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Computer game makes the leap into real life, then? More than that. This is the first real world Vision Gran Turismo car that shares an exact mechanical package with the car in the game. So, in theory, it should be the same to drive. That package, in case you missed our news story, involves three electric motors (one on the front axle, two on the rear), each developing 272bhp, for a combined 815bhp. The chassis is a super-strong steel spaceframe and thanks to some suitably hefty battery packs, the whole thing weighs in at 1,450kg. It’s padded out with various motorsport bits (DTM ceramic brakes and steering wheel, fat 305-width slick tyres, other bits from the R8 GT3 programme) that lend it an air of credibility and make you wonder how much of a future tech test bed it might be. Is it a future tech test bed? Audi says not, but when I assume the batteries and electric motors are from the Formula E racer, Christian Koch, the VGT’s Technical Project manager puts me in my place. “All I can tell you is that they’re from our development programme, not our Formula E car”. Which is a way of saying it’s future tech from either the road or race programs that they don’t want to fully disclose.