Tag: World Tour


GT Sport World Tour Nurburgring Cancelled, FIA Season Postponed to April

Another major sporting event has fallen victim to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, this time in the world of esports. GT Sport‘s second World Tour 2020 event, scheduled to take place… Read More »

Nurburgring Postpones 24 Hour Race, Casts Doubt on GT Sport World Tour Event

Motorsports 3 Mar 18, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus disease COVID-19 across Europe are stepping up a notch this week, impacting more of our favorite events. This time it’s the… Read More »

Gran Turismo's Sydney Event Set a New Standard for Racing Esports

It’s easy to watch the latest Gran Turismo World Tour events and forget just how far the FIA-certified championship has come. The 2018 EMEA Regional Finals in Madrid, in particular,… Read More »

Takuma Miyazono Wins World Tour Sydney in a Thrilling Photo Finish

Japanese driver Takuma Miyazono has taken his first World Tour win with a victory in Sydney that could barely be any closer. Miyazono took the checkered flag by a margin… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships World Tour Sydney (Nations Cup)

It’s the final day of the first GT Sport World Tour of the year in Sydney, and that can only mean one thing: the Nations Cup final. There’s plenty hanging… Read More »

BMW Dominates Manufacturer Series in Gran Turismo World Tour Sydney Event

The BMW team of Nicolas Rubilar, Coque Lopez, and Randall Haywood put on a dominating performance at the first Gran Turismo World Tour event of 2020. Starting on pole in… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships World Tour Sydney (Manufacturer Series)

It’s the first final of a new GT Sport FIA Certified Online Champion season, and we’re sure to be in for a good one. Barely three months has passed since… Read More »

Tickets for Gran Turismo's Sydney World Tour Event Nearly Sold Out

If you need any more convincing that live racing esports is gaining momentum, here’s something for you: public tickets for Gran Turismo’s opening World Tour event of 2020 — the… Read More »

Gran Turismo World Tour Sydney Preview: New Season, New Horizons, New Champion?

It barely seems like three months since we were all in Monaco, watching Mikail Hizal lay waste to the best drivers in the world, but here we are. The GT… Read More »

GT Sport World Tour 2020 Sydney Confirmed for February 15-16

It’s time to mark your calendars and start your virtual engines, the GT Sport World Tour is back! While we may have had a sneak preview of where and when… Read More »

Gran Turismo 2020 World Tour to Launch in Sydney, Australia, Feb. 14-16

Details have just slipped out regarding the first Gran Turismo World Tour of the 2020 FIA-Certified Online Championships. For the first time ever, the World Tour will visit Australia, with… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Monaco World Final (Manufacturer Series)

Yesterday’s stunning Nations Cup semi-final action is now in the history books, and it’s time to turn our attention to the Manufacturer Series for Saturday. Three races stand between our… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Monaco World Final (Nations Cup Semi-Final)

After nine months of competition, we’re now at the final stages. Events get underway Friday November 22 with the Nations Cup Semi-Finals. As suits a grand final, the proceedings in… Read More »

Igor Fraga vs. Mikail Hizal: The World Final Rematch We've Been Waiting For

Everything changed at the 2018 FIA GTC World Finals. We didn’t realize it at the time, but we were witnessing the birth of one of the great rivalries in racing… Read More »

GTPlanet's Gran Turismo World Tour Driver Rankings: November 2019 Edition

So this is it. All the racing’s been done, all the preparations made, and this weekend the world’s best Gran Turismo Sport drivers will meet in Monaco. They’re all chasing… Read More »

Ryota Kokubun Takes World Tour Tokyo Title in a Last-Lap Shootout

Local driver Ryota Kokubun has come through a rather chaotic event in Tokyo to claim the final automatic spot at the World Final in Monaco. The Japanese driver, and Asia… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (Nations Cup)

After the excitement of yesterday’s Manufacturer Series, today it’s every man for himself at the GT Sport World Tour event in Tokyo. The Nations Cup here is one last chance… Read More »

Porsche Takes Last-Gasp Victory in GT Sport World Tour Tokyo Manufacturer Series

Porsche has won the GT Sport World Tour Tokyo Manufacturer Series, in a thrilling final two laps. The German brand has become the fifth different manufacturer to win a Manufacturer… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (GR Supra GT Cup and Manufacturer Series)

Tokyo provides one last chance for the three-man manufacturer teams to claim silverware before the grand final in Monaco next month. The action gets underway on Saturday morning local time,… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (Vision GT Presentation and Pro-Am Race)

This weekend sees the last of the GT Sport World Tour live events before November’s big final in Monaco. In just a couple of days, we’ll know who the final… Read More »