Make your chequered flag dreams come true with Nissan’s GT Academy

Nissan kicks off its racing driver hunt with GT Academy trials at a mall near you

Dream of competing at Silverstone, but spend all your time on the PlayStation? Now your Gran Turismo skills could take you to the starting grid!

Is there any hobby of yours as maligned as gaming? We didn’t think so. But now, all those hours you spent on the PlayStation are finally going to come in use. That’s right, Nissan’s again come up with that chance for you to shut up all those cranky teachers and worried parents who kept shaking their head at your love for Gran Turismo - The Nissan GT Academy contest 2015.

Log into the PlayStation Network with your copy of Gran Turismo 6, or take your seat at any of the driving simulators Nissan’s setting up in cities across India, and who knows, you could be driving a proper racecar by next year!

A total of 20 contestants with the best times will participate at the National Finals in Chennai in July, with the top-6 going on to compete at Nissan’s Silverstone Race Camp in the UK. And finally, one lucky (and talented) gamer will get to fulfil the dream of a lifetime at the Dubai 24 Hours!

So what are you waiting for? Head over to to start competing!