When the Mk4 Toyota Supra nicknamed “Orange Man Poor” broke the six-2nd quarter-mile go final yr, it turned the world’s quickest drag vehicle with an H-sample manual transmission. That operate recorded a 6.9-2nd quarter-mile at 194.seventy seven miles for each hour (313.45 kilometers for each hour). And that’s even though sustaining its declare as the swiftest at a previous operate with 215.37 mph (346.sixty km/h) at the line.
Effectively, we’ve received good and lousy information for you if you’ve been following this develop. Sad to say, somebody currently broke a person of all those two information. The good information is, it is the identical Toyota Supra that recorded the quickest and swiftest operate, brought to us by the identical crew at Grannas Racing.
That Racing Channel, the identical individuals who featured the Toyota MR2 with 1,two hundred Honda horsepower, featured the file-breaking operate on YouTube. The new file for the quarter-mile operate is six.eighty four seconds at 213.seventy seven mph (344.03 km/h), carried out at the Hail Mary derby in Maryland.
If you’re thinking that this Supra has a V8 engine less than its hood, you’d be mistaken. It is really essentially run by a 2JZ, albeit intensely modified. The well-known engine is a billet block from Australia, linked to a Promod 102mm turbocharger that pushes seventy five PSI. And indeed, a minor little bit of nitrous provides potency into the develop, generating a utmost output of two,one hundred horsepower (1,565 kilowatts) sent to the rear wheels. It can also rev up to an ear-busting ten,800 rpm.
Joel Grannas, the operator of the crew driving this file-breaking Supra, points out the details of the develop in the movie previously mentioned. He also stated the inescapable – the crew will attempt to go further into the six-2nd go, perhaps inside the six.70 mark.
Indeed, we’ll insert that to our listing of factors we’ll be retaining an eye out for.