Gran Turismo 5 for PlayStation 3
Gran Turismo is one of the longest standing, most critically acclaimed series' to come from the Sony Playstation lineage; the things it did for the Racing Simulator genre on the whole cannot be overstated, and the games as a whole have been consistently solid. This entry in particular is, as of 2013, the best-selling PS3 exclusive at 10 Million units sold.
So, what does Gran Turismo 5 bring to the series? To start off, it's the first entry in the series with online multiplayer (with support for 16 players at a time), and it's the first game in the series to feature licensees from World Rally Championship, NASCAR and Super GT. Also included is a damage model with variations of damage depending on whether the vehicle falls into one of two categories; "standard" or "premium". Finally, the game features over 1,000 cars, 26 different locations, and 71 different tracks in total.