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      01-13-2014, 08:40 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by Levi View Post
Won't, happen. As you see the car is designed to have an I6, also said in interviews. Following the same path as BMW and Mercedes, an I6 would be feasible based on Toyota's new 2.0l I4 Turbo. If it will happen is unlikely. RC-F V8 could be possible, but this car would not be affordable anymore. As for the V10, it will never happen, that engine is more expensive than a Ferrari engine. The V10 might be found in the LFA II. Now the LFA X Code will run @ VLN 2014, the V10 now has a displacement of 5.3l compared to normal 4.8l.

I also read that it will be a hybrid power plant, which is unfortunate.

What's the LFA X Code and what's VLN 2014? I hadn't realized that Toyota is making a successor the LFA at all.
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