Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the release of its virtual racing car, the RX-Vision GT3 Concept.
Jointly developed with Polyphony Digital Inc., the vehicle is available for download in Gran Turismo Sport. The GT3 Concept is the brand’s newest virtual race car in Sony Interactive Entertainment’s PlayStation®4 driving simulation title, Gran Turismo Sport.
Mazda is aiming to gain more from fans by conveying the joy of driving a car to the wide range of people who love Digital Motor Sport, which has been gaining popularity in recent years.
Moreover, even under the influence of the recent coronavirus, car enthusiasts all over the world can connect online and enjoy the same conditions regardless of country, region, language or generation.
Players who use Mazda vehicles, such as RX-Vision GT3 Concept, in Gran Turismo Sport will automatically be granted seed rights to participate in the FIA certified Gran Turismo Championship (world tours) to be held in various locations around the world in the 2020 season.
Players can also use the Concept to participate in esports competition at Japan’s 2020 National Sorts Festival cultural program in Kagoshima prefecture.
To commemorate Mazda’s 100-year anniversary, there are various online events, which people who enjoy Gran Turismo Sport can participate in.