Gran Turismo 5 Prologue Shots, Date, Price Released (Updated)

Update: Sony has officially announced that Gran Turismo 5 Prologue will be released in North America on April 17, with a price of $39.99 for both the Blu-ray and online PlayStation Store versions. The Blu-ray disc will feature an exclusive behind-the-scenes video titled "Beyond the Apex."

Original story: Looking for another reason to get excited about your PS3? How about a new batch of screenshots for the upcoming Polyphony Digital racing title, Gran Turismo 5 Prologue?

The game is set to feature 1080p presentation, improved opponent AI, over 60 cars, and 16-player online races. All this, but with only five tracks to do it on. At least they're "stunningly realistic" tracks, or so they say. Judge for yourselves by clicking below. And hey, yellow Stig. nope