Official: Ferrari returns to Need For Speed in a Ferrari Racing Series DLC (360EX)February 8th 2010
The truth is revealed, EA and Ferrari have come together once again after an eight year hiatus.
Ferrari is returning to Need for Speed for the first time since 2002â€™s Hot Pursuit 2, and we think the Ferrari Racing Series â€“ only available for Need for Speed SHIFT - will be worth the wait for fans of the legendary automaker. So on February 16, strap yourself in, because the Ferrari Racing Series is going to be a fast and fun ride you donâ€™t need to empty your life savings to get.
Weâ€™ve got 10 of the fastest and most beautiful prancing horses on the planet, including the Italian stallionâ€™s most recent triumph, California, as well as modern classics like the F430 and 599 GTB Fioriano and race-bred monsters F50 GT and F430 GTC. Below are all 10 Ferrariâ€™s included in the Ferrari Racing Series:
# FERRARI 430 SCUDERIA
# FERRARI 599 GTB FIORIANO
# FERRARI CALIFORNIA
# FERRARI F50 GT
# FERRARI F430 CHALLENGE
# FERRARI F430 GTC
# FERRARI F430 SPIDER
# FERRARI FXX
# FERRARI SCUDERIA SPIDER 16M
# FERRARI SUPERAMERICA
A bonus for Ferrari fans who download the Ferrari Racing Series is a new set of racing events which pits you against other Ferraris to determine which one of these elegant Italian thoroughbreds is best. The events included in the Ferrari Racing Series are:
# Ferrari Race Exhibition â€“ Four single race events
# Ferrari Time Challenge - Hot Lap â€“ Four single time attack events.
# Ferrari Mixed Track Competition â€“ Four series events consisting of two races at multi layout tracks.
# Ferrari Time Challenge - Time Attack â€“ Four single time attack events.
# Ferrari Series Competition â€“ Three series events consisting of five races.
# Ferrari Eliminator Competition â€“ Four eliminator based events (2 Lap eliminator and 2 Time eliminator).
# Ferrari Endurance Competition â€“ Two single endurance events.
# Ferrari World Tour â€“ A single race series consisting of 5 races.
There is also a brand new set of achievements to be conquered, worth 125 gamer points in total.
The good news is that Ferrari has returned to NFS, but this is currently an EXCLUSIVE to the 360 ONLY. Quite unfortunate for the PS3 and PC owners.
The Ferrari Racing Pack will be available for $10.00 or 800 MS Points. (Xbox Live and NFS Shift is required.)