New design incorporates costume elements submitted by Crypton Future Media's Piapro fan community
Good Smile Racing has revealed the design for the 2016 version of Racing Miku, a spin-off character that re-imagines Crypton Future Media's Vocaloid virtual idol Hatsune Miku as a race queen mascot.
The new design is illustrated by Mai Yoneyama with art direction by Shigeto Koyama, and it incorporates elements that were submitted by Piapro community members Mii, myeah-Q, rsk, Volvo Bibi, and Tsukishima during Crypton Future Media's costume design collaboration contest that ran from June 22 to June 21, 2015.
Good Smile racing also announced that they will continue racing in the 2016 season with a Mercedes AMG GT3 (2016 version) automobile driven by professional racers Tatsuya Kataoka and Nobuteru Taniguchi. Their official race name is "GOODSMILE RACING & TeamUKYO" and the race number for their vehicle is 4.
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