Author: Jordan Greer


GTPlanet's Gran Turismo World Tour Driver Rankings: August 2019 Edition

As we reach the halfway point of the 2019 FIA Gran Turismo Championship World Tour, it’s time to take a closer look at the top drivers. The big names like… Read More »

Gran Turismo's New York Event is Open to the Public, August 24-25

For the first time since the FIA GT Championship EMEA Regional Finals in Madrid last year — which I personally declared the “best Gran Turismo event, ever” — Polyphony Digital… Read More »

New Gran Turismo Partnership to be Revealed at New York Event

The Gran Turismo World Tour heads to the PlayStation Theater in New York City next week, and we are starting to learn more about what to expect from the event.… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport New Cars Leaked: Porsche 930 Turbo, Civic Type R, and More

An update to the PlayStation Store’s website has leaked the next round of cars headed to Gran Turismo Sport. The update was spotted by Twitter user GT Complete and quickly… Read More »

Gran Turismo Nurburgring World Tour Recap: Fraga Wins as Rivals Stumble

There was a lot to digest from Gran Turismo’s most recent World Tour event at the Nurburgring. It had close, unpredictable racing, it revealed some tantalizing new content for GT… Read More »

Tom Brooks, the 'Voice of GT Sport', is Restoring a Jaguar E-Type on YouTube

Car Culture 68 Jul 7, 2019 by Jordan Greer

Whether you realize it or not, if you’ve followed GTPlanet or Gran Turismo over the past few years, you have probably heard Tom Brooks. After commentating on many of our… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport 1.40 Balance of Performance (BoP) Changes Detailed

With the release of Gran Turismo Sport update 1.40 on June 27, a selection of cars in the game have seen their Balance of Performance (BoP) adjusted to equalize performance… Read More »

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

The fastest Gran Turismo players in the world are ready to face off at the Nurburgring in the latest FIA Championship World Tour event, and the stage is set for… Read More »

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

The first marquee event of the FIA-certified Gran Turismo Championships Nurburgring 2019 World Tour event begins right now! A few things have changed since the Manufacturer Series was last contested… Read More »

Live Stream: GR Supra Gran Turismo Cup Nurburgring Exhibition Match

The first live event of the Toyota-sponsored GR Supra GT Cup is about to go live. Polyphony Digital is kicking off the FIA-certified Gran Turismo Championship World Tour 2019 event… Read More »

Gran Turismo Nurburgring Event Preview: Wet-Weather Tracks, Human Drama

The FIA-certified Gran Turismo Championship is back! The next World Tour event is happening at the Nurburgring this weekend alongside the circuit’s own infamous 24-hour endurance race. The 2019 season… Read More »

Somebody Paid $101,336 For A Virtual F1 Car

Gaming 38 May 28, 2019 by Jordan Greer

An as-yet unidentified person has purchased an exclusive “virtual car” for more than $100,000 USD in an unreleased, officially-licensed Formula 1 game you have almost certainly never heard of. Wait…… Read More »

Download the Best GTPlanet Liveries in Gran Turismo Sport

GTPlanet’s forums are home to a bustling community of GT Sport Livery Editor artists, and staff member “Cytoria” regularly hosts competitions for creators of all skill levels. Last week, a special… Read More »

GT Sport Update 1.36 Released: New Cars, Manual KERS/DRS and More

The second major update of March for Gran Turismo Sport has just been released. Although it does not come with a new track — Autopolis was just introduced a few weeks… Read More »

Live Stream: Gran Turismo FIA Championship 2019 World Tour in Paris (Manufacturer Series)

The first live event of the 2019 FIA-certified Gran Turismo Championship is underway in Paris this weekend. The Manufacturer Series kicks off right now, and like last year, you can… Read More »

Assetto Corsa Competizione v0.5 Released, Brings Circuit Zolder and Emil Frey Jaguar G3

Last week, we got our first look at the stunning new screenshots of Circuit Zolder coming to Assetto Corsa Competizione, and today it arrives as a free update for everyone… Read More »

Ian Bell Mocks Soulja Boy Over Rapper's Failed Gaming Console

Gaming 190 Jan 5, 2019 by Jordan Greer

In a series of direct-reply tweets, Slightly Mad CEO Ian Bell — creator of the Project CARS series and the recently announced “Mad Box” gaming console — mocked the 28-year-old… Read More »

GT Sport's Next Update Arrives January 17 with 8 New Cars

The first update of 2019 for Gran Turismo Sport has just been confirmed by Kazunori Yamauchi in one of his famous silhouette tweets. According to the blacked-out image, eight new cars will be… Read More »

SMS to Release Free Cross-Platform Game Development Engine with "MadBox" Console

Gaming 345 Jan 5, 2019 by Jordan Greer

2019 is off to a wild start for Slightly Mad Studios and its CEO, Ian Bell, after he revealed the studio is not only working on Project CARS 3 — it is… Read More »

Gran Turismo Tech Demo: Real-Time Ray Tracing & Replay Movie Editor

Technical presentations recently published by Polyphony Digital engineers have given us a fascinating look at the work that goes on behind the scenes at the secretive development studio. Just last… Read More »