Auto Expo 2016: Two extraordinary cars to watch
Auto Expos are something which brings us a chance to watch all our fantasies under one roof. No wonder, every single petrolheads of our country is now keen to watch the cars and motorcycles which will be showcased, launched at the 2016 New Delhi Auto Expo. Almost every automaker that will be present at the Auto Expo will showcase various interesting models, some are facelifts, some completely new generation models, and some will be completely new to Indian market, but the real attraction will surely go to those cool concept cars. In every Auto Expo we get to see some spectacular concept models, which pave the way for the future vehicles. But how about the ones which look like, taken from the video games?
Hyundai will showcase the stunning looking N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo Concept. This vehicle is unlikely to be a reality production model, but the design and technologies used to make this car will surely make their way to the future Hyundai models.
Formula One car is something which every motorsports lover are very interested about. Honda will showcase McLaren Honda MP4-30 Formula One car at the upcoming New Delhi Auto Expo. The McLaren Formula One car gets power from Honda engine.
So, the concept car from Hyundai and the Formula One car at the Honda pavilion at Auto Expo will be two cars which will garner much attraction from the visitors.
Let’s check a bit about these two cars.
Hyundai N 2025 Gran Turismo Concept looks like it is always ready to get on the Le Mans track. With the alien like appearance the concept car sports an aerodynamically improved body. The interesting features include L shaped LED light panels, V shaped red coloured part at the centre position just beneath the nose tip, side view mirrors on the front fender, a fighter jet like canopy, a huge fin.
The N 2025 Gran Turismo Concept gets power from a fuel cell system. This concept is expected to produce 971 hp peak power, among which 670 hp is available from the fuel cells only.
McLaren Honda MP4-30 has received several updates from the previous edition. The car comes aerodynamically improved. The chassis is built on a monocoque frame with the carbon fibre composite material, covering the nose section, front wing side pods, floor, engine and rear wing. The cockpit looks usual.
Powertrain is the most talked about part of McLaren Honda MP4-30. This car gets power from Honda’s first Formula-1 engine since 2005 which is a RA615H hybrid powertrain, which includes a 1.6 litre 6 cylinder direct injection engine and a lithium ion battery. The 1.6 litre internal combustion engine delivers 600 Hp peak power while the battery generates 160 Hp more.
Read the Hyundai N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo here
Read the McLaren Honda MP4-30 here