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Interview: Jann Mardenborough on Joining the Nissan LMP1 Program
Interviews Mar 2nd, 2015 by Jordan

The 2012 GT Academy champion talks about his preparations for competing at the highest level at Le Mans.

Gran Turismo 6 Updates, Ayrton Senna, the Lunar Rover, & More: Kazunori Yamauchi Interview
Gran Turismo 6 Interviews Dec 7th, 2013 by Jordan

Kazunori Yamauchi discusses the future of GT6, his past with Ayrton Senna, the PS4, and why the Lunar Rover is in the game.

Kazunori Yamauchi on His First Car Accident, Automotive Culture in America, & More
Interviews Oct 7th, 2013 by Jordan

The Gran Turismo creator shared a wide range of perspectives and life experiences in a collection of interviews from the Jalopnik Film Festival.

Kazunori Yamauchi Talks GT Awards, GT Academy, and Motorsports with GTChannel
Interviews Videos Nov 21st, 2012 by Jordan

Kazunori sits down with Formula D champion Daijiro Yoshihara for a video interview with GTChannel.

Gran Turismo’s Engine Sounds, Drag Racing, the DeltaWing, & More: Kazunori Yamauchi’s 2012 GTPlanet Interview
Interviews Nov 4th, 2012 by Jordan

Kazunori Yamauchi hints at his future plans for the Gran Turismo series, while addressing frequent complaints and questions about GT5.

Kazunori Talks About Gran Turismo’s Beginnings in PistonHeads Interview
Interviews Sep 1st, 2012 by Jordan

Gran Turismo’s creator opens up about developing the first game in the series.

More Gran Turismo 5 DLC Confirmed by Kazunori Yamauchi
Gran Turismo 5 Interviews Jul 1st, 2012 by Jordan

More new content is headed to GT5 due to player feedback, as confirmed by Kazunori Yamauchi at GameLab 2012.

Kazunori Yamauchi Discusses Mobile Gaming, Formula 1 Licensing at GameLab 2012
Interviews Polyphony Digital Jun 28th, 2012 by Jordan

Kazunori Yamauchi reveals Polyphony Digital’s attempt to create an F1 title and his thoughts on the future of gaming.

GT Academy Silverstone: Post-Race Interview
GT Academy Interviews Motorsport Jun 4th, 2012 by Famine

With access to the pitlane during this weekend’s Blancpain Endurance Series race, GTPlanet was able to get a few words from Jann Mardenborough – GT Academy’s newest professional driver.

GT Academy: GTPlanet interviews Jann Mardenborough
GT Academy Interviews May 4th, 2012 by Famine

As the 2012 Academy goes live, GTPlanet grabs a short interview with reigning European GT Academy champion Jann Mardenborough about life beyond the Real Driving Simulator.

Bryan Heitkotter Interviewed by
GT Academy Interviews Jan 1st, 2012 by Jordan

The U.S. GT Academy sits down for an in-depth one-on-one video interview with Darin Gangi.

Gran Turismo 5’s Data Logger Soon Available to Consumers
Gran Turismo 5 Interviews Dec 5th, 2011 by Jordan

Re-create real-world laps with GT5’s new lap visualization technology, soon available to consumers in 2012.

RJN Principal Bob Neville on GT Academy’s Past, Present, & Future
GT Academy Interviews Nov 29th, 2011 by Synwraith

RJN Motorsport team principal Bob Neville discusses the team’s prospects for the Dubai 24 Hour race, the development of this year’s winners, and the GT Academy programme as a whole.

GTPlanet Interviews GT Academy 2011 Champions Bryan Heitkotter & Jann Mardenborough
GT Academy Interviews Nov 29th, 2011 by Synwraith

The newest GT Academy champions discuss their past, present, and their future in the upcoming 24 Hours of Dubai.

Gran Turismo 5 DLC Hits One Million Downloads in Two Weeks
Gran Turismo 5 Interviews Nov 21st, 2011 by Jordan

GT5’s first batch of new content is a hit with fans, having already received over 1 million downloads.

GTPlanet’s Kazunori Yamauchi Interview at SEMA 2011: Standard Cars, DLC, and the Future of Polyphony Digital
Interviews Polyphony Digital Nov 7th, 2011 by Jordan

Kazunori talks with GTPlanet to discuss GT5 and the future of the GT series.

Interview with European GT Academy Winner Jann Mardenborough
GT Academy Interviews Jun 21st, 2011 by Jordan

An inside look at the GT Academy European Finals from the winner’s perspective.

Interview With a US GT Academy Silverstone Finalist
GT Academy Interviews May 29th, 2011 by Jordan

Find out what it’s like to make it to the final stage of GT Academy USA, kicking off next week at Silverstone in England.

Kazunori Wanted “Another 2 Years” for GT5 Development
Gran Turismo 5 Interviews Apr 19th, 2011 by Jordan

Kazunori acknowledges some of GT5’s criticisms and reveals he still wanted more time to finish the game.

Kazunori Yamauchi: “Things Are Just Getting Started”
Gran Turismo 5 Interviews Videos Dec 6th, 2010 by Jordan

Yamauchi confirms that GT5 may be “done”, but “really, things are just getting started” in an interview with Red Bull “Play!”.

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