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Darren Cox Leaves Nissan – What’s the Future for GT Academy?
GT Academy Motorsport Nov 7th, 2015 by Andrew E.

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

2014 GT Academy Champ Gaetan Paletou Scores First ELMS LMP3 Victory
Motorsport Oct 18th, 2015 by Jordan G.

A GT Academy champion stands atop the podium in his first year as a European Le Mans Series racer.

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Justin Wilson Charity Auctions Includes GT Academy Items
GT Academy Motorsport Oct 9th, 2015 by Kyle P.

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

Polyphony Digital Releases “Fascination Nürburgring: 24 Hours of Passion” Video
Motorsport Sep 26th, 2015 by Jordan G.

Relive the atmosphere, drama, and excitement of the 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours.

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GT Academy’s Wolfgang Reip Wins Blancpain Endurance Series PRO Driver’s Championship
Motorsport Sep 21st, 2015 by Jordan G.

A GT Academy champion takes home the trophy in the biggest GT championship in the world – the Blancpain Endurance Series.

Mardenborough Makes GP2 Switch At Monza
GT Academy Motorsport Sep 5th, 2015 by Andrew E.

Another step up for the British GT Academy winner!

GT Academy Racing Roundup: Heroic Heitkotter & Stressful Spa
GT Academy Motorsport Aug 6th, 2015 by Andrew E.

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

F1 Prodigy Max Verstappen Makes The Switch – to Sim Racing!
Motorsport Aug 2nd, 2015 by Andrew E.

The youngest ever driver and points scorer in F1 does a reverse GT Academy, by signing for a sim racing team…

Nicolas Hammann: Mid-Race Season Update
GT Academy Motorsport Jul 25th, 2015 by Wardez

Nicolas Hammann gives us a rundown on his recent landmark drive in Russia along with news on his future prospects in the US!

2015 Spa 24 Hours: Preview, Live Streams, Schedule & Discussion
GT Academy Motorsport Jul 24th, 2015 by Andrew E.

GT Academy’s graduates and the NISMO athletes take on another 24 hour race – but they’re not the only ones in action this weekend

GT Academy Graduates Back in Action in ELMS
GT Academy Motorsport Jul 10th, 2015 by Andrew E.

The world’s most famous gamers suit up for another weekend of racing!

More Silverware For GT Academy Alumni
GT Academy Motorsport Jun 29th, 2015 by Andrew E.

It’s another summer of #eatsleepRACErepeat – and Bryan Heitkotter and Lucas Ordonez are taking it to heart…

North American GT Academy Champ Nic Hammann Heads to Russia for Blancpain Endurance Series
Motorsport Jun 24th, 2015 by Jordan G.

The 2014 North American GT Academy winner is headed to Russia to compete in the Blancpain Endurance Series.

LE CASTELLET, France (June 21, 2015) – Nissan’s Alex Buncombe (GB), Katsumasa Chiyo (JAP) and Wolfgang Reip (BEL) took a commanding victory in Saturday’s 1000km Blancpain Endurance Series race, which ran into the night at Paul Ricard in France.  This was the first overall Blancpain Endurance Series win for Nissan and the best possible warm up for next month’s Spa 24 Hours for Nissan GT Academy Team RJN.
Wolfgang Reip Scores Blancpain Endurance Series Win at Paul Ricard
Motorsport Jun 23rd, 2015 by Jordan G.

The GT Academy champion scored a big win at the 1000km Blancpain race last weekend, while Jann Mardenborough scored more points in GP3.

GT Academy Graduates Survive a Tough, Humbling Weekend at Le Mans
Motorsport Jun 15th, 2015 by Jordan G.

Lucas Ordonez, Jann Mardenborough, and Mark Shulzhitskiy faced a tough battle in the world’s most competitive endurance race.

Le Mans 24 Hours Live!
GT Academy Motorsport Jun 13th, 2015 by Andrew E.

Stay up to date with the biggest race in the world with GTPlanet’s live blog!

2015 Le Mans 24 Hours: Preview, Live Streams, Schedules, & Discussion
GT Academy Motorsport Jun 12th, 2015 by Andrew E.

Follow the biggest race in the world with GTPlanet as GT Academy steps up to take on the top class…

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Win Tickets to the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed with GT Academy & GTPlanet
GT Academy Motorsport Online Competitions Jun 8th, 2015 by Andrew E.

Attend one of the world’s most famous celebrations of motoring with this competition exclusive to GTPlanet – and book your Race Camp place with the GT Academy live event!

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Jann Mardenborough and Zack Eakin Discuss the Nissan GT-R LM with Jay Leno
Interviews Motorsport Jun 5th, 2015 by Scaff

Jann Mardenborough and Zack Eakin Discuss the Nissan GT-R LM Nismo with Jay Leno. Get an in-depth look at the decisions that gave birth to this remarkable car.

GT Academy’s Drivers Secure Podium Finishes on Three Continents
GT Academy Motorsport May 25th, 2015 by Andrew E.

It’s the fastest weekend of the year, and this year GT Academy’s graduates have been busy across the globe to make for a successful Speed Sunday.

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