Car and Bike News: The iconic orange colour 1994 Toyota Supra from the 2001 action/adventure movie Fast and Furious driven by Brian O’ Connor, played by late actor Paul Walker is now going up for auction. The iconic sports car was featured in Fast and Furious movie in 2001 and 2 Fast 2 Furious movies in 2003.
Paul Walker – Fast and Furious Toyota Supra
The sports car model, Supra from Japanese car maker Toyota, shot to fame after getting featured in the Fast and Furious franchise. The car will be up for auction in Barret and Jackson Auction Company from June 17th to June 19th and the winner of the auction will get a certificate of authenticity along with a set of other documentations.
The exterior of car has been finished in Candy Orange pearl paint colour from Lamborghini Diablo, with the iconic Nuclear Gladiator designed by Troy Lee as a motif down on both the sides, TRD styled hoods and the Bomex Body kit in the front. Other exterior visual elements include 19-inch Motorsport Racing Hart M5 wheels and an APR aluminum rear wing.
The Interiors of car is fully black and remains intact even today without any changes or damages. The Toyota Supra is powered by the 2JZ-GTE 3.0 litre turbocharged six-cylinder engine and with a 4-speed automatic transmission. The car was built by Eddie Paul at The Shark Shop in El Segundo in California.
The character Brian O’ Connor that drove this car, accompanied Dominic Toretto in six of the Fast and Furious movies before actor Paul Walker left the world in a car accident in 2013. Late Paul Walker has become a symbol of love for racing among car enthusiasts.
The Fast and Furious franchise has released eight movies till date. Addition of new actors with every sequel like Michelle Rodriguez, Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, Luke Evans, Jason Statham, Charlize Theron and most recently, former WWE star John Cena has been constantly adding to the popularity of the movie across the world.