Is that spring I see around the corner? Nope, but it’s the next best thing: the Week in Review is here!
You won't see many of these around stock. This 1979 Subaru Wagon with custom turbo setup and air-ride suspension is one of a kind.
In Focus is back! Step this way to see the best in creativity from the Forza community.
The Alpinestars Car Pack brings ten new rides to Forza Motorsport 5 to collect, customize, and race.
Highlights from the kick-off of the V8 Supercar race at Adelaide, new FM5 Rivals events and more int heis RVM.
The Week in Review pays tribute to Harold Ramis, and brings you some good news, fun contests and more.
Check out the autocrossing 2008 Nissan 350z of Forza community member RDRaines.
Drive the 2014 Honda Civic Si in Forza 5 for a chance to win awesome prizes!
It doesn’t matter if your glass is half full or half empty, because you can always just pour another glass. Fresh brewed RVM here!
We recap the Forza 5 'week of Road America' in this edition of the Week in Review.
Today we get to know Matt Farah of the TheSmokingTire.com and take a good look at his 1998 C5 Corvette.
One of the best road tracks in the world now available for free to drivers in Forza Motorsport 5
RVM is revving up for the 2014 racing season with coverage of Daytona 500 qualifying and V8 Supercars testing.
Happy Valentines Day to all of you who love Forza, from all of us who love Forza.
The LeMay Museum is an awesome exhibition of the cars of Harold LeMay. The story of American car cuture is contained within.
In this one-off Forzatography special, real life professional motorsports photographer and Forza enthusiast Jamey Price, shows you how you can use the in-game camera in Forza Motorsport 5 to create your perfect shot and come close to replicating reality.
The Bathurst 12 Hour, WRC Sweden a host of Forza community interest news, and the StanceWars Photo Scavenger Hunt. Good times, good reading, good RVM!
New cars, new Rivals events, news from the Chicago Auto Show and more! Catch up with the Week in Review!
Meet Eric Daugherty and his 1991 Nissan 240SX drift car. Its been a long road for this Forza community member to evolve from parking lot warrior to hitting every drift event in the region as a grassroots drifter.
Honda and Turn 10 are happy to give Forza Motorsport 5 players three iconic Honda's to add to their FM5 car collection.
Are you ready for the WRC? Are you ready for GWD? Are you ready for a new set of Rivals events? Read RVM and get the deets all these and more yo!
The Smoking Tire Car Pack, content update news, and more! Ain't a week goes by that we don't review it!
Horsepower hungry Jonathan "JT" Toney built this sleeper hot rod of epic porportions. Meet Bianca, the first documented twin-turbo Dodge Challenger 392.
The Smoking Tire Car pack brings Forza Motorsport 5 fans ten new cars to drive, collect, and customize.
Special edition coverage of the 52nd Annual Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona in this Rear View Mirror.
New forums, new contests, and the McLaren P1™ makes a visit to Turn 10. Check out the Week in Review!
Artistry and perfomance meet in the form of this 1995 BMW 318ti Clubsport Art Car.
The long-awaited and much ballyhooed new Forza forums are here. Check out the details inside!
Coverage of the 2014 Dakar Rally in this week's Rear View Mirror.
Updates for Forza 5, big news for FM.net, and some fun things going on in the world of Forza in this Week in Review.
The Nissan Skyline is a legend in Japan and a favorite of JDM lovers worldwide. This week HMA meets a Japanese Forza player who has owned three different generations of the fabled ride.
Check out photos from the North American International Auto Show and get your weekly racing highlights here.
Mechberg is back and he brought a new Week in Reveiw with him, so read on and find out what's happening in the Forza world.
Magnus Walker has become an automotive icon since the release of the short film "Urban Outlaw." HMA takes a look at his favorite car, his 1971 Porsche 911T, the "277."
The first car add-on pack of 2014 is here. The IGN Car Pack brings 10 radical new rides to Forza Motorsport 5.
The first RVM of 2014 brings you details of the new USCC, Dakar Rally coverage and a challenge from you know who.
The first Week in Review of 2014 is brought to you by johniwanna. January car packs, contests, rivals and more.
Take a look back on the cars of Heavy Metal Affliction 2013. There's a little something for any car lover in there.
Goodbye 2013, hello 2014. The last RVM of the year is here for you to consume. Just read it carefully and don't spill any, I hate to see good RVM go to waste.
Another year is about to hit the almanac and what a year it was. The Year in Review covers all the Forza news of 2013.
Happy holidays to all you RVM readers. May the holidays find you happy and with plenty of time to play Forza games.
Through snow, sleet, wind, and rain, we bring you the final Week in Review of 2013!
Long on looks but shortly lived, the Pontiac Fiero is the only two seat, mid-engine, American-made, production car ever made.
Upcoming Forza Motorsport 5 content update adds new modes and economy balancing. Find out all the details in this edition of the Week in Review.
There are few cars in the world that can match the performance of the Ford RS200 Evolution. This rarity among rarities is a Heavy Metal Affliction special feature.
Halo Spartan Assault, meet 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 302. A new VIP car is born and its story joins this week's racing highlights.
Forza Motorsport 5 has now had some time in the wild and the excitement continues. Read the Week in Review!
The unique patina of this 1965 VW Bug is perfectly complemented by the ecclectic accessories added by its owner.
Ford and Forza Motorsport are excited to show off the MRT Ford Fiesta ST at Microsoft Stores in the next couple weeks.
RVM is about to enter winter mode, get your racing highlights here. Can you find Johniwanna in the FM5 crowd?
This week HMA shares the stage with the "Nothin's Hotter Than a Cougar" team that built a racecar for the 24 Hours of LeMons race held at Road America November 2-3.
Now you have had a chance to play Forza Motorsport 5, and we have had a chance to hear your feedback. The Week in Review is chock full of good news.
The 2013 Formula One season wraps up, Aussie V8 Supercars has a wild weekend and a classic safari rally you may not have heard of in this week's RVM.
On this monumental day, the Week In Review brings you details of the Forza Motorsport 5 and Xbox One launch.
Forza Motorsport 5 is here and along with it comes a brand new Web site. Enjoy a tour of the new FM.net!
Race a Honda in Forza Motorsport 5 for a chance to win a custom Honda Mad Catz wheel!
If you are going to go big, there's nothing better than the 2013 LaFerrari. Get yours, along with nine other cars, in the first add-on pack for Forza Motorsport 5.
The latest direct feed videos showcase Bathurst and Road Atlanta. Watch a V8 Supercar have a lap at Mount Panorama and classic American muscle face-off at Road Atlanta.
The final Week in Review before the launch of Forza Motorsport 5! Get pumped.
Now fully open for business and waiting to satisfy your Forza apparal needs, step inside and take a look!
Richard Hammond and James May of BBC's Top Gear provide the narration on these all new Forza Motorsport 5 Career Videos
A video documentary on getting the Xbox One #10 V8 Supercar into the 2013 Bathurst 1000.
Audi takes the WEC driver's championship, GRC wraps up, the Roger Albert Clark rally, plus a new FM5 Falken design contest and more, much more.
Yas Marina and Le Mans have been confirmed, now check out the Lotus E21 and the Audi R-18 doing what they do best on those tracks.
As we wrap up one of the biggest news week's for Forza Motorsport 5 yet, the Week in Review wraps up the week's coverage for you.
Turn 10's Dan Greenawalt tours the McLaren factory with McLaren design director Frank Stephenson. Watch the McLaren P1 push limits and learn how the P1 influenced the creative process in making Forza Motorsport 5.
This little Fiat 126 is a rarity in its home of Krems, Austria.
You have to see it to believe it, the Forza Motorsport 5 launch trailer is here.
The final reveal of the remaining cars to be announced for Forza Motorsport 5 is right here. The showroom awaits you.
Like to paint? Fancy a shot at winning some amazing prizes? If you said yes to both of those questions check this out!
As we approach winter mode for RVM, there is still plenty of action in Formula One and NASCAR to cover. Did you know the U.S. cross-country record was just shattered?
Presenting the 2013 Ariel Atom 500 V8 at Silverstone and several flavors of the Dallara DW12 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The 2013 LaFerrari is coming to Forza Motorsport 5! See the car and find out details on the Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass inside!
Forza Motorsport 5 is now exactly three weeks away, get your Forza news here and get ready for the hammer to fall on pre-release coverage next week.
FM.NET EXCLUSIVE: Have a look at the 2013 KTM X-Bow R blazing through a lap at Sebring in Forza Motorsport 5.
Cars and credits are coming your way in Forza Motorsport 5, just for checking out Forza Rewards! Details inside!
Happy Halloween! What better for a Halloween car story than a one-off hot rod inspired by George Barris' "Dragula." Meet "Tomb for Two."
Check out this awesome video documentary highlighting the partnership between the Forza series and the legendary race team.
Formula One India, Aussie V8 Supercars Gold Coast 500, and WRC Spain. Get your racing and Forza community news right here!
We've been talking about Spa for months. Enough talk, it's time show it. That and more from a busy week in the world of Forza!
The first direct feed from Spa-Francorchamps in Forza Motorsport 5, inside!
This Chevy Vega was built up with a small-block V8 in the late 1970's then restored by father and son a couple years ago.
Show your love of Forza with cool gear from the new Forza Motorsport store.
Another three race series' have wrapped it up for 2013. Get your racing highlights here in RVM.
It’s Friday. You know what that means, it's time for the Week In Review.
Check out the first official video and screens of Top Gear’s exclusive integration in Forza Motorsport 5.
What is a Murtaya? Read this week's Heavy Metal Afflcition and find out! Here's a hint, its awesome!
Learn how Xbox is working with third party accessory companies to maximize the power of Xbox One in their development of racing wheels.
Extended coverage of the Bathurst 1000, Formula One Japan, and the final round of Formula D are covered in this week's RVM.
With Forza Motorsport 5 only about six weeks out things are really picking up speed around here. Time to dig in and read all about it.
This Corvette Z06 was exactly what Forza community member JOHNNYT13 wanted and he has built it up nicely over time.
Some say this one can actually be beaten!
Some call it the pirate's booty of race coverage for Forza fans, we just call it Rear View Mirror.
It's all about Forza Motorsport 5, but that's a good thing.
Forza community member FuzzyPanda32 bought this 1975 Porsche 914 when he was too young to drive. He and his dad restored it, and now it is his first car that he says he will keep forever.
Take a look at the Forza community contests we have going on during the of month October.
It's the final round of the ALMS Challenge. Take to the track at Road Atlanta in the 2009 BMW Motorsport #92 Rahal Letterman Racing M3 GT2 and lay down your best time.
Come and get it, DTM, NASCAR and Fun cup coverage to go with your weekly dose of Forza community news.
A jam-packed week of action in the Forza Motorsport world makes for a fun Week in Review, so let’s dive in!
In certain Australian circles, this 1970 VF Valiant Safari is called a "goon."
Two amazing tracks confirmed for Forza Motorsport 5. See the first direct feed of the Bernese Alps inside!
What better to go with a weekend of endurance racing than a Rear View Mirror long enough to cover it all?
The making of Forza Filmspeed and much more in this edition of the Week in Review!
The cars of the Group B rally supercar era have passed, but the stories of those who drove them remain.
The debut of the Forza Filmspeed commercial!
The week has begun, now it's time to look back on the weekend of racing and Forza community happenings.
The marathon turns to a sprint in this edition of the Week in Review!
Forza community member Eric Schmidt shared a love of Mustangs with his stepdad. Having something in common brought them together and influenced them both to buy late model Mustang GTs.
This time In Focus takes an in-depth look at the awesome work of "Mind Control Media."
Sit down, hush up and hang on, it’s time for Rear View Mirror. Come on, its for your own good!
It’s fair dinkum good!
What is red and white and cool all over? Forza community member Brandon Grooms’ 1963 Ford Thunderbird.
One of the world's most legendary racing circuits is coming to Forza Motorsport 5 -- Bathurst! Details inside.
Don’t be sassy, just read your Rear View Mirror! Don’t you know it has 100% of your daily recommended racing highlights and Forza community news?
The second to last round of our ALMS Challenges is available and ready for you to start laying down your fastest laps at Sedona in the #23 Alex Job Racing 911 GT3 Cup.
Ahh Friday, nothing to do but sit around and enjoy the Week In Review. Whether you’re in your cube or on the couch it’s time for some Forza news!
Where form meets function and an exhaust note inspired name. Meet “Rumble Wagon.” A 2004 Subaru WRX Wagon that wins hearts at car shows and means business when it comes to autocross.
Racing highlights, Forza news and generally a good time for all. It’s Rear View Mirror!
The flood of Forza Motorsport 5 details from gamescom are coming down the mountain. Take a deep breath and dive in!
One of the last of the production muscle cars—this 1970 Camaro Z/28—saw a frame-off restoration. Forza community member Jordan Barbarino helped his grandfather build this show-winning classic ride.
A playable build of Forza Motorsport 5 is being shown at gamescom. Reading this article is the next best thing to being there.
Never fear, Rear View Mirror is here! DTM, NASCAR, and classic cars in Monterrey and Detroit. Plus Forza community happenings.
Forza Rewards is now live and available to all Forza fans!
Did someone say they wanted some Forza Motorsport 5 news? Click here to satisfy the cravings.
This week we spotlight the star in a Pennsylvania family’s collection of automotive Americana.
Get all the details on the special editions of Forza Motorsport 5, now available for pre-order!
We take our third, and for now final, look at some of the best Forzatographers in the business.
You like racing, you like Forza, you like Rear View Mirror. It’s just that simple.
Another trip up the hill in the McLaren P1, unboxing the Xbox One, and an exclusive clip from Ron Howard's RUSH. Get your eyes in here; it's the Week in Review!
This week, it's a tale of making racing dreams come true. Meet Velox Rusty, his Mk2 Golf, and his journey from Forza racer to real-life racer.
After the glory of the weekend has passed, Rear View Mirror is here to brighten your Monday with racing news and the happenings within the Forza community.
Ask yourself this question. Is Friday the end of the week or the beginning of the weekend? Either way one thing is for sure, its time for the Week In Review!
Head this way for details of our August contest schedule, along with a look at some of the amazing winning entries from July!
When rebuilding cars is not enough, what do you do? Create a series of car shows to share what you love with others. Meet Mike Tolliver and Project D3A8, his incredible 2006 Audi A8L.
Get ready to throw down your best lap times in our month long challenge.
In Focus is back, and in this installment we continue our look at some of the more prominent figures in the world of Forzatography.
You just gotta love Mondays. Well, not really, but at least there is Rear View Mirror to bring you racing highlights and news of what's happening in the Forza community.
Contests, Forza Rewards updates, a Forza 5 tidbit, and bacon. What more could you want in a Week In Review. Now open wide and take a big bite!
What better to do with time off from work than dive into the local car show scene, go on road trips and fix up old VW’s. It’s what I did with my summer, it’s also the return of Heavy Metal Affliction.
Take a trip back with me here. It’s time for Rear View Mirror, your look back at the week in racing and what is going on in the Forza community.
Check out the cars (and other modes of transportation) from last week's Comic-Con 2013 in San Diego!
You just gotta love Fridays, if for no better reason than the chance to read the Week In Review!
The Forza Rewards closed beta has begun! Get the details here.
Marriage, awards, and a Corkscrew House. Check out this edition of the Week in Review!
Hey there! Coming your way this week in RVM we have news from the German Formula 1 Grand Prix, ALMS at Lime Rock Park, and V8 Supercars at Townsville.
A painting masterclass from Ayojube, July 4th best wishes from DomesticMango, and a stunning drive from Loeb at Pikes Peak. Just some of the great content that awaits in this weeks Week In Review!
A bumper edition this time featuring Ian’s highlights from Le Mans, race reviews, plus all the latest happenings in the Forza community
The second half of our season-long Forza Motorsport ALMS Challenge has begun!
We wrap up our inaugural Le Mans Challenge livestream event and get you caught up on the latest Forza news!
Forza 5 on Fallon, more E3 awards, and an awesome weekend of Le Mans racing action still to go! Check in on the Forzaverse with the Week in Review!
As the dust begins to settle after E3, we take a look back at the past week in Motorsport and bring you some Forza community updates.
A look back on a historic week for Forza Motorsport 5 at E3 2013. This was a week and a Week in Review to remember!
Forza 5 Adds IndyCars and Grand Prix Race Cars
This week in Rear View Mirror we take a look back at the recent Canadian F1 Grand Prix, BTCC at Oulton Park and Indycar from Texas. Strap in get comfortable!
The latest and greatest on Forza Motorsport 5, direct from E3 2013!
Reserve your Day One Edition of Forza Motorsport 5 today! Find out how, inside!
Check out the dream rides from the E3 demo of Forza Motorsport 5!
We are days... no hours... away from the start of E3 2013! As we prep for the show, check in on what's happening in the Forza world in the Week in Review!
Ahoy there motorsports fans, and welcome to another action-packed edition of Rear View Mirror!
June is here and the Forza Motorsport ALMS Challenge is heating up!
Ten days away from E3 2013, and the Forza world is busier than ever. Catch up with the latest in the Week in Review!
In our latest installment of In Focus, we move away from the moving picture and take a closer look at the art of Forzatograhy.
With the Monaco GP, Indy 500, and the NASCAR Coca Cola 600, it's been a great week to be a racing fan!
May has always been a special month for Forza. With this week's reveal of Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One, it's never been bigger than this!
See what the world is saying after the worldwide debut of Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One!
Enter for your chance to win an exclusive ride in the Forza Motorsport 5 cover car!
Forza Motorsport 5 is finally unveiled! Coming at launch for Xbox One!
It's Monday yet again and that can mean only one thing: your weekly dose of motorsport action in Rear View Mirror!
Medals by the millions, photo contests, and thoughts on pizza (and pizza-inspired cars). It's the Forza Motorsport Week in Review!
Some Corvette’s spend their lives wiling away in the garage waiting for a sunny day and their next wax job. Not this 2004 Z06 Commemorative Edition, it goes to the track.
Rear View Mirror returns with another dose of the best in Motorsport and Forza community action.
A never-before-seen development in the Forza Horizon scavenger hunt, DLC on sale, and photo contests galore! It's the Forza Motorsport Week in Review!
This time on In Focus we take a look back at some of the amazing videos from the one and only David Fialho AKA xam3l.
In this week’s Rear View Mirror we take a closer look at the WRC Rally Argentina, BTCC at Thruxton, and WEC at Spa. Plus the latest from the Forza community and details on our next Forza Live Challenge!
You get a Meguiar's FR-S and YOU get a Meguiar's FR-S! Free gifts and more in latest edition of your weekly Forza wrap-up! It's the Week in Review, son!
The third round of the ALMS Challenge is here, starring the Mazda 787B!
With news from the latest events in the NASCAR, Super GT, the World Touring Car Championship calendars, along with all the latest happenings in the world of Forza, you owe it to yourself to check out the latest edition of Rear View Mirror.
Forza continues to teach us lessons in this edition of the Week in Review!
Great videos from the Forza community are coming your way in this edition of In Focus!
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, where we recap the past week in motorsport and keep you informed on what is going on in the world of Forza.
Read the latest news from the world of Forza, including the debut of the 1000 Club expansion for Forza Horizon!
American muscle cars come in many forms. While you may have heard of the Chevy Nova, the Buick Apollo is much lesser known. Get ready to meet the “Sun God.”
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, your weekly fix for up-to-date racing news along with what’s going on in the world of Forza.
Watch the replay of our livestream of the Forza Horizon 1000 Club Expansion!
Are you in? Get all the details on the free 1000 Club Expansion for Forza Horizon!
A week’s worth of Forza news and an important question: Are You In?
You feeling hungry for another portion of the best community created Forza content? If that's a yes I hear then come inside and let's eat!
An action-packed week of racing means there’s lots to tell you about in this week's edition of Rear View Mirror. Come on in!
So much Forza news, it's like dipping your brain in motor oil. It's the Forza Motorsport Week in Review!
All month long, we’re chatting with members of the Team Falken Tire ALMS race team!
Fresh with all the motorsport and Forza news you crave, it’s the one and only Rear View Mirror!
The next round of the Forza Motorsport ALMS Challenge is here, starring Team Falken Tire!
We spotlight the new Top Gear Pack in Forza Horizon, recap our latest live streaming event, and look ahead to the next round of the ALMS Challenge!
Forza and Top Gear are at it again! Check out all the cars in the Top Gear Car Pack for Forza Horizon, coming April 2!
Three SRT Motorsports team members talk about Sebring, the Viper GTS-R, and the challenges of the ALMS Challenge Round 1!
Welcome to another edition of In Focus, our regular look at some of the best community generated Forza content. Come inside for a slice of bacon!
With all the latest happenings in the Forza community and the world of Motorsport, Rear View Mirror is here to help banish those Monday blues!
Recapping the Forza 4 Twelve Hours of Sebring live stream event and more in a jam-packed edition of the Week in Review!
Robert Stout won his first national championship at 18 and has been competitive in everything he has put his right foot into. This month Heavy Metal Affliction brings you his 2013 Scion FR-S GTS race car.
With news from ALMS, F1, NASCAR, and all the latest Forza action, this week's edition of Rear View Mirror is positively full to the brim! Come check it out.
New car packs, new challenges, and making love connections, Forza style! Read all about in the Week in Review!
Every season has a champion. Are you the one? Find out in our latest Forza 4 racing series!
In this installment we take a look at and uncover some of the back story behind one of the best Forza drift videos you’ll ever see!
Get your hands on five cars previously only available to those who pre-ordered Forza Horizon!
It's the start of a new week and that can only mean one thing, another edition of Rear View Mirror!
It was a great week for car lovers in the real world and in the world of Forza. We wrap it all up and look ahead to next week in this edition of the Week in Review!
March is here and Forza is ringing in spring like a lion. A lion with anger management issues and gastro-intestinal problems. Make with the clicking for another finger-licking edition of the Week in Review!
Welcome to In Focus, the first in a new series of articles focusing on the very best community generated Forza content on YouTube.
When it comes to cars, more is always better. Check out these incredible rides in the Forza Horizon March Meguiar’s Car Pack!
Welcome to another action packed edition of Rear View Mirror, filled with all kinds of Forza and racing related goodness!
All the Forza news that fits, we print! Welcome to another edition of the Week in Review!
Five new cars and all the perks of VIP membership, now available on Xbox LIVE!
It’s another full week of racing action, on the track and in the world of Forza, as we bid farewell to Johniwanna!
When you get to the point of your build where you ask yourself, “What else can I do to pimp my ride?” This 2006 Scion TC started out as a show car build, but turned into a personal goal to build the ultimate TC.
Robert Stout won his first national championship at 18 and has been competitive in everything he has put his right foot into. This month Heavy Metal Affliction brings you his 2013 Scion FR-S GTS race car.
We recap a busy week in the world of Forza and ask the question: How would you sum up Forza Horizon in a single word?
Building the track car of your dreams takes equal parts mechanical know-how, research, and budget. This 1982 Porsche 911 ’73 Carrera RS replica was done the right way.
Grab your 2013 Civic Si and let loose your inner shutterbug! We’ve got the details on our latest contest in Forza Horizon!
Rear View Mirror is THE source for racing news for the Forza inclined. It’s all you need to know about racing and what’s happening in the world of Forza in a nutshell, (but without any pesky nutshells).
The Week in Review wants to please you. The Week in Review gets cross when you do not read it. Do not anger the Week in Review.
At age 15, Ernie Francis Jr. is one of the youngest professional drivers in the world. Heavy Metal Affliction Racer Profiles brings you his story and details of his 2010 Camaro GTS class PWC race car.
Thanks to Rear View Mirror, Mondays don’t suck as much. Get your fill of racing news and Forza happenings and start feeling better now!
Forza and Jalopnik are at it again; Kenan comes up big in the Facebook Challenge, and much more! You don’t want to miss this edition of the Week in Review!
Whether you are looking to impress the crowds at the Horizon Festival or head out in to the woods, the February Jalopnik Car Pack has something for you.
Check out a car that never made it to the States--the 1975 Ford Escort Mexico. Forza community member MEXICO75 shares his build and love of cars in this week’s Heavy Metal Affliction.
Don’t look now, it’s another edition of Rear View Mirror, bringing you racing recaps and a taste of what is going on in the world of Forza! Wait, I mean DO look now!
Scott Dixon Q&A, unicorn cars, Game With Dev, and news on the next DLC for Forza Horizon! It’s the Week in Review!
This week HMA brings you a car tale with a Scottish brogue. Check out NINE DyLeMa’s 1976 Mini Mayfair!
As part of the Honda Challenge we were given an opportunity to speak with HPD driver Scott Dixon. Check out what he has to say about his success as a driver and how he figures he will match up against the community in Forza Horizon.
Rear View Mirror is here to give you your fill of racing and Forza community news. Kick back, and take it all in.
It's time for the second best thing about Friday: the Forza Motorsport Week in Review!
This week we spotlight a drifting legend as Heavy Metal Affliction takes a look at Forza community member xTOFUBOYx and his 1985 Toyota AE86 Sprinter Trueno.
Find more reasons to appreciate the January Recaro Car Pack in FYI About DLC. Fun facts, cool videos, and more. Plus, an opportunity to share your creations for a chance to win unicorns.
If you didn’t have a chance to catch the week’s racing happenings, Rear View Mirror has highlights and video for you. There’s always lots going on in the world of Forza too, so read on and get hip to it.
The Honda Challenge Car Pack is now available! Get the pack and race against Honda driver Scott Dixon! Details inside!
Hellos, goodbyes, and “The A-Team” trivia. Forza Motorsport Week in Review? Forza Motorsport Week in Review!
All the way from Bergen, Norway, Heavy Metal Affliction brings you the 2000 Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk4 of Fredrik Otterlei—Gamertag RS4Sport.
This is just the beginning of what is going to a huge year in racing and in the world of Forza. Trust me! Now read on and get caught up on what you may have missed from both worlds.
We hit the ground running in the first Forza Motorsport Week in Review of 2013!
Starting out the New Year we take a close look at Heavy Metal Affliction author Johniwanna’s 1974 Volkswagen Beetle. This car has been brought back from utter rotting ugliness. It’s now a solid daily driver with a unique look.
Two games, hundreds of cars, and 12 month’s worth of Forza fun. Join us in our look back on 2012!
With the end of the year quickly approaching we are happy to present the cars of Heavy Metal Affliction 2012. See the pictures and read the stories of hot rod muscle, JDM tuners, professional race cars and more.
Happy holidays. What better way to celebrate the season of giving than to announce a new batch of cars becoming available for Forza Horizon.
Today I am thankful the world did not end, so I can keep enjoying the awesomenss of the Forza Horizon Rally Expansion pack. Well, that and my family, and my team, and the Forza community of course.
“Patience is a virtue.” So says Confucius, and that phrase is especially relevant when it comes to finding the right car and giving it the right upgrades on a budget.
Tis’ the season to be jolly and revel in all that is off-season racing and what is going on in the world of Forza. Welcome to the final Rear View Mirror of 2012.
Game changer--that’s what the Forza Horizon Rally Expansion pack is. Coming on December 18 for 1,600 MS points, the Forza Horizon Rally Expansion Pack adds an entirely new element to Horizon’s open road festival driven racing – namely, the thrill and danger of rally racing.
Forza Horizon is proud to present the “2013 Civic Si Challenge” and the downloadable “Honda Challenge Car Pack” available on January 15, 2013, absolutely free.
We look ahead to the week that was in a temporally twisted edition of the Week in Review!
This week’s Heavy Metal Affliction combines some history with the tale of a love of cars. David Van Mol’s 1943 Willy’s MB or “Jeep” is a veteran of WWII service and has been beautifully and functionally restored.
Read on as Ian checks out all the tech goodies on display at this year's Gadget Show in London.
As if there weren’t enough reasons to love the December IGN Car Pack, FYI About DLC is packed with fun facts, history and videos that will inspire you to go out and put these radical rides to good use. Share your creations and the details you may have discovered on your own.
Get your fix of racing news and what’s going on in the world of Forza. This edition of Rear View Mirror brings you coverage of the 25 Hours of Thunderhill, the final 2012 24 Hours of Lemons race and the kick-off of Trophée Andros plus the latest Forza community news.
Forza award nominations, vote for your favorite Le Mans car, win a Ford Raptor from Halo and more -- it's another packed edition of the Week in Review!
Is it a foregone conclusion that professional race car drivers love to taunt death? Not necessarily. It’s really about pushing limits and finding the edge without careening over. Few have the judgment and skills to not only survive a life of racing, but to excel at it.
While the major racing series have all wound down, the more obscure but nonetheless exciting races are just picking up speed. Of course, there is always a ton going on in the world of Forza, so let’s get to it!
Hey everyone, Brian here. I’m back, rested, and relaxed from a two-week vacation from the Forza universe. Well, to be precise, it wasn’t much of a “vacation” – it was two weeks of paternity leave used to take care of my son after my wife returned to work.
Volkswagen may be the entry-level builder when compared to its fellow German automakers Audi, BMW and Porsche, but they all share a focus on the driver, attention to the driving experience and good, honest, performance-engineered cars.
If collecting cars is your thing then you gotta love Forza Horizon DLC. Each month we offer a wide variety of new rides to add to your garage. The December IGN Car pack does just that.
With the completion of the Formula 1 season and only one race left in the Aussie V8 Supercars series, the major racing series have mostly wrapped up for the season.
On our team, we’re thankful for our fans and amazing community on the forums, who make Forza much deeper than just the games.
If you love Heavy Metal Affliction you have a love of cars. How we acquire our love of everything automotive is different for each of us.
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, where we recap the weekend in racing and keep you informed on what is going on in the world of Forza.
Episode 5 focuses on what we have in store for Forza Horizon fans -- new tech, new content, and new ways to play.
Happy Friday Forza Community! The Week In Review is chock full of news you can use to feed your Forza induced frenzy. This week, it’s Forza Horizon BTS Episode 5, awards, interviews, the return of community bounty hunter and more.
When you know what you like, why change? Sticking with what you know can result in a lot of happiness. You could say that doing so isn’t very adventurous, but that wouldn’t be right.
So you got yourself Forza Horizon, you dug in, got yourself some wristbands, discovered some barn finds and have given Darius Flynt a run for his money. Maybe you even picked up the Month 1 Car Pack to ensure you have got every car available for your garage.
Let me start with the punch line: No car this stiff, low, or loud has any right to be a comfortable tourer.
As the NASCAR Sprint cup is coming to a close, the competition and drama are heating up. We also congratulate Ken Kurtz on a fourth USTCC GT Championship.
Hi folks, it’s Alex here sitting in for Brian for this latest Week in Review. While it’s hard to believe that Forza Horizon is more than two weeks old, it’s not hard at all to see how busy things have been around the studio.
Passion; we talk about it influencing our choices all the time, but passion can also be the fuel that helps you reach your dreams.
My friend was on the phone. There was this rally, and he needed a co-driver. The gist: a 500+ horsepower Mercedes coupe with flares that would make a DTM car jealous, the open roads of Colorado, six days of navigational and racing challenges …
As the two biggest racing series’ get closer to the ends of their seasons, the racing is getting more exciting and the drama more intense. Welcome to this week’s Rear View Mirror!
Your weekly wrap-up of what's happening in the world of Forza Horizon, Forza Motorsport 4, and more!
Our new monthly challenge to find the top driver in Forza Motorsport 4!
Ian Webster takes you through a week's worth of European automotive madness in this rollicking recap of Forza Horizon Escape the Grid!
Who buys a used hearse? For those that do, does it speak to a love of cars or is it just morbid self-expression? In the case of this edition of Heavy Metal Affliction, the answer is both.
Learn about the Forza Horizon SmartGlass Experience, now available on Windows 8 devices!
Now that you have had a little time to get to know the cars of Forza Horizon and maybe even picked up the Month 1 Car Pack, there is no time like the present to expand your garage even further.
Rear View Mirror is back in business, bringing you coverage of the weekend in real-world racing and what is going on in the world of Forza.
Escape the Grid, midnight releases, and all the rest of Launch Week for Forza Horizon!
In an age when fuel costs are soaring, the era of the hybrid is upon us. This doesn’t have to be a bad thing as hybrid technology has evolved from those first few mildly exciting and sometimes odd-looking cars.
The Forza Horizon Escape the Grid challenge has begun! Eleven supercars have hit the roads of France on their way to Birmingham, England.
Celebrate the release of Forza Horizon and check out the latest "Behind the Scenes" video inside!
When it comes to the launch of Forza Horizon, we’re no longer talking months or even weeks. As of today, it’s more appropriate to use “days” or, for the truly anticipatory among us, “hours.”
Part two of our Heavy Metal Affliction feature on USTCC three-time champion Ken Kurtz. This week we interview Kurtz to find out what dives the heart of a champion.
The first details on Forza Horizon's expansion pack, plus a full rundown on the Forza Horizon Season Pass!
Welcome to another edition of Rear View Mirror, Forza Motorsport.net’s look back at the weekend in racing and what is going on in the Forza community.
The critics have spoken! Check out some of the awesome reviews for Forza Horizon, as well as the rest of the news in the Forza universe!
Somehow when you are good at something it finds its way to you. Call it fate, call it destiny or just call it following your dream. When we find the path that makes every moment more worthwhile, happiness and success follow.
Get the inside scoop on Forza Horizon with Ralph Fulton and Dan Greenawalt in our first installment of "Forza Horizon: Under the Hood".
Play the Forza Horizon demo and check out part 3 of "Forza Horizon -- Behind the Scenes"!
Your weekly dose of Forza news. Drink it down slow, people!
Check out the Forza Horizon launch trailer and get details on the Forza Horizon demo inside!
Learn how Playground Games brought the open roads of Colorado to life in this latest installment of "Forza Horizon -- Behind the Scenes".
Welcome to this week’s Rear View Mirror, get your fix of racing highlights and find out what is going on in the world of Forza. This week is a little shorter than usual but nonetheless packed full of race details, commentary and even some advice.
It’s time to kick off another installment of the Week in Review! This week, we’re leading with more great preview coverage for Forza Horizon coming out of the UK and Europe.
Finding and buying the right car is never an easy process. When you are looking for a car capable of matching your enthusiasm for performance, you have an even more complex dilemma.
If you have already got yourself the September Pennzoil Car Pack then you already know about the iconic classics and rarities that are included in the pack. Don’t forget the new 2013 Viper GTS-R’s as well.
Welcome once again to the Forza Garage where you can appreciate all the astounding machines that will be at your fingertips in Forza Horizon starting October 23.
There is so much racing out there, no one can keep up with all of it. Rear View Mirror takes a look back on the weekend in real world racing and what is going on in the world of Forza so you can keep up with the latest, even if you can’t watch it all.
Do you have what it takes to claim a podium at Road Atlanta? Find out in our Petit Le Mans Challenge for Forza Motorsport 4!
I debated on whether to start this week’s edition of the Forza Motorsport Week in Review with this story, or close with it. In the end, however, I find it too moving not to let you all know about it up front.
Heavy Metal Affliction is Forza Motorsport.net’s weekly look at the cars owned by Forza community members. Each week we tell a different story about how a love of cars can influence people’s lives and the journey of expressing ourselves through our cars.
The Forza Garage is the place to discover all the rides that will be available for your driving pleasure when Forza Horizon arrives starting on October 23. These cars will be yours to upgrade, design, and cruise through the multitude of environments in Horizon’s Colorado.
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, Forza Motorsport’s look back on the weekend in racing and what’s going on in the world of Forza. Read on for race highlights, details, as well as fun Forza community content.
On the heels of last week’s flood of press about Forza Horizon, this week saw a great feature on the game by our friends at GT.TV. Regular readers of the Week in Review might remember us casually mentioning that we recently hosted press here at Turn 10.
Welcome to the first episode of our behind the scenes video series for this year's biggest racing game, Forza Horizon! In the inaugural episode, we introduce you to some of the creators of the game and talk about what makes Forza Horizon such an incredible new expression of the Forza series.
This is part two of the story of Rob Primozich, aka Rob Primo—Gamertag SPONGE W0RTHY--former pro-am, and now Formula D Pro-drift driver and his Nissan S14. Read the interview and watch the drift videos.
Each week, the Forza Garage will be putting a spotlight on the cars that you’ll be driving in this year’s biggest racing game, Forza Horizon. All these awesome cars will be available to cruise the canyons, tear up the tracks and of course take on your every design and upgrade influence.
As of today the September Pennzoil Car Pack is available; got get yours while they are hot! This collection of 11, that's right 11 new cars is ready for racing, collecting and your outright enjoyment.
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, ForzaMotorsport.net’s look back on the weekend in racing and what’s going on in the world of Forza. This week saw a full deck of racing and there is so much going on in the world of Forza I had to tell myself to stop looking for cool stuff to cover.
We’re one day away from September, with less than two months to go before the release of Forza Horizon! The year has just zipped by as we’ve been busy preparing to release the next great game in the Forza universe and here we are, nearing the finish line towards launch.
Many of us who have lived with a deep affection for cars and racing may have dreamed of being a race car driver. Some grew out of it, some realized it was just too impossible of a dream to pursue.
Push the clicker, enter the code or flash your lights for entry– the Forza Garage has returned!. Each week, we’ll be putting the spotlight on the cars that you’ll be driving in this year’s biggest racing game – Forza Horizon.
Welcome to September and another installment of awesomely collectable cars for your Forza Motorsport 4 garage. The September Pennzoil Car Pack will be available on Xbox LIVE on Tuesday, September 4.
After a one week respite, Rear View Mirror is back to bring you racing highlights from what you may have missed over the weekend in racing as well as what is going on in the world of Forza.
Tons of Forza Horizon news this week, including new car reveals, new screenshots, a chance to win Horizon swag, and much more. All that, plus the latest Forza 4 happenings in this edition of the Week in Review!
Our relationship with our car can sometimes be more enduring than ones we carry with other people. Family will always be there for you and some friends will stand by you in times of need, but your car is always faithful.
Check out the awesome VIP cars available as part of the Limited Collector's Edition of Forza Horizon, available starting Oct. 23!
New babies (Baby Mech), new games (Forza Horizon) and new DLC (August Playseat Car Pack) for Forza 4 that’s a whole lotta good new stuff! Needless to say it has been keeping all of us here at Turn 10 plenty busy.
Many traits passed on to us are hereditary: our looks, our size, even, in some cases, our strengths and weaknesses. If you look at your parents you will see many similarities; these are beyond our control and, for the most part, a gift.
So you have got the August Playseat Car Pack, maybe you have shown it off some in the Show Off DLC thread in the forums. Now it’s time for some tidbits and details that you may not have seen yet.
August, what a lovely month it is. In the Pacific Northwest it is the only month you can really count on some consistent summer weather. You can also count on the fact that many race series will be taking some time off.
This week, we've also got details on new Community-created Rivals Mode events, our just-announced crash team reporting process, the new Turn 10 staffer Community Bounty, and the arrival of Mechberg 2.0! All the Forza news that's fit to print: The Week in Review is here!
Formula 1 racing, movies, and Forza. They all let us experience the thrill of speed and place ourselves in in a world where cars become larger than life. That world can be a place to escape to, a place to gain perspective on the real world or a place to draw ideas from.
Forza fans, today marks the release of the August Playseat Car Pack—the latest DLC pack featuring 10 new cars to collect, customize, and race in Forza Motorsport 4. In addition to the new pack, we’ve got a brand new contest for you, sponsored by our friends at Playseat
Welcome to this week’s Rear View Mirror, where FM.net looks back on the weekend in racing and what’s going on in the world of Forza.
Wow, summer in the Pacific Northwest, so long as you love gray skies, mild weather and rain, we have got it all. Well, it’s actually been pretty nice this week so I shouldn’t complain, but I probably will anyway.
One of the many reasons to love Forza Motorsport is to feel the rush of adrenalin from going fast. Ever improving your top speeds that are far beyond the legal limit, pushing your car to the extreme and optimizing performance through tuning.
The August Playseat Car Pack is coming to Xbox LIVE on August 7 Available for 560 MS Points, this pack includes ten cars that beg to face off against one another, record setting breakthrough racecars from Le Mans and WRC, as well as rides that just ooze with cruisability
Welcome to another fine edition of Rear View Mirror, a look back at the week in racing and what is going on in the world of Forza.
Photo contests get thematic, "Made For Mech" gets Autocrossed, Hummers get jumped, and the ALMS is about to get Forza-fied! It's another jam-packed Week in Review coming at you!
This week we have a buddy story; a tale of two Mopar fanatics with different strengths and the common bond of a thing for muscle cars built by Dodge.
What a week it was in racing: Formula One, IndyCar, the American Le Mans Series, Formula Drift in Seattle and your weekly installment of what’s happening in the world of Forza. This is a look back on the weekend that was, and we call it Rear View Mirror.
I spent the week drifting, Fred spent it trying to avoid wearing a bunch of Boston Red Sox gear, the entire community team took on the Forza Faithful in an awesome Game With Turn 10 event and the Summer Stadium tournament continues!
Simply put, Heavy Metal Affliction is a passion for cars. How each of us demonstrates that passion to the outside world is often a very personal thing.
Welcome to this week’s Rear View Mirror, where we take a look back on what happened in the world of racing and the world of Forza Motorsport. Some race series took a break this week, but for those that were held, the action was plentiful.
Forza Horizon pre-order details, phred as the Community Bounty, and so much more! It's one week in the Forza universe, in 1,500 words or less!
Bring a bunch of car lovers together and what do you get? A good time, loads of creativity, fellowship, and enough style, horsepower, and raw automotive adrenalin to serve up a powerful Heavy Metal Affliction fix.
Forza fans, the day you have been waiting for is here: Forza Horizon is now available for pre-order! The latest game in the Forza franchise is coming to retail stores starting on October 23 but you don’t have to wait to get in on the Horizon action!
Welcome to this week’s edition of Rear View Mirror, ForzaMotorsport.net’s look back at the week in real world racing and what’s going on in the world of Forza.
Seven days in the Forza universe, wrapped into one convenient text-based package! Read me!
Most of us that have a Heavy Metal Affliction somehow squeeze in the time and budget to find the car of our dreams and, if we are lucky, restore it, trick it out, race prep it, stance it, or whatever suits our particular taste.
Starting today, the July Car Pack is available now is the time to pick up ten exotic and historic cars to add to your Forza 4 garage. Each car in the July Car Pack is just
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, ForzaMotorsport.net’s look back at all things racing both in the world of Forza and in the world around us.
A week's worth of Forza news, in one convenient package! Read the Week in Review now!
If you have a Heavy Metal Affliction, you may have discovered it on your own, you may have acquired it over time or you may have been born with it. For the latter, a love of cars, passed on genetically, setting the course for a life filled with a love of engines, wheels and steel is a destiny we can all appreciate.
The July Car Pack for Forza Motorsport 4—available on Tuesday, July 3 on Xbox LIVE for 560 MS Points—is one of the fastest collection of cars ever seen in the Forza Motorsport series. Don’t believe us? Consider the following:
Welcome to another edition of Rear View Mirror, Forza Motorsport.net's look back at the week in racing and what's happening in the world of Forza. This week brought a full course of thrills, spills and chills in real world racing.
Your weekly wrap-up of all the latest Forza news!
The 2013 SRT Viper Pack is here and it's free!
Heavy Metal Affliction takes many forms: hot-rodding, racing, tuning, and styling, among them. But one of the purest forms of car love is restoration.
Welcome to this week’s Rear View Mirror, ForzaMotorsport.net’s look back at what happened in the week in racing in the real world and in the world of Forza.
With another jam packed week in the Forza world in the books, it’s still difficult not to look forward to this weekend. After all, the 24 Hours of Le Mans is here Getting excited for the biggest endurance race of the year is easy but, this year, we're even more pumped to be talking Le Mans, because Forza Motorsport is an official sponsor of the race.
What is Heavy Metal Affliction? For some it is a passion, for others a need, but overall it is a drive to find cars that speak to us, and then apply our own taste, influence, and soul to them. In my case, I have never been able to settle on one car; usually owning three at a time to serve my affliction.
For every Forza lover there is a wish list of cars they want to see added to the game and, every month, we deliver a little something for everyone. This month’s Meguiar’s Car Pack sets a new standard by adding the one of the oldest cars ever seen in the Forza series and one of the last ALMS standout GT-class leaders.
For the last two weeks we have been very focused on E3 and the debut of the next expression in the Forza franchise, Forza Horizon!
Forza is heading to the 2012 24 Hours of Le Mans and we're planning loads of fun on race weekend. Details inside!
Forza Horizon invades E3 2012! Check out all the action in this edition of the Week in Review!
The moment you put your hands to the controller to play the Forza Horizon E3 2012 demo, you know you’re about to experience something special.
The Forza Horizon Festival is teeming with thousands of music lovers,car fans, and skilled race drivers looking to make a name for themselves at the Horizon Festival.
With today’s unveiling of Forza Horizon at E3 2012, we’re also unveiling the latest additions to www.forzamotorsport.net! As you’re no doubt aware by now, Forza Horizon is a brand new chapter in the ongoing Forza series.
With the upcoming Forza Horizon, you’ll be able to drive the cars ofyour dreams on the open roads of Colorado. Forza Horizon is where cars belong; it’s a game about speed, style, and freedom of the open road and no car embodies those words more than the 2013 SRT Viper.
Soon the Meguiar’s Car Pack will be available! On Tuesday June 5, the latest mix of cars to add to your Forza Motorsport 4 garage will be here.
In a normal edition of the Week in Review, I’d be telling you about all of the things we’ve been working on during the past week. Problem is, this week has been anything but normal.
Wow, what a busy and sensational last couple weeks it has been. The lead up to the release of the Porsche Expansion Pack had me tweeting like a canary nearly ten times a day.
If you are one of the afflicted you know about the desire to turn your ride into the vision you have in your head. The wish list, the do nows and the save fors, maybe it’s a never ending ongoing
The wait is over! The release of the Forza Motorsport 4 Porsche Expansion Pack is upon us!
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, ForzaMotorsport.net’s weekly look back at the week in racing in the real world and the world of Forza.
Any week that includes Forza Horizon news is a good week indeed! And, by that measure, this week has been a doozy. Earlier this week, we unveiled not just the first screenshot of the upcoming open-world racing game, but also the box art.
Now's your chance to get in on Forza 4's VIP program, and donate to a worthy cause!
Welcome to Heavy Metal Affliction, ForzaMotorsport.net’s presentation of radical rides, builds in progress, dream projects, and barn finds.
Check out the first screenshot of Forza Horizon, as well as the official cover art, inside!
Welcome to this week’s edition of Rear View Mirror, a look back at the week in racing in the real world and the world of Forza Motorsport 4.
Wow, what a week it has been, I have been getting up at the crack, to get in here and start the day with Porsche announcements on Twitter and Facebook. While early rising is something somewhat new to me...
Welcome to Heavy Metal Affliction, ForzaMotorsport.net’s presentation of radical rides, builds in progress, dream projects, and barn finds. Wanna share yours? Tell us about it here.
Rear View Mirror is your look back at the week in racing in the world of Forza Motorsport and real life. So without any further adieu, lets get to it.
Before we go back and take a look at the week that was in the Forza Universe, I want to point out what’s ahead in the coming days and weeks because, for you Porsche fans out there, it’s about to
As announced on March 5, Porsche is returning to Forza Motorsport on May 22. The Porsche Expansion Pack for Forza Motorsport 4 is more than just a DLC pack, it’s a rich gameplay enhancing experience based around one of the most heralded automotive brands in the world.
Welcome to Heavy Metal Affliction, ForzaMotorsport.net’s presentation of radical rides, builds in progress, dream projects, and barn finds. Wanna share yours?
You gotta love Forza Motorsport 4 DLC packs! While Forza 4 is already packed with content , we keep making it better by offering even more cars to enhance the ultimate racing game.
Rear View Mirror takes a look back on the previous week in racing in the world of Forza Motorsport and real life.
This week’s edition of the Week in Review begins last Saturday, as I was gripping the steering wheel of a Dodge Challenger SRT8 until my fingers cramped.
Welcome to Heavy Metal Affliction, ForzaMotorsport.net’s presentation of radical rides, builds in progress, dream projects, and barn finds.
Rear View Mirror is your look back at the week in racing in the world of Forza Motorsport and real life. It was a sunny weekend in the Pacific NW—thank you Mother Nature!
Ten new cars coming to Forza 4 on May 1: Check out the May TopGear Car Pack!
Sure, you’ve driven hundreds maybe thousands of miles in Forza Motorsport 4. But have you ever sat back and thought about what goes into make all the hundreds of cars in Forza 4 drive as well as they do?
Welcome to Heavy Metal Affliction , ForzaMotorsport.net’s presentation of radical rides, builds in progress, dream projects, and barn finds. Wanna share yours? Tell us about it here.
Today, we have released a new video in the “Making of Forza Motorsport 4” series. This video, entitled “The Making of Forza Motorsport 4 Physics, Pirelli, and Performance” spotlights the development and refinement of the genre defining physics and car
Rear View Mirror is your look back at the week in racing in the world of Forza Motorsport and real-life. This last weekend was full of all types of racing and the action was constant. At one point I was flipping between two races and DVRing another.
A leaderboard is a cruel mistress. That’s my takeaway this week as I’ve been knee-deep in trying to claw my way up the Time Trials leaderboard by forcing down my lap time on Infineon Raceway’s NASCAR Circuit.
Heavy Metal Affliction can be defined as; the enduring need and passion to seek, purchase, and fix-up cars that speak to us, without regard for investment value or resale.
Rear View Mirror is your look back at the week in racing, both in the real world and in Forza Motorsport racing. This past weekend, real world racing series’ took a break for the Easter weekend. So this week will be entirely focused on the world of Forza as well as a couple of treats.
Yes, the SRT Viper is a big deal for fans of hugely powerful, modern American muscle, and it also happens to be a big deal for Forza 4 fans because the SRT Viper will be in the hands of Forza Motorsport 4 players this summer.
The 2013 SRT Viper is coming to Forza Motorsport 4 this summer! For more on this incredible new car, check out the story inside.
Rear View Mirror covers what you may have missed in last week’s racing both in the real world and in the world of Forza. This week we are expanding coverage to IndyCar, the upcoming DTM Series, and the ongoing Aussie V8 Supercars series.
This week I discovered the power of descriptions. As I’ve been trawling the Forza Motorsport 4 storefront, looking for tunes for my beloved Country Squire for use in this month’s Rivals Mode drag racing event “The Regatta”, I’ve discovered the benefit of a well-written write-up.
The April Alpinestars’ Car Pack is on its way! On Tuesday, April 3, ten new cars to race, collect, and appreciate will be available. For April, we have a little of everything, from beautiful historic icons to the absolute latest in racing prototypes.
Rarely have I been as happy as I am right now as I type these words The third title update for Forza Motorsport 4 is now available!
Turn 10's Dan Greenawalt discusses the latest title update for Forza Motorsport 4 and the various improvements it contains.
Welcome to Rear View Mirror, a weekly column looking back at the week in racing, both in the real world and in Forza. This week, I’ll be covering the latest happenings in the Community Monthly channel in Forza 4’s
Rivals Mode is taking up my life and, from the looks of things, a good chunk of yours as well. While my family has been off visiting other family, I’ve been hunkered down at home with nothing but two dogs and a load of pizza boxes to keep me company.
Forza Horizon, the Porsche Expansion Pack, and so much more. It's your Week in Review for March 9, 2012!
So far, Forza Motorsport 4 players have tested their driving skills in our King of the Track Rivals Mode challenge against one of baseball’s best pitchers and against one of the toughest guys on the planet. Now it’s time to
Porsche is coming to Forza Motorsport 4! Check out the first details inside.
The next chapter in the Forza franchise has been revealed: Forza Horizon is coming this fall!
From the March Pirelli Pack to the closing of our February King of the Track, get up to date with all the latest Forza Motorsport news in the Week in Review!
The ultimate goal of any steering controller is to increase the player’s immersion in the driving simulation. Developed by Fanatec, the Forza Motorsport CSR Elite Wheel provides the highest level of performance among current steering devices.
All the details on the March Pirelli Car Pack inside!
This week marks the introduction of a new face (or at least a new byline) to the Forza community team. John Schommer has joined the team as our new content guy—he’ll be creating more stories for you to enjoy on
What’s your Forza 4 kryptonite? I’ve got a theory that everyone’s got an inherent weakness in the game—maybe it’s an event like drifting that you’ve never really gotten the hang of. Perhaps it’s a specific type of car (like rear
Hey now Did you know that some lucky Forza fan is going to win 100,000 MS points, just for playing Forza Motorsport 4 this weekend? To enter the History Top Gear & Forza Motorsport 4 Play & Win sweepstakes, all
New cars, new contests, and new codes to give away! It's the Super Bowl of Week in Reviews!
Take down Rampage Jackson and win free Forza 4 cars!
Today we’re announcing the upcoming February American Le Mans Series Pack and, to put it as succinctly as I know how: This pack is amazing. Available for purchase on Tuesday, February 6 via Xbox LIVE, the February American Le Mans Series Pack is a racers dream.
At the tail end of last week’s Week in Review, I promised a surprise this week. On Tuesday, we unveiled that surprise the unveiling of the Launch Bonus Pack for Forza Motorsport 4. This pack combines the cars found in
The next DLC pack for Forza Motorsport 4 is on its way. On Tuesday, January 24, we’ll be releasing the Launch Bonus Pack, a collection of ten cars previously available only to those Forza 4 players who had either pre-ordered the game from specific retail outlets, or picked up the game during its first run via the “Ship Bonus Car Pack”.
Welcome to a very cold and snowy Week in Review. This week saw one of the biggest snowfalls in the Seattle area in the past few years, even larger than last year’s so called Snowpocalypse.
Hello and welcome to the Week in Review. Or perhaps I should just say Surprise After spending the last few weeks putting the finishing touches on the Hyundai Veloster Bonus Pack, which was released this week as a free download on the Xbox Live Marketplace!
If you love Hyundai and Forza Motorsport 4, today is your lucky day Turn 10 is announcing the availability of the Hyundai Veloster Bonus Pack, ready for download right now This free download for Forza Motorsport 4 is brought to
Think you have what it takes to be the King of the Track? Now you’ll have your chance as we kick off our Forza Motorsport 4 King of the Track challenge series.
Register now for your chance to win a brand new Hyundai Though our Hyundai THR Secret Car design contest recently wrapped up (look for an announcement of the winner soon), we’re not done with awesome Hyundai Forza 4 contests
The January Jalopnik Pack is almost here Announced yesterday with our friends at Jalopnik, and available for purchase on Tuesday, January 3 via Xbox LIVE, the January Jalopnik Pack is the best way for Forza 4 fans to kick off
We look back at 2011 in our final Week in Review of the year!
As the holidays approach, I’ve spending the rest of 2011 in the deep south with family and have discovered the joys of working remotely. As much as I like being at the Turn 10 office, there’s something about working in
“I beat you,” said one of my Turn 10 colleagues one morning this week, as I coming in to work and parking myself at my desk. It took me a moment to realize what he was talking about.
Welcome to December We’re getting close to winding down the year at Turn 10 (our final Week in Review of 2011 will be posted on December 23), but the business of Forza 4 continues apace. After all, we’ve got more
Welcome to the latest installment of our series, “Forza Motorsport 4 Under the Hood”. In this edition of our ongoing discussion with Forza 4 creative director Dan Greenawalt, we’ll be diving deep into some of the improvements and fixes made
The next add on pack for Forza Motorsport 4 is on its way The December IGN Pack will be available for download via Xbox LIVE on Tuesday, December 6 and will feature ten new cars to collect and race.
Forza Motorsport 4 Week in Review 11 23 One week left in the Hyundai Secret Car challenge We’ve got a quick (and early) edition of the Week in Review this week, as Turn 10 shuts down during the latter
It’s amazing to think that this week marks the ten year anniversary of the original Xbox. It’s also a little scary. Ten years ago, I wasn’t working in the games industry, I wasn’t married, and I had lot more free time
There I was, careening around the curves of Maple Valley in my blue and yellow Honda S2000 on the fifth lap of a five lap event.
Your chance to win a brand new 2012 Hyundai Veloster!
We’ve got a quick and dirty Week in Review for you this week, one that starts off with a question How do you like that Lamborghini Aventador LP700 4?
We're elbows-deep in creating awesome DLC for Forza 4 fans, including today’s just announced November Speed Pack!
The next add on pack for Forza Motorsport 4 is on its way The November Speed Pack will be available for download on Tuesday, Nov. 1, and will include ten incredible cars—from classic hot rods like the 1957 Chevrolet Bel
Week in Review – 10 14 We said it earlier in the week when Forza Motorsport 4 launched in North America, but it bears repeating here Welcome to Forza Motorsport 4 This is an especially timely sentiment, considering that
With today’s European launch of Forza Motorsport 4, we’re debuting a brand new contest for German Forza 4 fans the BMW M5 Forza Cup. This one of a kind contest will challenge the fastest German drivers to pit their skills
New videos of the FM4 Launch Party at Petit Le Mans and Kinect integration are up on the Media page.
We’ve been waiting a long time to say this Welcome to Forza Motorsport 4! For those of you in North America, Forza 4 has launched in retail stores, and the game is launching on Friday in Europe and around the world next week.
Here it is: the final Week in Review blog before the release of Forza Motorsport 4. Next week, we’ll be talking about our shared experience of owning and playing this year’s biggest racing game.
At the stroke of midnight today, the review embargo for Forza Motorsport 4 lifted and we’re now seeing the first wave of critical reaction to the game. The response has been… well, let’s just say overwhelming.
Official Forza Motorsport 4 T-Shirts! We’ve got four designs to choose from—all designed in-house and inspired by the on-track action you’ll find in Forza Motorsport 4. Check them out!
With increasing environmental regulations, clogged motorways, safety restrictions and traffic cameras, the world of car enthusiasts is shrinking, its celebration more rare.
I’ve got good news for you folks: We’ve got codes for the demo that will allow you to download the Xbox LIVE demo early and we’ll be giving them away all weekend long.
The floodgates are opening—copies of Forza 4 are out for review, and the demo is just days away, and then soon after that you’ll have a copy of the game in hand. That’s exciting for us, but while we’re
Fanatec®, a leading manufacturer of high-end input devices for game consoles and PCs, today announced that the Forza Motorsport CSR Wheel, CSR Elite Pedals and CSR Shifter set are now available for pre-order. Fanatec has partnered with Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios to develop the Forza Motorsport CSR Wheel.
Our preview embargo ended at midnight—so the glut of Forza 4 information has begun in earnest. I suspect we’ll be seeing a lot more information on the game in the coming days—from detailed previews of the game to new movies and screens of Forza 4 in action.
Welcome to another edition of Under the Hood, our ongoing interview with Forza Motorsports 4 creative director Dan Greenawalt. In today’s entry, we take on questions sent from you, the Forza community.
Get Your Ticket to the Fast Lane Turn 10 Studios Announces the “Forza Motorsport 4” Game Add on Season Pass, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Track, and Day One Downloadable Content.
With just a few weeks to go before Forza 4’s launch, it’s easy to anticipate all the great stuff that’s coming down the pike. And while there’s still some time left before we’re all playing Forza 4 together, there are still some great things to look forward to.
As we get closer to the release of Forza 4, the tenor of the day to day business at Turn 10 changes. Months ago, we are discussing when we would announce this feature or reveal a certain car or track.
Did you folks catch the last episode of TopGear USA? If not, hopefully you have a friend with a DVR so you can watch Tanner Foust driving the Lexus LF A around Infineon Raceway versus Rutledge Wood
Welcome to another edition of “Under the Hood,” our multi part interview about Forza Motorsport 4 with Turn 10 creative director Dan Greenawalt. If you missed the previous installments in the series, you can get caught up here and here. Today’s
As you all know we’re waving the green flag on Forza 4 beginning on October 11. Between the announcements of new cars, new tracks, and another in-depth look at the game with creative director Dan Greenawalt, this has been a busy week for sure.
Infineon Raceway is one of the premier racecourses in the US, and Turn 10 is happy to announce that it is joining the stunning lineup of real-world tracks coming to Forza Motorsport 4 on October 11.
You may remember that folks who purchase Forza Motorsport 4 early have a chance to get a special “Launch Bonus Car Pack”—cars that will ship out on-disc for the first run of the game. We briefly mentioned those cars a long time ago, but we wanted to use this opportunity to give you more details.
Welcome to the second installment of our series, “Forza Motorsport 4: Under the Hood”. In this edition of our multi-part interview with Forza 4 creative director Dan Greenawalt, we’re covering the heart and soul of the Forza Motorsport series: the cars.
Today, however, we have a special treat for you. Now you can watch this FM.net exclusive video to find out what Clarkson said about Halo’s most famous vehicle.
The sound of revving car engines and squealing tires in Forza 4 mixed with the popping of champagne bottles on Wednesday of this week, as we here at Turn 10 Studios celebrated the submission of Forza Motorsport 4 to Microsoft Certification.
Last night at Halo Fest in Seattle, Turn 10 Studios unveiled the inclusion of the iconic Warthog in Forza Motorsport 4’s new Autovista feature.
I’ve been waiting to write this Forza Garage Roundup from my first day at Turn 10 a few months back, the moment I heard that one of the cars I love most—and that you, the community, have wanted for ages—was coming to Forza 4.
Each Wednesday we’ll be running a new segment of a lengthy interview I recently conducted with Turn 10 creative director Dan Greenawalt. In each edition we’ll be tackling a variety of subjects from around the Forza 4 universe.
It seems like we say “it’s been a really busy week” pretty much every week, but it’s true. Despite all the hectic work at Turn 10 Studios ensuring that the game is polished to a gleaming luster, we’ve managed to roll out some new website features this week, as many of you have already seen.
Our latest evolution of FM.net features a couple of big new features and at least one piece of functionality that I know a lot of you have been asking about--our Cars and Tracks pages.
Now, onto today’s cars. We started off the week with rear-drive and lightweight Japanese cars, then took a detour through the heartland of American muscle, and hopped over to Italy for some exotics of both large- and small-bore. We’ve been all over, so why not go back in time?
The Hockenheimring is the site for many different racing series, and now Turn 10 is excited to announce that it’s going to be the site of even more racing: as an incredibly detailed and lifelike track in Forza Motorsport 4, coming October 2011.
We are getting close, yes we are. With each passing day Turn 10 gets a bit closer to putting the finishing touches on Forza Motorsport 4.
Today’s cars are a bit of a time-warp, taking us back to the late 1980s, an era where drivers at the end of the Cold War were warming up with some very hot cars. One of my favorites is a new car to Forza 4: the Mitsubishi Starion ESI-R.
This week, we learn that Mugen has washed their hands of a hot hybrid hatch, James and Jeremy talk about the good, bad, and ugly of series 17, and ten of TopGear's favorite retro racing games (of course, we think Forza's their favorite modern one).
We have a special edition of Forza Garage for you today due to the announcement of the partnership between Forza Motorsport 4 and the American Le Man Series.
Today, the premier North American sports car racing series and the highest rated racing video game franchise of this generation announced a two-year partnership
Your first experience in Forza 4 will be on the Bernese Alps, and as a result, we’ve designed your first taste of the latest and greatest Forza Motorsport game yet for maximum impact.
The only thing better than summer sun finally coming out reliably this week around Turn 10’s studio has been reading all the comments that Forza fans have been leaving on our Facebook and Twitter pages about the Forza Garage cars we’ve released this week.
Today we’re kicking off our “Making Of Forza 4” video series with a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of The Bernese Alps track.
Brian’s off in merry old England hanging out on a repurposed airfield with some chaps with funny accents and a mute guy in a white racing suit, and we have some exciting news coming out about Forza about some TopGear-inspired gameplay modes.
Today's feature car is the latest in a long line of official BMW Art Cars, painted by internationally acclaimed artist Jeff Koons. Our second feature car is one of the most amazing pieces of engineering that BMW has ever put on the road.
On today's Top Gear Tuesday, the TG crew have a bit of a laugh about the Tuatara's name, a Jaguar XKR S tames the unpronounceable Lysebotnveien road in Norway, and TG joins Cars 2's John Lasseter and Sir Michael Caine
Forza Motorsport 4 Week in Review – 7 22 Welcome to another Week in Review, where we run down everything that’s been happening in the world of Forza. This past week or so has been a hectic one, full of
It’s that time—Thursday’s here, so you’re one day closer to your weekend, and that means we’re due for another Forza Garage Thursday Car Reveal Roundup. Here is the most recent crop of Forza Garage residents.
The crew pours over the new details of the Audi A5 and S5, Rowan Atkinson squares off with the Stig, and Jeremy's face is distorted by yet another fast car.
This week’s Week in Review is all about the cars of Forza 4: new cars on the horizon, and ways you can get involved with the cars of Forza 4 even before the game is released.
Starting today with the launch of the Forza Garage series, we’ll be giving you a peek at the amazing stable of cars and lineup of tracks—but how many cars you’ll get to preview is going to be up to you.
It’s been a long time coming, many of you have asked for it and, finally, it’s here. We’ve released the official trailer for Forza Motorsport 4 which debuted back in June at E3 2011. Set to the powerful backdrop of
ALMS Driver Gunnar Jeannette Visits Turn 10 Studios If you’ve been following Forza for long, you’ve probably heard his name before Gunnar Jeannette, professional race car driver, ALMS star… and longtime Forza Motorsport fan.
Being at the Nürburgring is an amazing, astounding and unforgettable experience… even if you’ve “been” there in Forza Motorsport a thousand times before. Let me back up a bit. Last week, I travelled to the Nürburgring to
Whether you’re a veteran of Forza’s livery editor or a new to the paintbrush, Turn 10 has a contest that’s right up your alley: the chance to get your original paintjob into a special DLC pack. Turn 10 and BMW are
The long wait is nearly over. Starting October 11, Forza Motorsport 4 will be unleashed, and the world of automotive entertainment will never be the same. Featuring unmatched graphics and innovative features designed to
BMW is getting ready to unleash the newest M5 onto the streets, and to celebrate Turn 10 is bringing it to Forza Motorsport 4, the newest game in the award winning series. The 2012 BMW M5 debuted at an exclusive
I've been spending the past few days on a European adventure of sorts. The goal was to get to the Nürburgring in time for a special announcement connected to the 24 Hours of Nürburgring race being held this weekend at the world famous track.
In this week’s Top Gear Tuesday, our weekly roundup of the zaniest that TopGear.com can throw at the intertubes, Captain Slow gets frisky with a trio of Lamborghinis, Top Gear recaps 17 of the most watched segments ever, and funnymen
To say the least, the word is out: Forza Motorsport 4 owned E3 and the response we’ve been hearing from press, E3 attendees and the members of the Forza Faithful has been incredible.
Follow along with Turn 10’s Creative Director, Dan Greenwalt, as he speaks with the folks at InsideSimRacing during E3 to highlight all the great new features of Forza Motorsport 4. The newest Forza title should make every player excited, no
Wow. What a week. What an exhilarating, thrilling, fantastic, awesome, exhausting, incredible week for Turn 10 Studios and Forza Motorsport 4. The 2011 Electronic Entertainment Expo has come and gone, and the world now knows exactly what Forza Motorsport 4
Last night, international press, automotive industry partners, celebrities, Turn 10 staff, Forza community members, and a certain white helmeted speed demon converged for what was undoubtedly the hottest ticket of E3 2011 week The Forza Motorsport 4 Party.
Now that E3 is underway and we’ve already told you a little bit about some of the exciting features of Forza Motorsport 4, let’s talk about the newest track on offer. Some say it used to be a Canadian airfield
One of the most exciting things about Forza Motorsport 4 is its variety. Whether you’re racing your favorite tuner around the high speed corners of the Bernese Alps, or experiencing a brand new supercar in the Kinect powered Autovista feature,
Forza Motorsport 4 is coming October 11! It’s day 1 of E3 and we are finally unveiling Forza Motorsport 4 to the world! There are so many things I want to tell you about the game and all of its incredible coolness.
Whether it’s the tight turns or the breathtaking scenery, mountain passes and fast cars seem to go together. Forza Motorsport 4 debuts an all-new track for the ultimate high-altitude driving experience: Bernese Alps.
Forza Motorsport 4 continues the Forza tradition of combining the world's most incredible cars with the world's most exciting driving circuits. Here we'll be breaking down all the playable cars in the E3 build.
Forza Motorsport 4 has been officially unveiled to the world at the 2011 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. Now it’s time to officially welcome you to the next phase of the official Forza Web site.
Gear up for the highly anticipated launch of “Forza Motorsport 4” by pre ordering today. This fall, the highest rated racing franchise of this generation returns with the biggest racing game of the year.
Today we officially unveil the identity of our next project: Forza Motorsport 4, latest in the ground-breaking racing series, featuring support for Kinect as well as the classic controls you’ve come to expect.
Turn 10 is proud to announce the beginning of a long-term partnership between Forza Motorsport and Top Gear, bringing two world-class organizations together to create something utterly unique around a shared passion for cars.