Players, fans and enthusiasts of the "Gran Turismo 6" on PlayStation 3 could now access the “Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo” on the game. A gamer just needs to install Update 1.08 on their PlayStation 3 to gain to access to the car. The “Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo” can be purchased by the [Vision GT] area within the [CARS] section in "My Home."
The car could also be obtained by completing a lap in the new Seasonal Event. Regardless of the lap time, gamers can avail of the car, which is only available only for a limited time. The Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo is a special concept model developed for Vision Gran Turismo.
To develop the Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo, Mitsubishi introduced its design team -- Advanced Vehicle Research and Development Group, and Aerodynamic Engineering Development Group -- into the XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo project in the same way the carmaker would when planning and developing real motorsports vehicles.
The car’s styling is inspired by the “Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV” unveiled at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The development led to a concept that could be considered as a mean racing machine. It features an iconic front grill represents a study of next generation Mitsubishi vehicles.
It also features a shape forming a wedge that starts from the triple diamond mark. The vehicle likewise features the technology of the Plug-in Hybrid EV System, which allows spontaneous transmission of the power from the motor and torque from the engine – via an 8-speed dual clutch transmission (DCT) -- to the unit’s four wheels.
The car boasts of the S-AWC vehicle dynamics control system that enables equal distribution of the drive force to the 4 wheels.
The model also boasts of a body carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) body that made it lightweight, thereby rendering the vehicle more agile. Its agility is further complemented by the front and rear diffusers that provide good downforce. The model also features 20-inch aluminum wheels and a tough suspension system. [source: Mitsubishi]