Next Gran Turismo 5 Update Coming February 18th

Gran Turismo 5 190 February 12, 2011 by

Mark your calendars! Kazunori Yamauchi has just announced via Twitter the next update will be made available for Gran Turismo 5 this coming Friday, February 18th. Via Google Translator:

In the next update. What day 18 February. RT @ driftlover35r: @ Kaz_Yamauchi PP scheme is implemented or when? Have the sameadvantage in torque power difference, I get the penalty.

As you can see, Kazunori also appears to confirm the return of the “Performance Points” system used to benchmark cars in GT5 Prologue may be returning to GT5.

In addition to new features and bug fixes, this will have an effect on the start of the third round of GT Academy USA, originally slated to begin February 14th but postponed until after this update has been issued. Thanks to everyone who sent this in so quickly – stay tuned for more!

GT5 Photomode image by s12ken.

More Posts On...

The original comments for this post are no longer available.

Russian Gran Turismo Players Caught Up in Government Block of Messaging App

GTPlanet Test Drives: Gran Turismo Sport's Audi Vision GTs

Another Chance to Buy the Alfa 4C Gr.3 Road Car in This Week's GT Sport Mileage Exchange

Did Polyphony Digital Just Accidentally Reveal a New Car Class for GT Sport?

Amalgam Collection's 1:8 Scale McLaren Ultimate VGT Will Set You Back $7,400

Kazunori Yamauchi Re-Confirms Additional GT Sport Cars and Tracks Incoming

The Next Gran Turismo Probably Won't Be GT Sport 2

GTPlanet GT Sport Photo Mode Competition 14 Now Open