Forza Motorsport 5 is a 2013 racing video game developed by Turn 10 Studios and published by Microsoft Studios for the Xbox One.1 The game was released on November 22, 2013 as a launch title. The game was revealed on May 21, 2013 during the Xbox One reveal event.2 It features Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond from Top Gear for the game’s commentary when choosing a new event, championship, or league. It is the fifth Forza Motorsport and sixth overall installment in the Forza series.
The game ships with 200 cars from over 50 manufacturers and 17 circuits including Spa, Bathurst, Yas Marina, and Circuit de la Sarthe. There are monthly car packs, including 10 cars each available to buy as downloadable content (DLC) for the first 8 months after the game’s launch.
The possibility of tracks, such as Nürburgring, being available to purchase as DLC after the game’s launch was considered,4,5 but instead Turn 10 Studios has released new tracks as free content for users, including Road America in February 2014, Long Beach in April 2014 and the Nürburgring in June 2014. 6 Silverstone Circuit and the fictional Swiss Alps racetrack were carried over from Forza 4.7