Gear Up For Gran Turismo 5 With Racing Gear

January 27, 2010 Written by Zak Islam

With the ultimate driving simulator swiftly approaching this summer, Polyphony Digital‘s Gran Turismo 5 has millions waiting in anticipation. For GT5 fanatics who want to gear up for the PlayStation 3 exclusive racer, PlayStation LifeStyle has some racing kits which are sure to rev your engines!


Gran Turismo 5 – Pre-Order for only $54.99 (Buy)

Logitech PlayStation 3 Driving Force GT Racing Wheel (Buy)

The official wheel of Gran Turismo®, featuring advanced force feedback technology. Make your racing experience even more realistic. Enjoy unprecedented integration with Gran Turismo® 5 game functions, while advanced force feedback recreates bumps, crashes and traction loss with jaw-dropping realism.

* 24-position realtime adjustment dial: Fine-tune brake bias, TCS, and damper settings on the fly for unprecedented control over your car’s performance.
* 900-degree wheel rotation: Go 2.5 times around lock to lock, just as you would behind the wheel of many real cars.
* Force feedback technology: Feel every inch of the road for maximum control and the ultimate racing experience.
* Gas and brake pedals: Get precise throttle and brake response with true-to-life pedals.
* Sequential stick shift: Go through the gears for the ultimate in control.

Playseats Evolution Gaming Seat – Hardcore GT fanatics Only! (Buy)

With its completely renewed design and double-stitched vinyl cover, the Evolution Gaming Seat from Playseats puts you smack dab in the middle of your favorite racing game. The seat works with almost all racing peripherals on the market and every game console. More importantly, the chair is notably comfortable while delivering the most realistic racing simulation around.

* Combines genuine racing simulation experience with living room comfort; measures 52.1 by 19.7 by 38.6 inches
* True-to-life gaming seat compatible with most racing titles and consoles
* Reinforced steel tubular construction adds stability and eliminates wobble
* Three adjustment knobs for different-sized gamers; under-seat storage compartment