Very nice summary of the A70 platform! A couple of nit-picky issues, though. First, the Sport Roof was available from day one of the 86.5 and is on the front page of the 1986 dealer brochures. Second, the two-tone Blue (24D), Dark Blue (8E3) and White (042) Pearls were not available until 1987. For 1986, the Beige/Brown two-tone (27A) was also available. Source: importarchive.com Some other updates in the final couple of years of the A70 run: progressive power steering and the super rare Shadow Grey Leather interior. Finally, the 1992 MA70s are far rarer than you think. The 1193 number quoted for USA sales (also seen in the past as 1192 and 1194) is inaccurate as there were only 882 exported to the USA that year. Canada got another 131, EU got 1287, GCC (Middle East) got 230, Australia got 23 and General Countries (South Africa, etc) got 12. The USA and Canada numbers are based on 8/91 - 7/92 production numbers because we are about the only ones that stick to the archaic 'sales year' formula, while the rest of the world usually registers cars based on the date of first registration - no matter what month it was made in. For example, MA70s were made several months beyond the USA/Canada cut off of July 1992, and some of them in Europe are actually registered as 1993s. Note that these figures do not include the GA70 and JZA70 of Japan, since the 7MGTE was an export engine only after 1989. Source: thesupraregistry.com My July 1992 built Turbo/Targa/5spd was one of the last to be imported and came fresh off the showroom floor in September of that year. I had just received a significant promotion in rank and had money burning a hole in my uniform. The future legend JZA80s were months away, but the price point rumors were already out there and it was clear my promotion wasn't big enough to afford one, so I grabbed one of the last new MA70s on the East Coast. Now with over 237,000 miles (and on its 3rd engine - BHG lol), it wasn't my first Supra, but it was where my love affair with the platform began and will never be sold.
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