Author: Jordan Greer


28,000 Sq. Ft Gran Turismo Theater Built for FIA EMEA Regional Finals in Madrid

We’re just a few days away from the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, & Africa) Regional Finals for the FIA GT Sport Championship, and details about the event in Madrid, Spain,… Read More »

GT Sport Update 1.28 Released: New Track, New Cars, New Events, & More

The last week has been pretty exciting for Gran Turismo Sport players, and it all comes to a head today with the launch of the game’s latest update, version 1.28. Weighing in… Read More »

Dakar 18 Now Available on PS4, Xbox, & Steam

It’s been a long time since we saw a game featuring the world’s most grueling race, but Bigmoon Entertainment has finally brought the challenge back into our living rooms. After… Read More »

GT Sport's 1.28 Update Arrives Tomorrow With Fuji Speedway & Nine New Cars

A new trailer for the upcoming 1.28 update for Gran Turismo Sport hit the web today, and it reveals even more new cars that are set to arrive in the game while… Read More »

DiRT Rally "2.0" Teased on Social Media By Codemasters & FIA World Rallycross

Just a week after Codemasters published (and then pulled) a mysterious pizza website full of references to Colin McRae and Petter Solberg, we’ve got a more overt teaser in the form… Read More »

GT Sport's Austrian World Tour Event Showed How Good Racing Esports Can Be

If you’ve been following GTPlanet and the world of sim-racing for a while, you have seen your fair share of competitive racing esports events. Following GT Academy, there has been… Read More »

17 Years Later, The Porsche 911 GT3 (996) Car Is Finally Coming to Gran Turismo

The latest Gran Turismo Sport “World Tour” event has been quite a show in Salzburg, Austria today. In addition to some great racing, Polyphony Digital used the live stream to show off… Read More »

Live Stream: Gran Turismo Sport World Tour at Red Bull Hangar 7

A group of the fastest Gran Turismo Sport players from around the world have descended on Salzburg, Austria this weekend to compete in Polyphony Digital’s second “World Tour” exhibition event… Read More »

Polyphony Digital Is Experimenting With Procedurally Generated Cars

As we recently reported, Polyphony Digital has published slides from two presentations given by employees at CEDEC 2018 in Tokyo. The first covered “Iris”, the ray-tracing lighting system developed in-house… Read More »

Polyphony Digital Reveals GT Sport's "Iris" Ray Tracing System at CEDEC 2018

Since Polyphony Digital first launched Gran Turismo, the company has been creating some of the most graphically impressive titles in the video game industry. Detailed car models and beautiful lighting… Read More »

Assetto Corsa Competizione Early Access Pricing, Dates, & Roadmap Revealed

Kunos Simulazioni has published their official development roadmap and early access release schedule for their new title, Assetto Corsa Competizione. Early access begins on September 12, for €24.99 on Steam. That’s pretty… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Update 1.26 Released, Brings Fanatec Updates & Bug Fixes

Polyphony Digital has just released a new update for Gran Turismo Sport. Weighing in at just 138MB, update 1.26 does not bring any new content, but focuses on minor tweaks and… Read More »

The Next GT Sport "World Tour" Event Will Be in Austria, September 20-23

The next Gran Turismo Sport “World Tour” event will be held in Austria, at Red Bull’s famous “Hangar 7”, between September 20 and the 23. The first World Tour event was held… Read More »

Dakar 18 Gets New Release Date: September 25

We’re about to enter a pretty busy season for racing game releases over the next few weeks, but you’ll have to wait just a bit longer to get your hands… Read More »

"The Prototype" by Sam Mitani Is A Gran Turismo-Inspired Thriller

I first met Sam Mitani in London’s Heathrow airport. We were there for Gran Turismo’s 15th Anniversary — the blowout event which saw the announcement of Gran Turismo 6 — and we… Read More »

GT Academy Champion Nick McMillen Launches MotorsportsCoach.com

Since he was crowned U.S. GT Academy champion back in 2013, it has been a busy five years for Nick McMillen. After scoring a class victory at the 24 Hours… Read More »

Sim-Racing Deal Alert: Save 50% On Thrustmaster T-GT & T150 Wheels

Electronics retailer Newegg is hosting a special deal on select video games and gaming accessories today. You can find the full list of eligible items here. In terms of racing… Read More »

Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes W08 F1 Car Is Coming to Gran Turismo Sport

Kazunori Yamauchi dropped a bomb on the Gran Turismo community early this morning, tweeting a batch of teaser images that offer a closer look at the open-wheel car coming to GT… Read More »

Buy & Sell Hardware in GTPlanet's New Sim-Racing Trading Post

GTPlanet is proud to host the largest forum dedicated to sim-racing hardware, and starting today, it’s about to get even better: we’re opening up our Trading Post forum to everyone,… Read More »

1-Day Sale: 15% Off Games, Consoles, & Sim-Racing Hardware on eBay

eBay’s back at it again with the crazy sales: “everything” on the site is available, today only, at a 15% discount (up to $100) until 9:00pm Pacific Time tonight, June… Read More »