The Mitsubishi Roadster Konzept was one of the entrants
into the 2006 Los Angeles Auto show's 'LA Adventure' design
competition. A competition in which the participants chose
an activity available in the southern California area,
and then designed a vehicle for that purpose.
Designed at Mitsubishi Research and Design of North America
by Mark Kim, the Mitsubishi Roadster Konzept (MRK) is
a hybrid roadster that aims to emulate the stylish lifestyle
and image many people associate with California living.
The environmentally friendly hybrid Roadster Konzept is
powered by in-wheel electric motors providing 280 hp,
and a rear mounted petrol engine making 80 hp. With a
total of 360 horsepower available in such a small car
the Roadster Konzept would certainly be a rapid little
The Mitsubishi Roadster Konzept has two front seats, and
two rear rumble seats for short trips, but these can be
folded away for more cargo space.
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