If the Ford GT supercar was changed into an Xbox One controller, what would it not appear like? Xbox wished to seek out out.
In collaboration with Ford to have a good time the launch of Forza Motorsport 6, as a cloth design train, the Xbox staff created a customized Xbox Elite Wi-fi Controller impressed by the quilt automotive of Forza Motorsport 6 – the all-new Ford GT. Sporting a customized paint job within the metallic “Liquid Blue” end that’s matched to Ford’s specs, the controller options daring design parts that pay tribute to Ford’s automotive improvements.
This model of the Elite additionally contains some distinctive options: modeled after the GT steering wheel, the left thumb stick is angled towards the participant for a extra ergonomic expertise and has a horizontal motion limiter to extend effectivity and accuracy in steering. Much like the GT chassis, the controller is encased in carbon fiber to create rigidity and lightness. As well as, the paddles mimic the column paddle shifters within the GT, the cutaway gasoline and brake triggers reveal impulse motors, and there’s even a see-through battery door just like the GT’s engine compartment.
Not like the Xbox Elite Wi-fi Controller that launched in restricted portions in October, this idea is a person prototype with no plans for mass manufacturing. Followers can see the idea in particular person at Ford’s sales space on the SEMA Auto Present in Las Vegas via Nov. 6 alongside the Le Mans-themed controllers unveiled earlier this 12 months. Following SEMA, all 4 idea controllers will enter the gathering of the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles.