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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 »

DiRT 4 Review: The Generator Generation

DiRT 4 always faced a challenging road to release. After the immensely successful DiRT Rally, Codemasters now had two sets of fan to please: the thrill-loving mainline series fans and those… 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 »

Weekly Rewind: E3 Will Be the Ultimate Showcase of What's Coming in 2017

It’s that time again, we’re coming up on the biggest gaming event of the year. Of course we’re referring to E3. Whether it be a breadth of games or new… Read More »

The Six Things We Can't Wait to See at E3 2017

It sort of snuck up on us — we’ve been a little busy with a massive project, you see — but E3 2017 is nearly here. As we predicted back… Read More »

Mirror Mode: Sega's GT Killer That Never Was

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s new series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. For our first installment, we’re taking a look back at one of the competitors Gran Turismo inspired during the… Read More »

The Importance of Original Tracks in Racing Games

We make the case for the continued inclusion of fantasy tracks in the racing genre.

GT Sport Soundtrack Recorded at Famous AIR Studios in London

What do Gran Turismo, the Beatles, and Cabin In The Woods have in common?

GTPlanet Weekly Rewind: Project Scorpio Sets New Standards for Console Gaming

The tech behind Project Scorpio is finally discussed at-length, more cars are revealed for Project CARS 2, and more in this week’s Rewind.

GTPlanet Weekly Rewind: The 2017 Season of F1 Guarantees a New Champion

On the weekend of the inaugural race of the 2017 F1 season we touch base on everything that’s happened this week, and more in this week’s Rewind.

GTPlanet Weekly Rewind: The GT Sport Closed Beta Offers Players a Reprieve

Geneva Motor Show madness, an analyst forecasts the PS5 for 2018, GT Sport is getting a closed beta, and more in this week’s Rewind.

Pursuing World Record Lap Times in Assetto Corsa

In this week’s Spotlight we’re along for the journey as one user is determined to set world record lap times in Assetto Corsa.