As if it wasn’t enough having another Adrian Newey designed rocket ship in Gran Turismo 6, Polyphony have now announced a Red Bull Racing Kart, a junior version of the Red Bull X2014 and a brand new challenge mode from Sebastian Vettel.
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Polyphony Digital Inc., developer of the recently-released Gran Turismo®6 for PlayStation®3, has revealed details of a new update for the game that will be available on 18 December. Included in the update will be two new Red Bull cars and the Red Bull X Challenge, an innovative collaboration with Infiniti Red Bull Racing that includes 2013 Formula 1® World Champion Sebastian Vettel mentoring players in the art of driving an authentic formula car.
Owners of GT6™, that went on sale on 06 December, will have the opportunity to select the first two of four new Red Bull cars. The ‘Red Bull Racing Kart’ and ‘Red Bull X2014 Junior’ will arrive in dealerships in-game via the update, while the Red Bull X2014 ‘Standard’ and ‘Fan’ cars can be expected to join them at a later stage. All of the new Red Bull X2014 cars have been designed for GT6 in conjunction with Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s legendary Chief Technical Officer Adrian Newey.
Red Bull Kart
Red Bull X2014 Junior
Red Bull X2014
Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel added: “I’ve been playing Gran Turismo since I was 12, so to appear in the game myself as a mentor is great. I hope everyone enjoys the game.”A second phase of the Red Bull X Challenge, along with the other two Red Bull cars, will be made available in a future update for GT6.