Special Events is one of the 4 main areas of the original Gran Turismo's Simulation Mode. Featuring 13 unique events, this section is where the specialised event races are held. From the beginner's FF Challenge to the difficult high-speed Hard-Tuned Car Speed Contest, and endurance races such as the Grand Valley 300km. Below is the list of events appearing in this section, in alphabetical order. Tracks that are raced in reverse are marked with an asterisk (*).