Author: Andrew Evans


Assetto Corsa Competizione Image Blowout: Intercontinental GT Pack DLC Bathurst

Since Kunos Simulazioni revealed the Intercontinental GT Pack for Assetto Corsa Competizione back in September, things have gone a little quiet. The studio’s co-founder Marco Massarutto announced the pack, a… Read More »

Porsche Drops Turbos, Brings Back the Flat Six, for New Boxster and Cayman GTS

If the modern trend for downsized engines with turbochargers leaves you cold, we’ve got some good news for you from Stuttgart today. When Porsche introduced its all-new Boxster and Cayman… Read More »

GT Sport Time Trials: Power, Slide

This week’s GT Sport time trials head to a pair of Japanese tracks in the name of proving that power is nothing without control… The first of the two events… Read More »

Bentley Bids Farewell to Its Mulsanne, and Record-Breaking 6¾ V8 Engine

After 40 and 60 years respectively, British luxury car manufacturer Bentley is to end production of both the Mulsanne limousine and the brand’s legendary V8. The send off will be… Read More »

GT Academy Recorded the First All-Gamer Endurance Race Podium 8 Years Ago Today

January might not seem like a month for motorsport milestones, but January 14 does mark a very significant occasions. It was on this day in 2012 that a team of… Read More »

Lewis Hamilton Eyes Up a Career as a Hollywood Action Hero

One thing you can’t accuse Lewis Hamilton of is being too narrowly focused. The six-time and reigning Formula One world champion likes to try his hand at just about anything.… Read More »

Sony Will Swerve E3 for the Second Year Running

Sony has revealed that it will miss this summer’s E3 show for only the second time in its history — and a second successive year. The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or… Read More »

NASCAR Racer Says Esports Race Team Deals Make "Real Race Car Drivers Want To Puke"

These days, esports events are pretty big business. Any major real-world race series that doesn’t already have an esports championship is behind the curve, and even the great Scuderia Ferrari… Read More »

GT Sport Daily Races: Seaside, Sardegna, Suzuka

There’s a certain sibilance surrounding the circuits in this week’s set of Sport Mode sprints. The new selection of three races features some friends from right back when GT Sport… Read More »

Toyota Reveals 257hp GR Yaris Rally Homologation Special

Toyota is bringing the World Rally Championship back to the public roads later this year, with a new model of its Yaris hatchback. The GR Yaris, revealed today at Tokyo… Read More »

Gran Turismo 2020 World Tour to Launch in Sydney, Australia, Feb. 14-16

Details have just slipped out regarding the first Gran Turismo World Tour of the 2020 FIA-Certified Online Championships. For the first time ever, the World Tour will visit Australia, with… Read More »

Isdera Commendatore 112i May Be Coming to Gran Turismo and Need for Speed

Secretive German performance car brand Isdera has revealed a slightly unexpected piece of information: it’s getting back into the world of gaming. We’ll forgive you if you’re not familiar with… Read More »

GT Sport Update 1.54 Arrives, With Penalty System Tweaks

The latest game update for GT Sport has arrived right on schedule. It’s a relatively compact file this time round, coming in at just 156MB, which is somewhat of a… Read More »

Sony's PlayStation Family Has Sold 5 BILLION Games

If, like us, you were watching Sony’s keynote presentation at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas yesterday, you’ll have noticed some astonishing numbers regarding the PlayStation 4. Jim… Read More »

Sony Reveals Its First Car: Meet the Vision-S Prototype

It might be very early days in the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show, but it looks like Sony has already stolen the event. Not with some fancy new camera, television, phone,… Read More »

Long-Lost "Bullitt" Hero Car Ford Mustang Heads to Auction

It might be one of the most famous movie cars in history, and now you have the chance to buy it. The original Ford Mustang from classic 1968 movie Bullitt… Read More »

GT Sport's Next Update Arrives January 9

Almost 98.4% of our 2020 calendar remains unticked, but it’s already time for Polyphony Digital to start delivering updates to GT Sport this year. A new post on the game’s… Read More »

GT Sport Daily Races: Faszination and Familiarity

To quote old man Biff Tannen, “there’s something very familiar about all this”. GT Sport Daily Race regulars will be feeling a twinge of deja vu this week, at least… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Comes to GTPEDIA

GTPlanet’s own comprehensive encyclopedia of the Gran Turismo series, GTPEDIA, is growing in size again today, with a free 174-page update to incorporate all the facts and stats of GT… Read More »

Play DiRT Rally 2.0 on Xbox for Free This Weekend, Plus 70% Discount on Full Game

Microsoft has nice little New Year gift for rally fans, as DiRT Rally 2.0 will be free to play for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate members throughout this… Read More »