Porsche has created one other digital idea automobile for the Gran Turismo online game collection. Known as Imaginative and prescient GT Spyder, it is going to be obtainable to “Gran Turismo 7” gamers September 29.
First proven on Twitter, the Imaginative and prescient GT Spyder is an open-roof model of the Porsche Imaginative and prescient GT coupe the automaker unveiled in late 2021. Whereas different automakers have been displaying Imaginative and prescient Gran Turismo ideas for years, this was the primary from Porsche, because the automaker was largely absent from the Gran Turismo world till 2017 on account of licensing agreements.
That is your first have a look at the Porsche #VisionGT Spyder – the open-top variant of the idea automobile designed purely for the digital world. Obtainable for all @thegranturismo 7 drivers on Sept 29. #GT7 pic.twitter.com/Z8Or5pANBj
— Porsche (@Porsche) September 21, 2022
The Imaginative and prescient GT ideas are electrical sports activities vehicles exploring doable future design themes. Porsche really constructed a full-scale mockup of the Imaginative and prescient GT coupe, but it surely’s unclear if it did the identical with the Spyder.
Whereas the Imaginative and prescient GT Spyder and coupe had been designed purely for Gran Turismo video games, their styling has a bit in frequent with the Porsche Mission R idea, a drivable observe automobile Porsche unveiled in September 2021. It is considered a preview of the electrical 718 Cayman the automaker is considered readying for a mid-decade launch.
Porsche Imaginative and prescient GT Spyder idea
However Porsche’s subsequent manufacturing EV will not be a modern sports activities automobile. It is going to be the next-generation Macan, which is anticipated to reach subsequent yr as a 2024 mannequin. Whereas the gasoline Macan is anticipated to stay round as effectively, Porsche reportedly expects the EV to match the current-generation gasoline Macan in gross sales. Recall that the Macan is presently Porsche’s hottest mannequin.
Porsche in July additionally confirmed plans for an electrical SUV positioned above the Cayenne, which is scheduled to reach within the second half of the last decade. The automaker is considered planning an electrical Panamera successor as effectively, and is investing in new battery tech.