Friday 11th September/...With the FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO SANTANDER D'ITALIA 2009 next on the race calendar, Codemasters has enlisted the help of FORMULA ONE™ test driver and BBC Radio 5 live pundit Anthony Davidson to talk gamers through a lap of Monza in its upcoming game F1 2009 . The video, taken from the Nintendo Wii™ version and released today, gives gamers a driver's eye view of the track while Anthony Davidson gives a detailed insight into completing a lap of one of FORMULA ONE'S most iconic circuits.
Screenshots, featuring the stunning Monza circuit, have also been released today showcasing F1 2009's authentic recreation of all the official teams, drivers and circuits from the 2009 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™.
Out this autumn, F1 2009 on the Wii will set new standards for racing immersion and authenticity on the Nintendo console while remaining accessible for the entire family. There will also be a limited edition bundle available at launch that will include a Race Wheel that will house the Wii Remote. The PSP version, which will also be released in autumn, will allow fans the opportunity to enjoy the world's most thrilling and glamorous sport on the move and will feature ad hoc multiplayer for up to four players.
Andy Gray, Communications Manager
Codemasters (UK) 01926 814 132
Adrian Lawton Communications Manager
Codemasters (UK 01926 814 132)
Richard Eddy, Director, Communication
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