Gran Turismo 5 Signature Edition Challenge Kicks off today
The Signature Edition Challenge of Gran Turismo 5 (Prize: real-life Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG) which was announced by Sony kicks off today.
As detailed earlier the challenge is exclusive for gamers who owned a Signature Edition Copy of game and will be run entirely in the game's B-Spec mode.
For entering the challenge all you need to is redeem the voucher code which is included on the Signature Edition's leather wallet in the PlayStation Store. After this you will get access to the challenge in game's Seasonal Event which was introduced in the game by patch v1.05.
Here is the complete details about how the Signature Edition Challenge will works check it out:
Once they have completed these steps they will be able to access the Signature Edition Challenge from within GT5. The Challenge takes place in Gran Turismo 5’s innovative B-spec mode – where players take the role of team director with their own AI drivers doing the racing. The Challenge is being held over a series of five, five-lap races on different circuits. The choice of B-spec mode opens the competition to more than purely the fastest GT5 racers as players, and there will be no limit on the number of times entrants can complete the races. In-game leaderboards for each region will display the top 50 race times for each circuit, as well as the top 250 combined times across the five races.
Entrants with the fastest total time from each region  at the closing time (23:59 (GMT) on 31 January 2011) will be invited to take part in the second phase of the competition – the Mercedes-Benz Driving Event. Winners from each international region will compete against each other in a series of real driving challenges under the scrutiny of judges. Points will be awarded for each challenge with the winner taking home the stunning SLS AMG