Codemasters' Race Driver: Create and Race - Confirmed Release Date and New Video
September 7, 2007
GET YOUR HANDHELD CREATION ON WITH CODEMASTERS' RACE DRIVER: CREATE & RACE FOR THE NINTENDO DS
Company Confirms Release Timing and Reveals New Video For Upcoming Handheld Racing Game
Gamers will soon have the world's most powerful cars and iconic racing circuits at their fingertips with Codemasters' upcoming racing hit Race Driver™: Create & Race™ for the Nintendo DS™. Additionally, racing fans can see the brand new video by making a pit stop here.
Releasing late September, 2007, Race Driver: Create & Race makes use of both the Nintendo DS stylus and Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection. Players can use the Nintendo DS stylus to create tracks on the innovative and intuitive Track Designer, then personalize their cars and take on the world using the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection.
Race Driver: Create & Race features 4-player, Single-Card Play sharing, where even the most extreme petrol heads will have never-ending hours of intense racing ahead of them. With the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection, players can trade paint with up to three friends simultaneously on any of the 30 official world class race circuits using more than 20 vehicles. Furthermore, once players have created their own unique tracks they can host a game and laugh with maniacal glee as their challengers' careen off track while trying to avoid deviously placed chicanes and other obstacles.
The circuits featured in Race Driver: Create & Race are all based on real world tracks and include Adelaide (AUS), Barbagallo (AUS), Bathurst (AUS), Brands Hatch (UK), Brno (CZE), Donington Park (UK), Dover International Speedway (USA), Eastern Creek (AUS), Eurospeedway Lausitz (GER), Gateway International (USA), Hidden Valley (AUS), Hockenheim (GER), Istanbul Grand Prix (TUR), Laguna Seca (USA), Mondello Park (IRE), Nashville (USA), Norisring (GER), Nϋrburgring (GER), Oran Park (AUS), Oschersleben (GER), Phillip Island (AUS), Pukekohe (NZ), Queensland Raceway (AUS), Sandown (AUS), Shanghai (CHI), Silverstone (UK), Snetterton (UK), Spa-Francorchamps (BEL), Surfer's Paradise (AUS), Symmons Plains Raceway (AUS), Zandvoort (HOL).
The vehicles featured in Race Driver: Create & Race include the Racing Renault Clio, Renault Clio Sport V6, Ford Falcon BA, Ford Falcon AU, Holden Commodore VZ, Holden Commodore VX, Holden Commodore VY, Audi A4, AMG Mercedes C Klasse, Opel Vectra GTS V8, STRANA Supertruck, Honda Civic Type R, Honda NSX, Nissan 350 Z (Nismo Fairlady Z S-Tune), Dodge Charger, MG XPower SV-R, Buick Gran Sport 455, Pontiac Firebird Formula 400, BMW E26 M1 Group 4, Lancia Beta Monte Carlo Turbo, Chevrolet Corvette L88 Sunray DX, Chevrolet Silverado Truck.
Race Driver: Create and Race is the handheld evolution of the popular Race Driver series and was developed exclusively for the Nintendo DS by Firebrand Games. The ultimate in handheld racing will be zipping into stores in late September, and is rated "E" (Everyone) by the ESRB. For more information on Race Driver: Create & Race be sure to visit the official website located at www.codemasters.com/createandrace