Le Mans Is Now The Ultimate Test Of Nissan's GT Academy

How effective is the GT Academy, where Nissan picks the best gamers from Gran Turismo to train and turn into real-life racing drivers? We'll see this year at Le Mans. By putting GT Academy grads in their LMP1-class race car, we'll finally see them go head-to-head with some of the best driving talent in the world. » 2/13/15 5:55pm 2/13/15 5:55pm

The Alpine Vision Gran Turismo Is The Most Interesting Digital Car Yet

While the Forza guys have the new Ford GT, the team behind Gran Turismo is busy creating more digital cars that know not silly boundaries like marketability or pedestrian safety regulations. Yet, Alpine's latest is the monoposto of our dreams with some hints of what's coming next year. » 1/28/15 8:50am 1/28/15 8:50am

Chevy Is Bringing The Chaparral Racer Of The Future To Gran Turismo 6

Got a radical idea for a concept car that's totally unfeasible in real life? No problem, just make it into a Gran Turismo Vision car. We've seen some pretty wild ones so far, but rather than just do a wild Corvette Stingray from 2050, Chevrolet is reviving a famous name from racing history — Chaparral. And that's… » 11/13/14 10:50am 11/13/14 10:50am

​GT Academy Season 4 Starts Tonight on Spike TV

For six years, Nissan's GT Academy has plucked the best, brightest, and fastest from Gran Turismo and thrust them into the real world of racing. And they've done well. Really well. For the fourth year, Spike was on hand to watch virtual racers rise up the ranks to get their shot at the big time, and the new season… » 11/07/14 9:35pm 11/07/14 9:35pm

Aston Martin May Have The Most Kickass Gran Turismo Vision Car Yet

Every automaker from Nissan to Volkswagen has been in the habit lately of unveiling Gran Turismo 6-exclusive virtual dream cars with insane designs not bound by cost or the laws of physics. Now Aston Martin is jumping into the Gran Turismo Vision arena too. Could their car be the coolest one yet? » 6/25/14 8:50am 6/25/14 8:50am

GT6 Becomes First Racing Video Game To Receive FIA Certification

Gran Turismo 6 has become the first racing video game to be officially certified by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), the leading governing body of autosport events. In fact, it's probably the first video game of any kind to receive this certification, since I don't think Mr.Do was ever officially… » 6/24/14 2:10pm 6/24/14 2:10pm

The Nissan Vision Gran Turismo Is A Glimpse Into The Beautiful Future

Nissan's addition to the Vision Gran Turismo line, already composed of some of the swoopiest supercars ever to see both real life and virtual life, just debuted. And though they're not confirming it yet, the Nissan Vision Gran Turismo might just be the basis for the next Nissan GT-R. » 6/15/14 11:56pm 6/15/14 11:56pm