Virtual Motorsport is now letting drivers sign up for the Stock Hatch Series, which is now taking place on Forza Motorsport 5. The series allows you to pick one of five cars which is supplied with a specified build to ensure close racing, including slick tyres and adjustable aero.
Virtual Motorsport Forza 5 Stock Hatch SeriesCars:
- 2011 Kia cee’d
- 2011 Citroen DS3 Racing
- 2013 Abarth Punto Supersport
- 2014 Hyundai Veloster Turbo
- 2014 Ford Fiesta ST
In addition to slick tyres and adjustable aero, the front-wheel drive hatchbacks will all weigh around 2,300 lbs with between 200-240hp.
Racing will take place on Monday April 21, with an EU race at 14:00 CDT / 20:00 BST / 06:00 AEST, and a US race at 19:00 CDT / 01:00 BST / 11:00 AEST. Circuits are:
- Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
- Silverstone National Circuit
- Catalunya Grand Prix
- Road Atlanta CLub
- Yas Marina North
- Sebring Short
- Le Man Bugatti
As is normal for a Virtual Motorsport series, there will be a main Driver Championship, plus Teams, Privateers and Rookies, with the top 10 drivers getting a Forza 5 DLC pack, plus in-game credits for other winners, and a 500,000 credit prize for one randomly selected driver from everyone attending at least seven of the eight racers.
If you’re interested in signing up, head over to the Virtual Motorsports Stock Hatch Series forum.