Stick Shifts Make Up Less Than 4% of New Car Purchases, Can You #SaveTheManual?

For auto enthusiasts in the US, you’re probably aware of the steady decline of the manual transmission. Just how much of a downturn is a bit of an eye-opener though,… Read More »

The Grand Tour Game Gets Weekly New Content While You Watch, Launches January 15

Amazon has revealed the launch date for its game based on The Grand Tour, and it’s pretty close at hand. Available for pre-order now, The Grand Tour Game goes live… Read More »

2019 E-Race of Champions Kicks off With Invitational Live Stream Tonight

Have you ever wanted to race in a live, head-to-head autocross event from an exotic venue with the cream of the world’s motorsports talent? Well, now you can, and you… Read More »

DiRT Rally is $8.50 For the Next Day Only

Looking forward to DiRT Rally 2.0? Somehow don’t already own the original? Well you’re in luck, as it’s silly cheap for PC players right now. But you’ll need to act fast.… Read More »

The Ferrari F50 Is a Prancing Horse Surrounded by Controversy and Unjust Ire

The latest version of Gran Turismo Sport is here and with it a new crop of vehicles. Headlining the new content is the Ferrari F50, which we first got sneak peek… Read More »

Classic PS1 Title Crash Team Racing Could Get a Remaster

According to the recent wave of terrible made-for-TV holiday movies, it’s the season of miracles. So get ready for a modern-era remaster of a seminal original PlayStation racing game —… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport 1.31 Update Now Available: 7 New Cars, New Tokyo Track and More

After some of its contents found their way to the FIAGTC World Final, the latest update for GT Sport is now available for all players. The update follows the pattern that… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 December Update Now Available: New Cars, Overhauled FFB System and More

The latest update for Forza Motorsport 7 has landed on the Xbox servers. Weighing in at 404MB on the original XB1 and 794MB on the One X/PC, it brings another round… Read More »

Gear.Club Unlimited 2 Out Today on Switch: Watch the Release Trailer Here

Switch players now have another licensed car game to master. Gear.Club Unlimited 2 has landed on Nintendo’s hybrid system. Unlike its predecessor, GCU2 isn’t a mobile title ported over to consoles. Instead,… Read More »

iRacing 2019 Season 1 Update Now Available: Free Tsukuba Circuit, New Cars and More

We may be in the final few weeks of 2018, but the crew at iRacing is already looking ahead. The first update for the new year is available today, bringing… Read More »

GT Sport's Next Update Arrives This Week, Adds New Wangan Route and McLaren P1 GTR

The next content update for GT Sport is almost upon us. It’ll arrive in the early hours of Wednesday, December 5 (at least in the UTC time zone) and bring… Read More »

BMW M8 Coupe Leaked Ahead of 2019 Reveal

It rather seems that BMW is developing a bit of reputation for leaking. Not in terms of its build quality and shutlines, but of upcoming models that are supposed to… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 December Update Introduces BMW M8 GTE, Coming December 4

Turn 10 Studio has unveiled the latest free car heading to Forza Motorsport 7. This month will see the brand new 2018 BMW M8 GTE make its debut in a Forza… Read More »

W Series Announces 55-Strong Preliminary Driver Roster

When W Series announced its project earlier in the year, reactions were — to say the least — mixed. A women-only racing championship, W Series aims to find the brightest… Read More »

2020 Kia Soul Evolves the Box, Gets Sporty 201hp GT Model

With new compacts from Mazda and Toyota, Kia had a small vehicle reveal of its own at the LA Auto Show. Meet the third generation Soul. It’s hard to believe… Read More »

Porsche E-Racing Japan Will Use Gran Turismo Sport for 2019

Gran Turismo Sport will be the platform for another esport series in 2019. No, not the FIA-certified GT Championship, but Porsche’s own digital series in Japan. The announcement comes alongside… Read More »

Hey Guys, Jimmy Here!

Hey guys, Jimmy here! Some of you may be familiar with that introduction from the videos on my sim-racing YouTube channel, but if not, don’t fret. I’m GTPlanet’s newest contributing… Read More »

New 2020 Genesis G90: Korean For "Limo"

Across the globe from the busy halls of the LA Auto Show, Genesis has revealed the second generation of its flagship G90 sedan. It’s certainly a different look for the… Read More »

Fanatec's Giving Away $35,000 of Sim Racing Gear With 2018 Advent Calendar

They say it’s the season of giving. Fanatec is certainly taking this on board, as it’s announced a giveaway of one free item every day, starting now and running to… Read More »

Gear.Club Unlimited 2 Hands-On Preview

It’s hard to believe it’s already been just over one year since Eden Games ported its popular mobile racer, Gear.Club, to the Switch. With its release, Nintendo’s hybrid console received… Read More »