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GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game (Windows)

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Description

GTR 2 is the "official simulation of the FIA GT championship" and uses the same physics engine as the first GTR game but adds special effects in the lighting and environment to add to the realism.

Like the first, GTR 2 is foremost a racing simulation. There are 144 cars from which to choose and 34 different track configurations. Choose from three modes of play: Novice, Semi-Pro or Simulation. Various racing experiences are offered from open practice sessions, driving schools, full race weekends, 24 hour races, championship races, to time trials.

A built-in multiplayer mode gives you the opportunity to race against worldwide opponents.

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GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game Windows A very narrow turn up ahead
GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game Windows There are several dozens of tutorials available.
GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game Windows Only 14th place but the race is still long.
GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game Windows By completing challenges you unlock new stuff.

Alternate Titles

  • "GTR 2: Автогонки FIA GT" -- Russian spelling
  • "GTR 2: Realism Redefined" -- Alternate US subtitle

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The Press Says

Gamernode Sep 25, 2006 9.5 out of 10 95
GameStar (Germany) Sep, 2006 91 out of 100 91
Eurogamer.net (UK) Oct 17, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Edge Oct, 2006 90 out of 100 90
Playfuls Sep 28, 2006 8.8 out of 10 88
Gamesmania Oct 04, 2006 87 out of 100 87
YouGamers Apr 03, 2007 85 out of 100 85
JeuxVideoPC.com Oct 09, 2006 17 out of 20 85
Bit-Tech Oct 20, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 28, 2005 16 out of 20 80

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

GTR 2 appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2006 – #9 PC Game of the Year
    • 2006 – PC Sports/Racing Game of the Year
  • GameStar (Germany)
    • February 01, 2007 - Best PC Sports Game in 2006 (Readers' Vote)
  • PC Powerplay (Germany)
    • Issue 02/2007 – #2 Best Sports/Racing Game in 2006
    • Issue 02/2007 – #3 Best Sports/Racing Game in 2006 (Readers' Vote)

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Jeanne (75624) added GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game (Windows) on Sep 26, 2006