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    Video: Project CARS is looking better and better all the time
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    We last told you about the open-source racing game Project CARS at the end of December, calling it the Mona Lisa of racing games. That post, which included some beautiful screencaps as well as a video showing the game in action, presented a wide breadth of cars and tracks in stunning detail. Now, ...

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    Official: Forza 5 gets Road America as free DLC, becomes fastest-selling racing game in Xbox history [w/video]
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    One of the primary knocks against Forza Motorsport 5 has been its rather weak roster of tracks. Not having the Nürburgring was bad enough, but FM5 was missing out on a lot of real-life tracks that featured in previous installments - Mugello, Infineon, Tsukuba and Suzuka, to name a few. Also ...

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    Video: Watch this gamer prove why you should never drive drunk
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    During the holiday season, there's always an extra push to show the dangers of drinking and driving, and while the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has enlisted the help of Robocop for its recent campaign, a Belgian group called Responsible Young Drivers is looking to reach out to a ...

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    Video: Gamer faces racer at the track to find out who's faster
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    The Nissan GT Academy has proven that hardcore gamers can become real-life racers, but Viagame wanted to see what would happen if a gamer raced head-to-head against a racer... in real time. To accomplish this, Viagame recruited a top gamer from Sweden and put him up against a racer for a one-lap ...

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    Video: How Mercedes made the AMG Vision GT for a game and reality
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    Mercedes-Benz designers had the unique challenge of creating a bespoke new car for the recently released Gran Turismo 6, but the automaker took that challenge a step further by creating a full-scale showcar, a concept it debuted at last month's LA Auto Show. The long, low and wide AMG Vision GT ...

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    Review: Need For Speed Rivals
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    I don't remember the exact phrasing, but my first encounter with the loading screen of Ghost Games' Need For Speed Rivals told me all I really needed to know about the latest title in the venerable series. The gist of that loading screen tip? "Drifting refills nitrous." A thinking man's racing ...

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    Video: Motor Recall app makes game out of identifying vehicle lights at night
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    What will they think of next? This is an app called Motor Recall, and if you're at all like us, it's pretty much the equivalent of any nighttime car ride as a kid - see a pair of headlights or taillights, pick out the make, model and if you're lucky/good, the year. Now, the clever folks at Case ...

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    Official: F1 2013 releases full list of classic cars, drivers and tracks [w/video]
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    Codemasters has given us the rundown on the classic content in the two versions of F1 2013 that will be released on October 8. F1 2013 will offer all of this year's competitors, as well as a selection of Eighties cars, drivers and tracks like the 1980 Williams FW07B and 1986 Lotus 98T, along with ...

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    Video: Hot lap the Hungaroring with Codemasters' F1 2013 and Anthony Davidson
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    Au courant with the Hungarian Grand Prix running this weekend, Codemasters has released in-game footage from F1 2013 of a hot lap video of the Hungaroring driven by Scuderia Toro Rosso's Daniel Ricciardo and narrated by ex-Formula One driver and current Sky F1 commentator and sportscar racer ...

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    Official: GMC vehicles earn spot on Madden NFL 25's roster
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    In the real world, the Super Bowl MVP gets a Chevrolet Corvette. Last year's MVP, Joe Flacco, took delivery of a C7 Corvette Stingray after leading the Baltimore Ravens to victory over the San Francisco 49ers. In the video game world of the Madden NFL series, the Super Bowl MVP gets a 2014 GMC ...

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    Video: F1 2013 game to feature 'classic' cars from '80s and '90s
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    Codemasters' series of Formula One games focus heavily on realism, both in terms of physics and appearance. Every team, every car and every driver are represented, with every track recreated in high definition and exacting detail. This attention to detail is only reflected if you're looking at ...

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    Video: Grand Theft Auto V gameplay trailer has us taking Sept. 17 off work
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    "This video was captured entirely from in-game footage." That's the sentence that follows the all-new Grand Theft Auto V trailer released today – one that gamers have been waiting on for months now. The previews have certainly whet our appetites, but this mini walk-through composed of ...

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    ETC: Costco offering this $115,000 full-size F1 simulator in UK
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    For video game enthusiasts who can't stand the thought of playing a racing game on a single television screen, using a standard controller and (gasp!) sitting on a couch, there are plenty of realistic racing simulators out there. While better simulators usually include a trio of monitors, a ...

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    Video: Sony unveils new DriveClub racing game franchise for PS4
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    Sony held a big event last night where many thought it would debut its next-next-next-gen console system, the Playstation 4. As it turns out, Sony both did and didn't debut the PS4, choosing to keep the console's design a secret for now while premiering the new controller's look, a new ...

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    Video: GRID 2 teaches us how to overtake at Brands Hatch
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    Motoring journalist Chris Harris may be less than understated in most of his video reporting, but if this new promotional video for Codemasters' upcoming racer Grid 2 is any indication, he can take direction. Intended to remind us of just how true-to-life the new racing title will be, Harris ...

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    Video: Sega arcade game cabinets turned into R/C car controllers
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    If you're one of those souls who prize vintage arcade cabinets, you may want to look away. A group has torn into a pair of classic Sega Rally games to create something a little more creative. Using the old steering wheel and pedal inputs, the team created a virtual racing game that controls real ...

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    Forza Horizon welcomes December Car Pack with Halo-inspired Raptor [w/video]
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    The team at Turn 10 has rolled out the first expansion pack for its Forza: Horizon driving game. The December IGN Car Pack features seven all new cars ranging from the lusty 2012 Ferrari F12 Berlinetta and the 2012 Aston Martni DBS to a 1971 AMC Javelin AMX. The pack even boasts a few toys for ...

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    Review: NASCAR The Game: Inside Line [w/video]
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    Gentlemen, Stop Your Engines – New NASCAR Title Is Not Impressive Typically, when we receive a copy of a new video game to review, diving into and documenting the online/multiplayer aspects of it proves challenging. There are a few reasons for this: We're generally playing the game before ...

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    Review: Review: Need For Speed: Most Wanted [w/video]
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    The Follow-Up To One Of Racing's Biggest Franchises Is A Thrill-A-Minute Hit Need For Speed is one of the longest-running and most popular franchises in the history of arcade-style racing titles – actually, you can ditch the qualifier, it's simply one of the biggest automotive video ...

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    Review: F1 2012 [w/video]
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    Racing Franchise Reboot Is Powerfully Fun, But Flawed Codemasters is back with a follow-up to its successful – some might go so far as to say genre defining – Formula One franchise, with F1 2012. This season's iteration of the racing title is every bit as beautiful, challenging and ...

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