Gran Turismo

Getty Images To Be Dedicated In-Game esports Photographers for FIA Certified Gran Turismo Championships

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:57am

Getty Images will serve as the exclusive Photographic Agency of the FIA Certified Gran Turismo Championships.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment Reveals Stunning Design For PlayStation 5; Announces More Than Two Dozen New Games For The Next Generation Console

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 10:15pm

In a livestream event today reaching millions of gaming fans, SIE showed the PS5hardware for the first time, with its bold, two-tone design marking a radical departure from previous PlayStation consoles.

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  • In a livestream event today reaching millions of gaming fans, SIE showed the PS5hardware for the first time, with its bold, two-tone design marking a radical departure from previous PlayStation consoles.
  • Today's livestream also provided fans with a first look at the new games that will define the next generation of gaming on PlayStation 5.
  • Some of the first-party PlayStation Studios exclusives included: Marvel's Spider-Man Miles Morales (Insomniac Games), Gran Turismo 7 (Polyphony Digital), and Horizon Forbidden West (Guerrilla Games).
  • SIE will announce pricing and additional details for PlayStation 5 at a later date.

Mazda Begins Providing, Virtual Racing Car, Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept Online

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 6:26am

HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 22, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of our virtual racing car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."

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  • HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 22, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of our virtual racing car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."
  • Jointly developed with Polyphony Digital Inc., the vehicle will be available for download in Gran Turismo Sport from 3 p.m. (JST) on May 22, 2020(1).
  • The RX-Vision GT3 Concept is our newest virtual race car in Sony Interactive Entertainment's PlayStation 4 driving simulation title, Gran Turismo Sport, and we hope that all players will enjoy taking it for a spin.
  • In addition, to commemorate Mazda's 100-year anniversary, we have started to offer various online events, which people who enjoy Gran Turismo Sport can participate in.

Mazda Debuts Virtual Race Car, RX-Vision GT3 Concept, For Online Gameplay

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of its virtual race car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."

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  • HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of its virtual race car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."
  • The RX-Vision GT3 Concept is our newest virtual race car in Sony Interactive Entertainment's PlayStation 4 driving simulation title, Gran Turismo Sport , and we hope that all players will enjoy taking it for a spin.
  • In the United States, the Ricmotech iRacing Global Mazda MX-5 Cup began on May 5 with race staged each Tuesday evening through June 2.
  • For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at InsideMazda.MazdaUSA.com/Newsroom .

Mazda Begins Providing Virtual Racing Car, Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept Online

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of our virtual racing car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."

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  • HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of our virtual racing car, "Mazda RX-Vision GT3 Concept."
  • Jointly developed with Polyphony Digital Inc., the vehicle will be available for download in Gran Turismo Sport on May 22, 20201.
  • The RX-Vision GT3 Concept is our newest virtual race car in Sony Interactive Entertainment's PlayStation4 driving simulation title, Gran Turismo Sport, and we hope that all players will enjoy taking it for a spin.
  • Mazda adopts the name "Digital Motor Sport" advocated by FIA (Fdration Internationale de l'Automobile) and Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

GranTurismo Zèda projects Maserati towards the future: from the Modena plant the new era for the Brand begins.

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 10:47pm

Maserati unveils a celebratory car all set to tour the world in anticipation of the arrival of a new GranTurismo.

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  • Maserati unveils a celebratory car all set to tour the world in anticipation of the arrival of a new GranTurismo.
  • The end of production of the Maserati GranTurismo and GranCabrio marks the beginning of a new path for the Modena plant.
  • The GranTurismo, presented at the Geneva International Motor Show in 2007, represents a milestone in the history of Maserati.
  • With the MY18 the GranTurismo and GranCabrio range included two versions distinguished by a powerful, distinctive identity: Sport and MC (Maserati Corse).

Jann Mardenbourgh joins World's Fastest Gamer finals tour as judge

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 1:44pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial Esports" or the "Company," TSX VENTURE: GAME, OTCQB: MLLLF): Gamer to racer Jann Mardenborough will bring his unique expertise to the World's Fastest Gamer judging panel during the finals.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial Esports" or the "Company," TSX VENTURE: GAME, OTCQB: MLLLF): Gamer to racer Jann Mardenborough will bring his unique expertise to the World's Fastest Gamer judging panel during the finals.
  • Mardenborough previously won Nissan's GT Academy competition, transitioning from Gran Turismo gamer to full-time racing driver in 2011.
  • He subsequently finished third in LMP2 at Le Mans and took a GP3 series win at Hockenheim.
  • "I'm really excited to be joining the World's Fastest Gamer California Dreamin' tour as a judge and the blue team leader," Mardenborough said.

Michelin to Make PlayStation's Gran Turismo Sport Even More Gripping for Gamers

Friday, August 23, 2019 - 8:17pm

The relationship begins by increasing Michelin's visibility through free downloadable content on Gran Turismo Sport available to users by October 2019.

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  • The relationship begins by increasing Michelin's visibility through free downloadable content on Gran Turismo Sport available to users by October 2019.
  • The Michelin-themed download will feature for the first time:
    A new Michelin section on the Gran Turismo Sport "Brand Central" virtual museum, which introduces players to Michelin's deep history in global motorsports, performance and innovation.
  • Tire technology by Michelin available in the "Tuning" section of Gran Turismo Sport, applicable to the game's established hard, medium and soft formats.
  • Tire technologies proven on the track eventually transfer to road-going performance vehicles like many of those on screen in Gran Turismo.

Genesis Essentia Concept Named 2019 IDEA Award Winner

Friday, August 23, 2019 - 6:40pm

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) awarded the Genesis Essentia Concept with a Gold International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for Automotive and Transportation.

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  • SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) awarded the Genesis Essentia Concept with a Gold International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for Automotive and Transportation.
  • Considered one of the world's top three design awards including IDEA, RedDot and iF, IDEA has recognized North America's top design award since 1980.
  • In 2018, Genesis Retail Design and Genesis Sound Design were recognized for "best of the best" award by Red Dot.
  • The Essentia Concept, which was first unveiled at the New York International Auto Show in March 2018, is the Genesis brand's first electric Gran Turismo (GT) concept car.

ARCFOX Unveiled Three New Models at the Geneva International Motor Show

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 12:30pm

ARCFOX, a sub-brand of BAIC BJEV (BAIC BluePark 600733) impressed audiences at the Geneva International Motor Show on March 5th with its three new models, including ARCFOX-GT Track edition, ARCFOX-GT Street edition and the ARCFOX ECF Concept car, emphasizing transcendent aesthetics, democratic technology and immersive experiences.

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  • ARCFOX, a sub-brand of BAIC BJEV (BAIC BluePark 600733) impressed audiences at the Geneva International Motor Show on March 5th with its three new models, including ARCFOX-GT Track edition, ARCFOX-GT Street edition and the ARCFOX ECF Concept car, emphasizing transcendent aesthetics, democratic technology and immersive experiences.
  • ARCFOX is positioned as a premium brand of BAIC BJEV that pursues extreme performance and borderless design.
  • ARCFOX ECF Concept is the first ARCFOX identity concept car with smart cockpit and it is also ARCFOX's first premium intelligent SUV model with a quasi-L3 level for volume production.
  • ARCFOX reflects its borderless concept, which is not limited by exterior design, but also the automotive engineering design and user experience design.