Author: Andrew Evans


Sony Reveals Limited Edition Gran Turismo Sport PS4

Just as we suspected yesterday, from the subtle hints, Sony has revealed a limited edition PS4 console in conjunction with GT Sport. The new console features a special silver faceplate… Read More »

Nürburgring Night Racing Shown Off in GT Sport Gamescom Teaser

Sony and Polyphony Digital may not be making a big presentation at this year’s Gamescom, but that doesn’t mean we won’t get to see anything new from Gran Turismo. PD… Read More »

First Drive: Infiniti Q60 V6

Cars 6 Aug 21 by Andrew Evans

After a tricky start to life in Europe, Infiniti has been coming on leaps and bounds lately. The Q30 hatch and QX30 crossover have given it some mass market appeal,… Read More »

1929 Mercedes-Benz Wins Coveted Gran Turismo Award at Pebble Beach

An 88-year old Mercedes roadster has won the Gran Turismo Award at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The car, owned by Bruce McCaw, was still finishing up on its… Read More »

Looking Back at Four Years of Vision Gran Turismo

Four years ago today, at Gamescom in Cologne, Kazunori Yamauchi announced the formation of the Vision Gran Turismo project. It was a grand collaboration that few believed could become reality;… Read More »

DriveHub Allows You to Use (Almost) Any Driving Wheel on Any Console

One of the great bugbears for driving game fans is wheel compatibility. Unless you’re willing to spend huge sums, one wheel won’t work on both major consoles. And, it seems,… Read More »

BMW Z4 Concept Images Leaked Ahead of Pebble Beach Show

BMW is set to unveil the latest version of its Z series of two-seat roadsters later today at the opening of the Pebble Beach show. The internet seems to have… Read More »

When Italians Build a French Car: Peugeot 406 Coupe

France and Italy are Europe’s artists, ruling music, painting, sculpture and even food for centuries. Their talent for style extends to cars too, from Citroen’s fabulous Déesse and the elegant Bugatti Type 57…

Now Even AMG is Going Electric!

Petrol enthusiasts might feel like they’re under perpetual attack from the hum of electric motors at the moment. The highest performance road cars are now hybrids. The Nürburgring “lap record”… Read More »

First Drive Review: Tesla Model X 100D

Cars 9 Aug 14 by Andrew Evans

While other manufacturers are turning to electrification in droves, the brand that started it all off in earnest was Tesla. It’s still the only name most people think of when… Read More »

Will Cupra be SEAT's New Standalone Sports Brand?

Spanish manufacturer SEAT is reportedly considering spinning out its Cupra line into a separate, standalone brand. SEAT, based at Martorell near Barcelona, is part of the Volkswagen group. It currently… Read More »

The People's Luxury Car: Volkswagen Phaeton

Usually, the question “Who makes the best luxury car in the world?” is pretty easy to answer. There’s more than a few title rivals, mind.

Is Mercedes About to Reveal a Convertible Maybach?

A teaser video released by Mercedes-Benz hints at a new Maybach model for the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The clip follows on from an unusual video posted on Instagram last… Read More »

First Drive Review: Audi R8 V10 Plus

Cars 2 Aug 7 by Andrew Evans

Scroll back to 20 years ago and the concept of a supercar coming from anywhere other than a niche manufacturer from Italy or maybe the UK was ridiculous. Audi clearly… Read More »

Polyphony Digital Has No Plans for a Gran Turismo 7

Gran Turismo Sport is something of a departure from the traditional Gran Turismo series game. The online focus at the expense of a career mode and a relatively small car… Read More »

Meet the Franken-Crossover: Nissan's Juke-R

People often say that volume manufacturers don’t take risks. Their cars are compromises, for reliability or day-to-day user-friendliness…

GT Sport's Alsace Village Track Revealed in New Preview Video

A short video showcasing GT Sport‘s color range has also given us a glimpse of the new Alsace Village circuit. Although the video deals with why red Ferraris often look… Read More »

First Drive Review: Kia Sorento KX-4

Cars 1 Jul 31 by Andrew Evans

As the Kia brand has been changing direction for a more European ethos, one car stands apart. The Sorento SUV has a distinctly more American flavor, and we’ve been driving… Read More »

More on GT Sport's Mysterious "Mileage" System

Early GT Sport menu images revealed a strange icon that has caused some chatter on the GTPlanet forums. The recent deluge of gameplay videos may finally answer what that symbol… Read More »

First Footage of GT Sport's New Kyoto Driving Park — and a Tour of the Single Player Mode

Fresh from the recent deluge of GT Sport content, another gameplay video has given us a first look at one of the game’s new circuits. It was only yesterday that… Read More »