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'Le Mans 24 Hours' Races To The PC

by Rainier on March 14, 2002 @ 9:23 p.m. PST

Infogrames is proud to announce that after the huge success of Le Mans 24 Hours on the Sony PS2 and Dreamcast, this legendary endurance race comes to the PC in June 2002.
Le Mans 24 Hours is an officially ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) licensed racing game. At the wheel of one of the classic and tremendously powerful racing cars, you can discover the thrill of speed and competition at its best. Bring out the hero in yourself to win one of the world's most famous motor sports events! Choose your racing strategy carefully - because day and night, through rain and mist, your driving skills will be tested to the extreme!

Le Mans 24 Hours offers 70 official cars (Prototypes and GTs), 12 genuine circuits all faithfully reproduced, including the American track of "Petit Le Mans" and of course the world famous "Le Mans 24 Hours" circuit itself. The game consists of 5 modes: Quick Race, Championship, Le Mans (race the course in real time or in accelerated mode), Multiplayer and Time Trial.

Striking realism has been achieved with 3D pit stops, interactive AI and animated drivers, as well as the unrivalled sensation of day and night driving, stunning graphics and easy to control handling, all making Le Mans 24 Hours a breath-taking driving experience.

Imagine a race that never ends a race of heroes. Imagine a victory so coveted that even the best drivers dream of winning. Imagine the greatest cars and drivers competing year after year with their unique skills and spirit in a bid to enter the history books as a driving legend…

Features :

  • 3 game modes: Arcade, Championship and Le Mans. Race for 24 hours, with a spectacular day-night changeover of drivers and the most realistic light effects.
  • Immerse yourself in the legendary atmosphere of the Le Mans 24 Hours race, in the first game to be officially licensed by the ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest), the race organizer.
  • 8 spectacular circuits faithfully reproduced in 3D.
  • Le Mans mode: Participate in the 24 Hours race in real or accelerated time.
  • An authentic simulation respecting physical laws, with highly developed artificial intelligence.
  • Behavior of each of the GT1, GT2 and prototype cars based on actual information from the manufacturers.
  • All the racing stables mentioned actually take part in the Le Mans 24 Hours race.

Don't imagine it, live it!

Make sure you're sitting comfortably for the drive of your life, and experience the thrill of Le Mans 24 Hours in your very own home in June 2002!

Visit the official website for all the latest detailed information

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