GT Academy

From Gamer To Racer... For B-Spec?

Polyphony Digital already has a great track record when it comes to making racers out of gamers, and now its AI is next in line.

Life After GT Academy: Paletou in Ginetta LMP3, Reip Joins Bentley Boys

Two GTA grads move beyond the Nissan family for the 2016 season

GT Academy 2016 Launch Event in Egypt Hints at Format Change

It’s looking like another year of changes for GT Academy, and we’re not just talking about the Nissan Sunny…

Hard Weekend for Heitkotter in St. Petersburg

Rounds 3 and 4 of the Pirelli World Challenge provide solid scoring opportunities amongst the carnage

Nissan Begins Blancpain Defense With Paul Ricard Test

GT Academy Team RJN continue their development programme with the GT-R NISMO GT3 as the racing season rapidly approaches.

Heitkotter Kicks Off Pirelli World Challenge Season With Podium Finish

The 2011 GT Academy grad starts 2016 with a strong showing for the GT-R at Circuit of the Americas.

Nissan Announces Motorsport Programmes for 2016

The Japanese racing powerhouse announces a packed calendar for the upcoming season, as they aim to defend a tally of nine international championships.

Nissan Confirm Bathurst 12 Hour Lineup

Nissan select their three drivers for the 2016 Bathurst 12 Hour, as the GT-R NISMO GT3 goes for back-to-back overall wins.

Nissan Pulls The Plug On LM P1 Program

Nissan’s innovative Le Mans project is cancelled before turning a wheel in 2016

Matt Simmons Impresses, Fast-Tracked Into Nissan's GT3 Program

The 2015 Australian GT Academy winner will drive a GT-R in next year’s Blancpain Endurance Series.

Darren Cox Leaves Nissan - What's the Future for GT Academy?

One of the creators and biggest supporters of GT Academy moves on, but will the famous gamer-to-racer program survive?

Eurosport's "Back to Basics" Takes In-Depth Look at GT Academy Program

GT Academy Oct 26, 2015 by Jordan Greer

A new 20-part series on Eurosport goes behind-the-scenes of the GT Academy program.

Romain Sarazin Crowned GT Academy 2015 European Champion

GT Academy 8 Oct 12, 2015 by Kyle Patrick

The 21-year old Frenchman beats out 56 other competitors in Abu Dhabi for the Nissan contract.

Justin Wilson Charity Auctions Includes GT Academy Items

A day at Race Camp and a watch worn by Jann are both up for auction in support of the late racing driver.

GT Academy 2015 EU Race Camp Kicks Off in Abu Dhabi with Adrian Newey

GT Academy 8 Oct 5, 2015 by Jordan Greer

GT Academy debuts in its new home, the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi, as the European regional finals kick off this week.

Mardenborough Makes GP2 Switch At Monza

Another step up for the British GT Academy winner!

GT Academy 2015: Last UK Wildcard Event Announced

GT Academy 1 Aug 24, 2015 by Andrew Evans

UK resident? Eligible for GT Academy but not qualified this year? Here’s one more chance!

Jose Gerard Policarpio Wins GT Academy Asia 2015

GT Academy 6 Aug 21, 2015 by Andrew Evans

Seven days of competition sees the man from the Philippines take the ultimate prize!

GT Academy 2015: Matthew Simmons Crowned International Region Champ

GT Academy 10 Aug 12, 2015 by Kyle Patrick

The 26 year old Australian has emerged victorious from this year’s International Race Camp at Silverstone.

GT Academy Racing Roundup: Heroic Heitkotter & Stressful Spa

The NISMO athletes toil at Stavelot, while Heitkotter hits the podium three times in two races in Ohio!