- Gran Turismo 5
- Immerse yourself in racing as you work on your career, purchase new cars, connect with friends, and more. It all starts here.
The Road to Victory
- A-Spec Mode
- Get behind the wheel and improve your skills by tackling a variety of racing events. The incredible "Cockpit View" camera lets you race from the best seat in the house, complete with fully re-created interiors and working gauges.
- B-Spec Mode
- Manage a stable of AI (artificial intelligence) drivers as the director and manager of a racing team. Coach them to victory and monitor their stamina. It's possible to complete a full GT Life career in both A-Spec and B-Spec modes.
- Special Events
- Race to gain experience points and level up to unlock new special events, including training courses hosted by real professional race car drivers.
Build and Upgrade Your Car Collection
- Car Dealer
- Race hard and earn credits to purchase new cars to add to your collection. Pick from some of the best and fastest cars the world has to offer, recreated in stunning detail.
- Used Car Dealer
- If you're looking for a bargain or a rare find, check out the used car dealer, where the vehicle offering changes periodically.
- Tuning Parts Shop
- Pick up performance parts including tires, mufflers and more to increase your cars' performance.
Managing Your Car Collection
- Quickly organize and browse the over 1,000 cars included in the game. Pick a car, and tune and tweak to your heart's content, all from the Garage menu.
- GT Auto
- Hit the car wash, throw on new rims for a different look, or change the color with a new paint job for a nice change of pace. GT Auto is the place for car maintenance and exterior modifications.
Hone Your Driving Skills
- Learn and master a wide range of driving skills, from driving basics to advanced racing techniques for expert drivers.
- Doing free runs on the track is a good way to practice driving techniques, learning difficult tracks, and testing and tweaking your car's performance characteristics.
- Open Lobby
- Open Lobby
- Anyone can join an open lobby, a custom race lounge to hang out, face new challengers, and make new friends. Since anyone can join, you never know who you'll meet. If you find someone you get along with and register each other on your Friend list, you can meet up in the private My Lounge racing lobby as well.
Capture the Beauty and Excitement
- Photo Travel
- Take your favorite car to beautiful locations around the world and take pictures with a virtual SLR camera with true-to-life camera settings. You can even walk around the environment to explore the surroundings and find the perfect vantage point from which to take pictures of your cars.
- Photo Mode
- After an intense race, relive the action with the race replay. Pause the replay to capture the most exciting moments and most dynamic shots of your cars.
*Images shown are from a pre-final version of the game.