Thu. Nov 24th, 2022

We are thrilled to be hosting the Gran Turismo World Series Finals live and in person for the first time since 2019. It is only fitting that we return to Le Sporting Monte Carlo, the venue for the first World Final in 2018, as well as the 2019 iteration.

56 of the world’s fastest Gran Turismo drivers from 19 different countries will gather in Monaco from November 24 to 27 to compete in three separate championships.

racing festival

The opening of this racing festival will be Toyota Gazoo Racing GT Cup where 24 riders will fight for the title. The action on the track will be broadcast live from 16:00 UTC on Thursday, November 24th.

On Friday, November 25, 30 riders will take to the virtual track for Nations Cup Regional Finals. In addition to the coronation of Asia-Oceania, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Americas regional champions, 12 riders will be selected live on Friday (also at 16:00 UTC) and will advance to the most important Nations Cup Grand Final on Sunday, November 27 (live at 16:00 UTC).

Two Nations Cup tournaments unite Producers Cup which will take place on Saturday, November 26 (you guessed it, at 16:00 UTC!). The Manufacturers’ Cup features 12 teams of three drivers competing on behalf of Gran Turismo’s leading manufacturers.

25th Anniversary of Gran Turismo

This is a special time for these finals, as they mark the beginning of Gran Turismo’s 25th anniversary.th anniversary celebrations and I will look back on those 25 years and look into the future on stage during the event. Ever since the first Gran Turismo, I’ve always wanted to keep the competitive, global championship moving forward, so I’ll be thrilled to be crowning our World Champions this weekend and I know we’re in for some incredible racing.

In-game gifts and chances of winning

This celebration of racing and Gran Turismo is not just for those of us lucky enough to be in Monaco.

The world map in Gran Turismo 7 will be updated to display four banners in the top right corner:

  • From November 24 up to 27
    • World Series the banner gives more information about the world finals and allows you to watch broadcasts.
  • From 17 to 27 November
    • Bonus Campaign is designed to predict the winners of the three championships up to the moment the broadcast starts so you can win credits.
    • You can win 1 million game credits (Cr.) for each correctly guessed event.
    • You can only choose once per event, so make sure you pick your winner.
  • November 25 to December 5
    • Spectator Campaign is to reward anyone who watches our live streams every day through an online quiz engine.
    • Watch the World Finals and answer the quiz to get early access to the Ferrari Vision GT and other in-game items.
    • Recordings from days 1 to 3 will be open every day for 24 hours from the start of the broadcast.
    • Day 4 will be open for one week from the start of the broadcast.
    • Entrance period
      • Day 1 – Thursday, November 24 at 8:00 AM PT to Friday, November 25 at 8:00 AM PT.
        • Prize – 1 million game credits (cr.)
      • Day 2 – Friday, November 25 at 8:00 AM PT to Saturday, November 26 at 8:00 AM PT.
        • Prize – Ticket for special parts (large)
      • Day 3 is from Saturday, November 26 at 8:00 AM PT to Sunday, November 27 at 8:00 AM PT.
        • Prize – a ticket to replace the engine
      • Day 4 – Sunday, November 27 at 8:00 AM PT to Monday, December 4 at 8:00 AM PT.
    • Distribution of gift items
      • Gifts from Days 1 to 3 will be distributed as gifts on Wednesday, November 30th.
      • Day 4 Giveaway: The Ferrari Vision GT will be given away as a giveaway on December 15th.
  • November 25 to January 3
    • Gran Turismo 25th Anniversary the banner gives access to special races with increased points. (See schedule in game)
    • Special Red Bull X2019 25th The anniversary livery of the car will be donated by simply participating in the event!

Word Final Celebration – Campaign to increase rewards

For a limited time (November 24 – December 5), the rewards for each Race in Sport Mode will be increased!

  • Daily Races
    • November 24 to December 5
    • Daily Race A will be a race similar to the world final.
    • During this period, credit rewards for qualifying events will be 5 times greater than normal.
  • Online time trials
    • November 24 to December 5
    • A complete re-creation of the World Final races, which will be played as a time trial.
    • During this period credit rewards for qualifying events will be 2 times higher than usual.
  • Points racing
    • Round 1: from 24 to 27 November.
    • Round 2: from 1 to 4 December
    • Complete recreation of the World Final races
    • During this period, credit rewards for qualifying events will be 10 times higher than normal.

World Final Livery Distribution

From November 24 to January 3, in the Featured section of the showcase, we will make available some of the GT World Series World Finals special liveries, including the X2019 in national colors and some special Manufacturers Cup liveries.

Special guests and exciting new presentation of the Ferrari Vision Gran Turismo

Just in case you’re still unsure about what you need to tune in to the World Finals, we’re also very pleased to have our Ambassador, Sir Lewis Hamilton, join us in giving a shout out to our riders. We’ll have another chance to see GT Sophy’s progress when Sony AI joins us again for another race between an agent and our real racers.

If that’s not enough, I’m thrilled to announce that during Sunday’s Nations Cup livestream, we’ll be unveiling the all-new and exciting Vision Gran Turismo in association with Ferrari. It is expected to be the weekend.

When and where to watch

All live streams can be viewed on the Gran Turismo YouTube channel every day at 8:00 AM PST (16:00 UTC).

  • Thursday, November 24 – Toyota Gazoo Racing GT Cup
  • Friday, November 25 – Nations Cup Regional Finals
  • Saturday, November 26 – Producers’ Cup Final
  • Sunday, November 27 – Nations Cup Grand Final

Gran Turismo Celebrates 25th Anniversary - Heads to Monaco for Four-Day GT World Finals

For more information and updates on the World Finals, see:

GT Live – https://www.gran-turismo.com/world/live/

YouTube- https://www.youtube.com/GranTurismoOfficial/

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/GranTurismo/

Twitter – https://twitter.com/thegranturismo

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/thegranturismo/

tik tak – https://www.tiktok.com/@thegranturismo