|BMW Group launches race car for Gran Turismo® 6|
|Munich. A new virtual race car, the BMW Vision Gran Turismo, takes to the racetrack in Gran Turismo® 6, the acclaimed racing title available exclusively on PlayStation®3. The race car, created by BMW Group Design, boasts a virtual three-litre six-cylinder inline engine developed by BMW M GmbH, which promises a peak performance of 404 kW/549 hp, fast laps and optimum handling and control. 'The development of the BMW Vision Gran Turismo combines our many years of motorsports experience with...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX SUPERCAR CONCEPT TO DEBUT IN VIRTUAL WORLD OF GRAN TURISMO®6 GAME|
|12/06/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. The highly anticipated Acura NSX, in concept form, will fire up its twin-turbocharged engine and innovative new three-motor, torque vectoring Sport Hybrid powertrain in Gran Turismo®6 (GT6), which releases worldwide today. The 'real driving simulator' available exclusively for the PlayStation®3 system gives sports car enthusiasts their first opportunity to get behind the wheel of the next generation Acura NSX Concept.
'Whether in the virtual world of Gran ...[Read more...]|
|TOYOTA INTRODUCES UPDATED NEXT GENERATION ENTUNE® AUDIO ON 2014 TUNDRA|
|TORRANCE, Calif., July 30, 2013 -The 2014 Toyota Tundra marks the first appearance of an improved and updated next generation of Entune® multimedia and telematics system. This updated Entune® system offers a streamlined hardware strategy with four (4) audio head units packing enhanced features and capability to offer improved user interface, enhanced voice recognition, improved navigation, and easier upgradability.
For this next generation of Entune® Audio, the Entune® brand is also repositi...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN AND PLAYSTATION ANNOUNCE BIGGEST EVER GT ACADEMY PROGRAM|
|LONDON and PARIS - Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have revealed that the innovative GT Academy competition will return for a fifth season. GT Academy 2013 will be the biggest yet, with more countries than ever before participating and the online gaming element of the competition set to be run in July on a demo of the hotly-anticipated Gran Turismo®6 game exclusively on PlayStation®3.
Since its inception in 2008, the highly acclaimed virtual-to-reality competition has att...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN GT ACADEMY NORTH AMERICA SEASON 2 CROWNS DOHERTY, EYES FIRST INTERNATIONAL RACE IN JANUARY|
|Illinois Native Outguns 15 Other Gamers at Silverstone
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – An unemployed 29-year old mechanic from Plainfield, Ill., toppled 15 of North America's fastest virtual racers at the track to win Nissan GT Academy North America Season 2. Steve Doherty won a series of on- and off-track challenges designed to find out which of the top 16 Gran Turismo® virtual racers had what it takes to outdrive and outlast the others to earn a seat in a Nissan race car.
Set at England's leg...[Read more...]|