15th December 2011, London, United Kingdom, Auto Club Revolution today announced the first raft of officially licensed upgrade parts manufacturers set to appear in the free-to-play racing game and car community. Brembo, HKS, Borla and AC Schnitzer and over 80 others are amongst the first to appear in the game and many more will be announced in due course. The brands will appear in the Closed Beta test phase from today at www.AutoClubRevolution.com where applications to join the beta test are now open.
“An authentic, rich experience is of paramount importance to the Auto Club Revolution team”, explained Eutechnyx COO, Darren Jobling, “Our team has worked incredibly hard to sign many major brands known to lovers of car modification. We're delighted with the response from the motoring industry who quickly understood the value in seeing their brands included in this revolutionary online game and car community.”
The parts available from Auto Club Revolution’s Upgrades Shop include everything needed to turn even stock showroom models into highly-tuned track heavy-weights. From engine upgrades, turbochargers and fuel injection to brakes, gearbox and tyres, every car can be modified to suit its owner’s tastes and needs.
Product manager, Jason Collins added, “It’s been a colossal undertaking to make sure we have the best range of branded upgrades ever seen in a racing title. This has required us to forge close working relationships to ensure that each company is properly represented, both in terms of their brand and the capabilities of the upgrades they offer. As such, we’re hugely proud to be rolling out the world’s hottest manufacturers in the Upgrades Shop to our beta testers and in the process, making a definitive statement about the direction we’re taking for Auto Club Revolution.”
The game's Closed Beta phase launched in July 2011, more information can be read at: www.AutoClubRevolution.com
About Auto Club Revolution
Auto Club Revolution is a free-to-play online racing game and car community built in collaboration with the motor industry. Featuring officially licensed cars from over 50 of the world’s leading motor manufacturers, it delivers a console quality racing experience to the free-to-play market while providing a social platform for owning, customising and enjoying cars online. The game’s front end is web-based, creating a powerful and flexible social platform for communities of car enthusiasts and racing fans to interact with each other and their favourite motoring brands.
The racing experience itself is delivered via a downloaded application (client), built on the world class Eutechnyx-owned racing engine. This combination of web and app. empowers the player to manage their game, garage and network of friends on the web from anywhere, while the downloadable element provides the premium quality race experience that separates Auto Club Revolution from all other games in the sector.
Auto Club Revolution is designed, developed and published by Eutechnyx.
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