|NISSAN CONCEPT 2020 VISION GRAN TURISMO CREATORS REVEAL THE DESIGN BRIEF BEHIND THEIR VIRTUAL SUPERCAR|
|GOODWOOD, England – The NISSAN CONCEPT 2020 Vision Gran Turismo began life as dream project for young Nissan designers who were given free rein to create the perfect supercar for their own Gran Turismo fantasy garage.
The design from a team at Nissan Design Europe based in London was seen to have so much potential that it benefited from input from an engineering team based in Japan. Adapting design cues from current Nissan performance models, it was created from scratch using the lates...[Read more...]|
|RACE TO THE RED HELMET: NICK MCMILLEN WINS NISSAN GT ACADEMY SEASON 3|
|SILVERSTONE, UK – Nissan GT Academy has crowned a U.S. winner for its third season. In the final 60-minute episode of the popular TV show on Spike TV, 20-year-old Nick McMillen outraced the remaining three competitors with a dramatic last lap pass to earn the coveted red helmet, signifying the crowning achievement in the gamer-to-racer quest. A former motocross rider from Salem, Oregon, McMillen worked in auto sales before quitting his job to embark on his quest for a career in motorsport...[Read more...]|
|A TRUE-TO-LIFE EXPERIENCE FOR THE VIRTUAL WORLD|
|BMW Group Design creates an exclusive concept car for the Gran Turismo®6 video game
Munich. 15 years on from the launch of the celebrated Gran Turismo gaming franchise for PlayStation®, BMW Group Design has conjured up a futuristic virtual concept car exclusively for Gran Turismo 6; the BMW Vision Gran Turismo will make its virtual debut in this latest incarnation of the racing simulation. The dynamic sports coupé blends BMW's unmistakable racing genes with the design freedom inherent ...[Read more...]|
|Celebrating A Milestone At Porsche: 100,000Th Panamera Leaves The Factory|
| ||Success story based on innovative power and teamwork
Stuttgart / Leipzig. The Porsche plant in Leipzig, Germany, is producing the 100,000th Panamera today. Back in 2009, the decision to produce this new Porsche model series and manufacture the first customer vehicle started a success story.
'In over 120 countries, Panamera customers drive a Porsche that is 'Made in Leipzig' and sport this quality seal around the globe. The team and I are very proud of this,' said Siegfried B...[Read more...]|
|Sergio Pininfarina's Great Ferraris At The Museo In Maranello|
|On 26 October at the Museo Ferrari in Maranello an important exhibition will be inaugurated with the title Le grandi Ferrari di Sergio Pininfarina - Sergio Pininfarina's great Ferraris. With Luca di Montezemolo, Piero Ferrari and the Pininfarina family present at the opening ceremony this initiative receives further importance: on one side visitors can get to know the most beautiful Ferraris designed by the famous studio in Turin over 60 years in collaboration with the Prancing Horse, on the oth...[Read more...]|