When the Mk4 Toyota Supra nicknamed “Orange Gentleman Lousy” broke the 6-2nd quarter-mile move previous 12 months, it turned the world’s quickest drag car or truck with an H-pattern handbook transmission. That operate recorded a 6.9-2nd quarter-mile at 194.77 miles for every hour (313.45 kilometers for every hour). And that’s while preserving its claim as the quickest at a former operate with 215.37 mph (346.sixty km/h) at the line.
Very well, we have acquired good and undesirable information for you if you’ve got been subsequent this construct. Unfortunately, someone now broke just one of individuals two information. The good information is, it is really the same Toyota Supra that recorded the quickest and quickest operate, introduced to us by the same staff at Grannas Racing.
That Racing Channel, the same folks who featured the Toyota MR2 with 1,two hundred Honda horsepower, featured the document-breaking operate on YouTube. The new document for the quarter-mile operate is six.eighty four seconds at 213.77 mph (344.03 km/h), accomplished at the Hail Mary derby in Maryland.
If you might be wondering that this Supra has a V8 motor under its hood, you’d be mistaken. It can be truly powered by a 2JZ, albeit heavily modified. The well known motor is a billet block from Australia, linked to a Promod 102mm turbocharger that pushes seventy five PSI. And indeed, a small bit of nitrous adds efficiency into the construct, earning a maximum output of two,100 horsepower (1,565 kilowatts) sent to the rear wheels. It can also rev up to an ear-busting 10,800 rpm.
Joel Grannas, the proprietor of the staff at the rear of this document-breaking Supra, explains the particulars of the construct in the movie above. He also pointed out the unavoidable – the staff will consider to go deeper into the 6-2nd move, perhaps within just the six.70 mark.
Certainly, we will increase that to our listing of factors we will be preserving an eye out for.