In advance of online support shutting down for Gran Turismo 5 at the end of May, Sony is removing all DLC for the game from the PlayStation Store on April 30. Some, but not all, DLC will be re-downloadable through PSN after then if you already own it. See this link for more details. » 2/22/14 12:00pm 2/22/14 12:00pm

Gran Turismo 5's DLC is $12 for a Smorgasbord of Stuff

Along with its big update, which is free, Gran Turismo 5 is also getting some paid DLC, which includes new cars, new courses, new clothes paint colours. » 10/11/11 4:00am 10/11/11 4:00am

Gran Turismo 5 Getting a Long-Overdue Update

Polyphony boss Kaz Yamauchi has announced that an update to GT5, called Spec 2.0, will be out in the third week of October, with DLC due a week later. Sadly, no word on what's actually in them. » 9/28/11 6:31am 9/28/11 6:31am

Gran Turismo 5 Welcomes Back the PSN With an Update

Gran Turismo 5 was just seriously updated, v1.10 of the racing game bringing not just tweaks and fixes, but some new content as well. » 6/08/11 8:12am 6/08/11 8:12am

Video gamer takes second in real race

It was a long day for Nissan Signatech racing, and a longer one for Lucas Ordonez, the "digital kid" who won Nissan's GT Academy. The team's inaugural 12 Hours of Sebring culminated in a nail-biter of a second-place finish. [Jalopnik] » 3/19/11 10:56pm 3/19/11 10:56pm

Taiwanese Game Show Heroically Shows Old Stuff

This year's Taipei Game Show recently wrapped up. And while it's short on breaking news when compared to the Tokyo Game Show or the E3 gaming expo, it does look like a grand time. » 2/22/11 5:00am 2/22/11 5:00am

Gran Turismo 5 Mega-Patch Is Racing To Your PS3

When you release a game of the scope of Gran Turismo 5, there are bound to be hiccups. And GT5 had some hiccups. A massive patch issued overnight will hopefully remedy many of those! » 2/18/11 6:45am 2/18/11 6:45am

How Gran Turismo's Super Car Was Brought To Life

I.materialise is 3D printing company. For years, the company churned out concept cars. "We make a lot of concept cars using 3D printing but we're never allowed to talk about them," says i.materialise's Joris Peels. This time is different. » 2/11/11 9:00am 2/11/11 9:00am

Nothing Races By Gran Turismo's Creator, Not Even Sumo Cheating

This week, Japan's national sport was brought to its knees, hit with allegations of match-fixing. Some sumo fans were surprised, but after lingering questions over previous gambling scandals, some weren't. Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi sure wasn't. » 2/11/11 2:00am 2/11/11 2:00am

Cheaters Are Messing Up The Gran Turismo Academy

This year's edition of the GT Academy, a long-running competition that has now been turned into a TV show, is in a bit of a mess after so many people were caught cheating the last round was called off. » 2/07/11 3:30am 2/07/11 3:30am

The Ultimate Gran Turismo 5 Racing Wheel Is Actually $600

Would you pay $600 for a more realistic Gran Turismo 5 experience? Thrustmaster has made the T500 RS racing wheel official, delivering new details and specifications on the accessory that costs twice as much as a PlayStation 3. » 12/23/10 11:30am 12/23/10 11:30am

Gran Turismo 5 Wishes You A Merry Christmas

Here we were, only earlier today saying not enough video games get into the Christmas spirit, and what does driving sim Gran Turismo 5 go and do? Get into said Christmas spirit. » 12/23/10 2:30am 12/23/10 2:30am

Gran Turismo 5 Just Got A Hefty Tune Up

The real driving simulator just got a little more real, thanks to a big update to Gran Turismo 5. Weighing in at more than 600 MB, the GT5 update brings a long list of changes and welcomes the GT Academy. » 12/20/10 8:00pm 12/20/10 8:00pm

Gran Turismo 5 Gets A...Reality TV Show?

So, there's a reason the trailer for the US version of the Gran Turismo Academy looked so slick: the inaugural American leg of the competition is being turned into a reality television series. » 12/17/10 2:00pm 12/17/10 2:00pm

Gran Turismo 5 Trading In Crummy Cars For Premium Models

In driving simulator Gran Turismo 5, there are over 1,000 cars. However, only around two hundred of them are premium. That, however, is going to change. » 12/15/10 6:00am 12/15/10 6:00am

Review: HKS Racing Controller Is A Hot Rod For Your Hands

There are two traditional options for racing game controllers: a gamepad and a wheel. The HKS Racing Controller is somewhere in the middle. But does that mean it's middle of the road? » 12/10/10 9:00am 12/10/10 9:00am

Gran Turismo Series Races To 60 Million Sold

Driving simulator Gran Turismo 5 is finally out. People are buying it! And that's helping the series pass a very important checkered flag: the 60 million units sold one. » 12/10/10 4:00am 12/10/10 4:00am