Back in March, Slightly Mad Studios announced a major licensing deal with McLaren as the upcoming Project CARS 2 title will feature the company’s brand new 720S road car.
Now, a first look at a McLaren-themed Project CARS 2 film has surfaced on Youtube, giving us an idea of the technical involvement of McLaren that went into the creation of the virtual 720S in Project CARS 2.
Project CARS 2 will bring 180 cars and 60 tracks to the PC, Playstation 4 & Xbox One.
Powered by the studios’ Live Track 3.0 technology that allows dynamic surface conditions and the title’s comprehensive dynamic weather engine, Project CARS 2 is able to simulate racing in any weather & season, including heavy winter weather & snow.
Aside from graphics & sound improvements, Project CARS 2 comes with refined physics featuring the title’s cutting-edge tire model and improved AI as well as brand-new gamepad controls & FFB improvements. The new version comes with robust eSports & online capabilities including Online Championship mode, driver rating as well as race directing & broadcast controls.
Project CARS 2 is due to be released in late 2017, more info on what’s new in the second version of the WMD-backed title can be found here.