Polyphony Digital has announced a new version of Gran Turismo 5 to celebrate their long-running collaboration with Nissan. The Academy Edition will release this September, retailing at a reduced RRP and containing a few extra goodies. Full details below.
"GT Academy has captured the imagination of many Gran Turismo fans," said series creator and auteur Kazunori Yamauchi. "It is exciting to watch what Lucas Ordóñez, Jordan Tresson, Jann Mardenborough and Bryan Heitkotter in the USA, are achieving in their new racing careers with Nissan."
"People can now see that it is possible to make the switch from being a fast gamer to become a real racing driver. We wanted to mark the tremendous success of GT Academy with the very latest version of GT5."
The Academy Edition will release on September 9th with the following bonuses:
- Complete Pack (Car Pack, Course Pack, Special Paint Pack, Racing Gear Pack)
- Car Pack 2
- Car Pack 3 and Course Pack 2
- The Nissan GTR driven in this year’s Nurburgring 24 hour race by series creator Kazunori Yamauchi.
It will set you back £19.99.