The key characteristic of a standard car is that it can only be bought in the Used Car Dealership or the Online Car Dealership, and will therefore only be available at random intervals. In contrast, and is same cars on the previous Gran Turismo Games, The Gran Turismo 4 and Gran Turismo PSP a exception that the Nike One 2022, Toyota Motor Triathlon Race Car and Mercedes-Benz Daimler Motor Carriage 1886 are absent in the game. Premium Cars can be bought at any time.
Features of a standard car include:
- No detailed in-car view (silhouette dashboard from Spec2.0 update)
- Physics damage (affects car performance)
- Scratches, dents, dirt accumulation (minor damage)
- No serious cosmetic damage
- Vehicular roll over
- Headlights: Standard beam only
- No reverse lights (only effect on ground at night time)
- No windshield wipers
At time of press, there are 810 Standard Cars in Gran Turismo 5.