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– Virtuality turns into reality
– All-electric concept car to be used as race taxi in Formula E
– Audi’s Chief Development Officer Peter Mertens: “E-mobility is rapidly gaining importance”

With the fully electric “Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo” concept car Audi is now turning electric mobility into a tangible experience in a unique way. Originally developed exclusively for virtual races on PlayStation 4, Audi is making the new race car reality in conjunction with Formula E. Starting with the race in Rome on Saturday, April 14, the Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo will be deployed as a race taxi. Read More »

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– Sportier PEUGEOT L750 R HYbrid Vision Gran Turismo developed for competitive racing
– Performance car boasts a total 750hp and goes from 0-100km/h in just 2.4 seconds
– Unveiling marks the release of latest Gran Turismo Sport racing game

PEUGEOT and PEUGEOT SPORT have combined to deliver the latest concept in performance vehicles of the future, with its sleek L750 R HYbrid Vision Gran Turismo. Read More »

Gt Academy 2015a– Stunning Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi is dream setting to make racing dreams come true
– Adrian Newey OBE, Red Bull Racing Chief Technical Officer, joins Race Camp as head judge

The NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy European Race Camp gets underway today at the Yas Marina Formula One circuit in Abu Dhabi. The intensive, week-long racing driver boot camp sees 56 Gran Turismo® gamers from 11 European countries gather in the United Arab Emirates’ capital city. They will compete for the chance to embark on Nissan’s all-encompassing Driver Development Programme and the chance to become a real racing driver, with Formula One technical genius Adrian Newey OBE on hand as head judge. Read More »

GT Academy ManchesterNissan is on the hunt for the racing drivers of tomorrow and will be bringing the final leg of qualifying for its pioneering GT Academy competition to Manchester Trafford Centre on 12th and 13th September 2015.

Across the two-day event, motorsport enthusiasts are invited to put their gaming skills to the test and participate in a Gran Turismo®6 race on Nissan’s circular PlayStation® pods. The top racers from Saturday and Sunday will be invited to come back for the final on Sunday, and will participate in a number of activities and interviews before one lucky gamer will win a place in the Nissan PlayStation GT Academy Race Camp in Abu Dhabi in October. Read More »

Nissan GT Academy 7– ‘Dream job’ on offer for winner of seventh Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy competition
– Entry opens on 21 April through Gran Turismo®6
– Mass participation ‘Live Events’ offer alternative route to qualify
– European Race Camp moves to Abu Dhabi Read More »

Gaëtan Paletou 2014The NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy 2014 European Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UK’s Silverstone circuit today as Gaëtan Paletou, 22 from Barzun in France, was crowned champion. He will now go on to enjoy four months in one of the most advanced and successful driver development programmes in the world before racing for the Nissan NISMO race team in the international Dubai 24 Hour race in January 2015. Read More »

GT Academy facebook– GT Academy Challenge on Facebook offers entry to gamer-to-racer competition
– Top scorers will win a place at Gran Turismo®6 qualifying day

Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have begun their search for the next virtual-to-reality racer, with gamers around the world aiming to perfect their laps on Gran Turismo®6 and progress to the next round of the NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy competition. The GT Academy Challenge on Facebook now gives racing driver hopefuls a new route to stake their claim to make the transition from gamer to racer. Read More »

Do you have what it takes to go from Gran Turismo®6 to the real race track?
Nissan and PlayStation looking for next gamer-to-racer star

The 2014 season of the NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy competition begins today at 08:00 BST (09:00 CET), giving Gran Turismo®6 virtual racers another opportunity to realise their dreams of becoming a real-life professional racing driver. Read More »

Nissan GT Academy14– Gran Turismo®6 gamers have the chance to become a Nissan NISMO racing driver
– Previous GT Academy champions now racing in GP3 and Le Mans 24 Hours

Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have announced that gamer-to-real-racer competition the NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy returns for a sixth instalment in 2014. Online qualifying on PlayStation’s Gran Turismo®6 game begins on April 21st. Read More »

– Online competition phase run on free Gran Turismo®6 demo
– Two former GT Academy Champions have just raced to 4th at Le Mans 24 Hours

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