Assetto Corsa Competizione, highly anticipated sequel to Assetto Corsa, is scheduled for an early access release on September 12th, 2018. It will be the official video game of the Blancpain GT Series, an European GT3 championship.
Ever since the original Assetto Corsa was released in 2013, Italian software development studio Kunos Simulazioni has made continuous improvements, resulting in one of the best racing simulators available today.
Here is what you need to know about the Assetto Corsa Competizione early access and why I think it is worthy of a purchase on Day One.
New GT Cars for the IMSA 2017 WeatherTech Sports Car Championship
The 2017 IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship is underway! Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying just wrapped up today. We will be seeing some new cars in both GT Daytona and GT Le Mans classes for the race.
The Mercedes-AMG GT3 put on a dominant showing at the 2016 Nurburgring 24hr with an 1-2-3-4 finish
The two Mercedes-AMG GT3 put on an epic drive in the last 20 minutes of the race with a mere 5.697 seconds between them at the checkered flag, absolutely astonishing for a 24 hour endurance race especially on a track like the Nurburgring.
With pit strategy and cars slowing down to wait for the checkered flag, the #29 HTP and #4 Black Falcon cars were engaged in a flat out spring race through traffic for the final 2 laps. The footage has already been uploaded to YouTube, you can check out the final 20 minutes of the race here: