New Gran Turismo Sport update focuses on Le Mans

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Group C racers, Circuit de la Sarthe among new entries

With this year’s 24 hours of Le Mans just shy of a month away, it looks like Polyphony Digital is keen to center their May 2018 update on the grueling endurance race. Not only will Gran Turismo Sport come with new Le Mans racers, players will also get to drive them on the famed Circuit de la Sarthe itself.

For starters, Circuit de la Sarthe will have a couple configurations just like most tracks available in GT Sport. Players can opt to enjoy the whole stretch of the Mulsanne Straight without any chicanes or configure it with them in place for a proper Le Mans experience.

As for vehicles, most of the content will be centered around the legendary Group C cars that fought for the win a few decades back. That besides, a splasing of Japanese, French, and other iconic European models complete the roster of cars for this update. Here’s the complete list:

• 1968 Fiat 500 F (N100)
• 1988 Jaguar XJR-9 (Gr.1)
• 1967 Lamborghini Miura P400 Bertone Prototype CN.0706 (N400)
• 1989 Mercedes-Benz Sauber Mercedes C9 (Gr.1)
• 1992 Nissan R92CP (Gr.1)
• 1996 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IV GSR (N300)
• 2011 Renault Sport Megane Trophy (Gr.4)
• 2015 Subaru BRZ S (N200)
• 2016 Renault Sport Clio R.S. 220 EDC Trophy (N300)

• Group 4 Cup (Beginner League)
• World Hatchback Championship (Amateur League)
• Lamborghini Cup (Professional League)

Expect the May 2018 update of GT Sport to surface within this week.

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