OK, we know that BMW and Toyota signed and sealed an agreement to jointly develop a platform for a new sports car.
In theory, this could eventually become a new Supra. BMW would benefit because it’s looking for an eventual (and more fuel efficient) replacement for the Z4. Basically, BMW will receive Toyota’s expertise in hybrid technology while Toyota will get BMW’s sports car handling knowledge. Really not a bad deal at all.
But a Japanese auto magazine is convinced there’s more to this business partnership than just a new Supra and next-gen Z4. Lexus Enthusiast first caught on to Best Car’s story that Lexus and BMW are planning a proper LFA supercar replacement.Read Article