The creator of Gran Turismo series and director of the up and coming GT5, Kazunori Yamauchi, had taken part in the Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race in Germany concluded just yesterday. As part of the Team World Car Awards, with it’s #72 Lexus IS-F in the SP8 Class, he finished in the 60th position overall and 4th in the class of similar cars.
This is especially after a set back that lead to them starting in the 174th position, overall they have overtaken 112 cars, making it a rather heroic comeback.
For more of the details you can proceed to classygamer’s post, which includes passionate updates of the race, particularly the parts about the Audi R8s, overtaking and the game references that will make a PS3/GT5 console warmonger happy…
And for those not wanting to click on the link… This below is his car.