As hinted at by two photos released four days ago, Kunos Simulazioni has now officially confirmed the P4/5 Competitzione to be part of their upcoming title.
Build by James Glickenhaus, the car is a one of its kind creation powered by a Ferrari V8 engine putting out 450hp. The P4/5 competed in the 2011 Nürburgring 24 Hours, finishing in 39th place overall.
Assetto Corsa will include both the 2011 & 2012 spec versions of the car as the P4/5 has received several updates for the upcoming season. The Kunos staff attended a private test of the car for data acquisition, below is a first preview of the 3D model as well as several photos that also hint at a new feature of the title – Helmet view.
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 laser-scanned tracks and fully licensed cars as well as AI – A first for a Kunos title.