Sony have confirmed that Gran Turismo 6 is in development, with a release scheduled for Holiday 2013.
At an event held earlier today at the Silverstone race circuit, held to celebrate the game’s 15th anniversary, Kazunori Yamauchi, President of Polphony Digital, made the announcement.
“I’d like to announce today that we are developing GT 6 for the holiday season this year on the PlayStation 3. The game engine will be renewed for GT6, we’ll be cleaning it up, making it smoother for the future.
“The rendering engine will be completely renewed for GT 6, there will be a revamped Physics Engine, new suspension, tyre and aerodynamics modelling. We’ll have 200 more cars than Gran Turismo 5, with 1200 available at release. More cars will be released after launch, too.”
In a separate press release put out by Sony, it is stated that the game will have expanded connectivity with other devices such as smart phones and tablets and increased social and community functions.
You can check out the trailer for Gran Turismo 6 Below: