As already revealed in SRT’s video interview a few days ago, Kunos Simulazioni has officially announced the Pagani Zonda R for Assetto Corsa.
Making its debut at the Geneva Auto Show in 2007, the Zonda R is powered by a six-litre V12 engine from Mercedes Benz. The car weighs little over 1000 kilos, 15 examples of the car have been built.
The car has become rather popular with racing games as aside from Assetto Corsa, the Zonda R has also been seen in previews of SImbin’s GTR3 and it is already available in Project CARS.
A piece of important information in the announcement is that the Zonda R is planned to be part of the 1.0 version of Assetto Corsa, Kunos is still gunning to release the first version of their new title later this year.
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.