Report: Toyota’s new chairman to be is also pushing for a Supra-like successor

Toyota Motor Corp. is reportedly getting a bit of a corporate overhaul as a new chairman will be stepping in. But the better part of this news is that the new leader to-be is in favor of a new Supra-like successor—most notably one we’ve been hearing rumors about as of recent.

Toyota’s Takeshi Uchiyamada has reportedly been expressing his dire interest to do a sports car, one that is similar to the GT 86, but doesn’t overlap that model’s success. As of now, Toyota and BMW are currently under negotiations.

Either way, we’re absolutely sure that this isn’t the last we’ve heard about this topic. But it’s definitely comforting to know that Toyota may for once be getting its sporty chutzpah back. And considering the cult status that the Toyota Supra has, especially amongst the younger generations—factoring their success with the GT 86—it would almost be foolish of them to not proceed with this idea.

– By: Chris Chin

Source: AutomotiveNews


Tags: , , , ,




PAIR 96-02 Oak Toyota 4Runner 4 Runner Headrest Rear Seat 2nd Row Head Rests Tan picture
PAIR 96-02 Oak Toyota 4Runner 4 Runner Headrest Rear Seat 2nd Row Head Rests Tan
2005 Buick Rendezvous Power Seat Program Switch 1 2 Driver Side picture
2005 Buick Rendezvous Power Seat Program Switch 1 2 Driver Side
Cadillac Logo Black Seat Cover Armour Towel Removable Over Clothe Headrest Car picture
Cadillac Logo Black Seat Cover Armour Towel Removable Over Clothe Headrest Car
00-03 Mercedes ML320 ML 320 Left Right LH RH Front Headrest Head Rest Leather picture
00-03 Mercedes ML320 ML 320 Left Right LH RH Front Headrest Head Rest Leather
 SDG Complete Seat, Tall,, M229  picture
SDG Complete Seat, Tall,, M229


Subscribe & Connect

Connect with us on any of our social profiles below.

Subscribe to our e-mail newsletter to receive updates.

  • cad4life

    why not just use the is couple or a 2 door gs platform, they need bmw what does this say about Toyota, ?