Prius GT300: the Prius in race livery for the Super GT championship

You might not recognize it at first sight but it is indeed a Prius.

Once again the hybrid and electric vehicles have they word to say when it comes to racing. Whether they are one-off prototype or models based on modified series production cars like Nissan did with the Nismo Leaf RC

The Tokyo Auto Salon was the opportunity to officially reveal the Prius that will compete in the Super GT Championship.

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No information on the Prius GT300 engine leaked for the moment, but it will be hybrid and should presumably use one of Lexus’ engine to be competitive in this high-level championship allowing a power up to 300hp... 

More to come with the start of the 2012 Super GT season next March, we will keep you informed.
Par Technologic Vehicles
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