- Introducing the "Gran Turismo Sport" May Update: The Addition of Circuit de la Sarthe and Group C Cars
Gran Turismo Sport will receive an update in May 2018.
The following is a list of contents included with Update 1.19:
1. A "Sport Mode Registration Details" screen will be added.
A "Player's Registration Details" page will be added to the "Sport" mode. Those who enter their locale information will be able to see their local ranking in the Championship Rankings screen.
2. The following three events will be added to the "GT League:"
■ Group 4 Cup (Beginner League)
You'll find plenty of power and excellent handling in these Group 4 races.
■ World Hatchback Championship (Amateur League)
This race features hatchbacks,which are cars with a rear door that opens upward.
■ Lamborghini Cup (Professional League)
Run with raging bulls in this race event exclusively for Lamborghinis.
In addition, new rounds have been added to the following events: Clio Cup (Beginner League), FR Challenge+ (Amateur League), F1500 Championship (Professional League) and Gr.1 Prototype Endurance Series (Endurance League).
3. Nine new cars, including legendary Group C machines, will be added.
Fiat 500 F '68 (N100)
Jaguar XJR-9 '88 (Gr.1)
Lamborghini Miura P400 Bertone Prototype CN.0706 '67 (N400)
Sauber Mercedes C9 '89 (Gr.1)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IV GSR '96 (N300)
Nissan R92CP '92 (Gr.1)
Renault Sport Mégane Trophy '11 (Gr.4)
Renault Sport Clio R.S. 220 EDC Trophy '16 (N200)
Subaru BRZ S '15 (N200)
4. Circuit de la Sarthe, where the 24 Hours of Le Mans takes place, will be added.
・'Circuit de la Sarthe' (With Chicane / No Chicane)
Total Length: 13,629m Elevation Change: 37.3m Number of Turns: 38 Longest Straight: 1,679m (With Chicane)
This circuit in the city of Le Mans in Western France is hosts the most famous endurance race in the world, the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Since the first contest in 1923, the circuit has been the stage for many famous battles throughout the years. It also happens to be one of the fastest tracks in the world, with the racecars reaching dangerous speeds on its long notorious straights. In addition to the modern layout including a chicane, the track measures 13.6km, and we have also included a version without the chicane as well, where you can experience the sensation of speed on the original 5.7km straight.
5. More additional features will be added.
Additional Scapes Scenes will be added to the special featured "Le Mans" section.
・ “Fiat” will be added to Europe > Italy.
・Additional Scapes Scenes will be added to Porsche.
・"Dragon Trail - Gardens" has been added to the Circuit Experience.
There will be various other features, improvements and fixes implemented in this update. Be sure to take advantage of the continuing evolution of Gran Turismo Sport.