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F1 2013 80s90s CLASSIC DRIVERS, CARS AND TRACKS REVEALED

SCHUMACHER, MANSELLPROST AMONGST LEGENDS TO STAR IN F1 2013ndash; NEW GAMEPLAY VIDEO NOW SHOWING AT www.formula1-game.com

F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION LIMITED TO 10,000 COPIES IN THE UK

Embargo: Friday July 26 thnbsp; <2:00 PM UK>ndash; Codemastersreg; today revealed the full list of classic content set to feature in F1trade; 2013 and the premium limited edition, F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION. F1 2013 is the latest entry in the award-winning series of officially licensed FORMULA 1trade; video games and will launch on October 4 th in the UK for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATIONreg;3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.

A stunning new gameplay video featuring the contemporary and classic content set to feature in F1 2013 is now showing at the newly launched website www.formula1-game.com, where fans can get all the latest news, media and pre-order the game. Featuring todayrsquo;s superstars and legends of yesteryear racing at iconic venues including Monaco, Brands Hatch and Estoril, the video shows how dramatically the cars have advanced down the years whilst the spirit of intense competition in the sport remains the same.

F1 2013 will be available in two editions. F1 2013 includes the full game of the current season and classic content from the 1980s, which is playable in the new game mode F1 Classics. Alternatively, fans can choose to purchase F1 2013: Classic Edition, a premium version of the game limited to a run of just 10,000 units in the UK, featuring bespoke box art and expanding the game with 1990s Content and Classic Track Packs. The classic content available for players is as follows:

1980s Content (F1 2013F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION)

Tracks:

Circuit De Jerezndash; former host of the Spanish GRAND PRIXtrade;

Brands Hatchndash; legendary former home of the British GRAND PRIX

1980s CarsDrivers:

1980 Williams FW07B

Original Driver: Alan Jones

Team Legend: Alain Prost

1986 Team Lotus 98T

Team Legend: Mario Andretti

Team Legend: Emerson Fittipaldi

1988 Ferrari F1-87/88C

Original Driver: Gerhard Berger

Team Legend: Michael Schumacher

1988 Team Lotus 100T

Original Driver: Satoru Nakajima

Team Legend: Mika Hakkinen

1988 Williams FW12

Original Driver: Nigel Mansell

Team Legend: Damon Hill

1990s Content (F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION only)

1992 Ferrari F92 A

Original Driver: Jean Alesi

Team Legend: TBC

1992 Williams FW14B

Original Driver: Nigel Mansell

Team Legend: David Coulthard

1996 Ferrari F310

Original Driver: Michael Schumacher

Team Legend: Gerhard Berger

1996 Williams FW18

Original Driver: Damon Hill

Original Driver: Jacques Villeneuve

1999 Ferrari F399

Original Driver: Eddie Irvine

Team Legend: Jody Scheckter

1999 Williams FW21

Original Driver: TBC

Team Legend: Alain Prost

Classic Tracks Pack (F1 2013: CLASSIC EDITION only)

Imolandash; former host of the San Marino GRAND PRIX

Estorilndash; former home of the Portuguese GRAND PRIX

Players will be able to enjoy the all-new classic content in a new gameplay mode called F1 Classics, introduced by legendary broadcaster Murray Walker. F1 Classics features a new fictional racing series allowing players to race cars, drivers and circuits from different eras. Teams are represented by drivers who raced in teamrsquo;s specific cars such as Nigel Mansellrsquo;s championship winning Williams FW14 B from 1992, and drivers who have also represented the team in different eras. Classic content is also available in a range of other game modes, including split-screen and online multiplayer modes.

F1 2013 will also feature all the cars and stars from the 2013 season, allowing gamers to race as Lewis Hamilton in his Mercedes and Sergio Perez in the McLaren-Mercedes for the first time, and includes all of the rule changes, tyre changes and remodelled handling to authentically reflect the challenge and exhilaration of racing 2013rsquo;s stunning roster of cars. A range of enhancements, improvements, split-screen and online multiplayer, plus new and returning game modes deliver the most complete simulation of a FORMULA ONEtrade; season in videogame history, with more detail to be revealed.

To get all the latest F1 2013 news straight from the studio, race over to www.facebook.com/formula1game or follow the team on twitter at www.twitter.com/formula1game.

To watch the latest trailer, please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4agtKpqVvI8

ENDS

UK press contacts:

Kat Osman or Ian Dickson at Lunch PR

codemasters@lunchpr.com

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