Sony and Polyphony Digital have just announced that Gran Turismo 5 will be available in Australia from Thursday, 25 November.
Sony has announced that Gran Turismo 5 will be available in Australia in three flavours from November 2010, with purchasers of the top-of-the-line version in the running to win a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG supercar.
A single track demo of Gran Turismo 5 will be released on the PlayStation Network on Thursday, 17 December. For the first time, Aussie and Kiwi virtual racers will be eligible for the GT Academy competition that aims to convert a virtual racer into a real-world race champion.
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