When vehicles in Gran Turismo become a reality, you get concepts like the stunning Volkswagen GTI Roadster Vision. This roaster isn't just for looks, it boasts a 503-hp, twin-turbocharged V6 that powers all four wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic. VW estimates that if it fired up the Roadster it could hit 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and top out around 192 mph. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.
VW chief designer Klaus Bischoff oversaw an internal competition to design the concept, with himself and Yamauchi, who's a Golf GTI collector. "When Sony asked us if we would develop a Vision GTI vehicle exclusively for the game to mark the 15th anniversary of Gran Turismo we didn't hesitate for a moment."