NEWS - Friday, February 23, 2007
Forza 2 to Offer Auctions and TournamentsThe Forza Motorsport ™ 2 development team continues to update Forza fans on the exciting new features that will be included in when the game hits stores in May. The first is a feature the team at Turn 10 has dubbed the Xbox Live® Auction House. Although Forza Motorsport 2 can be a highly competitive affair over Xbox Live, the developers at Turn 10 wanted to further stoke the passion of the racing community by giving them an in-game marketplace to show off their custom creations. Just head over to the Forza Motorsport 2 Online Auction House, where—on a global scale—you will be able to buy and sell (using in-game credits) and trade one-of-a-kind vehicles with other Forza fanatics. The Online Auction House will encourage fans to share their unique whips, or complete their car collection from our roster of over 300 must-have rides. With near limitless customization options, Forza Motorsport 2 is sure to inspire the creativity of car tuners and painters alike. For more details on the Xbox Live Auction House, don't miss this week's Pitpass Report on Forzamotorsport.net. Also announced—wave two of the highly anticipated and extensive Forza Motorsport 2 cars list. Last week, models from top manufacturers Lamborghini, Porsche, Ferrari, and Maserati were revealed. This week brings models from the rest of the European carmakers: Aston Martin, Jaguar, Bentley, Lotus, TVR, Saab, Volvo, McLaren, and more. Again, for the full list, cruise on over to Forzamotorsport.net. Upon visiting forzamotorsport.net, you'll notice a new look and feel to the site. The purpose of the redesign is to give you a more useful, easier to navigate extension of the Forza Motorsport 2 gameplay experience from on the web, as well as provide a destination for fans to socialize and talk shop about racing, tuning, design, or just games and car culture in general. Forzamotorsport.net is also be the home of all the latest news, screenshots, and videos for the game. There's a lot more to talk about with regards to Forza Motorsport 2 and the site covers new ground every Friday for the passionate Forza community, as well as welcoming newcomers to the world of Forza.