For speed enthusiasts, and as we are in the time of Coronavirus where we have to stay at home, except for essential reasons., we present you a new drag race between the all-electric Tesla Model 3 Performance and the new 2020 Toyota Supra, which was held legally on a race track.
But before we watch the video, we would like to remind you our dear ArabGT followers that Toyota GR Supra has already been test-driven in an episode of Test Drive Program presented to you by our colleague Karim Deeb, and as most of you might know, The new sports car was developed in collaboration with the German giant BMW, which also produced the 2020 BMW the Z4.
However, we have not yet had a chance to test drive the American electric car, Tesla Model 3 car.
Watch the speed challenge on the track:
Despite the strong launch of Toyota Supra at the beginning of the challenge, it was the electric car Tesla Model 3 Performance that won the race over the new Toyota sports cars.
Mechanical Specifications of Both Cars:
The new Supra is powered by a 3.0-liter twin-scroll turbo six engine that produces 335 hp and 500 Nm of torque. The turbocharged I6 is connected to a quick-shifting 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The 1,520 kg sports car accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.3 seconds and can reach a top speed of 250 km / h.
While Tesla Model 3 Performance is a dual-motor, all-wheel-drive midsize saloon that generates 450 hp and 640 Newton meters of torque, and it can accelerate from zero to 100 km / h in 3.4 seconds, with a top speed of 261 km / h,
The smallest car in Tesla’s lineup can travel up to 560 km per charge according to WLTP standards.