Fast, curvy and legendary: From 14 to 17 May 2015, the hearts of all motorsports fans at the Nürburgring will be beating faster when the 43rd edition of the endurance race classic kicks off in the “Green Hell”! For the eights time, PlayStation racing simulation game Gran Turismo will be the main sponsor of the 24 Hours Nürburgring.
Virtual Nürburgring – Let Gran Turismo®6 take you through “Green Hell”
This year, racing fans and spectators of all ages will once again have the opportunity to experience all the legendary versions of Europe’s iconic Nürburgring Nordschleife racetrack for themselves, on site at the Nürburgring. The huge Sony PlayStation Entertainment Area in the ring°boulevard has lots of game stations and racing seats in designated areas of exclusive partners where visitors can show off their driving skills. Alongside all the Gran Turismo fun, the Entertainment Area also presents the latest gaming highlights from PlayStation®4.
Gran Turismo® 6 exclusive to PlayStation®3 – Over 1,200 vehicles, 37 locations and 100 different track layouts
As PlayStation’s most successful racing classic celebrates its 15th anniversary, Gran Turismo 6 promises a more authentic motor sports experience than ever before. In addition to a highly realistic physics engine and extensive online functions, GT6 – exclusive to PlayStation 3 – offers a breathtaking collection of the current top 1,216 vehicles in the world as well as 37 tracks with 100 layouts, such as the legendary Silverstone Circuit, the Australian Mount Panorama, the Spanish Ascari Race Resort and the many track variations of the Nürburgring, including the legendary Nordschleife. With its enormous scope and extensive range of online functions, GT6 is guaranteed to excite not just the millions of passionate Gran Turismo fans but also new racing enthusiasts, car and vintage automobile fans, collectors, and the next generation of racing drivers. The game is regularly updated to provide continuous improvements and developments including new features, functions, vehicles, routes and other content – e.g. the innovative concept cars exclusively engineered for Gran Turismo by the best car manufacturers and designers as the Volkswagen GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo, the MINI Clubman Gran Turismo or the Alpine Vision Gran Turismo.