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Notice a Difference with Mario Kart Video Running at 60FPS?


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Chances are, you haven't seen anything like this on YouTube before; videos running at 60 frames per second (fps) instead of the usual 24 / 30fps, with this Mario Kart clip being one of the first on the web.

More Borderline Realism via Project CARS: Lotus 98T F1 Car on the Nordschleife


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Racing games are becoming desperately pretty things to look at these days, with ever increasing model details and ever more realistic textures and effects.

We’re not yet at the point where it’s genuinely hard to tell what is real and what isn’t, but judging by the quality of the Project CARS video posted below, the day is not far off.

New HUD Heralds Arrival of Real Life, Game-Like Track Ghosts [w/Video]


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There are a lot of ways you can enjoy racing games, and track time attacks is one of them. Most titles offer a ghost facility which basically lets you race against yourself, in the quest to beat your best time – now, with a system called GhostDash, you will be able have the feature when real-life racing too.

Alpine Teases GT6-Bound Vision GT Sports Car With Articulated Rear End


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What springs to mind when you first hear of a vehicle that steers with its rear wheels which don’t pivot individually, but rather both move as a whole?

Review Roundup: DriveClub Hits the PS4, Fails to Impress


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If the main things you’re looking for in a console racing game are (in order) pretty graphics, decent car control and lots of (fictional) point to point roads to race on, then DriveClub is your kind of title.

Forza Horizon 2 Reviews Are Out: Cheers and Applause All Around


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Watching all of the Forza Horizon 2 reviews, one wonders if Microsoft hasn’t created something even better than the core Forza (5) experience.

F1 2014 Promises to be Most Accessible Game of its Type Ever


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A new “very easy” difficulty setting seems to be the primary new feature for the next installment in Codemasters’ familiar F1 racing series. It’s the only licensed title of its kind, and for 2014 it promises accessible experience facilitated not only by the new lower difficulty, but also “a new driver evaluation system which tunes the game to your level.”

See How Physics-Heavy Sim BeamNG Has Evolved in New Videos


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BeamNG is not the only new indie driving game that tries to steer away from stale old clichés and tries to go its own way. So far, its developers have concentrated solely on making the physics engine produce realistic vehicle behavior and crash damage, before proceeding to try and find something to do with it all…

Forza Horizon 2 Demo Gameplay Sets Tone for Month’s End Release


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Forza Horizon 2 is a highly anticipated title. It’s got everything you could possibly want from a modern racing game: a beautiful open-world setting, lots of cars, a strong online and multiplayer connection that is intrinsically linked to the core gameplay experience, as well as the franchise name to back it.

Forza Horizon 2 Xbox One Demo: The Official List of Starting Cars


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The final batch of cars for the upcoming open world driving/racing title Forza Horizon 2 has been announced.

Galactic Gear is a Top Gear Spoof from the Future


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Top Gear's popularity extends well beyond the world of cars and even the world itself in the case of Cloud Imperium Games, as the developer released a new trailer for its space simulator Star Citizen spoofing the TV show.

PlayStation: 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO for GT6 Plus Video of Mercedes-AMG GT on DriveClub


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PlaySation uses take note: Nissan has just announced the availability of the new GT-R NISMO on Gran Turismo 6, while Mercedes released a video of its AMG GT on the upcoming racing title DriveClub.

New Mercedes-AMG GT Coming to PS4's DriveClub


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Automakers and racing game brands go hand in hand these days, so no surprise that the upcoming Mercedes-AMG GT sports car will be featured in Sony's DriveClub game for the PlayStation 4.

Get a Glimpse of The Crew's Missions via Second Closed Beta Footage


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Through the latest batch of (unofficial) gameplay videos posted after the release of the second beta version of The Crew, we can now see more of what the final game will be like.

DriveClub PS4 Game Joins Dynamic Weather Bandwagon [w/Video]


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In the world of modern racing/driving games, you’re not somebody anymore, unless you have dynamic weather implemented.

New The Crew Trailer Says "You’ll Never Drive Alone"


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The plan is to make the upcoming open world driving/racing game The Crew a deeply social experience – it really is the name of the game here, literally; Driveclub wants to make sure you’re aware of this solely by reading its title, as well, even if its approach is slightly more realistic.

Forza Horizon 2 Shows off Social Component at Gamescom 2014


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While not excessively innovative or in any way new, the concept behind the Forza Horizon series in general and Horizon 2 in particular has lots of room to wiggle and improve the genre.

Project CARS Promises to be the First Forza- or GT-Esque Experience on PC


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While PC users are perfectly comfortable talking about all manner of games they can play, their confident discourse quickly turns to hushed mumbles when you ask them if there are any games like Forza or Gran Turismo available for the platform.

The Crew Trailer Highlights Diversity of Driving Locations and Conditions


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While not excessively abundant at this year’s GamesCom event, car-related games were shown.

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge, Rolls-Royce Wraith Race Into Forza Motorsport 5 [w/Video]


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Why would anyone want to drive a car like the Rolls-Royce Wraith on the Forza Motorsport 5 racing game? Well, let's flip the question and ask "Why not?"