European Auto Group – a tuning store based mostly in Texas – will probably be providing 6-speed handbook transmission conversions for the 2020 Toyota GR Supra quickly.
Toyota has no plans as of now to launch the 2020 GR Supra with a handbook transmission. Even a latest replace from the chief engineer spoke of hotter variations with extra energy and efficiency, however not of a handbook gearbox variant. The producer appears to be inclined to stay with the Eight-speed computerized transmission.
However for handbook transmission fanatics, there may be another. A Texas-based tuning store – European Auto Group (EAG) – has began taking buyer deposits for changing the new-gen Supra to a handbook gearbox sports activities automotive.
The proprietor of European Auto Group, Artwork Bartosik revealed this piece of excellent information in an interview with CarBuzz. Utilizing OEM elements from BMW, the tuning store will perform the conversion to handbook transmission in case you are prepared to half with $12,000. Pre-orders are actually open at $6,000 and the handbook swap will take something between 30 to 45 days to finish.
Sourcing parts for the conversion isn’t an enormous deal as there are BMW automobiles on the market which include B58 engines, just like the one powering the 2020 GR Supra and the Z4.
EAG will probably be performing an influence improve too which can kick the facility output to 420-430 hp. The Texas tuner has partnered with ProTuning Freaks, a Canada-based BMW tuner to supply the enhance in energy to clients.