Slightly Mad Studios’ Project CARS is closing in on its release after four years in development. The racer used crowd funding where each investor will be compensated via a share in the profits according to their contribution.
To up the hype, Slightly Mad and Bandai Namco have released a launch trailer, also if you haven’t seen the full car list, now is your chance.
The game features
- The largest track roster of any recent racing game with 110+ unique locations
- A wide variety of motorsports including GT, Touring, Le Mans Prototypes, Karts, and modern Open Wheel and 80+ cars available at launch
- Dynamic weather, pit stops, and pit strategy creation
- Dynamic time of day and endurance races including the Le Mans 24H
- World-class graphics running at 60 fps with up to 45 drivers onscreen
- Next-gen physics running at 600 fps and deep telemetry & tuning features
- Competitive multiplayer for up to 16 players and the ability to create public, private and friend-based lobbies with ‘Join In Progress’
- Asynchronous Time Trial with downloadable ghosts
- Regularly-scheduled community events
- Social connectivity with photo and replay modes powered by The Driver Network
- Support for 30+ wheels, community apps, and virtual reality via Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus
- Continual updates and further content after launch
Project CARS releases on for the 12th May in North America, 7th May in Europe and 8th May in the UK for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with a Wii U version expected to follow later in the year.