Aside from improvements in graphics, sound and physics, the PS4 exclusive Gran Turismo Sport will have two online tournaments backed by racing body FIA: one where players represent their country and another where players align with a car manufacturer.
Peugeot’s concept car contribution to the the PS3 exclusive Gran Turismo 6. The Peugeot Vision Gran Turismo is only 41″ high and weighs just 875kg (1929lb). Its 875hp V6 lets it go from 0 to 62mph in 1.73s. Too bad it doesn’t exist.
Unlike previouslyunveiledGran Turismo 6conceptcars, the Chevrolet Chaparral 2X VGT is as fictional as it gets. It’s powered by a non-existent laser-based engine and is worn like a wingsuit, with the driver lying on his belly.
The Design Prototype 100 (DP-100) is Aston Martin’s entry for Vision Gran Turismo in Gran Turismo 6. The concept car has a mid-mounted twin-turbocharged V8 engine that produces up to 800hp. Check out its life-size model here.
The Concept 2020 is Nissan’s entry in Gran Turismo 6‘s Vision Gran Turismo and a peek at its future supercars. The car will be available for GT6 this July, but “Nissan believes that the real-world is ready” for the caras well.
Jay Leno talks about the PS3 exclusive Gran Turismo 6 on his car show. He shows off his souped up ’66 Oldsmobile Toronado, which is actually in the game, along with Mercedes-Benz AMG’s insane Vision Gran Turismo RC car.
Mercedes-Benz AMG made a remote-controlled 1:1 scale model of its Vision Gran Turismo, a virtual car that will be featured in Gran Turismo 6. More images here. In-game footage here. Skip to 3:38s in the video to see the model in action.
Gran Turismo 6 will feature not just vehicles from the past and present but from the future as well. It will have concept cars from the biggest names in the automobile and design industry, including Mercedes-Benz AMG, BMW and Nissan.
Developer Polyphony Digital boasts about the software improvements in Gran Turismo 6. Translation? The game held its own at the forward-looking E3, despite the fact that it’s coming out on the “obsolete” PlayStation 3.
Coming this Holiday season, Gran Turismo 6 has new game and physics engines. It will also have all cars and tracks from GT5, plus at least 7 new locations and even more rides. We might also see it ported to mobile devices.