SpinTires Will Bring Gran Turismo-Level Detail To An Off-Road Video Game

British software outfit Oovee has been tweaking and beta-testing their off-road simulator SpinTires for many moons. Now that the full-featured version is almost ready to go, I'm ready to believe this game might be the first and last title for ultra-realistic, aesthetically beautiful, off-road adventuring. » 5/30/14 2:14pm 5/30/14 2:14pm

Ever Wonder Why Japanese Trains Aren't Late? Here's Why.

Trains in Japan are incredibly punctual. Being on time is counted down to the centiseconds. And unless there's an accident, Japanese trains simply are not late. » 3/20/14 6:15am 3/20/14 6:15am

19 Things Gran Turismo 6 MUST Improve On Over GT5

Alright, I know I'm behind on giving a comment on the newest and much talked about install of Gran Turismo, due Q4 this year should we trust it's developers. This time apparently, they're on schedule and it won't be delayed into the next era of humanity. They say... » 6/02/13 2:06pm 6/02/13 2:06pm

How Felipe Massa Taught Me To Race The Circuit Of The Americas

Ever since the map of the Circuit of the Americas came out, I've been wondering: What's it like to drive on that thing? When am I gonna get my chance to go through those winding corners and crazy elevation changes? When, Lord? When? When's gonna be my time? » 11/17/12 10:30am 11/17/12 10:30am

Simulator Hot-Lap Of F1 Singapore Grand Prix Street Circuit Night Race

This video of Williams F1 driver Nico Rosberg practicing for the Singapore Grand Prix's street circuit on the simulator is about as close as anybody will get to driving the track until the cars actually get on track this weekend. Since it is the first ever night race for Formula One, that means the action will start… » 9/24/08 6:20pm 9/24/08 6:20pm