2021 Toyota GR GT Cup third round happening this weekend

Updated Jun 24, 2021 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

Score multipliers are now twice the points.

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is inviting everyone to watch the third round of the 2021 Toyota Gazoo Racing GT Cup series which will be held this upcoming weekend. As usual, the e-Motorsport series will be available live on the Japanese automaker’s official Facebook (FB) page.

TMP GR Supra GT Cup 2021

The Leadership Challenge will start on June 25

The Leaderboard Challenge will be held on June 25, while the Race Heat will wave its green flag on June 26. TMP and Tier One Entertainment will be hosting the said event. Take note that TMP will start live streaming both of the races at 8:00 p.m. Philippine Standard Time (PHT).

One of the many things spectators can be excited about in the third round is that score multipliers are now twice the points. With this type of scoring system, competitors who had a bad start in the early rounds will be given the chance to catch up on the leaderboard. A 1.5x score multiplier was introduced during the second round of the race.

TMP GR Supra GT Cup 2021

Meanwhile, the Heat Race will commence the day after

Powered by Petron Blaze 100, round two champions Joshua David Marquez of the Junior Class, Jether Miole of the Promotional Class, and Luis Moreno of in the Sporting Class are looking to defend their thrones especially now that the stakes are even higher.

As a recap, the virtual racing cup is giving big prices worth up to Php 1,000,000 to the winners of different racing categories. The overall champion will take home a brand new PlayStation 5, while the second and third placers get a high-powered tablet and a gaming chair, respectively. Other prices that await include a high-definition headset, top-tier gaming monitor, gaming steering wheel, and more.

TMP GR Supra GT Cup 2021

The third round should be a nail-biter

The schedule of the Final National Round of the Toyota Racing GT Cup series is yet to be announced by TMP considering that the third round was rescheduled to the said dates above. It will determine who will come out to the top after a long-fought series of high-speed runs and turns.

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Toyota Supra

The Toyota GR Supra is a 2-seater sports car that is available in the Philippines at a price of Php 4,990,000. It can go up to Php 5,090,000 if the Ice Gray body color option is chosen, with five other paints priced at Php 5,050,000. Only one variant is available locally which uses a BMW-sourced 3.0-liter inline-6 twin-scroll turbocharged gasoline engine that generates 335 Nm of torque and 500 Nm of torque. This engine is connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission as standard. Dimensions-wise, this iconic sports car spans 4,379 mm in length, 1,854 mm in width, and 1,294 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 2,470 mm and a ground clearance rated at 115 mm. In the local market, the Toyota Supra competes against the likes of Ford Mustang, Nissan 370Z, and Porsche 718.

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