Car Culture

LEGO and Lamborghini Reveal 3,700-piece, $380 Sian Kit

If you’re after one of the 63 Lamborghini Sian FKP 37 models, but can neither afford the price nor the wait for Sant’Agata to actually start building them, there’s a… Read More »

Kazunori Yamauchi Reveals How Ruf Came to Gran Turismo

Famed niche German car manufacturer Ruf has released a new documentary film covering its 80-year history. The “Love at the Red Line” film tells the rather unusual story of the… Read More »

Bugatti Designer Reveals a Shelved Second Vision GT Concept

Gran Turismo’s ‘Vision Gran Turismo’ project has provided us with many weird and wonderful cars. Since the scheme first started, back with 2013’s Gran Turismo 6, we’ve seen automotive brands… Read More »

Kiwi Car Thieves Stage a Real-Life Gone in 60 Seconds

A gang of car thieves in New Zealand have staged a brazen car heist of a barely believable magnitude. Apparently working in teams, the crew made off with almost 100… Read More »

Subaru's "STI Turismo" Ad Shows Gran Turismo With Added Realism

Subaru has given us a glimpse into one possible Gran Turismo future with an unusual promotional video. The clip is part of the worldwide “Stay Home” message campaign, and features… Read More »

Knight Rider's KITT Crowned as World Cup of TV Cars Winner

It’s official. After 5,000 votes cast across the past month, GTPlanet’s users and social media followers have decided that the greatest ever TV car is a Pontiac. The winning car,… Read More »

This Guy's Gaming Rig is a Real, Full-Size MINI Cooper S

When racing games become a serious hobby there’s all manner of equipment you can buy to enhance your experience and ability. There’s fancy wheels and pedals, games-oriented displays, and driving… Read More »

The Amuse Carbon R is a $1m Piece of Gran Turismo Lore You Can Buy Right Now

Although it didn’t top our staff poll for best Gran Turismo game, GT4 is nonetheless among the best — and best-remembered. Like GT2, its large and wild car list introduced… Read More »

Rolls-Royce Wants You to Design the Luxury Car of the Future (if You're a Kid)

If you’re stuck indoors with your kids right now, and need something for them to do, Rolls-Royce might have the answer to your prayers. The Rolls-Royce Young Designer Competition is… Read More »

The Learmousine Might Be The World's Oddest Road-Legal Car - and You Can Buy It

File this one under “this is obviously an April Fool’s joke” if you like, but it isn’t. Meet the 42-foot (13-meter) long Learmousine, possibly the most inexplicable car we’ve ever… Read More »

What's the Greatest Ever TV Car? Have Your Say in Our World Cup of TV Cars!

A little while ago, we wondered what the greatest ever movie car was. It came off the back of an odd poll in a press release from Hyundai and we… Read More »

LEGO Fast and Furious Charger Lets You Live Your Life a 1x4 Brick at a Time

If you’re a Fast and Furious franchise fan, you might be down in the dumps right now. As well as finding yourself cooped up indoors, the latest entry in the… Read More »

Ford Wants Gamers to Design Its New Car

If you’ve ever fancied yourself as a bit of a car designer, Ford’s got an interesting project in the works. Ford of Europe wants gamers to design it a brand… Read More »

This is What an $80m Driving Simulator Looks Like

If you’re a serious sim-racing enthusiast, there’s a good chance that what you use to play is worth as much as a used car. Steering wheel peripherals, driving rigs, and… Read More »

Here's the Official Trailer for Season 2 of Netflix's F1 Drive to Survive

Even for people who aren’t fans of F1, Netflix’s F1: Drive to Survive was a must-watch in 2019. The no holds barred documentary of the 2018 season saw Box to… Read More »

Fast and Furious 9 Trailer Shows the Franchise Isn't Slowing Down

After an impressive build-up, the Fast 9 official trailer has finally landed and it’s thrown up quite a few surprises. Flick the end to see the trailer yourself, or read… Read More »