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With the legendary Silverstone Circuit as the backdrop, the gamers must work in teams to survive a grueling obstacle course and pit crew challenge in their quest to become a professional racecar driver.
Race craft and driving skills are put to the test both on and off the track in the rage buggie rally course and the overtaking challenge. The gamers must find the zone mentally and physically to avoid elimination.
NEW YORK (Nov. 11, 2014) – The 32 fastest Gran Turismo gamers in North America race virtually in Times Square and then battle in real Nissan 370Zs. Only 12 move on to compete in GT Academy at the legendary Silverstone Circuit in the UK.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 6, 2014) – After three successful seasons on television and at the racetrack, Nissan GT Academy returns to U.S. television for its fourth season, looking for North America’s next professional racer who will make the ...
In these special Racing 101 instructional videos, 2011 GT Academy winner Jann Mardenborough shows how to master a rolling start, heel-toe downshift, left foot brake, and why racing drivers use these techniques.
SILVERSTONE, UK (Oct 23, 2014) – After beating a million other Gran Turismo gamers and shining at the relentlessly tough GT Academy Racecamp, this is the story of the winners as they journey from winning GT Academy at Silverstone to training as ...
2013 GT Academy Europe winner Miguel Faisca
With 600 horsepower on tap - a 55-horsepower increase over non-NISMO spec GT-R models - and exclusive racing-inspired body, interior and powertrain treatments, the GT-R NISMO sets the tone for the entire 2015 Nissan GT-R lineup: Never stop improving.
LONDON, UK (Aug. 26, 2014) – The winner of the 2011 Nissan PlayStation GT Academy competition, Jann Mardenborough, is now a member of the British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC), arguably the most exclusive club in motorsport. This achievement is ...
SILVERSTONE, UK (Aug. 20, 2014) - GT Academy North America race camp takes place this week at Silverstone to determine who will emerge as Nissan's next NISMO Athlete.
SILVERSTONE, England (Aug. 18, 2014) – The inaugural Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy International Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UK’s Silverstone circuit as Ricardo Sánchez, 24 from Toluca in Mexico, was crowned champion.
DUBAI (Aug. 14, 2014) - GT Academy Middle East judge Abdo Feghali - aka Dado, aka King of Drift - shows the new international recruits how to boss an epic drift in a 370Z.
SILVERSTONE, UK (Aug. 8, 2014) - The NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy 2014 European Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UK's Silverstone circuit today as Gaëtan Paletou, 22 from Barzun in France, was crowned champion. He will now go on ...