Gran Turismo 7 collaborates with Dior to create unique De Tomaso Mangusta

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Last week saw the release of update 1.19 for Gran Turismo 7, which added three new cars, new events, new Menu Books, and some welcome quality-of-life improvements. Looking ahead, Polyphony has previewed more new content coming to GT7 in a future update.

During the World Series Showdown Nations Cup in Salzburg, Austria, Polyphony announced a surprise partnership with French fashion house Dior.

Bespoke racing gear

As part of the collaboration, bespoke racing gear designed by Dior for driver avatars will be added to Gran Turismo 7 later this month. These include a yellow and grey racing suit with matching gloves and "Diorizon" shoes, along with a blue and grey helmet.

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The number 47 also appears on the racing gear marking Christian Dior’s first fashion show in 1947.

Custom De Tomaso Mangusta

In addition to the racing gear, Dior has created a custom De Tomaso Mangusta, which will be added to the Hagerty Collection Legends car dealer next month. Finished in cream and grey, the unique De Tomaso Mangusta features a special livery along with the number 47 and custom Dior decals.

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The custom racing gear and De Tomaso Mangusta are designed by British fashion designer and Artistic Director of Dior men’s collections, Kim Jones, marking the first time Dior has created a virtual fashion project for a video game.

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The bespoke Dior racing gear and De Tomaso Mangusta will be available in GT7 on 25 August. We expect they will be part of a larger game update later this month adding new cars and, hopefully, new tracks.