Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

At the 2001 Tokyo motor show, the weird geniuses at Japan's Mitsuoka Motors showed off the radical Orochi concept, based on the Acura (Honda) NSX, appearing to be the result of a botched George Barris experiment involving a late-model Mercedes-Benz SL, a Lamborghini Murci lago and five or more hits of brown acid. This year, the company unveiled a spider version of the Orochi, literally "nude top," in Tokyo this week. We're not sure if it still rides on the underpinnings of the discontinued NSX, but it sure is, er, something.

Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

Mitsuoka Motors Shows Droptop Orochi Concept in Tokyo

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