Author: Andrew Evans


Suzuki Jimny First Drive: The Kei Car Monster Truck

Cars 11 Nov 30 by Andrew Evans

The Suzuki Jimny has always been one of those cars. It’s the kind of car that those in the know love, despite many glaring flaws that put off regular folk… Read More »

Major Changes Coming to Gran Turismo's Sport Mode This Month

Even as Igor Fraga’s champagne is probably still chilled, Polyphony Digital has announced some significant format changes for Sport Mode, affecting the 2019 FIA Online Championship. The announcement, on the… Read More »

How GT Sport Uses Artificial Intelligence to Calculate Penalties & BoP

Despite all the action going on around us at Monaco, GTPlanet was able to sit down with Gran Turismo series creator Kazunori Yamauchi. We had a few questions derived from… Read More »

Audi Reveals All-Electric e-tron GT, With 580hp and 250-Mile Range

After a short spell of teasing us, Audi has revealed its new all-electric GT car at the LA Auto Show. Rather imaginatively, Audi’s called it the e-tron GT, and it’ll… Read More »

Mazda Debuts New 3 At LA Auto Show With Two Bodystyles

A new Porsche might be stealing the headlines at the LA Auto Show, but Mazda has brought along a showstopper of its own. It’s the new Mazda 3, and it’s… Read More »

The Grand Tour Is Back With a Trailer for January's Third Season

It’s back! The Grand Tour is returning to Amazon’s streaming service Prime Video on January 18, 2019. To mark the occasion, Clarkson, May and Hammond have release a trailer of… Read More »

Kazunori Yamauchi Explains The Reasons Behind GT Sport's Unique Trophy

Gran Turismo’s takeover of Monaco is over and the dust has settled on the 2018 FIA-Certified Gran Turismo Online Championship. After three days of action, Polyphony Digital has crowned the… Read More »

GT Sport's New Tokyo Track: One Lap With European Champion Mikail Hizal

In case you missed it, the recent GT Sport FIA-Certified Online Championship World Final saw a game debut for a new track. Polyphony Digital managed to swerve all of the… Read More »

GT Sport FIA-Certified World Final Day 2 Recap — Manufacturer Series Final

We expected a close race in today’s Manufacturer Series final for the GT Sport FIA Championship in Monaco. But we didn’t foresee the nail-biter that came to pass in one… Read More »

Watch How Italdesign Created the One-Off Nissan GT-R50

When Italdesign and the Nissan GT-R both hit their 50th anniversary this year, the two brands joined forces for a special celebration. Together they created the Nissan GT-R50, a golden… Read More »

GT Sport FIA-Certified World Final Day 1 Recap — Nations Cup

Five-time F1 world champion, and Gran Turismo “Maestro” Lewis Hamilton welcomed the 30 drivers to the stage, but with all the preparations done and dusted it was time to get… Read More »

Toyota Ditches Beige with New Corolla Sedan, Available 2019

It turns out the dynamic-looking Corolla hatchback was not a one-off. Toyota has revealed its new, 12th generation Corolla Sedan, borrowing the same sort of style as its five-door sibling.… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport 1.30 Update Now Available

Even while we’re still enjoying all the content last week’s GT Sport game update brought us, there’s another that’s just touched down. According to a short, in-game announcement, this update… Read More »

FIA-Certified GT Sport World Final Schedule Reveals Another Possible New Track

As we’re building up to the big event in Monaco later this week, there may be a little surprise on the cards. Polyphony Digital has released the schedule for the… Read More »

GT Sport FIA Championship World Final Preview Part 1: The Clash of the Titans

It’s nearly crunch time. GT Sport’s flagship feature, the FIA-Certified Online Championship, will reach its climax later this week in Monaco. From thousands of online players across the world, to… Read More »

GT Sport's Manufacturer Series Might Give You a Real Team Boss in Future

We caught up with Kazunori Yamauchi recently, at the EMEA Regional Final in Madrid. Although much of our time was taken up with the Nations Cup and GT Sport one… Read More »

FIA Boss Stephane Fillastre Tells Us How the FIA Influences GT Sport's Tracks and Penalties

Amid all the bustle of the spectacular FIA Regional Finals events, GTPlanet was able to sit down with the FIA’s Stephane Fillastre. Fillastre is the association’s head of brand, licensing… Read More »

This Week's GT Sport Mileage Exchange Features the Missing Inks...

You’d be forgiven for being a little disappointed in GT Sport‘s Mileage Exchange recently. Two weeks ago, there was no change at all — for the first time since launch… Read More »

New Hanoi Circuit Revealed for 2020 Formula One Vietnam Grand Prix

F1 has revealed its first new Grand Prix in the Liberty Media era, with a proposed layout for the Hanoi street circuit. Vietnam will take its place on the 2020… Read More »

GT Sport v1.29 Arrives Tomorrow, Adds Nine Cars and Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

As we revealed last week, the next content update for GT Sport arrives tomorrow. Right on cue, Polyphony Digital has released an official update trailer containing more information about the… Read More »