This red May 1994 Toyota Supra RZ twin turbo 6 speed manual coupe with only 49,653 kms was inspected for a client at USS Tokyo auction on 24 November 2016.
It sold for 2.81 million Yen FOB, which at the time would have been approx. $44,500 complied (calculated at 83 Yen to the dollar). A small additional cost would be incurred in removing some of the aftermarket parts for compliance and first registration in Australia.
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On inspection this vehicle was in nice, near original condition. Note some of the pictures show snow on the car.
Aftermarket parts fitted consisted of HKS air cleaner, HKS muffler and VOLK 18″ alloys which were in nice condition. Suspension appeared to be standard factory Bilstein.
Kms appeared genuine, and auction sheet noted some service records would come with the car.
Bottom edge of the front bumper plastic had some scrapes and scratches. Also some scratches around the front license plate area, and on the fenders and doors (most could be buffed out). Couple of small pin dents on the body, only minor.
Underbody was free of rust and in good straight condition.
Engine and drivetrain were good. Timing belt not yet changed.
Steering wheel and shift knob had minor wear, see pictures. Minor lifting to edge of dash, pictured.
Light wear / fading on the side of the seats typical for age. Light cigarette scald on the floor carpet in one place near the boot release but the car appeared to be a non smoker’s car with no other evidence of smoking (no odour, lighter and ash tray unused).
We only source the best vehicles, and only vehicles we would be pleased to own ourselves. This is why we are constantly told by clients that the vehicles we source are well above the condition of most others on the local market.
Whether you’re looking for a clean and original 1994 Toyota Supra RZ twin turbo 6 speed manual coupe like this, or another year or model of vehicle we can find it for you in nice condition.
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