When One Massive Wing Just Isn't Enough

For time attack competition, the more wings, the better. This Supra has the right idea.

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Think you know what a fast race car looks like? Well, if you've never seen a top-level time-attack car before, prepare to have your mind warped.

This uniquely equipped MkIV Toyota Supra race car made an appearance at this year's Time Attack Championship event at the Tsukuba Circuit in Japan. If you've heard the Tsukuba name before, that's because it's the same track often used for Best Motoring's wildly entertaining track battles.

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This car is interesting because it's a good demonstrator of just how hardcore time attack cars can be. Like some of the competitors at the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb, builders will go to great lengths to generate as much downforce as possible, which, in this Supra's case, means a second wing rising above the car's already-massive trunk-mounted wing. The setup looks downright comedic, but considering the driver's incredibly quick 57.368 lap time, it's undoubtedly effective.

Check it out in action right here.

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