Author: Joe Donaldson


Here's the Complete Gravel Trophy List

We are in the home stretch for the February 27 release date of Gravel. Now just days before hitting the store shelves, the trophy/achievement list gets a full reveal thanks… Read More »

Zhuhai International Circuit Coming Soon to RaceRoom Racing Experience

Another track is heading to RaceRoom Racing Experience. This time Sector3 Studios is giving racers a chance to take on the Zhuhai International Circuit in China. This announcement comes shortly… Read More »

Back When Hertz Let You Rent a Racer: the Shelby Mustang GT350H

If you’ve ever rented a car you know how dreary they can be. They’re typically a forgettable sedan-based snooze fest…

Spintires: Mudrunner Developer Confirms North American Expansion

At the beginning of February, we told you that Focus Home Interactive (FHI) was hinting at a possible US expansion for Spintires: Mudrunner. Now in a recent interview with Gamereactor, Andrey… Read More »

The Ups and Downs of The Grand Tour's Second Season

It seems like it was only a short time ago season two of The Grand Tour hit Amazon Prime. Now 11 weeks later the show is finished until presumably some… Read More »

Snag Some Awesome Racing Deals During the Steam Lunar New Year Sale

It’s the Year of the Dog and to celebrate Steam is offering some awesome deals on thousands of games this weekend. Among those games are a plethora of both sim… Read More »

Need for Speed: Payback Update Adds Highly Requested Online Freeroam

The highly requested online free roam is now available for Need for Speed Payback in its latest update. Dubbed “Alldrive: Hangout”, this new feature allows gamers to cruise the streets… Read More »

Be a Rocket Man with Sir Elton John's 1997 Aston Martin Vantage

Sir Elton John is many things. Subtle isn’t one of them though. From outlandish outfits to rhinestone-studded glasses, he’s always out to make a statement. That’s why when we saw… Read More »

Let's Get 2013 GT Academy Champion Nick McMillen Back Behind the Wheel of a Racecar

Many sim racers have the aspiration of someday making it to the pros. However, the world of professional racing is notoriously difficult to break into. But, for one member here… Read More »

Embrace the Golden Age of Rallying With This Peugeot 205 T16 Group B Homologation

In this week’s Wednesday Want we’ve found something truly special in the classified adverts and thought it really deserved some attention. You can check out past Wednesday Want entries right here. Cars brought about… Read More »

Five of Our Favorite Super Bowl Automotive Ads

Super Bowl LII kicks off in just a few hours. While many will watch to cheer on the New England Patriots or Philadelphia Eagles, several (million) more will tune in solely for… Read More »

Spintires: Mudrunner Publisher Hints at USA Expansion

It seems like Focus Home Interactive (FHI) is staying true to its word regarding Spintires: Mudrunner. The game will receive more content in the near future, according to a recent… Read More »

Corvette ZR1 Steals Virginia International Raceway Record from Ford GT

When the Corvette ZR1 dropped in Dubai last November, we knew it’d be fast. However, we just didn’t know how much. Now with its first record in books we get… Read More »

The Gorgeous Duesenberg Model J of William Randolph Hearst Heads to Auction

The 1930s were a time of extremes. With much of the American population living in poverty due to the Great Depression, the extremely wealthy still existed in small amounts. The… Read More »

Ford Puts Its Performance Vehicle Lineup in a Head-To-Head Showdown

We’re sure you can dream up a ton of fantasy matchups between improbable cars. Maybe you even took to your favorite racing sim to see the outcome. Ford, however, took… Read More »

The 12 Awesome Toyota Road Cars We Want to See Back in Racing Games

Although 2017 was a great time for racing games, something rather strange was brewing in Japan. When Turn 10 revealed the Forza Motorsport 7 car list, the roster from one manufacturer… Read More »

Tourist Trophy Sequel on Yamauchi's Mind, Bikes Could End Up in GT Game

Back in November, we made our case for a follow up to Tourist Trophy. It was all a bit of wishful thinking, but still something we really wanted. In a… Read More »

Mysterious Kyoto Driving Park Course Found in GT Sport — The Return of the Coffee Break?

We’re fresh off the GT Sport 1.11 update that brought us Monza, along with new variations of Lago Maggiore Circuit. However, some clever GTPlanet community members have found an additional… Read More »

Top Gear Teases Upcoming Series 25 With Flying Cars and Racing Tractors

Last month we gave you the first sneak peek at the upcoming season of Top Gear. Now, a new teaser trailer posted to YouTube gives us a more in-depth look at… Read More »

McLaren Reveals Its MSO X Road Racer (But You Can't Have One)

McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has given us a first look at its latest creation, the MSO X. MSO created the X from one of McLaren’s entry-level Sports Series cars, the… Read More »