Author: Adam Ismail


Video Takes Us Inside the Development of Project CARS 2's Soundtrack

As we speak, Slightly Mad Studios is putting the finishing touches on Project CARS 2. While the game should be in our hands in just a few weeks’ time, its… Read More »

Super Monaco GP: The Golden Years

For this installment of Mirror Mode, we celebrate the upcoming release of F1 2017 with a look back at one of the most influential F1 games of all time. Thirty… Read More »

More Details Emerge on Sega World Drivers Championship

Last weekend, lucky gamers and members of the press had their first opportunity to try Sega World Drivers Championship, an upcoming arcade racer developed in a close partnership with Super GT.… Read More »

Why You'll Never See a Gran Turismo Remaster

Something pretty remarkable is set to happen this fall, when Nintendo releases the SNES Classic Edition. No, it’s not that you won’t be able to buy one, nor is it… Read More »

RaceRoom Announces Porsche Partnership, Three Cars Arriving Before End of 2017

RaceRoom is joining the Porsche party. Nine race cars from the famed German marque are making their way to Sector3 Studio’s simulator in the next year, and the first three… Read More »

Final Fantasy's Regalia is Coming to Forza Horizon 3

As the fantastical, arcade-minded sibling of the Forza Motorsport series, Forza Horizon has received some pretty weird cars in its history. It started innocently enough, with a couple rides plucked… Read More »

UK Will Outlaw Sale of Non-Electric Cars Beginning in 2040

The UK government is expected to announce a proposal today to ban the sale of all cars powered by gasoline and diesel after the year 2040. The measure is part… Read More »

Sega Announces New Arcade Racer Based on Super GT Series

Last year, Sega made its return to racing with Daytona Championship USA, a modern take on the highest-grossing arcade game of all time. It seems there’s more to the company’s… Read More »

Colin McRae Rally 2.0: Worthy of the Name

For Mirror Mode’s third installment, we take a look back at one of the PlayStation’s most influential sim racers: Colin McRae Rally 2.0.

Motorsport Manager Mobile 2 Launches Today on iOS

Gaming 3 Jul 13 by Adam Ismail

Motorsport Manager is going back to its roots. The racing management simulator that first debuted on mobile in 2014 and was brought to PC last year is returning to the… Read More »

How Bleem Made Gran Turismo 2 a Better Driving Simulator

The story of an ambitious startup that battled Sony and broke the rules to make one of the greatest racing games of all time even better.

The Beautiful Letdown of Auto Modellista

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s new series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. For our second installment, we’re revisiting one of the most unique sixth-generation driving titles: Auto Modellista. UPDATE: an… Read More »

Project CARS 2's LiveTrack 3.0 System Models Track Temps Based on Angle of the Sun

One of Project CARS 2’s most talked-about additions is LiveTrack 3.0, a suite of environmental simulation features that make the circuit a dynamic, changing entity throughout the course of an… Read More »

Drone in GT Sport E3 Trailer Gives Rise to Hopes of a New Spectator Mode

The latest trailer for Gran Turismo Sport that dropped prior to Sony’s E3 conference on Tuesday featured sprawling birds-eye views of some of the game’s newest locales, like Lake Maggiore.… Read More »

Mirror Mode: Sega's GT Killer That Never Was

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s new series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. For our first installment, we’re taking a look back at one of the competitors Gran Turismo inspired during the… Read More »

Barrichello Takes to the Simulator to Prepare For His First 24 Hours of Le Mans

The most experienced driver in Formula One history had to fulfill some time in the simulator ahead of this month’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.

This Week's Racing Game Deals: Forza Bundles, Rallying for Cheap, and More

Gaming 0 May 25 by Adam Ismail

No matter what kind of racers suit your fancy, or what platform you own, you’re sure to find something you’ll enjoy on sale this week.

New Film Details Project CARS 2's Partnership with McLaren

Slightly Mad Studios and McLaren go behind the scenes to show you how the two companies worked together to bring the brand new 720S supercar to the upcoming game.

Kickstarter Campaign Aims to Turn Your Couch Into a Sim Racing Rig

A recently-launched Kickstarter campaign intends to bring the sim racing experience to those without a dedicated setup.

GT Sport Soundtrack Recorded at Famous AIR Studios in London

What do Gran Turismo, the Beatles, and Cabin In The Woods have in common?