Mercedes-Benz is part of Gran Turismo maker Polyphony Digital’s grand coalition of automakers to create futuristic concept cars for the game. Ever the overachiever, they went a step farther than other automakers with their Vision Gran Turismo 6 Playstation racing game virtual car.
Automaker arrived at the Los Angeles Motor Show with a scene-stealing 300SL inspired 1:1 scale model of the Gran Turismo 6 car for display. Although it is completely empty inside.
Mercedes-Benz team at Research & Development Center in Sunnyvale, California imagined a car with aluminium space-frame body and a front-mid mounted 5.5 liter V8 turbo engine with 577 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque. Not bad for an imaginary car.
Gran Turismo maker Polyphone Digital Inc. is celebrating the 15th year of series’ existence in Playstation world. Vision Gran Turismo is part of the celebration. The worldwide release of the GT6 is scheduled for December 6th, till then you have to be patient to get your hands on this futuristic car.