Gran Turismo Sport Release Date, Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

Sony has officially revealed when the first Gran Turismo game for PS4, Gran Turismo Sport, will launch, and what players will get for pre-ordering.

Gran Turismo Sport was announced back at Paris Games Week last year, but Sony has been extremely quiet about the game until today. During an event in London today, Kazunori Yamauchi, CEO of Polphony Digital, officially announced that Gran Turismo Sport will launch November 15 on PS4.

Gran Turismo Sport is the first racing game to built from the ground up to deliver global, online competitions sanctioned by the FIA (Federation International Mobile), the highest governing body in the world of motorsports. Throughout Gran Turismo Sport you will define your own legacy by representing your home country or favorite care manufacturer. Confirmed race classes include GT3, Prototype, and Rally.

Sony also confirmed some pre-order bonuses. Anyone who pre-orders Gran Turismo Sport will get the following three cars:

  • Ford Mustang Group B Rally Car
  • Toyota FT-1 Vision GT Group 3
  • Peugeot 908 HDi FAP LMP1

In addition, certain retailers will have exclusive pre-order bonuses:

GameStop

  • 2x Early Access Bonus Cars
  • Chevrolet Corvette Group 3
  • Nissan NISMO GT-R GT3 N24

PlayStation Store

  • GT Themed PS4 Avatars
  • GT Sport Dynamic Theme
  • $500,000 In-Game Credit

Amazon

  • $500,000 In-Game Credit

Finally, Sony will also offer a Limited Edition of Gran Turismo Sport. Priced at $69.99, the Limited Edition will contain more than $130 worth of content. Here are all the included goodies:

  • GT Sport Starter Pack (8x Cars) – Gain immediate access to cars within various race class, including GT4, Rally, and more
  • $1MM In-Game Credit – Build and customize your personalized garage
  • Livery Sticker Pack – Bonus livery of numerous brands and logos
  • 30x PS4 GT Sport Themed Avatars – Based on selected GT Sport featured vehicles
  • Racing Helmet – For your customized driver profile
  • Limited Edition Steel Book and Packaging

Players can get a good look at Gran Turismo Sport very soon.  The Pre-Season Test of the FIA Gran Turismo Championship stream begins today, May 19, at 10:30am PT. While we wait for the stream, Sony has published a three minute trailer showcasing gameplay captured straight from a PS4.