Assetto Corsa – New Ferrari F40 Previews
Kunos Simulazioni has released a big batch of new Assetto Corsa previews, showing off the Ferrari F40.
The F40 is the second of five Ferraris in Assetto Corsa, following the Ferrari F458 Italia.
A mid-engined supercar, made in 1987 to celebrate 40 years of Ferrari road cars; the F40 was the fastest, most powerful and most expensive car sold by Ferrari at the time.
With a twin-turbocharged 2.9 litre V8 engine pushing out 471 horsepower, allied to a kerb weight of 1,100Kg, the F40 can find 60 mph from rest in under 4 seconds. And with a top speed over over 200 mph the F40 held the world speed record for production cars in its day.
Assetto Corsa will be powered by a brand new DirectX 11 graphics engine and will come with advanced features such as blur & DOF. The title will offer extensive modding support as well as ten laser-scanned tracks and fully licensed cars as well as AI – A first for a Kunos title.
The title will be available in Q1 2013, the title will feature licensed cars from manufacturers such as Ferrari, BMW & Lotus. Assetto Corsa is set to be released in Q1 2013.