F1 2011will race into retail stores today for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation3 (PS3) computer entertainment system and PC Games for Windows which is also available as a digital download from multiple online services.
Codemasters, the award winning game developer, has released a new video which shows the world’s fastest sport in slow-motion, they have reproduced the unique physics and visual detail of the most advanced racing cars on the planet. The video features racing moments including changing weather new DRS (Drag Reduction System) in action and the 2011 Safety Car.
In the www.youtube.com/formula1game video you will see the FORMULA ONE cast including Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso as they race wheel-to-wheel and battle the elements in the new trailer. F1 2011 challenges players to “be the driver, live the life, go compete,” with wide-ranging technical and gameplay advancements on and off track.
Players will have the ability to team up with a friend to play through a full season in a new co-op Championship mode as they race against 16 players online plus eight AI cars to simulate a full 24 car grid.
All of the official teams, drivers and circuits from the 2011 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP will be featured along with the return of the iconic Nürburgring to the calendar. Handheld editions of F1 2011 are also in production for Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita, they are uniquely designed to take advantage of the unique capabilities.