September 2013 was one of the biggest months in the history of GT Academy. As Nissan Motorsport competed on tracks across the globe, the next generation of NISMO Athletes was crowned at GT Academy Race Camps at Silverstone.
Round five of the FIA GT Series at the Circuito de Navarra in Northern Spain delivered a Pro-Am podium for Nissan GT Academy Team RJN when Wolfgang Reip and Steve Doherty took second place in the headline race on Sunday.
U.S. GT Academy 2012 champion Steve Doherty, soon to race at Germany's Nürburgring, talks with the Nissan Global Media Center's Coco Masters about his path from gaming to driving in the Blancpain Endurance Series in Europe, while taking us for a few laps in the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3.
The famous GT Academy Race Camp gets underway today at Silverstone Circuit in the UK, the Academy's traditional home. Over 765,000 people across Europe entered the fifth season of Nissan and PlayStation®'s innovative virtual-to-reality racing competition this year by proving their speed on a special demo of the highly anticipated Gran Turismo®6 game which launches on December 6, exclusively on PlayStation®3.