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Hot Lap Racing

Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC
Genre: Racing
Publisher: Just For Games
Developer: Zero Games Studios
Release Date: July 16, 2024

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'Hot Lap Racing' Comes To Nintendo Switch And PC In July, Reveals Licensed Cars And Tracks - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 18, 2024 @ 3:33 p.m. PDT

Hot Lap Racing is a "simcade" racing game retracing the history of motorsport from GT and prototypes to historic Formula 1. Real Cars. Real Tracks. Real Drivers!

Hot Lap Racing is a "simcade" racing game powered by an in-house racing physics engine developed especially for the game.

Discover the history of motorsport from GT and prototypes to historic Formula 1 and race against your friends or compete online.

In Hot Lap Racing, players will drive mythical cars on legendary tracks that have made motorsport history through the years, as well as become the future generation of motorsport with the Formula Extreme, a car entirely build by the community. In Career Mode, players will meet many real racing celebrities from the sport’s heyday.

Hot Lap Racing features more than 50 cars, with today’s trailer confirming several new licensed rides spanning the history of motorsport are set to join the game’s roster. The just-unveiled cars below are accompanied by Formula Extreme, a futuristic concept Zero Games Studios created in collaboration with the Hot Lap Racing community to envision what the world of racing could look like in 2030 and beyond:

  • Brabham BT24
  • Minardi M191
  • Alfa Romeo 155 DTM
  • Renault Laguna BTCC
  • Alpine A110 GT4
  • Ligier JS P320
  • Renault 5 TURBO 3E
  • Peugeot 9X8

The trailer also revealed new tracks from Hot Lap Racing’s full roster of 17 stages, which collectively provide racers more than 70 layouts to master. The below additions span two officially licensed courses along with two stages inspired by some of the greatest thrills in motorsport:

  • Jarama (Spain)
  • Salzburgring (Austria)
  • Flagstaff
  • French Riviera

Key Features

  • Choose from a roster of over 50+ cars representing various motorsport categories and eras. Cars include the Peugeot 9X8, Alpine A110 GT4, Alfa Romeo 155 DTM, Brabham BT24, Formula Extreme (a car created by the community), Ligier JS P320, Renault R5 Turbo 3E and more…
  • Experience 15+ licensed and custom tracks, with more than 70 different layouts, including FIA grade 1 and grade 2 licensed tracks. Tracks include Zolder, Salzburgring, Kuwait Motor Town, Jarama, Laquais, Navarra, Oschersleben, Gingerman Raceway and more!
  • Challenge real champions, from rising stars to well-known drivers who contributed to the history of motorsport!
  • Career Mode: Embark on your journey as a young driver and strive to reach the pinnacle of motorsport. Master a wide range of iconic cars on legendary tracks and compete against the greatest drivers of all time.
  • Hot Lap Mode: Improve your lap times with each attempt.
  • Different motorsports classes in one game: Endurance, Single-Seater, GT, Electrical or Production. Train yourself in each class and discover everything across eras and classes while driving!

  • Your view matters: With camera angles set in the Rear, Far Rear, Hood, Bumper and Cockpit, you can choose your way to race!

  • Online & Offline Multiplayer: Aim to be the first to cross the finish line.

Hot Lap Racing is coming to Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam / Epic Games Store) on July 17, 2024.

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