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Month: December 2000

GT3 Photo Mode

GT3 Photo Mode

Gran Turismo 4 has a funny feature that allows you to photograph cars that you ‘own’ in-game at different locations around the world.

Here’s the cars I’ve owned, and places I’ve driven them. Well, except for Japan.


1980 Datsun 280ZX, on Beacon Hill in Boston

1980 Datsun 280ZX


* 0-60 8.8s
* 16.6s 1/4 mi
* ~130mph


* 2.8 L L28E I6
* 140bhp @ 5,200 rpm
* 145lb ft @ 4,000 rpm
* 2990lbs

1978 Chevy Corvette

1969 Stingray

GT3 doesn’t feature the emissions controlled and power-starved 1978 Corvette, but they do have another 3rd generation Corvette: the 1969 Stingray, shown here near the Brooklyn Bridge, looking towards NYC


2001 Corvette Z06

2001 Corvette Z06, in Nanzenji, Japan
2001 Corvette Z06, on Freemont St. in Las Vegas