Do not know when the big manufacturers started the super sports car craze, from the Big Three, Ferrari, McLaren and Porsche became the focus of the discussion. The supercar market is booming, with koeniseg’s Agera and Bugatti’s Chiron like it. Under such circumstances, as a global luxury brand Mercedes-Benz naturally can not sit still, they also built a super car, while the car is more extreme exaggeration, it is known as the civilian version of the Formula One race project one.
This version of the Mercedes AMG car is not a lot of introduction, but a brief description of its performance. The project will be equipped with a 1.6T turbocharged engine and a hybrid electric system with four V6 engines. The V6 petrol engine with a combined maximum horsepower of over 1014ps comes from the 2015 Mercedes-Benz F1 racing engine with a red line of 13500rpm and About 50,000 kilometers of life.
One of the project’s four electric motors, 108 PS motors, is responsible for boosting the turbocharger operation. Most of the motor power is then 163 ps. It will be connected to the crankshaft of the engine and output power. The other two motors are placed on the front axle on. Super car is equipped with 100kg of lithium battery, can run 24 kilometers of pure electricity.
Whether it’s from product design and calibration, or from a technical point of view, the project can be considered the most exaggerated supercar, perhaps to see the Mercedes-Benz brand image promotion car in the world’s largest brand Toyota Sales also sit still, they also began to launch their own civilian version of the car.
For super sports cars, Toyota started a sub-brand.
Last September, Toyota set up a brand new sub-brand called GR, called the Gazoo, whose name comes from the movement of the Toyota team whose names have been used. High-performance sub-brand will focus on selling Toyota’s high-performance models. In brand terms, it is a bit like Polaris, the establishment of the earlier Volvo.
At present, the Toyota GR brand has a clear product plan. In the future, they will have 11 models, including the performance level of the end of 86 GR GR Vizar (domestic aging Yaris) and GR AQUA Prius (home), the car will be released by the end of 2018 . But these are not the focus of the Toyota GR, as Toyota opened a few days before the opening of the Toyota Refit Auto Show, Toyota released a bombing day super sports car concept car, this car really fee.
Is it super prototype Toyota Le Mans built?
The modified version released at the Tokyo Motor Show, Toyota GR GR super sports car concept, this model, from the appearance, and we usually see the super sports car, its shape and the Toyota Le Mans hybrid ts050 is very close, or even It can be said to be the same.
GR’s super concept uses a pure carbon fiber body, not only look and Toyota Le Mans race cars close to the level of the power system and Le Mans chariot, powered by a 2.4-liter V6 turbocharged engine and electric motor, Toyota officials said TSH-R hybrid Power system, up to 1000 ps system maximum horsepower