We knew this one was coming but now it’s official…

Sony has announced today they will be releasing Gran Turismo 5 XL on January 17th. GT5: XL will include the original game as well as all the new features added by the recently released Spec 2.0 update. As a bonus, GT5: XL Edition will also include a voucher for over $20 worth of DLC. A few of the DLC you can spend your voucher on are Course Pack, Racing Gear Pack, and Paint Pack.