Author: Andrew Evans

Fanatec Offers 20% Discounts in Black Friday 2020 Deals

It’s time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday: the time of year at which the best deals can be had on usually expensive sim-racing hardware. As ever, Fanatec is leading… Read More »

F1 2020 Free Trial Now Available on PlayStation and Xbox

If you weren’t sure whether F1 2020 was for you, now is the ideal time to find out. For PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners there’s a new free trial… Read More »

WRC 9 December Update to Add Toyota GR Yaris Rally Concept

There’s another new update coming along for WRC 9 in December, bringing along new stages, features and a remarkable new vehicle. The December update will add a vehicle that hasn’t… Read More »

Porsche Vision 920 Wears the Gran Turismo Logo, But Isn't Porsche's Vision GT Car

Earlier this month, Porsche released a cache of images revealing previously unseen concept cars. The series, called Porsche Unseen, showed some of the design concepts — in various stages of… Read More »

Gran Turismo 5 Turns 10 Today

November 24, 2010. That’s the day that Gran Turismo 5, the first full Gran Turismo release on the PlayStation 3, first launched. It’s tough to accept that a decade has… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport FIA 2020/21 Exhibition Season Starts This Week

While the finalists from the official 2020 FIA Online Championship season are fighting for their World Finals places right now, there’s still plenty of racing for the rest of us.… Read More »

GTPlanet's Guide to PlayStation & Xbox Black Friday 2020 Deals

The annual Black Friday shopping frenzy is almost upon us once again. What once was a single day of bargains in the USA has now extended to a week, or… Read More »

GT Sport Daily Races: Race Week

It’s all about racing cars in this week’s new set of GT Sport Daily Races, as players have a choice between three different types of racing machine. Race A this… Read More »

Coque Lopez Wins 2020 FIA Gran Turismo Online Championship EMEA Regional Final

Spain’s Coque Lopez has won the EMEA Regional Final in the 2020 FIA Gran Turismo Online Championship, after a strategy masterstroke that saw him win the final race. While Lopez… Read More »

Watch Live: Gran Turismo FIA Online Championships 2020 EMEA Regional Final

The finals of the 2020 FIA Gran Turismo Online Championships are almost upon us, with the Regional Finals about to get underway. This Sunday, November 22, we’ll get to see… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Mazda RX-Vision Survey Awards In-Game Credits

Gran Turismo and Mazda are interested in hearing from players with the Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept. With that in mind, they’ve created a short survey to find out what you… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport on PlayStation 5: Transferring Save Data

Players across much of the world are now picking up their new PlayStation 5 consoles, and Polyphony Digital has offered some timely guidance on using the new machines with Gran… Read More »

Assetto Corsa Competizione 2020 World Challenge Pack Arrives on PC; Hits Consoles in January

The latest DLC pack for Assetto Corsa Competizione has arrived today on PC, bringing the game almost completely up to date with the real world. This new pack, the “2020… Read More »

Gran Turismo 7 Gets Its Own London Underground Station in PS5 Launch Stunt

With the European launch day for the PlayStation 5 just around the corner, Sony has staged an impressive publicity stunt. PlayStation 5 has taken over one of the busiest public… Read More »

Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series Captures the Nurburgring Lap Record

Bragging rights for the lap record at the Nurburgring Nordschleife are back in German hands, but it’s not Porsche that’s reclaimed its title. Instead it’s Mercedes which has finally grabbed… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Server "Instability" Under Investigation [Update - Resolved]

Update: There’s now a further official statement which notes that this issue is now resolved. Polyphony Digital has announced that it is current investigating an “online service instability” that is… Read More »

Tom Brooks "Make Me a Racing Driver" Part Five: Virtual Driver Training

As we’ve been following throughout this year, our friend Tom Brooks is looking to get out of the commentary booth and onto the race track. His latest video is now… Read More »

Gran Turismo and Michelin Host "Race for Good" Live Stream with $20,000 Charity Prize Fund

Michelin is staging a very special race this week, pitting celebrities against each other for a $20,000 charity prize fund. It’s officially known as the “Michelin + Gran Turismo Race… Read More »

Gran Turismo 2020 FIA Online Championship Regional Finals to Stream From November 22

Polyphony Digital will broadcast the Regional Finals of the 2020 FIA Online Championship over the next three weekends, revealing the results and who has qualified for the season-ending World Final.… Read More »

GT Sport Daily Races: VTEC Vanguard

Honda’s famous VTEC engine leads the way in this week’s new set of GT Sport Daily Races, which see players take on two short sprint tracks and one of the… Read More »