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|Gran Turismo Sport|
|Publisher||Sony Computer Entertainment|
|Designed by||Kazunori Yamauchi|
|Input||PS4-compatible controller or wheel, PlayStation VR|
|Release date||October 17, 2017 (US/Asia)|
October 18, 2017 (EU/AU)
October 19, 2017 (JA)
Gran Turismo Sport is a game in the Gran Turismo series. The game, which was released in October 2017, is the first game in the Gran Turismo series to be released on the PlayStation 4. Gran Turismo Sport promises drastically improved graphic and sound quality but also a revamped physics engine.
A notable aspect in the game is that it is supported by the official governing body of motorsport, the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA). As such, they sponsor the multiplayer events found in the game.
FIA and Gran Turismo involvment Edit
As an effort to make Gran Turismo to be recognized as a motorsport than gaming, the game will feature and hold two FIA online championships and will open to all ages.
National Cup Edit
In this championship, the player will either compete and race to represent their home country or spectate and cheer for the players who are taking part of a race.
Manufacturers Cup Edit
In similar fashion as the national cup; this cup focuses on the player's support for their favorite car maker by either driving for their manufacturer or spectate.
The award ceremony Edit
At the end of the championship, the winning players will be invited to the award ceremony held by the FIA.
There are currently 30 circuits in Gran Turismo Sport . The full list can be viewed here.
Compared to previous titles, Gran Turismo Sport features less vehicles than previous entries. However, unlike in Gran Turismo 5 and Gran Turismo 6 where only select models had detailed interiors, most vehicles are now fully detailed.
The full car list can be viewed here.