One of the world’s leading car manufacturers, Mercedes Benz has built a splendid concept super car for Gran Turismo racing video game franchise. Polyphony Digital, owner of the franchise, asked world’s leading car manufacturers to build a never before seen future of sports car design, everyone from Alpha Romeo to Zagato signed up for the opportunity but Mercedes Benz is the first one to avail it.
Mercedes Benz Builds A Splendid Concept Super Car for Gran Turismo Anniversary
Gran Turismo is a popular PlayStation exclusive, real driving simulator franchise owned by Polyphony Digital. The Gran Turismo series is renowned for its real driving and cars experience. The franchise is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year and Polyphony Digital has made some big plans for the party. The game series developer planned Vision Gran Turismo project, asking the world’s leading car manufacturers to formulate a concept super car for Gran Turismo, the car would then be included in the Gran Turismo 6, the latest PlayStation 3 exclusive installation in the series.
Mercedes Benz is the first one to take part in the Vision Gran Turismo project with its futuristic style concept super car for Gran Turismo. Mercedes Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo would not become a production model and will only be available for drive in Gran Turismo 6 on PlayStation 3. The concept car has just been unveiled at LA Auto Show.
Mercedes Benz AMG Vision GT packs in a beastly V8 engine with twin turbochargers boosting the engine power of the car to 585HP. The car is futuristic designed, with metallic silver painted dropped body, oversized curved chrome wheel rims, headlights with LED projectors, and red vivid neon type back lights, side mirror is actually not a mirror but a small camera fixed in the two thin metal lines.
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