Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2.0 update out, first DLC detailed

Course packs, car packs, paint packs and more

The Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2.0 update that was detailed last week is now live and the first Gran Turismo 5 DLC has been detailed alongside it.


Series creator Kazunori Yamauchi took to Twitter to tell racers exactly what to expect in the update on Wednesday, as well as outlining the studio's plans for DLC which can now be revealed as a number of individual packs.

Get the full list below:

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Course Pack (2 tracks, 5 layouts)

This DLC pack adds the new tracks to Gran Turismo 5.

The new Course Pack includes SPA-Francorchamps (with weather effects) and Kart Space layouts I and II (each layout supports normal and reverse).


Release date: 10/18/2011Price: $4.99

Racing Car Pack (15 Cars)

This DLC pack adds new cars to Gran Turismo 5.

Includes the new model of the X2010 ultimate racing machine, the Red Bull X2011. There is also a lineup of specially tuned touring cars and three new racing karts. Expand your garage with these exciting new racing machines!


Release date: 10/18/2011Price: $7.99

Racing Gear Pack (90 items)

This DLC pack adds racing gear items to Gran Turismo 5.

Contains helmets and racing suits of 8 famous WRC and NASCAR drivers, 12 helmets and suits in all. In addition there is the Official Gran Turismo helmet, and new gear from Alpinestars and Simpson.


Release date: 10/18/2011Price: $2.99

Paint Pack (100 colors)

This DLC pack adds paint items to Gran Turismo 5.

From chic subdued color tones to bright shining colors, there are 100 new colors spread across 10 different themes. Find new unique colors for your favorite cars.


Release date: 10/18/2011Price: $1.99

Complete Pack

This DLC bundle contains the Racing Car Pack, Racing Gear Pack, Paint Pack, and Course Pack for Gran Turismo 5, all for a special low price.


Release date: 10/18/2011Price: $11.99

[ SOURCE: US Gran Turismo website ]