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Featured Massive FM7 Car Reveal... the First 167 Announced!

Discussion in 'Forza Motorsport 7' started by Paul Jeffrey, Jul 18, 2017.

  1. Paul Jeffrey

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    Now we know... the first 167 cars to feature in Forza Motorsport 7 have been revealed, with one or two surprises in store for fans of the series...

    The mammoth first batch of cars revealed by Turn 10 Studios gives fans a great insight into the fantastic level of diversity coming to the new game. With historic cars from some of the best moments of motoring history, right the way through to the bang up-to-date Aston Martin DB11 of 2017, Forza Motorsport 7 appears to have a little something for everyone.

    Unfortunately it does look like the developers have taken the path most trodden, namely selecting a number of unique cars that don't necessarily form a coherent full series schedule, however with the proposed launch roster of cars reaching in excess of 700 cars (yeah, 700. SEVEN HUNDRED!!), it is fair to assume that one will be able to pull together a reasonably diverse grid of similar performance machines when setting up a race event come launch day.

    Interestingly the list has a couple of surprise inclusions, like the world renowned McLaren Honda MP4/4 of 1988 specification, the Formula One car that powered Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost to almost uncountable victories during that season, eventually giving Senna his first Formula One World Championship.

    As with practically any racing game worth it's salt in the current marketplace, the new Forza title benefits from a number of Porsche machines, with one of the standout highlights of not only the Porsche content, but the game in general, is the 2017 specification 919 Hybrid that raced, and won, at Le Mans this year and looks odds on favourite to wrap up another World Endurance Championship victory at the close of the current season.

    As can be seen from the first reveal list below, Porsche are joined in the simulation by the exceptionally difficult to secure, and all too rare, Ferrari licence. Unlike other sims with the red cars, Forza Motorsport 7 does seem to have selected a pretty interesting and unique selection of cars from the Prancing Horse. A nice mix of old and new are present in this first batch reveal, giving us some stunning models from the history of the brand, perhaps with the majestic 1948 Ferrari 166MM Barchetta immediately standing out as one to take note of come release day.

    With diversity as the buzz word in this new release, the slower end of the spectrum (relatively speaking..) has also been catered for, with a number of close racing friendly machines listed, plus the odd SUV for good measure.. Oh, when I say SUV, I actually mean something a bit more sporty that the regular school run vehicle, more along the lines of the rarely seen 2014 Lamborghini Urus.. still at concept stage, but due for a 2018 release, this one is 4 wheel drive on steroids...
    • 2013 Ariel Atom 500 V8
    • 2016 Ariel Nomad
    • 1958 Aston Martin DBR1
    • 1960 Aston Martin DB4GT Zagato
    • 1964 Aston Martin DB5
    • 1977 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
    • 1998 Aston Martin V8 Vantage V600
    • 2006 Aston Martin #007 Aston Martin Racing DBR9
    • 2008 Aston Martin DBS
    • 2010 Aston Martin One-77
    • 2012 Aston Martin V12 Zagato
    • 2012 Aston Martin Vanquish
    • 2013 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S
    • 2016 Aston Martin Vantage GT12
    • 2016 Aston Martin Vulcan
    • 2017 Aston Martin DB11
    • 2014 BAC Mono
    • 1992 Bugatti EB110 Super Sport
    • 2011 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
    • 2013 Donkervoort D8 GTO
    • 1948 Ferrari 166MM Barchetta
    • 1952 Ferrari 375
    • 1953 Ferrari 500 Mondial
    • 1957 Ferrari 250 California
    • 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa
    • 1962 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso
    • 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO
    • 1963 Ferrari 250LM
    • 1964 Ferrari F-158 F1
    • 1967 Ferrari #24 Ferrari Spa 330 P4
    • 1968 Ferrari 365 GTB/4
    • 1969 Ferrari Dino 246 GT
    • 1971 Ferrari #2 Ferrari Automobili 312 P
    • 1976 Ferrari #1 Scuderia Ferrari 312T2
    • 1982 Ferrari #71 Ferrari France 512 BB/LM
    • 1982 Ferrari #72 N.A.R.T. 512 BB/LM
    • 1984 Ferrari 288 GTO
    • 1987 Ferrari F40
    • 1989 Ferrari F40 Competizione
    • 1990 Ferrari #1 Scuderia Ferrari 641
    • 1992 Ferrari 512 TR
    • 1994 Ferrari F355 Berlinetta
    • 1995 Ferrari F50
    • 1996 Ferrari F50 GT
    • 1998 Ferrari #12 Risi Competizione F333 SP
    • 1998 Ferrari #30 MOMO Doran Racing F333 SP
    • 2002 Ferrari 575M Maranello
    • 2002 Ferrari Enzo Ferrari
    • 2003 Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradale
    • 2004 Ferrari 612 Scaglietti
    • 2007 Ferrari 430 Scuderia
    • 2008 Ferrari California
    • 2009 Ferrari 458 Italia
    • 2010 Ferrari 599 GTO
    • 2010 Ferrari 599XX
    • 2011 Ferrari #62 Risi Competizione 458 Italia GTC
    • 2011 Ferrari FF
    • 2012 Ferrari F12berlinetta
    • 2013 Ferrari 458 Speciale
    • 2013 Ferrari LaFerrari
    • 2014 Ferrari #51 AF Corse 458 Italia GTE
    • 2014 Ferrari #62 Risi Competizione 458 Italia GTLM
    • 2014 Ferrari California T
    • 2014 Ferrari FXX K
    • 2015 Ferrari 488 GTB
    • 2015 Ferrari F12tdf
    • 2012 Hennessey Venom GT
    • 2011 Koenigsegg Agera
    • 2015 Koenigsegg One:1
    • 2016 Koenigsegg Regera
    • 2013 KTM X-Bow R
    • 1967 Lamborghini Miura P400
    • 1986 Lamborghini LM 002
    • 1988 Lamborghini Countach LP5000 QV
    • 1988 Lamborghini Jalpa
    • 1997 Lamborghini Diablo SV
    • 2008 Lamborghini Reventón
    • 2010 Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4 SV
    • 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera
    • 2011 Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
    • 2012 Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4
    • 2013 Lamborghini Veneno
    • 2014 Lamborghini #14 GMG Racing LP 570-4 Super Trofeo
    • 2014 Lamborghini #18 DragonSpeed Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo
    • 2014 Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4
    • 2014 Lamborghini Urus
    • 2015 Lamborghini #63 Squadra Corse Huracán LP620-2 Super Trofeo
    • 2016 Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SV
    • 2016 Lamborghini Centenario LP 770-4
    • 1956 Lotus Eleven
    • 1966 Ford Lotus Cortina
    • 1967 Lotus Type 49
    • 1971 Lotus Elan Sprint
    • 1976 Lotus #5 Team Lotus 77
    • 1990 Vauxhall Lotus Carlton
    • 1999 Lotus Elise Series 1 Sport 190
    • 2000 Lotus 340R
    • 2002 Lotus Esprit V8
    • 2005 Lotus Elise 111S
    • 2009 Lotus 2-Eleven
    • 2011 Lotus Evora S
    • 2012 Lotus Exige S
    • 2016 Lotus 3-Eleven
    • 1939 Maserati 8CTF
    • 1953 Maserati A6GCS/53 Pininfarina Berlinetta
    • 1957 Maserati 300 S
    • 1961 Maserati Tipo 61 Birdcage
    • 1997 Maserati Ghibli Cup
    • 2004 Maserati MC12
    • 2010 Maserati Gran Turismo S
    • 2014 Maserati #35 M.Calamia Swiss Team MC Trofeo
    • 2014 Maserati Ghibli S Q4
    • 1966 McLaren M2B
    • 1969 McLaren #4 McLaren Cars M8B
    • 1976 McLaren #11 Team McLaren M23
    • 1988 McLaren #12 Honda McLaren MP4/4
    • 1993 McLaren F1
    • 1997 McLaren F1 GT
    • 2011 McLaren #59 McLaren GT 12C GT3
    • 2011 McLaren 12C
    • 2013 McLaren P1
    • 2014 McLaren #60 Bhaitech 12C GT3
    • 2015 McLaren 570S Coupé
    • 2015 McLaren 650S Coupe
    • 2015 McLaren P1 GTR
    • 2010 Noble M600
    • 2009 Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster
    • 2010 Pagani Zonda R
    • 2012 Pagani Huayra
    • 2016 Pagani Huayra BC
    • 1955 Porsche 550A Spyder
    • 1957 Porsche 356A Speedster
    • 1960 Porsche 718 RS 60
    • 1970 Porsche 914/6
    • 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS
    • 1982 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.3
    • 1987 Porsche #17 Porsche AG 962C
    • 1987 Porsche #17 Porsche Dunlop 962C
    • 1987 Porsche 959
    • 1989 Porsche 944 Turbo
    • 1993 Porsche 928 GTS
    • 1995 Porsche 911 GT2
    • 1998 Porsche 911 GT1 Strassenversion
    • 2003 Porsche Carrera GT
    • 2004 Porsche 911 GT3 (996)
    • 2008 Porsche #7 Penske Racing RS Spyder Evo
    • 2011 Porsche #45 Flying Lizard 911 GT3-RSR
    • 2012 Porsche 911 GT2 RS
    • 2012 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0
    • 2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo
    • 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S
    • 2014 Porsche 918 Spyder
    • 2015 Porsche #19 Porsche Team 919 Hybrid
    • 2015 Porsche Macan Turbo
    • 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS
    • 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4
    • 2017 Porsche #1 Porsche Team 919 Hybrid
    • 2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo
    • 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS
    • 2011 Radical SR8 RX
    • 2015 Radical RXC Turbo
    • 2004 Saleen S7
    • 2016 Spania GTA GTA Spano
    • 2005 TVR Sagaris
    • 2015 Ultima Evolution Coupe 1020
    • 2016 W Motors Lykan HyperSport
    • 2016 Zenvo TS1

    Forza Motorsport 7 will release on Xbox One, Xbox One X and Windows 10 PC October 3rd 2017.

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    Check out the new Forza Motorsport 7 sub forum here at RaceDepartment to keep abreast of all the latest news and discussions as more details reveal on this exciting new title. Join in with the community, catch up on the news and have yourself an exciting time while we await more news from E3 and beyond.

    Happy with the first car list reveal from FM7? Any obvious stand out choices? What would you like to see included in the list before launch day? Let us know in the comments section below!
     
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  2. Joseph Wright

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    That right there just looks beautiful. I don't like the Forza games, but this is already looking appealing...
     
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  3. Brownninja97

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    Regardless of how realistic it is I had a hell of a lot of fun with horizon 3 and so I think ill give this one a good go as well
     
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  4. mysterion157

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    MP4/4 in the base game?
     
  5. Brownninja97

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    if its on that list then yes
     
  6. Alex72

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    What the?! A new game? Wasnt there one just released?! Man, i cant keep up with these titles, lol. :D
     
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  7. Azure Flare

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    Still listing liveries as separate cars to pad the car list.

    :rolleyes:
     
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  8. Epistolarius

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    I'll get it sometime down the line because of the parts tuning aspect and amount of cars, mostly. While it's not a full on sim, similar to Gran Turismo it's just fun to experiment with what-if builds, and this one is on PC for a change. My purchase decision only depends on how the release on PC is... if it's running as bad as FM6 Apex and FH3 then I'm not really willing to put down full price in the Windows Store...
     
  9. Mr Latte

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    Taking that into account how many sims do you think will have a better car roster?
     
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  10. Azure Flare

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    Forza is a car collecting game. Simulation of all those cars isn't really it's strong suit.
     
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  11. Alexandre

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    There are something missing, but this isn't by chance... DLC is already ready.
     
  12. Mr Latte

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    You made reference to the 700 cars as multiple liveries were being counted. I dont see the point in that negative perspective when it clearly will have still more cars than many other racing titles.

    I think by the 7th title people have a fair idea of what Forza is and what to expect from it.
    Turn 10 regardless have been pretty strong as developers, even if they do not seek to portray accurately "motorsport racing" as Dan has said in the past Forza is made by car lovers and lovers of racing games for lovers of cars and racing games.
     
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  13. Azure Flare

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    Car count aside, (which is pretty much Microsoft flexing it's financial muscles) if they really made the game for "car lovers and lovers of racing games", it would have a level of accuracy to make it at least slightly believable.
     
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  14. yusupov

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    not true...its a microsoft title at the end of the day & not a turn10 one; its supposed to look good/feel good/make big bucks. doesnt mean its not made by & for car lovers & fans of racing games. not everyone wants to play or create a sim title.
     
  15. Mr Latte

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    Oh come on friend.....
    It's called entertainment and companies that produce material for entertainment have a rather predictable and bad habbit of wanting to make lots of money. That means mass market appeal...

    You want sim accuracy or the need to discuss it, maybe you parked in the wrong thread. :confused:
    Why criticise the game for being something it may never be, or something some want it to be but it just won't.

    I think many are just hoping its the best Forza title to date but also the first proper Forza designed to run on PC as well. Some will be glad if it sucks. just so they can moan some more. I personally think its great to see it being available on PC and working with a wide selection of PC wheels.

    Your allowed to be positive and happy too...
     
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  16. Timmy UK

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    Looks good, should be fun..!
    Makes PC2's list look a bit small....
    If, a big if, they get the force feed back right, people could be in for a shock..
    It has been suggested that Fanatec are/have been involved.
    Time will tell...
     
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  17. Cheesenium

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    Looks like a decent list as a start, hopefully they will include more newer race cars, like the "new" GT3, GT4 and TCR in FM7. The race cars on the list are fairly old other than a handful of new cars.

    I really doubt the console players did not have the same unhealthy desire for GT like what the PC players have. All I see is the console players wanting **** boxes which I hope they aren't adding them.
     
  18. Epistolarius

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    They revealed 167 of 700 cars. Bit early to talk about DLC.
     
  19. Rob

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    Turn 10 is a massive fraud. Well, not a fraud because they make bones about it -- they don't care about simulation. Forza should be in the same category as Grand Theft Auto, racing-wise.
     
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  20. JJ72

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    All the GT3 seems to be absent from the list.....I hope it's not a DLC and they are on a later list...