Gran Turismo 5


The Toyota FT-86 — engineered and designed by Toyota using Subaru engine — is set to be officially unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show on October 24th. Its turbocharged engine will reportedly generate between 200hp – 250hp, mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox. However, Polyphony Digital has already beat them to the punch, with this new trailer. Continue reading for the trailer.

While the a href=”http://www.techeblog.com/index.php/tech-gadget/mercedes-benz-sls-amg”>Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG was announced just a few weeks ago, Polyphony Digital has been hard at work creating a digital (playable) version for Gran Turismo 5 , and have this trailer to show for it. Continue reading to watch.

Yes, the Ferrari 458 Italia tribute you are about to see is actual Gran Turismo 5 footage. Compared to the Forza Motorsport 3 tribute, Polyphony’s definitely looks smoother. Continue reading to watch both versions.

It seems Ferrari asked both Polyphony Digital and Turn 10 to show their new supercar in Gran Turismo 5 and Forza 3, respectively.

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Sony has just released the first official Gran Turismo 5 screenshots, and it’s of the Japanese Super GT-spec Nismo GT-R. This game will be released in Q4 2009. Click here for first picture in gallery.

The long awaited and highly anticipated fifth installment from the iconic racing simulator franchise packs some 1000 different vehicles to choose from.

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GT provides us with a video preview of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue, which is slated for release on April 17th in the US. Continue reading to watch. Click here for first picture in gallery.

Gran Turismo 5 Prologue runs in full high definition at 1080p. Additionally, in conjunction with a robust offline experience, for the first time in the history of the franchise Gran Turismo 5 Prologue supports up to 16 players racing head-to-head online, complete with global leaderboards

Sony has just released a special Gran Turismo 5 Prologue holiday trailer for Germany, and we’ve got it for you after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

Physical disc or not, both versions of the game appear to run off the the hard disk. When you first start up the Blu-ray version, the game undergoes a ten minute install procedure, resulting in a save file totaling 4,727 megabytes. This is much larger than the 1,877 megabytes required for the initial download of the digital version

Polyphony Digital has both improved and beautified the Gran Turismo-series, one of the best racing simulators to ever be released. Videos after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

Initially, you have 3,500,000 credits in your purse, making only a few cars accessible. Once you’ve picked up a cheap car, you can work your way through race events, earning cash and unlocking more events as you progress. Events include single races and time trials, along with “missions” which require that you clear objectives like passing 15 cars in a single lap on the Daytona track

GT provides us with a short Gran Turismo 5 teaser from the 2007 Video Game Awards. Video (plus bonus clip) after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

Confirmed by Polyphony Digital to be in production and scheduled for a 2008 release, Gran Turismo 5 promises to possibly be the most exacting and detailed racing videogame ever created. Sampler elements will be included as part of Gran Turismo HD’s “Premium Mode.”