Announced: Full List of GT5 Game Features

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So for the past few months, two goliath titles have been highly anticipated about as much as they’ve been debated and pitted against one another. For those of you who don’t live on planet earth: These titles are Xbox 360’s exclusive Forza 3 and the PS3 exclusive, Gran Turismo 5.

By now you’ve seen the screenshots and some teaser trailers. Well we can finally bring you guys the full game features for GT5 and man they’re pretty impressive and awesome… uhm and a whole list of other amazing adjectives I can’t really think of because I’m still reading the list so go check it out already.

â–  models included

1,000 vehicles
170 Premium new models (full interior modeling, the interior corresponds to vehicle damage)
830 kinds of standard model (some are from Gran Turismo 4 that have been carried over to GT5) [Read: Cars we have seen in GT4 before ]

â–  Courses
60 courses confirmed with 20 or more to be revealed

â–  physical simulation of vehicles
Physics system simulation is brand new
Represented is full fall in vehicles [possibly rollover] Damage representation (reproduced in full by real-time collision deformation)
faithfully reproducing the behavior of electric cars, i.e. Prius, Insight, hybrid cars and the latest Tesla model

â–  Arcade Mode
Single Race
2 player battle

â–  GT Mode
World Map
My Garage
Car Dealer
Tuning Shop (parts, tires)
Car Washes/Oil Change
Race Championship (Series system, point system)
License Test

â–  Online
Open Lobby
Text / Voice Chat
Private rooms
Online Photo Album
Online Replay Album
YouTube replay output

â–  Photo Mode
Photo Drive (Circuit)
Photo stage (Stage Photo mode only)

â–  Gran Turismo TV
Video output to a PSP or PSP Go®
Progressive Download
Improved user interface
Continuous Play for videos

â–  Museums

Gran Turismo 5 Prologue version, + more information at TGS

â–  Sound
Custom soundtracks (Use songs from your PS3 hard-drive)
Dolby Digital 5.1 and 7.1

â– User Interface

Gran Turismo 5 Prologue, and the same design concept. The icons change color
Able to track the movement of Cockpit Camera interface (confirmed in full 3-D. The camera can be fully manipulated and you can opt to have your head tracked by the PSEye)

Last Updated: August 19, 2009

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