Hi there Gran Turismo fans it’s Penrose Tackie here with the latest news from the world of GT. With now just under a month to go until the launch of Gran Turismo PSP , I can exclusively reveal two very special versions of Gran Turismo. The Gran Turismo PSP Collector’s Edition and the Gran Turismo Edition PlayStation Portable console, both of which will launch on 1st October alongside the standard edition. The Collector’s Edition game features an extra vehicle that hopefully needs no introduction to the petrol heads amongst you – the 2009 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 in black. This extraordinary vehicle first announced in 2000 is the product of several years of leading edge research and development by VW. The resulting 8.0 litre, quad-turbocharged vehicle is officially the world’s fastest production car. Capable of top speeds in excess of 400kmh and a 0-100km time of 2.5 secs.
Those opting for the Collector’s Edition will find that the Bugatti Veyron vehicle is not the only special extra that’s lined up for you. You also get 5 exclusive Bugatti Veyron artcards and special rainbow silver foil effect Collector’s Edition pack.
Next up is the Gran Turismo Edition PlayStation Portable. A specially branded version of the PSP3000 console, this machine features special GT branding and ornaments in a unique Titanium finish. Plus additionally you’ll also exclusively receive a PSN voucher for the GT-PSP cover star vehicle the Corvette ZR1 in white and a PSP branded leather pouch.
Gran Turismo PSP launches on the 1st October. The Collector’s Edition and the Gran Turismo Edition PlayStation Portable will also be lining up on the starting grid come the launch date. Keep checking back for more news on Gran Turismo PSP as we get closer to that 1st October launch date.