Toyota Sports Model Presented in Essen

December 17, 2012 at 09:40

At the Essen Motor Show the sport studio Toyota Motorsport GmbH has presented their own new “charged” model of Toyota TMG Sport 650 (TS-650). Though new model has in its name the abbreviation TS, which is usually given to the models, that took part in the 24 hours race of Le Mans, it is still designed for public roads.

Toyota TMG Sport 650

Toyota TMG Sport 650 Photo

Novelty is based on the model Lexus LS. It received a carboxylic roof, broad wings, aerodynamic carbon fiber parts, 20-inch alloy wheels from BBS, which are shod in Michelin Pilot Sport tires, and carbon-ceramic brakes from Brembo.

Toyota TMG Sport 650

Toyota TMG Sport 650 Pic

New “charged” TS-650 sports car is equipped with a 5-liter power unit with the total number of 8 cylinders placed in the V-shape. This great and very powerful core was borrowed from a model of Lexus IS-F. By the decision of main engineers of the Toyota Motorsport division the engine was equipped with two turbines, which led to an increase in power output of the new model to up to 641 horsepower. This engine works together with the eight-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to such a great and super powerful couple the sports car accelerates to the first hundred in just 4 seconds, with has a top speed of 322 km / h.

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