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GTPlanet's 2017 Racing Game Predictions

To say that 2017 is a good year for racing games would be an understatement. We’ve already had DiRT 4 and F1 2017 from the house of Codemasters and this… Read More »

We Visit the Bonneville Salt Flats for Speed Week 2017

Like many of you, we’ve taken to Route X in Gran Turismo 6 in a quest to fuel our need for speed. But, what if there was a place where… Read More »

Revisiting F1 2016: How F1 2017 Can Top It

With the clock winding down until F1 2017‘s release, we’ve decided to take a look at last year’s game. Particularly, what it did right, what it could have done better,… Read More »

Super Monaco GP: The Golden Years

For this installment of Mirror Mode, we celebrate the upcoming release of F1 2017 with a look back at one of the most influential F1 games of all time. Thirty… Read More »

Why You'll Never See a Gran Turismo Remaster

Something pretty remarkable is set to happen this fall, when Nintendo releases the SNES Classic Edition. No, it’s not that you won’t be able to buy one, nor is it… Read More »

Time Attack Down Under with GTPlanet Member Nick Winsor

Welcome back to GTPlanet’s Member Motorsports Spotlight. I’m a GTPlanet forum member and sim racer with a passion for real life motorsports. You can read all about my motor racing… Read More »

Colin McRae Rally 2.0: Worthy of the Name

For Mirror Mode’s third installment, we take a look back at one of the PlayStation’s most influential sim racers: Colin McRae Rally 2.0.

Turbo Brick Racing With GTPlanet Member Mark Krueger

Welcome back to GTPlanet’s Member Motorsports Spotlight. I’m a GTPlanet forum member and sim racer with a passion for real life motorsports. Next weekend, I will be racing in the… Read More »

Weekly Rewind: Gran Turismo Sport Arrives Sooner Than Expected

It isn’t everyday when the idea of being wrong about something excites you. That “something” refers to the release date of Gran Turismo Sport. Believed to hit store shelves in November… Read More »

Weekly Rewind: A New Breed of Racing Game

The E3 hype has finally elapsed, bringing things back down to their normal levels. This year will prove itself to be plenty expensive when it comes to racing games, beginning… Read More »

The Six Mainline Gran Turismo Games, Ranked Worst to Best

We’ve ranked the six main installments of the franchise in order of greatness. Fair warning: there will be disagreements.

How Bleem Made Gran Turismo 2 a Better Driving Simulator

The story of an ambitious startup that battled Sony and broke the rules to make one of the greatest racing games of all time even better.

Introducing the GTPlanet Member Motorsports Spotlight Series

Welcome to a new recurring series, the GTPlanet Member Motorsports Spotlight. Most of us are here for a common reason, our love of sim racing. Sim racing is an accessible… Read More »

Weekly Rewind: Spending Time with 2017's Racing Games

This year’s E3 may have come to a close but the event is still fresh in our minds. This year’s expo proved one thing: the remainder of 2017 is going… Read More »

The Beautiful Letdown of Auto Modellista

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s new series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. For our second installment, we’re revisiting one of the most unique sixth-generation driving titles: Auto Modellista. UPDATE: an… Read More »

Weekly Rewind: This Year's E3 Proved 2017 Will Be Expensive

This year’s E3 has come and gone with all the excitement one would expect. For racing game fans, the message was clear: prepare your wallet, as you’ll be spoiled for… Read More »