Codemasters reveals complete classic car lineup for F1 2018 - Team VVV

News Codemasters reveals complete classic car lineup for F1 2018

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Game: F1 2018

Platform: PC, PS4, XBox One

Publisher: Codemasters

Release Date: 24/08/2018

Codemasters has announced the six remaining classic cars for F1 2018 – confirming the upcoming title will contain up to 20 historic Formula One cars.

Of the new cars, five have never been in a Codemasters-developed Formula One game (the 1976 Ferrari 312 T2 was an in-game reward in F1 2013 for creating a free RaceNet account).

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Most of the new-to-the-series cars also represent the notorious 'ground effect' era of Formula One. The dominant Lotus 79 was one of the first Formula One cars to utilise the ground effect concept to its full potential, with the Ferrari 312 T4 and McLaren MP41/B also securing more wins and championships for ground effect vehicles before the technology was outlawed in 1983.

Rounding off the new classic car additions are the 1972 Lotus 72D and 1976 McLaren M23D, which Emerson Fittipaldi and James Hunt respectively secured their driver's championships in.

Joining the six classic cars are the 11 historic Formula One cars from F1 2017, with that game's McLaren MP4/4 pre-order bonus car also being included in all retail versions of F1 2018.

As reported previously, the 2003 Williams FW25 and the 2009 Brawn BGP-001 are also available as DLC for F1 2018. Currently, the two cars are exclusive to pre-ordered or day one purchases of F1 2018 – though the content will be made available for all players on 23rd October 2018.

The full historic car roster for F1 2018 has been listed below:

  • 1972 Lotus 72D
  • 1976 Ferrari 312 T2
  • 1976 McLaren M23D
  • 1978 Lotus 79
  • 1979 Ferrari 312 T4
  • 1982 McLaren MP4/1B
  • 1988 McLaren MP4/4
  • 1992 McLaren MP4/6
  • 1992 Williams FW14B
  • 1995 Ferrari 412 T2
  • 1996 Williams FW18
  • 1998 McLaren MP4/13
  • 2002 Ferrari F2002
  • 2003 Williams FW25 (DLC)
  • 2004 Ferrari F2004
  • 2006 Renault R26
  • 2007 Ferrari F2007
  • 2008 McLaren MP4/23
  • 2009 Brawn BGP-001 (DLC)
  • 2010 Red Bull RB6

F1 2018 is scheduled to be released on 24th August 2018 on the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms.

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