Nissan GT Academy

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  • 2011
  • 4 Seasons

"Nissan GT Academy" (2012) is a competition and reality show. The titular company invites a group of gamers and trains them to be professional racing drivers. While the seasons are all about five episodes long, the training actually lasts months. The winner then actually competes in races for Nissan.

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Seasons
May the Best Man Win
6. May the Best Man Win
December 19, 2014
The winner is crowned as one gamer goes from virtual to reality by becoming a professional racecar driver for Nissan.
The Braking Point
5. The Braking Point
December 12, 2014
Things heat up as the gamers get behind the wheels of stock cars to test their abilities. Time is closing in on finding who is worthy of becoming a pro racer.
Race for your Place
4. Race for your Place
December 5, 2014
The contestants compete in a Gymkhana-style driving course. They must navigate an ice road, military tanks and paintball gunfire.
No Man Left Behind
3. No Man Left Behind
November 21, 2014
With the legendary Silverstone Circuit as the backdrop, the gamers must work in teams to survive a grueling obstacle course and pit crew challenge in their quest to become a professional racecar driver.
Finding the Zone
2. Finding the Zone
November 14, 2014
Race craft and driving skills are put to the test both on and off the track in the rage buggie rally course and the overtaking challenge. The gamers must find the zone mentally and physically to avoid elimination.
Virtual to Reality
1. Virtual to Reality
November 7, 2014
The 32 fastest Gran Turismo gamers in North America race virtually in Times Square and then battle in real Nissan 370Zs. Only 12 advance in the compete.
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"Nissan GT Academy" (2012) is a competition and reality show. The titular company invites a group of gamers and trains them to be professional racing drivers. While the seasons are all about five episodes long, the training actually lasts months. The winner then actually competes in races for Nissan.

  • Premiere Date
    September 21, 2011