Author: Jordan Greer


Gran Turismo 7 Forum Now Open on GTPlanet

The next generation of gaming is just over the horizon, with both of the main players in the next-generation console market winding up the hype and anticipation. With that in… Read More »

Download the Best GTPlanet Gr.3 Liveries in GT Sport

Over the past few weeks, we have celebrated two years of GT Sport Livery Editor competitions with a very special round dedicated to the GTPlanet community itself. Now, after several stages… Read More »

VOTE NOW: Final Round of GTPlanet's Livery Editor Competition (Gr.3 Edition)

Last month, we began celebrating the second anniversary of our GT Sport Livery Editor competitions with a special GTPlanet-themed round. The response has been overwhelming, with a record 52 designers from… Read More »

Tom Brooks, the 'Voice of GT Sport', Launches New YouTube Series

Since he first began commentating on GTPlanet’s live racing streams so many years ago, Tom Brooks has become known as the “voice of Gran Turismo Sport”, and you have almost… Read More »

GTPlanet's GT Sport Livery Editor Competition: 2 Years and Counting!

It might be hard to believe, but our community has hosted over 50 GT Sport Livery Editor competitions since GTPlanet user syntex123 launched the official contests two years ago. To celebrate… Read More »

Over 130,000 Live Viewers Watched #NotTheAusGP Sim Race

As the world faces the increasingly grim threat of the coronavirus, a bright spot of joy popped up this weekend thanks to sim racing. Two major events were hastily organized… Read More »

Gran Turismo's Sydney Event Set a New Standard for Racing Esports

It’s easy to watch the latest Gran Turismo World Tour events and forget just how far the FIA-certified championship has come. The 2018 EMEA Regional Finals in Madrid, in particular,… Read More »

Takuma Miyazono Wins World Tour Sydney in a Thrilling Photo Finish

Japanese driver Takuma Miyazono has taken his first World Tour win with a victory in Sydney that could barely be any closer. Miyazono took the checkered flag by a margin… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships World Tour Sydney (Nations Cup)

It’s the final day of the first GT Sport World Tour of the year in Sydney, and that can only mean one thing: the Nations Cup final. There’s plenty hanging… Read More »

BMW Dominates Manufacturer Series in Gran Turismo World Tour Sydney Event

The BMW team of Nicolas Rubilar, Coque Lopez, and Randall Haywood put on a dominating performance at the first Gran Turismo World Tour event of 2020. Starting on pole in… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships World Tour Sydney (Manufacturer Series)

It’s the first final of a new GT Sport FIA Certified Online Champion season, and we’re sure to be in for a good one. Barely three months has passed since… Read More »

Nearly 50 Million People Tuned in to GT Sport's World Tours Last Year, Up 300%

The 2019 season of the GT Sport FIA Online Championship was action-packed and full of drama and controversy. Across six live events we saw some amazing highs and some disheartening… Read More »

GT Sport Players Have Driven 25 BILLION Miles, in Almost a Billion Races

Kazunori Yamauchi’s opening presentation at the GT Sport World Tour Sydney event has revealed some extraordinary numbers for the game. Speaking to players, the media, and the crowd inside the… Read More »

Tickets for Gran Turismo's Sydney World Tour Event Nearly Sold Out

If you need any more convincing that live racing esports is gaining momentum, here’s something for you: public tickets for Gran Turismo’s opening World Tour event of 2020 — the… Read More »

Watch Kazunori Yamauchi Play Gran Turismo's "Moon Over the Castle" on Piano

Greetings from Sydney! We are here in Australia for the grand kick-off to the 2020 FIA-certified Gran Turismo World Tour, the first major GT event of the year. As the… Read More »

GT Sport's Livery Editor Decal Collections Are Not Working

If you are having trouble accessing some of the online features of Gran Turismo Sport right now, you are not alone. Since earlier today on Christmas Eve, problem reports have flooded… Read More »

GT Sport Daily Races: Mazda Roadsters at Tsukuba and Gr.1 at Le Mans

The latest round of Daily Races are now available in GT Sport. Race A features two Japanese classics: the Mazda Roadster Touring Car and Tsukuba Circuit. It’s five laps in lengths… Read More »

Fanatec Reveals New Flagship: Porsche 911 GT3 R Steering Wheel

Hardware 67 Nov 25, 2019 by Jordan Greer

Fanatec has announced the latest addition to its Podium Series of high-end sim racing gear. Say hello to the Porsche 911 GT3 R Steering Wheel. As the name implies, it’s… Read More »

Igor Fraga vs. Mikail Hizal: The World Final Rematch We've Been Waiting For

Everything changed at the 2018 FIA GTC World Finals. We didn’t realize it at the time, but we were witnessing the birth of one of the great rivalries in racing… Read More »

How Gran Turismo is Made: A Behind-The-Scenes Tour of Polyphony Digital

At the most recent Gran Turismo World Tour event in Tokyo, I had the opportunity to tour Polyphony Digital’s studios to see exactly how Gran Turismo is made. Of course,… Read More »