Toyota is gauging interest in putting some of the components into production.
If you're looking for something spicy at this year's SEMA Show, then check out the Toyota Supra Wasabi Concept. It wears a bold coat of green paint that evokes Japan's famously fiery food. The Toyota Genuine Accessory Team modified the car as a way to gauge consumer interest in future aftermarket offerings.
Gallery: 2020 Toyota Supra Wasabi Concept
The exterior wears a custom bodykit with a huge front splitter and large strakes at the corners. The new side sills have a matching appearance with blade-like uprights at the rear. At the back, a large, flat wing attaches to the tail, and there's revised rear fascia with a pair of textured exhaust tips that exit out of the centre. Toyota says the pipes have a "deep, throaty exhaust note."
The Wasabi Concept rides on 20x10-inch wheels at the front and 20x11-inch units at the rear. Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tyres cover them. Braking comes courtesy of Brembo B-M six-piston calipers with 405-millimetre slotted, two-piece rotors in front and four-piston stoppers with 380-mm rotors at the back.
The Toyota Genuine Accessory Team fits a set of Öhlins Road & Track adjustable coilovers. They have the company's Dual Flow Valve Inverted Monotube Dampers that someone can tune for low- and high-speed compression, in addition to rebound. A strut tower brace stiffens the chassis.
The crew leaves the powertrain alone. The stock setup uses a 3.0-litre turbocharged inline-six that 335 bhp and 365 pound-feet. It runs through an eight-speed gearbox.
TOYOTA GENUINE ACCESSORY TEAM SPICES UP THE GR SUPRA
The Accessory Team Adds Heat to its Factory-Tuned GR Supra Wasabi Concept
PLANO, Texas (November 5, 2019) – The Toyota Genuine Accessory Team serves up its vision of a factory-tuned
GR Supra rolled up into a green machine, dubbed the Wasabi Concept at the 2019 Specialty Equipment Market
Association (SEMA) Show.
There’s no shortage of excitement surrounding the new 2020 GR Supra. The members of the Toyota Genuine
Accessory Team also share in the excitement, and they jumped at the chance to build a Supra for the 2019 SEMA
This build focuses on enhancing performance without compromise. It also serves as a gauge to measure consumer
interest, which will help the team as they make plans on future products.
The GR Supra Wasabi Concept benefits from enhanced bodywork, designed by the Toyota Genuine Accessory
Team. The aero package with spoiler adds a track-inspired feel to the Supra’s already aggressive lines. The dual tips
of the 102mm Toyota “Super Single” center-exit exhaust system integrate into the rear fascia and give this Supra a
deep, throaty exhaust note that will resonate with enthusiasts.
A staggered set of Toyota forged aluminum wheels, 20x10-inch (F) and 20x11-inch (R), complement the Wasabi
Concept’s appearance while lending to reduced unsprung weight for improved handling and feedback. These
strong and lightweight rims feature Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires in a 275/30R20 (F) and 305/30R20 (R) offering that
provide the Supra with increased grip for optimal traction.
Upgraded Brembo B-M brake calipers with slotted two-piece brake rotors replaced the factory components. Up
front, six-piston calipers squeeze massive 405mm rotors, while four-piston rear calipers grab onto 380mm rotors,
increasing the heat capacity to resist brake fade.
Ride height adjustability comes courtesy of Öhlins Road & Track adjustable coil-over suspension. The DFV (Dual
Flow Valve) Inverted Monotube Dampers feature adjustments for low- and high-speed compression, as well as
rebound. A Toyota strut tower brace joins the shock towers to stiffen the chassis and maintain suspension
geometry for optimal handling.
The GR Supra Wasabi Concept—along with other Toyota specialty vehicles—can be found in the Toyota display
booth (#24800) in Central Hall and on the Patio Annex of the Las Vegas Convention Center, November 5 –
November 8, 2019.
EMBARGOED UNTIL: 10:20 a.m. PT, November 5, 2019
2020 TOYOTA GR SUPRA
GR SUPRA WASABI CONCEPT
Toyota Genuine Accessory Team presents a Street/Track vision of the Supra, the GR Supra Wasabi Concept. Named for its bold green hue, this build benefits from enhanced bodywork and a rear
spoiler, all designed within the Toyota Genuine Accessory Team. Integrated into the rear fascia, the dual tips of the 102mm Toyota “Super Single” center-exit exhaust system gives the Supra a deep, throaty exhaust note.
Strong and lightweight 20-inch Toyota forged-aluminum wheels equipped with Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S tires provide improved grip for optimal handling and traction. A closer look through the wheel spokes reveals Brembo B-M brake calipers with massive two-piece brake rotors at each corner.
The chassis is suspended on Öhlins Road & Track adjustable coilovers. This suspension features DFV (Dual Flow Valve) inverted monotube dampers with adjustments for low and high speed compression, as well as rebound. These adjustable dampers offer complete ride height adjustability to accommodate the perils of the street as well as the groomed surfaces found at the track.
DESIGN/STYLING: Toyota Genuine Accessory Team LEAD BUILDER: Five Axis MECHANIC/FABRICATORS: Phiaro
BODYWORK (AERO, SPLITTER AND WING):
ENGINE: 2,998cc DOHC 24-valve In-line 6-cylinder Engine, Twin-scroll Single-turbocharger
EXHAUST: Toyota Genuine Accessory Concept 102mm “Super Single” Center-exit Performance Exhaust w/Dual Tips
BRAKES: Brembo B-M Big Brake Kit (Front: 6-piston Calipers/405mm 2-piece Rotors, Rear: 4-piston Calipers/380mm 2-piece Rotors)
WHEELS: Toyota Genuine Accessory Concept Forged-aluminum Wheels
(Front: 20x10-inch+23, Rear: 20x11-inch+30) TIRES: Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S (Front: 275/30ZR20, REAR: 305/30ZR20)
SUSPENSION: Öhlins Road & Track
STRUT TOWER BAR: Toyota Genuine