Toyota will debut with the Supra on the Detroit Auto Present, and Lexus can be giving us a deal with. The Lexus RC F Observe Version 2020 may even enter the present in January.
Regardless of what its title suggests, the RC F Observe Version is a car particularly designed for this objective, and never a set of equipment. In line with Robert Carter, government vp of gross sales of Toyota Motor North America, he’ll be a part of the vary in "very very restricted manufacturing".
"Excluding LFA, it's the quickest, strongest car we've ever constructed," Carter advised reporters at an occasion in LFA. Detroit. Thus, whereas the mannequin ought to be much less highly effective than the LFA, which supplies 562 horses with the Nurburgring package deal, plainly the latter will nonetheless be very highly effective. A teaser picture of the automobile exhibits a mushy rear wing with carbon fiber finish plates, which appear to someway put on the F emblem. It's a neat contact that’s most likely the consequence Toyota's massive funding in carbon fiber manufacturing.
The usual RC F is already highly effective, creating 467 hp with its naturally aspirated 5.zero liter V-Eight engine. It's additionally quick. we examined a 2015 RC F as much as 60 mph in four.three seconds. Prior to now, we praised the dealing with and energy of the automobile, however we imagine that its weight in working order retains it.
Carter spoke of "one other shock" for the Detroit auto present along with the RC F Observe Version. We don’t actually know what it could possibly be at this level, however we expect we can have a greater concept nearer to the revealing of the Observe Version of January 14th.
Frank Markus contributed to this report.