By Patrick Rall
The 2013 SRT Viper was used to show off the first
screenshots from the upcoming driving simulator Forza Horizon along with
serving as the cover car so it should come as no surprise that the first videos
of the new game from Turn 10 included the new SRT supercar. This 2-minute video was introduced earlier
this week at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, giving us
our first good look at Forza Horizon, the new Viper and a handful of other
vehicles included in the new game.
The start of E3 brought about a great deal of new info on
Forza Horizon, explaining that the new open road racing game takes place in
Colorado and the whole game is centered around the Horizon Festival – an event
packed full of music and high end cars.
This first trailer video shows the new Viper blasting through traffic,
eventually joining up to race with a Mitsubishi Evolution X and a 1985 Audi
We have learned that Forza Horizon will be the first Forza
game to feature other road surfaces including dirt and gravel while also being
the first game in the famous driving series to feature day to night transition. The video below offers a look at some of the
different driving surfaces as well as a look at nightfall in Forza land.
Forza Horizon is set to hit US stores on October 23rd,