Codemasters reveled some of the big name drivers and legendary cars that’ll feature in F1 2013 content this October.
F1 Classics is introduced by legendary broadcaster Murray Walker and features a new fictional racing series allowing players to race cars, drivers and circuits from different eras. The teams are represented by two drivers – where possible the original that raced in the team’s specific car and the team legend that has represented the team during a different era.
Overall F1 2013 has 10 iconic world champions within F1 Classics including Nigel Mansell, Alain Prost and Michael Schumacher. Between those and the 5 F1 2013 champions they’ve won an incredible 29 World Driver’s Championships between them.
1980s (F1 2013 and F1 2013: Classic Edition)
- 1980 Williams FW07B – Alan Jones & Alain Prost
- 1986 Team Lotus 98T – Mario Andretti & Emerson Fittipaldi
- 1988 Ferrari F1-87/88C – Gerhard Berger & Michael Schumacher
- 1988 Team Lotus 100T – Satoru Nakajima & Mika Hakkinen
- 1988 Williams FW12 – Nigel Mansell & Damon Hill
1990s (F1 2013: Classic Edition only)
- 1992 Ferrari F92 A – Jean Alesi & TBA
- 1992 Williams FW14B – Nigel Mansell & David Coulthard
- 1996 Ferrari F310 – Michael Schumacher & Gerhard Berger
- 1996 Williams FW18 – Damon Hill & Jacques Villeneuve
- 1999 Ferrari F399 – Eddie Irvine & Jody Scheckter
- 1999 Williams FW21 – TBA & Alain Prost
You’ll be able to race all of these on Brands Hatch and Circuit De Jerez, those who get their hands on the Classic Edition will also have Imola and Estoril to test their skills on!
F1 2013 will feature a new gameplay mode called F1 Classics giving fans the chance to race classic cars on iconic circuits against legendary drivers for the first time in Codemasters’ award-winning series. F1 Classics features a new fictional racing series allowing players to race cars, drivers and circuits from the 1980s. Classic content is also available in a range of other game modes, including split-screen and online multiplayer modes.
Further content will be available in a premium edition of the game, F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION, featuring 1990s Content and Classic Tracks. These two packs will be made available for purchase as optional DLC for players of F1 2013.
F1 2013 will also feature all the cars and stars from the 2013 season, allowing gamers to race as Lewis Hamilton in his Mercedes and Sergio Pérez in the McLaren-Mercedes for the first time, and includes all of the rule changes, tyre changes and remodelled handling to authentically reflect the challenge and exhilaration of racing 2013’s stunning roster of cars. A range of enhancements, improvements, split-screen and online multiplayer, plus new and returning game modes deliver the most complete simulation of a FORMULA ONE season in videogame history, with more detail to be revealed.
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