Today saw the announcement that Forza 5 is getting six new free cars to tear around in as well as a range of improvements in a content update. The cherry on the cake of this update is undoubtedly the addition of the Rolls Royce Wraith as this is Rolls Royce's first foray into the world of racing games so it is an auspicious occasion and long may it continue I say.
Today sees the addition of the famed Long Beach circuit to the Forza Motorsport franchise for the first time in Forza Motorsport 5. Available for free as part of the latest Forza Motorsport 5 content update, Long Beach is surrounded by the sun-drenched beauty of southern California. Long Beach in Forza Motorsport 5 is packed with stunning detail, with the entire track and surrounding area recreated with obsessive precision through laser scanning, thousands of photos, and hours of video. From the angles of each unique palm tree along Shoreline Drive to every nuance of the track's surface, this circuit is a racing experience unlike any other.
Home to the annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, the circuit located just outside of Los Angeles hosts the Verizon IndyCar Series, TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Indy Lights, Pirelli World Challenge, Formula Drift, and more.
Turn 10 studios announced that Forza 5 is the fastest selling Forza game EVER, thanks to all of the fans and community members of Forza Motorsport. The game has been embraced by Xbox One fans worldwide, with more than one-third of console owners purchasing the game since its release on 22 November 2013.
Since launch, the Forza Motorsport community has been busy and their lifelike ‘Drivatars’, have worked hard to participate in friend’s races and challenges. In total, ‘Drivatars’ have completed in more than one billion races since launch, showcasing that Forza Motorsport and Xbox are home to the most passionate fans of racing video games.
Once again, Honda and the “Forza Motorsport” franchise have Joined forces to give fans exclusive Honda content. Available now “Forza Motorsport 5” players will be able to download the Honda Legends Car Pack, which features the digital debuts of the redesigned 2014 Civic Si Coupe, the 1984 Civic Mugen CRX, and the 1994 Prelude Si, and to make it even better it is all available for down load for free on the Xbox One.