Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 coming tomorrow with four new cars

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After Kazunori Yamauchi's Twitter teaser last weekend, Polyphony Digital has revealed what players can look forward to in tomorrow’s Gran Turismo 7 October update. Gran Turismo 7 will add four new cars and two new Scapes locations.

Four new cars coming to Gran Turismo 7 tomorrow

Arriving a week earlier than usual, Gran Turismo 7 update 1.25 will add four new cars. 1980 Maserati Merak SS.

Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 Maserati Merak
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Styled by Italdesign’s Giorgetto Giugiaro, the Merak is a mid-engine Italian sports car. Closely related to the Maserati Bora, the Merak is powered by a 3.0-litre V6 instead of the Bora’s 4.7-litre V8.

Other cars coming in Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 include the 1973 Nissan Skyline 2000GT-R (KPGC110), Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 '18, and Mazda Roadster NR-A (ND) '22.

Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 Nissan Skyline 2000GT-R

Yes, you counted correctly: there are four new cars coming in tomorrow’s update instead of three like in most updates.

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Whether we needed another Mazda MX-5 in GT7’s car roster is questionable, but it’s an eclectic selection nonetheless.

Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3

Additionally, Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 will add two new Scapes locations: Autumn Leaves and Whitby.

The latter is set in Yorkshire and the Humber, UK, while the former is set based on Nishiazuma Sky Valley, a 17.8-kilometre road in Fukushima, Japan. Perhaps this is paving the way for the return of Autumn Ring in GT7?

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Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 Mazda Roadster NR-A (ND)

We may also get some new GT Café Menus and World Circuits events, but the lack of new tracks in the update is disappointing.

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Release date

As with all GT7 updates, the servers will be offline tomorrow between 07:00 – 09:00 BST and 06:00 – 08:00 UTC on 20 October. This means Gran Turismo Update 1.25 will go live after 9am BST/ 8am UTC tomorrow, 20 October.

We’ll find out more when the Gran Turismo 7 Update 1.25 patch notes are published tomorrow.