- SCEA Producer Taku Imasaki
has shared new details on Gran Turismo 5 for PS3 today, which now includes more Nurburgring!
To quote: If you saw our [Register or Login to view links]
this morning, then you already know about the [Register or Login to view links]
If you're a true racing fan, you know that [Register or Login to view links]
is a world-renowned racing complex in Nürburg, Germany.
It's known for being extremely challenging, a grueling testing ground for even the most seasoned race drivers and the most highly tuned performance cars.
It's home of various world-famous races including the [Register or Login to view links]
, and used as a testing ground for bleeding-edge performance cars by companies like GM, Dodge, Nissan, Lexus, and Ferrari.
In the words of Mr. GT, [Register or Login to view links]
himself, "For a car enthusiast, the Nürburgring is the equivalent to what places like the "Eiger Nordwand" or "Mount Everest" means to a mountaineer. There is that special allure about it that you just can't explain in words."
Nürburgring is definitely a favorite among GT fans, and I'm excited to share with you that Gran Turismo 5 will feature its three courses: the Grand Prix course, the Nordschleife, and the Nürburgring 24 Hours course. As you can see from these screenshots, these courses have been beautifully recreated. Check out the other [Register or Login to view links]
And if you happen to be in Germany this weekend for the Nürburgring 24 Hours endurance race, you'll be able to check them out on a brand new GT5 demo we have on display there to commemorate this world-famous race event.
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and the PlayStation.Blog here for the latest news on Gran Turismo 5.