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GT Academy 2014 Gears Up for April 21st – Welcome Canada

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Apr 16, 2014

This will be the biggest year yet in its history as our friends in Canada are added within the US competition*. This year’s GT Academy qualification demo will be available exclusively on Gran Turismo 6, so start practicing now as you now have less than a week before the start of GT Academy 2014.

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Gran Turismo 6: Birthday Bonus, Red Bull X Challenge, New Concept Cars, More

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Jan 28, 2014

GT fans! For those of you recovering from the release of Toyota FT-1 Concept and most recently the GT documentary, KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide, today’s 1.04 Update will surely keep you busy for the rest of the week.

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KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide Premieres On Hulu 1/22

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Jan 16, 2014

UPDATE: Catch the first 10 minutes of KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide on Twitch.tv/PlayStation this Wednesday, January 22nd at 6:00pm Pacific Time. The Gran Turismo team will be on hand to give out $1 Million In-Game Credit packs for Gran Turismo 6 during this exclusive sneak peek.

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Drive the Toyota FT-1 Concept Coupe in Gran Turismo 6

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Jan 13, 2014

At this year’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Polyphony Digital Inc. and Toyota officially revealed the Toyota FT-1 Concept coupe.

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Gran Turismo 6: Andretti’s 1948 Hudson Available Today

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Dec 19, 2013

GT fans! For the last few weeks, many of you visited www.gt6firstlove.com and shared your incredible first love stories, and witnessed the rebuild of Mario Andretti’s first race car that started his illustrious career — the 1948 Hudson.

Well, the moment is finally here. The Reunion video captures the magical moment when Mario Andretti sees and drives the rebuilt Hudson for the first time in more than 50 years. Without giving too much away, the video also shows the intricate process that Polyphony Digital goes through to recreate the classic Hudson in GT6.

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Gran Turismo 6 Updated Today, Red Bull Challenge Unleashed

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Dec 18, 2013

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Gran Turismo 6 will be updated today with two new Red Bull cars and the Red Bull X Challenge. The challenge is part of a collaboration with Infiniti Red Bull Racing that includes 2013 Formula 1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel mentoring players in the art of driving an authentic formula car.

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Gran Turismo 6 Exclusive: Drive the BMW M4 Coupe

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Dec 11, 2013

For those that are still waiting for the perfect reason to pick up Gran Turismo 6, we may have something for you. Starting today, the newly announced BMW M4 Coupe is available for your virtual test drive in GT6, before the actual car goes on sale in 2014.

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Jay Leno Takes Gran Turismo 6 for a Test Drive

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Dec 10, 2013

Collector and auto expert Jay Leno took two cars from Gran Turismo 6 for test drives in the latest film episode of JayLenosGarage.com: his own 1000 horsepower Oldsmobile Toronado, and also the Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo concept car designed especially for the game. In addition to being one of the first to drive the Vision Gran Turismo in the game, Leno is the first person outside Mercedes-Benz to pilot the Vision GT concept car — which was revealed at the recent LA Auto Show — in real life, using a radio controller through his LA garage.

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