Casual observers wouldn’t realize it, but many seemingly run-of-the-mill luxury vehicles have ridiculous performance capabilities. A top example is BMW’s sedan lineup. A BMW sedan can pass for any other leather-lined cocoon, but if you drive it hard, you find phenomenal handling and, in many cases, absurd acceleration lurking under a conservative exterior.
The 2021 Toyota Supra won’t let you make that mistake. Though this rear-wheel-drive two-seater borrows its mechanical components from BMW, they’re wrapped in an exuberant body that could never be mistaken for anything but an ultimate driving machine — albeit one that’s straight out of Tokyo rather than Bavaria. Plus, while its base price of $42,990 is high for a Toyota, it’s not bad for a BMW. Let’s go over the details of this fast, flashy vehicle.