If you’re a fan of the Gran Turismo series, you might have noticed that Polyphony Digital is shifting their priorities with Gran Turismo Sport. Gone is the massive list of 1200 cars, now replaced with 162 super detailed cars. The classic career mode fans have loved over the years has been altered to more be of a tutorial mode.

The focus has clearly turned to online play, and with that it might alienate some fans. Yours truly isn’t the big online guy, but it is what it is. Online gaming is MASSIVE. Polyphony Digital wants to tap into the market.

This new US TV commercial might even poke some fun at the glory days of the franchise. Watch it and judge for yourself!

What do you think of this new direction for the series? Will this gamble pay-off? Let us know in the comments below.

Gran Turismo Sport races to the PS4 on a October 17 in North America and October 18 in Europe.