1988 Toyota Supra Overview


Looking for a Used Supra in your area?

CarGurus has 55 nationwide Supra listings and the tools to find you a great deal.


Not sure what you want?

Find the models that are right for you using the CarGurus Car Finder.



2 dr liftback standard
3 national listings
2 dr liftback turbo
4 national listings

Toyota Supra Experts

#1 Stephen Sidman
Stephen Sidman
Reputation 60
#2 littlehorn
Reputation 50
#2 Corollanut
Reputation 50
View All

Have you driven a 1988 Toyota Supra?

Rank this car!

Average User Score

4.65 stars

Based on 27 reviews

Crankenstien A.k.a. Boost (thx Jared) by Floyde
 — This is my favorite car that i have owned for pure driving experience, has great power with the stock 7mgte, but due to the infamous head gasket problems i blew the motor and got a 1jzgte installed wi... Read More
Ga70 by Kara
 — Gwil and I brought this car in 2005 from a dealership in port kennedy. At first we thought it was really fast being a twin turbo, the only experience we had with cars was a little hyundai excell, so ... Read More
Supra by Miguel
 — Performance- the bottom end on these cars are virtually bullet proof. You can do many bolt on upgrades more than doubling the stock horsepower and the internals will take it. Build Quality- the ca... Read More

1988 Toyota Supra Overview

Overall User Score

4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.65

Based on 27 reviews

1988 Toyota Supra

The 1988 Toyota Supra changed very little from the previous year. The Supra Turbo-A was introduced this year. This extremely limited edition, with 267 horses, was designed to compete in Group-A touring car championships. Only 500 were made.

The 1988 Toyota Supra came available with two engine options: the 2.8-liter, 200-horsepower or the turbo-charged 230 horsepower engine. It only came in one body style, the liftback. Fuel economy was about 17 to 23 miles per gallon.

Drivers love the looks and performance of the 1988 Supra. It is a popular car for racing, with many owners adding their own customized modifications. Some drivers complain about the tiny backseat, rust issues, and the car’s heavy weight.


What's your take on the 1988 Toyota Supra?

People researching a 1988 Toyota Supra contacted a dealer about

Picture of 1988 Toyota Supra, exterior
Toyota Supra
14% of the time
Honda Civic
7% of the time
GMC Sierra 1500
2% of the time
Ford F-150
2% of the time
Looking for a Used Supra in your area?
CarGurus has 55 nationwide Supra listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Toyota Supra Questions


How Much Is A 1988 Non Turbo Manual Not Running Worth?

I'm looking to pick up a 1988 supra non turbo that is not running to do a blown head gasket. What would be a fair asking price to pick it up?

27 views with no answers yet

Can Someone Give Me Instructions On How To Remove A 1988 Dash May B A Pick

101 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)

How Easy And How Expensive Is A Fuel Line Fix?

I have a guy whose selling an 88 supra for $950. All it has is a fuel line issue, but sadly i dont know where it is and how to do it. I know they are cheap to fix but someone explain!

937 views with 12 answers (last answer 2 years ago)


Hello friends my name is Truong I've just got dont rebuilting an 88 supra turbo and it seems to me that it is lack of power it sits on idle fine but when I try to rep it up it takes too long to reac...

170 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 years ago)

I Need A New Or Aftermarket Torbo For My 1988 Supera

how much should i expect to pay for a aftermarket turbo for a 1988 toyota turbo supra?

81 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 years ago)