Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › Console Gaming › Playstation › GT5: I HATE the top gear special challenge
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

GT5: I HATE the top gear special challenge

post #1 of 23
Thread Starter 
I really want that stupid track but you have to get gold to get it. I have tried for TWO WEEKS to get gold but the closest I got was second. I seriously have thoughts about breaking my ps3 and punching babies while doing this challenge. Is there any other way at all that you can get the top gear test track?
The Red Scare
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3770K ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Asus GTX 770 2gb 16GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 640GB Blue WD 1TB Blue Crucial M4 128GB SSD Zalman CNPS9900MAX-R 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit ViewSonic 1920x1080 24" Acer 1600x900 20" Das Keyboard Model S(Cherry MX Brown) 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Cougar CMX 700W Lancool PC-K62R1 Logitech G700 Steelseries Siberia V2 Red 
  hide details  
Reply
The Red Scare
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3770K ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Asus GTX 770 2gb 16GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 640GB Blue WD 1TB Blue Crucial M4 128GB SSD Zalman CNPS9900MAX-R 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit ViewSonic 1920x1080 24" Acer 1600x900 20" Das Keyboard Model S(Cherry MX Brown) 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Cougar CMX 700W Lancool PC-K62R1 Logitech G700 Steelseries Siberia V2 Red 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 23
Man, I know how you feel. I haven't really bothered with it in a while. I can barely get pass the the 2nd corner in the Elise challenge without sliding out.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500k [4.5GHz] ASUS P8Z68-V Pro Gigabyte R9 285 2GB Mushkin Blackline 12GB DDR3 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force 3 120GB + Seagate 1TB ASUS 24B1ST Corsair H80i GT Windows 7 Home Premium [x64] 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 27" XL2720Z Ducky Shine 4 [Cherry MX Brown] Corsair HX650 Corsair 650D 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Steelseries Rival Steelseries QcK+ Creative X-Fi HD Sennheiser HD 598 
AudioOther
Sennheiser PC 350 SE Lamptron FC6 Fan Controller 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500k [4.5GHz] ASUS P8Z68-V Pro Gigabyte R9 285 2GB Mushkin Blackline 12GB DDR3 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force 3 120GB + Seagate 1TB ASUS 24B1ST Corsair H80i GT Windows 7 Home Premium [x64] 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 27" XL2720Z Ducky Shine 4 [Cherry MX Brown] Corsair HX650 Corsair 650D 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Steelseries Rival Steelseries QcK+ Creative X-Fi HD Sennheiser HD 598 
AudioOther
Sennheiser PC 350 SE Lamptron FC6 Fan Controller 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by dcloud View Post
Man, I know how you feel. I haven't really bothered with it in a while. I can barely get pass the the 2nd corner in the Elise challenge without sliding out.
Slow down before the corner, and don't accelerate during the corner because you will just end up wiping out if you can't control it.

And I don't mean to rub it in or anything but I had that track unlocked within the first 20 minutes of playing the game.
Bob's Computer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI P67A-G45 MSI 6970 Lightning 2GB G Skill Ripjaws X (2x4GB) 1866mhz 9-10-9-28 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force 3 SSD (60GB), X1 WD5000AAKS, X1 W... ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner Noctua NH-C14 Windows 7 64 bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus VH238H Logitech G510 HALE90 750W NZXT Phantom Black 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
Logitech G9x SteelSeries 4HD ASUS Xonar DGX / Audio-Technica ATH-AD700 Hauppauge! HVR-1250 TV Tuner 
  hide details  
Reply
Bob's Computer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI P67A-G45 MSI 6970 Lightning 2GB G Skill Ripjaws X (2x4GB) 1866mhz 9-10-9-28 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force 3 SSD (60GB), X1 WD5000AAKS, X1 W... ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner Noctua NH-C14 Windows 7 64 bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus VH238H Logitech G510 HALE90 750W NZXT Phantom Black 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
Logitech G9x SteelSeries 4HD ASUS Xonar DGX / Audio-Technica ATH-AD700 Hauppauge! HVR-1250 TV Tuner 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 23
i lold@ punching babies. This makes me wanna play GT5 now...grrr. My 436HP EVO IX has nuttin on all yallz, lol jk. I hate those challenges too. The worst part is bumping into someone and you get DISQUALIFIED written on your screen with the cheesy pron music playing just to aggravate you even further.
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 23
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by KrisBKreeme View Post
i lold@ punching babies. This makes me wanna play GT5 now...grrr. My 436HP EVO IX has nuttin on all yallz, lol jk. I hate those challenges too. The worst part is bumping into someone and you get DISQUALIFIED written on your screen with the cheesy pron music playing just to aggravate you even further.
i know what you mean. i have to mute my tv before the music plays to keep myself from breaking it.

also, I make it sooooo far like to the end right behind the 1st 2 cars and I pass one and the other but then he edges around the corner and beats me by like 1 millisecond.
The Red Scare
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3770K ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Asus GTX 770 2gb 16GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 640GB Blue WD 1TB Blue Crucial M4 128GB SSD Zalman CNPS9900MAX-R 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit ViewSonic 1920x1080 24" Acer 1600x900 20" Das Keyboard Model S(Cherry MX Brown) 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Cougar CMX 700W Lancool PC-K62R1 Logitech G700 Steelseries Siberia V2 Red 
  hide details  
Reply
The Red Scare
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3770K ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Asus GTX 770 2gb 16GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 640GB Blue WD 1TB Blue Crucial M4 128GB SSD Zalman CNPS9900MAX-R 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit ViewSonic 1920x1080 24" Acer 1600x900 20" Das Keyboard Model S(Cherry MX Brown) 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Cougar CMX 700W Lancool PC-K62R1 Logitech G700 Steelseries Siberia V2 Red 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 23
It's a pain but the first and 3rd are much easier with a wheel, but I still suck at the 2nd, damn lotus just spins on the first corner, lol.

Worse challenge for me is the NASCAR just because when you do fail you get the Elton John of NASCAR, Jeff Gordon. Should have chosen a real driver instead of him.
Dirty Intel
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 7700k @ stock for now GA-Z270X-GAMING-K5 MSI GTX 980Ti Gaming 6G 16GB DDR4 3200 TridentZ 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 850 EVO 1TB Seagate 3TB 2xSamsung DVD-RW Corsair H115i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Home 64-bit ASUS VG248QE 24" 1080P 144Hz Logitech G19 Corsair 750TX 
CaseMouseAudio
Corsair 750D Logitech G502 Onboard Realtek ALC1220 
  hide details  
Reply
Dirty Intel
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 7700k @ stock for now GA-Z270X-GAMING-K5 MSI GTX 980Ti Gaming 6G 16GB DDR4 3200 TridentZ 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 850 EVO 1TB Seagate 3TB 2xSamsung DVD-RW Corsair H115i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Home 64-bit ASUS VG248QE 24" 1080P 144Hz Logitech G19 Corsair 750TX 
CaseMouseAudio
Corsair 750D Logitech G502 Onboard Realtek ALC1220 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by ralexh11 View Post
i know what you mean. i have to mute my tv before the music plays to keep myself from breaking it.

also, I make it sooooo far like to the end right behind the 1st 2 cars and I pass one and the other but then he edges around the corner and beats me by like 1 millisecond.
Gah thats true. I was trying the Charmonix rally challenge today and I got to like the 2nd to last corner and bam, hit the wall. DISQUALIFIED. FUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU. *cue cheesy pron music*
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 23
it took me a few times but i got it........and that's nothing.....try getting all gold in all the licence tests.......i covered my ps3 with a pillow just incase ........still some tests are brutal.....curently have 54Gold....4Silver.....2Bronze......and omg don't even get me started on Formula GT Championship
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X5680@4.8GHz 192x25x1.47v EVGA X58 Classified(E759) EVGA GTX980 Ti SLI @1515/8400 6x4GB GSkill Ripjaws@1540 8-8-8-20-2T-1.55v 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Corsair Force GT 120GB/OS Corsair Force LS 60GB/PAGE Toshiba 4TB/GAMES CPU-EK Supremacy 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
MB-EK FB Classified GPU-EK FC TitanX/Backplates Rad-Swiftech 360mm MCR-320/Pump Rad-Barrow 280mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
Ram-Corsair 2x60mm Resevoir-Barrow 250x50mm Misc-6x120mm/2x140mm/NZXT Sentry,Barrow 3/8 fit... Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Seiki 50'' 3840x2160 30hz Logitech G110 EVGA Supernova G2 1300 Lian Li PC-A77F 
MouseMouse PadOtherOther
Logitech G9x Xtrac Ripper XL Logitech G27 Logitech G940 
Other
Xbox One controller 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X5680@4.8GHz 192x25x1.47v EVGA X58 Classified(E759) EVGA GTX980 Ti SLI @1515/8400 6x4GB GSkill Ripjaws@1540 8-8-8-20-2T-1.55v 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Corsair Force GT 120GB/OS Corsair Force LS 60GB/PAGE Toshiba 4TB/GAMES CPU-EK Supremacy 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
MB-EK FB Classified GPU-EK FC TitanX/Backplates Rad-Swiftech 360mm MCR-320/Pump Rad-Barrow 280mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
Ram-Corsair 2x60mm Resevoir-Barrow 250x50mm Misc-6x120mm/2x140mm/NZXT Sentry,Barrow 3/8 fit... Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Seiki 50'' 3840x2160 30hz Logitech G110 EVGA Supernova G2 1300 Lian Li PC-A77F 
MouseMouse PadOtherOther
Logitech G9x Xtrac Ripper XL Logitech G27 Logitech G940 
Other
Xbox One controller 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 23
Screw you guys its 11pm central time and im gonna go play GT5 on a school night. See ya in 2 hours lolol
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #10 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lxcivic2k1 View Post
It's a pain but the first and 3rd are much easier with a wheel, but I still suck at the 2nd, damn lotus just spins on the first corner, lol.

Worse challenge for me is the NASCAR just because when you do fail you get the Elton John of NASCAR, Jeff Gordon. Should have chosen a real driver instead of him.
I got all gold an i got the Jeff Gordon.

@ OP are you usuing a wheel? GT5 is easier with a wheel.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 920 @ 3629MHz 24/7 Sapphire PURE CrossFireX 790GX Sapphire HD6870 (8800gts PhysX) 4GB (2x2GB) OCZ PC2-9200 LV blades 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
320GB + 250GB + 500GB + 1TB Vista Home Premium / Win 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung 40" 1920x1080 Razer Lycosa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX750W Antec 900 Razer Copperhead Tempest Blue Razer eXact Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 920 @ 3629MHz 24/7 Sapphire PURE CrossFireX 790GX Sapphire HD6870 (8800gts PhysX) 4GB (2x2GB) OCZ PC2-9200 LV blades 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
320GB + 250GB + 500GB + 1TB Vista Home Premium / Win 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung 40" 1920x1080 Razer Lycosa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX750W Antec 900 Razer Copperhead Tempest Blue Razer eXact Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Playstation
Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › Console Gaming › Playstation › GT5: I HATE the top gear special challenge