy. However, others can’t get over its lack of powertrain options. But in terms of predicted reliability, the Supra just might wow you. Toyota Supra reliability  The 2020 Toyota Supra did pretty …

Toyota GR Supra sports car on display at Brussels Expo
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Is the 2021 Toyota Supra GR 2.0 Efficient Enough to Matter?

Practicality is not typically associated with the decision-making process when buying a sports car. As technology has ramped up in car production, we have have been able to introduce a smidge of practicality into our sports car checklist. In recent years there has been a solid roster of smaller displacement, fuel-friendly sports cars, like the …

A yellow 2021 Toyota Supra 2.0 parked on a racetrack
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The EPA Says the 2021 Toyota Supra 2.0 Is Barely More Efficient Than the Six-Cylinder Model

Whether you prefer the six-cylinder or the four-cylinder Supra, Toyota’s sports car is a worthy performance contender. However, the 2021 model’s power bump comes with an efficiency penalty. Until now, the 2021 Toyota Supra 2.0’s official EPA fuel economy figures were unknown. But they’ve finally been released, and they’re not quite as good as you …

A blue Lexus SC300 coupe at the waterfront
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The Lexus SC300 Was a More Luxurious Mk4 Toyota Supra

Although its vehicles, even the off-road-capable LX SUV, are best-known for luxury, Lexus does have a performance side. And it’s been on display even before the LFA supercar. The early Lexus IS300 sedan combined better-than-BMW reliability with the 2JZ engine from the Mk4 Toyota Supra. But it wasn’t the only contemporary Lexus with that engine. …

A red 2021 RAV4 Prime on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
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The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Is Shockingly Quicker Than the Supra

The compact SUV segment might be the hottest vehicle category presently. The United States features over a dozen competent models contending for consumers’ attention. Among them, the all-new 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime has quickly moved up the ranks. Along with plug-in hybrid technology, the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime offers a long list of advanced features—many …

The interior of a 2020 GR Supra GR
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Can the 2020 Toyota GR Supra Be a Daily Driver?

The 2020 Toyota GR Supra is the new kid on the block for the luxury sport coupe market. It starts off the 5th generation of the Supra and it’s been long anticipated. Now that it’s out, it’s receiving some mixed reviews.  MotorTrend got their long-term test vehicle and wrote up their take on how much …

Black 2002 Lexus IS300 sedan
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The Original Lexus IS300: A Supra-Engined Reliable BMW

With the launch of the LS400, Lexus showed how serious Toyota was about competing with the luxury German brands. But it wasn’t enough just to rival them in comfort and reliability. The Japanese carmaker wanted something to rival BMW’s famed 3-Series. The result was the first-gen Lexus IS300, a sports sedan with the heart of …

A black 1994 Toyota Supra that features the sporty design and agressive rear spoiler drivers fell in love with.
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Roadside Billboard Depicts Near 30-Year-Old Toyota Supra

Roadside billboards are a big deal. It is a marketing person’s dream to put their company’s advertisement up on a billboard above a high-traffic highway corridor. It is, therefore, unusual to see a billboard in such a place that has a stale message. However, one billboard in San Fransisco, off of US 101, has a Toyota Supra advertisement on …

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Why is the Toyota Supra Banned in the U.S.?

The 2020 Toyota Supra might technically be one of the most popular sports car models of the year. Even so, lots of people are still questioning the legality of this sports car in America. To be fair, the Supra has somewhat of a checkered past so we can understand that there is some confusion. If …

2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro refresh parked in desert
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The Toyota Supra and Tacoma Are Both Surprisingly Unreliable

Toyota‘s reliability is no secret. It’s one reason Toyotas hold their value better than almost any other brand out there. Consumer Reports gives high marks across the board for nearly every vehicle in Toyota’s lineup. But the Toyota Tacoma tied with two other Toyotas for the least reliable. These Toyota reliability scores aren’t as low …

A blue 2021 Toyota Supra 3.0 on a runway
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How Much Power Does the Updated 2021 Toyota Supra Really Make?

Although it’s been positively reviewed, the Toyota Supra has also been criticized by fans of the original. Mostly, the critiques have stemmed from its BMW origins. Not to mention the loss of a manual transmission option. And while the Supra handles well, some of its rivals, like the Porsche Cayman and Ford Mustang, are sharper, …

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Is the 2021 Toyota Supra 2.0T Utter Blasphemy?

Do you remember the last election when a lot of people didn’t want to accept Donald Trump as the President, yet they still had to anyway? That’s pretty much what happened when the 2020 Toyota Supra was unveiled. It’s shared BMW underpinnings were rejected by car enthusiasts as they felt that Toyota had let them …

Toyota shows off their 2020 GR Supra sports car at the Chicago Auto Show
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The Toyota Supra Crushed Consumer Reports Road Test

The Toyota Supra was a performance car in production for nearly 30 years before being pulled from the lineup in 2002. Nearly two decades later, Toyota announced they would be bringing back the fan-favorite. Skeptics, however, were quick to question whether Toyota could deliver a Supra that could keep up with the performance cars in …

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Toyota Supra vs BMW M2 vs Porsche Cayman

The Toyota Supra has been in the news recently with reports like this one on MotorBiscuit alleging that a $55,000 model was sold for almost twice that price. How does it compare against the BMW M2 and the Porsche Cayman, both of which are about $10,000 more expensive than the Toyota Supra? AMCI Testing is a …

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You Can Get a 2020 Toyota Supra With a Manual Transmission After All

Maybe Toyota got it right with the 2020 Supra. Don’t offer a manual transmission and they’ll be writing about it for years, which is publicity. Even if it’s not good publicity.  The Supra seems like the best performance model Toyota has offered in years. One of the most natural options one can imagine would be …

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More Powerful Toyota Supras Are Coming

The Toyota Supra has a heritage of being a true sports car, and the new 2020 version is no exception. What’s different is that its development was not exclusively Toyota’s but a tandem effort with BMW. The BMW Z4 is the basis for the Supra, and vice-versa. Each has their own power plant and bits, …

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Tuned Toyota Supra Already Makes 420 HP

Litchfield Motors in Tewkesbury, UK, is a large British tuner that massages all things fast from Porsches to Ferraris; and those fast Nissan GT-R racers. They’ve been around over 20 years, and are known as one of the premier tuner shops in Europe. They recently snagged a 2020 Toyota Supra to breathe some extra smack …

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How the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Compares to the Toyota Supra

Following its recent long-awaited unveiling, the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray continues to generate both excitement and speculation. Much of the fanfare is due to Chevy introducing a mid-engine model, breaking a 67-year tradition of front-engine design for the iconic sports car. ‘Vette enthusiasts are also talking about its sales tag. At just under $60,000, the …