Gran Turismo 6 Receives Update
Polyphony Digital Brought Christmas Cheer to Fans via a Special Holiday Update
Christmas came early to Gran Turismo 6 fans during the month of December. Polyphony Digital Inc., developer of the Gran Turismo series, released a new update for the game. Included in the update were two new Red Bull cars and the Red Bull X Challenge, an innovative collaboration with Infiniti Red Bull Racing that included 2013 Formula 1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel mentoring players in the art of driving an authentic formula car.
“I’ve been playing Gran Turismo since I was 12, so to appear in the game myself as a mentor is great. I hope everyone enjoys the game.” said Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel.
Owners of the game are given the opportunity to select the first two of four new Red Bull cars: The ‘Red Bull Racing Kart’, the ‘Red Bull X2014 Junior’ , the ‘Red Bull X2014 Standard’ and the Red Bull X2014 Fan’ cars. Both the Red Bull X2014 4 ‘Standard’ and ‘Fan’ an’ cars, however, will l be available at a later stage.
“We are very grateful to Adrian Newey, Sebastian Vettel and Infiniti Red Bull ull Racing for providing ng this special gift for Gran Turismo fans. To be taught how to drive downforce cars by the best racing driver in the world is very special and the new Red Bull X2014 cars are another exciting addition to Gran Turismo 6. This is the latest update for the game and there are more to come,” commented Kazunori Yamauchi, President of Polyphony Digital Inc.
Kazunori Yamauchi, President of Polyphony Digital Inc seen here working with Adrian Newey on Gran Turismo 6 and its forthcoming updates.