The Nurburgring GP Course has just been confirmed for Gran Turismo 5 in a German press release! All three configurations of the track (Nordschleife, GP, and the full VLN Circuit) will be available. Better yet, we’ve got beautiful new screenshots of the new circuit, showing a lot of trackside details have been included and updated. We first picked up on the possibility of the circuit coming to GT5 when its grandstands were visible in this GT PSP trailer, and fortunately it looks like that turned out to be an actual clue. Keep reading for the translated press release and new images. Thanks to Stefan1904 for the tip!
Gran Turismo ® 5 conquered the Nürburgring
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced a new milestone in the history of Gran Turismo ® Franchise product: In the forthcoming version of Gran Turismo 5 for PlayStation ® 3 (PS3 ™), all three courses of the Nürburgring, Grand Prix course, the Nordschleife and the route of the 24-race included. Under the 24-race now all racing fans have to drive for the first time the possibility of all versions of the legendary Nordschleife – Europe’s iconic racing circuits – on PS3. Thus, the “Real Driving Simulator” Gran Turismo ® 5 is the undisputed champion of the reality Renntiteln.
Gran Turismo ® as the main sponsor on-site
Fast, curvy and legendary: Between the 13th and 16 May 2010 is the heart of all motor racing fans at the Nurburgring again later when the endurance classic 38th in the “Green Hell” his Edition celebrates. Already in the 3rd Year’s Gran Turismo ®, the racing game simulation for PlayStation, as the main sponsor of the Zurich 24h-race represented.
Even play in the GT-Area Entertainment
Sony PlayStation expected, the guests on the big ring in the factory GT-Area °, are used for the racing fans in the racing seat or on the PSP their money. Regular contests and competitions also provide for the necessary spirit of sport. The popular PlayStation game with a truck load stations and Racing Seats all motorsports enthusiasts to put their driving skills to the test and to get an absolute adrenalin rush on the virtual Nordschleife.Action empire entertainment, entirely in the style of Sony PlayStation.
GT5 Demo playable for the first time in a broad public
Fans and viewers of the 24-hour race at the Nurburgring this weekend will be the first to have the opportunity to test the new GT5-courses in a number of PS3 consoles at the edge of the track. While the real racers to wear out to the curves and bends as the airfield, the mine and the fearsome Caracciola Carousel nerves, racing fans can emulate their role models and at full speed with the original animated car chase on the Nürburgring. While the GT fans to test their skills on the virtual console, Gran Turismo is developer Kazunori Yamauchi in the team of the World Car Award to board a Lexus IS-F its turning laps in a real race car.
The World Car Awards team was established in 2009 by the Australian-born Peter Lyon founded motorsport journalists. Along with his teammate Kazunori Yamauchi and the famous Japanese race car driver and journalist Hideshi Matsuda team has already in his first race, first place achieved in its class – and a four-hour endurance races at the Nürburgring. The team now returns this year to mark the 24-hour race at Nurburgring back and Owen Mildenhall, a professional racing driver and experienced car testers at the British car magazine Auto Express, assisted by.