How The Creator Of Gran Turismo Changed The Culture Of Speed

Back in the early 1990s when Sony was first branching out into gaming, a young designer named Kazunori Yamauchi wanted nothing more than to produce the racing game he had dreamed about since he was 15. Sony had other ideas in mind. » 1/22/14 10:40am 1/22/14 10:40am

The Toyota FT-1 Would Have 485 Horsepower If It Were Real

Toyota dropped a surprise bombshell on us with the stunning FT-1 Concept at Detroit this week, but what they didn't give us were any specs on the car. Luckily, we have Gran Turismo 6 to take care of that for us. » 1/16/14 10:00am 1/16/14 10:00am

How To Allegedly Get Practically Infinite Money In Gran Turismo 6

According to a reader, one of the quirks of Gran Turismo 6 is the ability to turn their vision cars, like the Mercedes Vision Concept, into almost infinite money by taking advantage of a pudding-esque loophole that turns a gift into sweet, sweet cash money. Here's how. » 12/12/13 1:44pm 12/12/13 1:44pm

Will The BMW M4 Be Unveiled In Gran Turismo 6 On Thursday?

When Gran Turismo 6 was launched, it was announced that the BMW M4 would make its debut in the game. And according to a few sources, that debut is coming on Thursday, which is far earlier than expected. More BMW M cars for everyone! » 12/10/13 11:50am 12/10/13 11:50am

Gran Turismo 6 vs A PC Racing Game

Normally when we show a comparison video like this, it's comparing the same game across platforms. But this one's different. It's two games across two platforms, which may sound pointless, but remember, these are driving games we're talking about. We can get away with it. » 12/09/13 7:34am 12/09/13 7:34am

Gran Turismo 6 Is Fantastic, Infuriating, Fantastically Infuriating

The 1998 Subaru 22B STI is one of my favorite cars. I immediately went and bought it in GT6, expecting an amazing experience. It drives like it's in a game from 2013. It looks like it's in a game from 1998. This is the juxtaposition that is Gran Turismo 6. » 12/06/13 10:00am 12/06/13 10:00am

The Red Bull X2014 May Be Too Fast For A Human To Drive In Real Life

The fastest racing cars today are all built to tight regulations. So what would happen if you took the best designer in Formula 1 and asked him to draw up a car with no restrictions whatsoever? This, the new Gran Turismo 6 concept from Red Bull, the X2014. » 12/02/13 3:40pm 12/02/13 3:40pm

The Mercedes Gran Turismo Vision: How The Future Makes Us Lust

The Gran Turismo Vision concept may be the first time in history an actual car has been built only for use in a video game. Unless Activsion made cinder-block racecars for the Atari Grand Prix cartridge. The result is futuristic, inspired by heritage, and absolutely stunning. » 11/20/13 4:10pm 11/20/13 4:10pm

Compare How Fast You Drive In Real Life Vs. On Gran Turismo 6

The Dec. 6 release date for Gran Turismo 6 means more and more of its details are trickling out. Now comes proof of the ability to drive where you want to drive, so to speak, and prove you're much faster at driving when you're sitting on a couch. » 11/20/13 4:00pm 11/20/13 4:00pm

Gran Turismo 6's GPS Will Let You Drive Your Favorite Real-Life Routes

When we asked you to design an awesome track for Gran Turismo 6, many of you suggested real-life routes you wished you could drive in the amazing environment of GT. Thanks to integration with a GPS mobile app, it looks like you'll be able to do just that. » 11/05/13 5:43pm 11/05/13 5:43pm

Can You Drive A Lunar Rover In Gran Turismo 6? YES!

This is the final trailer for Gran Turismo 6 before its Dec. 6 release and, seriously, this trailer packs it all in with a massive section left in for the 2014 Corvette, which incidentally, gets the Gran Turismo treatment at SEMA. » 11/04/13 5:12pm 11/04/13 5:12pm

Gran Turismo Creator Crashed His First Car At 24, Now Dreams of Peace

The man who makes the most popular racing game series of the past 15 years fell in love with cars at age three. At 24, he crashed the first car he ever had. He was driving perhaps a bit too fast that day. These days, he's wrapping up development of December's Gran Turismo 6 and proposing an interesting idea: that… » 9/20/13 10:47am 9/20/13 10:47am

New Documentary Shows How Gran Turismo's Creator Changed Gaming

Gran Turismo is celebrating an incredible 15th anniversary. Gran Turismo 6 will be in our PlayStations soon enough. And the GT Academy has transformed many gamers into pro racers. We hear about these things all the time, but we don't often hear that much about the man behind the games: Kazunori Yamauchi. » 9/20/13 9:40am 9/20/13 9:40am