Apparently I’m 3 years late on this, but I was watching an old episode of Top Gear on my DVR the other night and I found out that the touchscreen display for the Nissan GT-R was designed by Polyphony Digital, otherwise known as the folks who do a lot of the design for the Gran Turismo video game franchise.
Here’s some shots of the display graphics (video here):
We’ve talked for years about the influence of video games across various industries. Well, that influence is here and it’s here and it’s not going away.
From army training ‘tools’ to automobile display graphics, video games and real life are working on common ground.