Online Car Sharing Group - Let's Share Cars!

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#1 Edited by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -

So me and my buddies found out we can share cars with each other without having to waste credits on them.   
 
You select a car, and select "Share with Friends", and then when you go on the garage, there's a tab that says "Online".  It's a great way to try out cars without having to buy them, and I figure hopefully everyone pitches in at least one good car for the community to try out.   
  
If people are interested, put down your PSN and the car(s) you'd be willing to share.    
 
Rules - It won't let you drive the cars you shared, so keep that in mind.  Chrome Cars are locked to only the CE holders.  :(
 
For myself: 
 
Share:
Tuned Mini, for Performance  
GT-86 Concept '09 
Mini Cooper '98 

PSN - KaosAngel

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#2 Edited by Jackel2072 (2510 posts) -

if you share the car do you loose said car? and if not does the other person get to keep it?
 
 
well if anything add me.  no friends who play GT on my  friends list
 
The_Jackel2072

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#3 Edited by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -
@Jackel2072: I don't think so, my buddies put up cars and they didn't say anything about losing them. 
 
Also, if someone has Stealth SLS-AMG, I put up Chrome Audi and/or Chrome BMW.
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#4 Posted by Binman88 (3713 posts) -

If you haven't had a go of a fully upgraded '88 Supra, I'll stick that on sharing for you and I'll have a go of that Mini :P 
 
My PSN id is Binman-88, but I seem to have been having a bit of trouble getting friends to show up in the profile/community section in game. Sometimes people show in my list, sometimes its completely empty.

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#5 Posted by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -

Alright guys, I added in EVERY CE Chrome Car.  
 
Enjoy.

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#6 Posted by PufferFiz (1490 posts) -

Any one want to lend me a 70's euro car and a 60's car? can't find any good ones in the used care market.

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#7 Edited by Halopower67 (202 posts) -

Well im pretty new to this, i would just like GT5 friends, i still have no considerable cars to share but ill get em eventually.
 
BTW my PSN is Halopower67

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#8 Posted by Binman88 (3713 posts) -

If you share cars you can't use them yourself. Gonna have to earn some more money with my Supra before I can share it, sorry :( 
 
Also, I can't seem to drive any of your shared Chrome cars Kaos. I can only view them. I'd have messaged you in game but I'm shit slow at typing in game without my keyboard hooked up.

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#9 Posted by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -
@Binman88: What about the other cars?
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#10 Posted by PufferFiz (1490 posts) -
@Binman88 said:
" If you share cars you can't use them yourself. Gonna have to earn some more money with my Supra before I can share it, sorry :(  Also, I can't seem to drive any of your shared Chrome cars Kaos. I can only view them. I'd have messaged you in game but I'm shit slow at typing in game without my keyboard hooked up. "
you might have to be a certain level to use them.
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#11 Posted by souljourner (5 posts) -

Hey guys,
 
I am curious, if someone shared some cars, how can I see or view or use them?  I am testing this out between me and my buddy and so far the only place that the shared car shows up is under "community"

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#12 Posted by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -
@souljourner: That's where it is, go on community and their name.  If you want in on this too, feel free to add everyone here.  :) 
 
I doubt we'd all be using every 1,000 at a given time.
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#13 Posted by souljourner (5 posts) -

@ KaosAngel,:  Hey, i can see  it but it doesnt allow using of the cars

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#14 Edited by LutonHatter (377 posts) -

Ok, my PSN is LutonHatter

Here are the cars I currently have, if anyone wants to borrow one of them just give me a message on PSN. 

http://www.mygranturismo.net/1429

Edit, removed list, replaced with url to list on mygranturismo.net
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#15 Posted by KaosAngel (14251 posts) -
@LutonHatter said:
"I am currently on the look out for a truck to race the Amateur sprots truck challenge if anyone has one to share?"
You're not the only one.  I think everyone needs a truck.  :\
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#16 Posted by LutonHatter (377 posts) -
@KaosAngel:
Maybe I should create a new PSN id with the birthday of 27/11/04 and see if I get a Dodge RAM as a present. :D
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#17 Edited by Binman88 (3713 posts) -
@KaosAngel: My other cars are kinda crappy. I have the Civic Type R I started with which is fully upgraded, I'll stick it on there. Once I've got enough money I'll buy a replacement for the Supra and share it as well.  
 Edit: Also, the Civic has a damn ridiculous spoiler on it. It was the better of the two options in GT Auto - there's unfortunately no downforce options if you just use the (far nicer) stock spoiler.
 
@PufferFiz: Hmm, that could be it. I'm at level 13 at the mo, maybe I need to be higher.
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#18 Posted by PufferFiz (1490 posts) -
@Binman88 said:
" @KaosAngel: My other cars are kinda crappy. I have the Civic Type R I started with which is fully upgraded, I'll stick it on there. Once I've got enough money I'll buy a replacement for the Supra and share it as well.  
 Edit: Also, the Civic has a damn ridiculous spoiler on it. It was the better of the two options in GT Auto - there's unfortunately no downforce options if you just use the (far nicer) stock spoiler.
 
@PufferFiz: Hmm, that could be it. I'm at level 13 at the mo, maybe I need to be higher. "
well I know even if you have the money you cant buy cars higher than your level. so maybe its that.
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#19 Posted by eroticfishcake (7857 posts) -

Just gonna add my PSN ID: eroticfishcake 
 
So far all I've put up is a stock Masarati GT. No truck yet but I'll put it up once I find one.

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#20 Posted by goudaj (84 posts) -

You can't use cars that are shared, only view them. If you want to borrow someones car to use in events, you have to get them to gift it to you, and then when you're done gift it back. You can only gift to each friend once a day.

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#21 Edited by SlLENTCAPYBARA (75 posts) -

I can't believe I didn't buy this earlier. Just starting out, so any cars that anyone is willing to share, is appreciated. Hope to see everyone online! Have a good one. 
 
PSN ID: SlLENTCAPYBARA 
(second letter is a lower-case "L")

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#22 Posted by souljourner (5 posts) -

I have a truck to lend.. But can someone here teach me how one can use a shared car?
 
I just finished the professional races and also have a Lambo and Ferrari to share for the related races.

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#23 Posted by souljourner (5 posts) -
@goudaj said:
" You can't use cars that are shared, only view them. If you want to borrow someones car to use in events, you have to get them to gift it to you, and then when you're done gift it back. You can only gift to each friend once a day. "
is this true?  if so, i guess this sharing thing won't really work then eh?
 
Sounds kinda dumb IMO, if you put it as an "online car' though no one can actually drive it, including the owner.  Without any real benefit to anyone other than pure bragging rights.
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#24 Edited by Devil240Z (5709 posts) -

Yeah everyone please add me. I will share.   
My PSN is the same as one here.  
 

 
I too need a damn truck. 

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#25 Posted by Devil240Z (5709 posts) -

I thought the shared cars were for your shared drivers to drive in the online b spec stuff that doesn't exist yet.

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#26 Posted by Skald (4427 posts) -

I just started out. PSN ID is Axolotl950. 
 
I have a squirrelly french muscle car and the '97 Civic I started with, both ~200 HP. When I get some good cars, I'll put them up there too.

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#27 Posted by Morka (202 posts) -

Just started playing this game today. My PSN is Morka2k. 

Im from Europe, if that has anything to say.

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#28 Posted by LutonHatter (377 posts) -

Don't suppose anyone wants to lend my B-Spec driver a GT F1 car? The Formula GT is the last race they need to complete the Extreme Series?


Oh and updated my list of cars in the post above if anyone wants to borrow any of them.

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#29 Posted by crunchmonkey (285 posts) -
@LutonHatter:
I'm in the same situation. I just have to win the Formula GT series but the car isn't showing up in the Used Car Dealership... it's so damn frustrating. If/when I get it, I'll loan it to you after finishing that series.
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#30 Posted by Aus_azn (2272 posts) -

I only have:
 
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 C6 RM '09 (Fully Tuned)
Audi R8 5.2 FSI Quattro '09 (Fully tuned)
Subaru Impreza WRX STI '07 (No "Engine" mods)
Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX STI '10 (Fully tuned)
Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG '10 (Fully tuned)

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#31 Posted by Bouke (1400 posts) -

 
I got the Forula Gran Turismo car, now i'm saving for the Ferrari F1 :P

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#32 Posted by saseneca915 (2 posts) -

I have a Dodge Viper with 921hp anyone interested 
 
Im looking for the lambo that is 385,???. 
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#33 Posted by Bouke (1400 posts) -

 
Also got a Toyota 7 Race Car which you can easily win the Historic Car Championship with.

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#34 Posted by silverdiamond669 (2 posts) -

hi ever one if my friend give me car and after use in some days 3days or 4days

can i return to return to him again or not

in gt5 please answer me

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#35 Edited by rjeran1 (2 posts) -

PSN rjeran

I'm sharing a Nissan GT-R 07' Fully tuned

Ferrari 512BB Fully Tuned

Honda Integra Type R '04 Tuned

Toyota 86 GT '12 Tuned

May be another or two but don't remember . I am looking for a Chapparal if anyone has it?

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