New Test Drive Demo On Marketplace Tomorrow

Atari has announced that the new demo is set for release tomorrow (August 24th) and will feature an hour’s play in a 60km2 area and more cars to drive. This time there’s the Ferrari F430, Ford Mustang GT and AC Cobra and a chance to sample two-wheel action on the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R. The demo also features four offline challenges and two new online events. Other changes since the first demo are tighter handling, snappy gear changes, customizable speed blur effects, optional in-car camera vibrations, improved lag allowing eight player online races, fully operational vsync, and more graphical polish

We know Xbox Live gamers in Europe are eagerly anticipating their next taste of Test Drive Unlimited,” said Richard Teversham, Platform & Marketing E&D EMEA, Microsoft. “Test Drive Unlimited gives gamers and their friends an innovative combination of driving skills, connected gaming where ever you are, and unbeatable graphics that harness the power of Xbox 360. This exclusive game is a great addition to the Xbox 360 portfolio.

The Xbox 360 version of Test Drive Unlimited is set for release on September 8th 2006.