Car Culture

The Long Goodbye: My 700 Mile Road Trip to Drive the Nurburgring

Watch a Nurburgring Instructor Navigate a 7-Minute Lap Blindfolded

We’re all guilty of saying it, or something like it. “I know this road so well I could drive it blindfolded”. It’s a phrase that Misha Charoudin has taken very… Read More »

Ford Launches 'Fordzilla' Esports Team

If we were to start telling you how big esports is, we’d be preaching to the choir. Almost everyone is getting on-board with the message these days, right up to… Read More »

1931 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Zagato Wins 2019 Gran Turismo Trophy at Pebble Beach

It’s one of the great pre-war classic cars and, thanks to recognition in California, it may be immortalized in a future version of Gran Turismo. This year’s Gran Turismo Trophy… Read More »

F1 Drive to Survive Will Return to Netflix for Season 2 in 2020

Formula One has confirmed that Netflix has renewed documentary series F1: Drive to Survive for a second season. The streaming platform released the ten-episode first season, from the production team… Read More »

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

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 »

Ten Things You Must See at the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is arguably the biggest public celebration of motoring in the world. For four days each year, the Duke of Richmond’s famous family residence, Goodwood House,… Read More »

A Woman Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup and It's Awesome

Forget what you may or may not have heard of Tesla’s recent electric pickup truck promises. One Model 3 owner has already beat the Californian company to the punch, transforming… Read More »

YouTuber Modifies Financed BMW M4, Now BMW Wants Its Money Back

If you like driving the newest car you can get your hands on, new car finance is a wonderful thing. Leasing a car this way allows you to spread some… Read More »

The Ford v. Ferrari Trailer Is Here and Now We Can't Wait for November

After it showed off the movie’s poster last week, Fox has released the first trailer for Ford v. Ferrari. The movie, starring Christian Bale and Matt Damon, will focus on the… Read More »

The Ford v. Ferrari Movie Will Be Hollywood's Take on the Epic Rivalry

Racing films are few and far between. But car enthusiasts will get to see one of the most famous stories in the automotive world play out on the silver screen… Read More »

Getting to Drive the Awesome Audi RS 3 LMS in Real Life

The last few weeks have been amongst the busiest I can remember. Between commentary, video making and incredible real-life driving opportunities, time to sit down and write has been limited.… Read More »

The Citroën 2CV Sahara Is the Quirky French Off-Roader That Took on Africa

France knows a thing or two about unusual and quirky cars. However, for this week’s Want, we might have found the oddest French car around. Called the Citroën 2CV Sahara,… Read More »

Igor Fraga and Kazunori Yamauchi Team Up for Mille Miglia Drive

Igor Fraga is taking a break from collecting podiums on the race track — digitally and physically — to take part in the historic Mille Miglia. Not only that, he’ll… Read More »

Hamburg's Prototyp Museum is the Coolest Car Shrine You've (Probably) Never Heard Of

Nurburgring. Stuttgart. Munich. These are the locations that first come to mind when you think of car-lover destinations in Germany. Not Hamburg. So no, Germany’s second-largest city wasn’t what we… Read More »

Own A Piece of GT Academy History With This Nissan GT-R GT3

Welcome to the 100th edition of the Wednesday Want! To celebrate in style we are once again bringing you a piece of Gran Turismo history. However, unlike the Art Morrison… Read More »

NASCAR's Millennial Mustang is Extra Try-Hard

Making idle bets on Twitter is never a good idea. This is something that Busch Beer — the official beer of NASCAR (because that’s a thing) — forgot when it… Read More »