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Shift 2: Unleashed 'Speedhunters' DLC Racing in Next Week
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From May 17th, EA and Slightly Mad Studios will be releasing another batch of downloadable content for Shift 2: Unleashed, adding 14 new cars, 6 new tracks as well as an all new career path and new game modes.

Inspired by the expansive network of automotive photographers, journalists and drivers at the EA-owned Speedhunters.com, the Speedhunters DLC add-on features two new career branches in Drag Racing and the Standing mile, with each incorporating nine events apiece. You'll be able to use manual gears to really feel the revs and the traction control will be forced off in this instance. The HUD will also have a new rev counter and gear indicator to aid you in the new modes.

Drag judges the fastest time over a quarter of a mile expanse of tracks, while Standing mile judges your highest speed over a mile. You'll be able to use new cutomisation options to help put together a 1000BHP beast capable of roaring along at over 250 MPH. The list of cars will feature 12 specially tuned Speedhunters cars and 2 brand new cars in Chris Rado’s World Racing Pro-FWD Reaper Scion tC and Koz’s Dodge Viper GTS by Twins Turbo.

Check out the full list of cars and tracks in the Speedhunters pack below:

Cars:

  1. Dodge Challenger R/T Speedhunters
  2. Lexus LFA Speedhunters
  3. Mazda RX-7 (FC3S) Speedhunters
  4. McLaren MP4-12C Speedhunters
  5. Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution 2 Speedhunters
  6. Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Speedhunters
  7. Mitsubishi Lancer EVOLUTION IX MR-edition Speedhunters
  8. Nissan Fairlady 240ZG (S30) Speedhunters
  9. Nissan Skyline 2000GT-R (C10) Speedhunters
  10. Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32) Speedhunters
  11. Pagani Huayra Speedhunters
  12. Toyota Supra Speedhunters
  13. Dodge Viper GTS by Twins Turbo (Rival/reward car)
  14. World Racing Pro-FWD Reaper Scion tC (Rival/reward car)

Tracks:

  1. Miyatomi Drag Strip
  2. Miyatomi Mile
  3. Aguera Drag Strip
  4. Agueda Aerodrome
  5. Nevada Drag Strip
  6. Nevada Freight Yard

Shift 2: Unleashed's Speedhunters add-on pack will be available from May 17th for 800 Microsoft Points. Check out the trailer below and six new screens in the gallery.







 
 

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Comment #1 by ViNyLek
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:32:00 PM
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First! now eat me!


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Comment #2 by ViNyLek
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:33:17 PM
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Now that I have that ouf of the way - some nice cars here! Actually makes me wonder what they included in the gamein the first place. No, I did not get it, I don't play sims too much so it comes down to new installment of Forza


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Comment #3 by Zorixal
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:34:31 PM
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Wait, didn't Hot Pursuit just come out?


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Comment #4 by Zorixal
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:35:36 PM
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Whoa just read up on it. These guys are fast. Forgive the pun.


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Comment #5 by Off The WaLL
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:39:07 PM
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im fully supporting this game DLC. Bring it on!

This is my favorite race game. playing it with my wheel right now. ;)
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Comment #6 by Zorixal
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:39:32 PM
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Whats with all the fricken' thumbs down you sad people.


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Comment #7 by Shinobi273
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:41:51 PM
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@#3 EA is the publisher, different developers make the games. It's just like CoD.

EA has been really milking the DLC lately. Probably promoted someone diabolical to VP of douchbagery or something.


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Comment #8 by Off The WaLL
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 03:43:01 PM
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I can understand those people giving thumbs down.
This game is not very friendly with the casual player.
also the achievements are very hard to get.


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Comment #9 by Black Arrow
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 04:00:43 PM
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Gonna re-buy Shift 2 for this.


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Comment #10 by StillTIPPIN187
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 08:32:25 PM
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lol @ the thumbs down.. Lots of ppl hate on this site.

But, Im still interested in this game.. but i wont be buying any DLC not 10 bucks for 80GS and 35GS


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Comment #11 by SegaSaturnSNK
Thursday, May 12, 2011 @ 09:42:16 PM
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@ 10

I think it's all the Sony fanboys giving thumbs down to all the comments lately. Don't be mad if PSN is down and X-Live is going strong and superior as ever. Not saying that with any fanboyism because I own a PS3 but prefer Live's services way more.


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Comment #12 by R0Y4LEwitCHEESE
Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 06:50:56 AM
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These cars are mainly re-skins from cars already in the game.


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Comment #13 by Philosopher
Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 10:19:48 AM
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One of the best racing games ever! Can't wait for DLC!


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US March 29, 2011
Europe March 31, 2011

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