Racers, start your engines! Warner Bros. and Disney today announced details about Cars 3: Driven to Win, a competitive racing game that features beloved characters from the upcoming film in an entirely new interactive experience. Cars 3: Driven to Win is being developed by the newly-reopened Avalanche Software, and will be available for Xbox One and Xbox 360 beginning June 13.
Picking up after the final race in the film, Cars 3: Driven to Win extends the storyline of Cars 3 with all-new adventures and takes players through a high-speed competition that is filled with both familiar and new faces. Players will be able to join Lightning McQueen and Cruz Ramirez as they prepare to take on rival racer Jackson Storm. The game features more than 20 customizable characters, including popular heroes from the Cars franchise and next-generation racers. Players can also select their favorite race environments from a series of iconic settings from the film, such as Radiator Springs and Florida International Speedway, with over 20 unique tracks to choose from across 13 different locations.
According to the developers, Cars 3: Driven to Win is a game that empowers players to master their driving skills for the ultimate competitive racing experience. With 6 thrilling modes for gamers to learn and advance their abilities, players can progress their character through training and tests of racing proficiency that unlock new modes, tracks, characters and more. Players can hone a wide variety of skills and abilities including drifting, turbo, two-wheel driving, driving backwards and side-bash. Each unique mode and ability allows players to explore the deeper gameplay mechanics and earn rewards for their expertise.
Additionally, players will be able to experience Cars 3: Driven to Win with their friends or on their own to perfect the various racing styles and modes available to them. The game will include local split-screen play, allowing gamers to compete or team up and play at home together, making it easy for friends and family members to join the race. If you’re a fan of the franchise, be sure to check out this game!