More than 950 fantastic vehicles, from family cars to roaring supercars that have just rolled out of the factories of Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bugatti.
More than 20 magnificent places and over 70 course variants to master. The incomparable realism and extremely detailed graphics take you as close to real racing as possible. The series favorites GT Mode, Arcade Mode and License Test are back, and now you can also compete in NASCAR and WRC. Compete internationally in improved multiplayer modes online. Pass over your garage from the PSP version of Gran Turismo and you will have an edge over friends and competitors.
With the power of PLAYSTATION 3, Gran Turismo HD has been prepared in full HD resolution (ie 1920 x 1080p, p for progressive) and is displayed at a refresh rate of 60 frames per second. As you may know, this is the highest possible performance available on the latest high definition television and is three times higher in quality than the average high definition quality broadcast where HD-CAM capabilities are at 1450 x 1080i, (i for interlace). Comparatively, the visual quality in Gran Turismo HD is 12 times higher than Gran Turismo 4 on PlayStation 2, allowing for a world of true high definition, not possible in any other visual format today.
Gran Turismo HD serves as a glimpse into the evolution of the franchise and provides gamers with two types of game modes that offer an unparalleled racing experience suited for the next-generation of gaming. In Gran Turismo HD, gamers will have access to GT HD Premium and GT HD Classic. GT HD Premium features cars and tracks like never before in full high definition quality. GT HD Classic features unique online gameplay that not only provides head-to-head racing, but allows for the long awaited feature of additional cars (ranging up to 770 car models) and tracks (up to 51) available through ongoing downloads. During gameplay in Gran Turismo HD, players have the ability to manage race regulations, online competition and communities, as well as organize race events.