Hi gamers, how is life all about? We hope you have been all enjoying your gaming and the ecstasy thereof quite a lot. Today, we are introducing you to a new game on the horizon. Aptly named Forza Horizon 5, it should be your best bet for the perfect open-world driving game ever. Let us explore the game and bring you to understand every aspect of the game for an experience like never before.

Forza Horizon 5 – An Overview

Forza Horizon 5 is a racing game, and what makes it one of the unique options is the fact that it isn't only about the racing. The mood, tone, and feel offered by the game should definitely impress you to the core.

If you have played Xbox's Forza Motorsport racing video game, you will find the spin-off game one of the unique options by several counts. The open-world spin-off of the racing game franchise, Forza Horizon 5 is the first to debut on Xbox Series X and Series S consoles. You can also expect the more serious and circuit-based Forza Motorsport, which is coming up soon, but you would find the Forza Horizon 5 a great option as of now. It has been rated to be the flagship game on Xbox for now.

How to play Forza Horizon 5?

The game is in tune with most of the globe-trotting series of racing games. Each of the Forza Horizon games will take place in different parts of the world around. If you have played the past iterations of the game, you will find that it has been through the proverbial and literal travel destinations that include but are not limited to Colorado, southern Europe, Australia, and the UK. In this edition, you are heading towards Mexico.

The car list and other aspects of the game are quite interesting and unique. You would get access to a very diverse and endless list of cars. Even the terrain and the environment are quite interesting and unique and beautiful. The driving physics and other accessibility options are quite exciting and unique in every aspect. To top it all, you would find the racing one of the most exciting and excellent options ever.

While you are leveling it up, you will get access to a host of exciting options offered by the game. There are several event types, a few tasks that look like side missions and passive driving challenges. They will ensure that you have something to do and enjoy every moment apart from the main gameplay.

Horizon 5 has a new introduction in the form of Expeditions. These are special driving missions that would be helpful in letting you unlock the additional Horizon Festival options. Each of the expeditions are designed to let you enjoy a particular topographical segment of the map and should provide you access to a few unique and exciting moments.

Forza Horizon 5 release date

The game Forza Horizon 5 was released for the premium customers on November 5, 2021. For others, the game was launched on November 9, 2021.

Looking to get Forza Horizon 5 on Steam? The title is available for purchase on Steam for pre-order. You can also get it as part of the Xbox Game Pass.

The Car tier list Or Car rank

There are over 526 cars in the Forza Horizon 5 game. Most of the players are actually not happy with the car list on the game. However, you would be able to get more cars through Car Pass (available as part of the Forza Horizon 5 Premium Add-Ons Bundle DLC), the Festival Playlist, DLC Expansions, and many other avenues.

A few of the cars confirmed so far on the game would include

Addition on Oct. 4, 2021

  • 1982 DMC DeLorean "DMC-12"
  • 1990 Mazda Savanna RX-7
  • 1992 Hoonigan Mazda RX-7 "Twerkstallion"
  • 1994 Mazda MX-5 Miata
  • 1997 Mazda RX-7
  • 2002 Mazda RX-7 Spirit R Type-A
  • 2005 Mazda Mazdaspeed MX-5
  • 2011 Mazda RX-8 R3
  • 2013 Mazda MX-5
  • 2016 Mazda MX-5

Addition on Oct 11, 2021

  • 1926 Bugatti Type 35 C
  • 1930 Bentley 1–1/2 Litre Supercharged
  • 1930 Bentley 8 Litre
  • 1957 BMW Isetta 300 Export
  • 1960 Chevrolet Corvette
  • 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO
  • 1965 Mini Cooper S
  • 1965 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C
  • 1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupé
  • 1966 Ford GT40 MK II #2 Le Mans
  • 1968 Dodge Dart Hemi Super Stock
  • 1968 Renault 4L Export
  • 1970 GMC Jimmy
  • 1973 BMW 2002 Turbo
  • 1981 BMW M1
  • 1983 Volvo 242 Turbo Evolution
  • 1984 Honda Civic CRX Mugen
  • 1988 BMW M5
  • 1989 Ferrari F40 Competizione
  • 1989 Formula Drift BMW 325i #98
  • 1991 BMW M3
  • 1992 Bugatti EB110 Super Sport
  • 1993 Toyota T100 #1 Baja Truck
  • 1995 BMW M5
  • 1997 BMW M3
  • 1997 Volvo 850 R
  • 1999 Dodge Viper GTS ACR
  • 2002 BMW M3-GTR
  • 2002 BMW Z3 M Coupé
  • 2003 BMW M5
  • 2005 BMW M3
  • 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX MR
  • 2008 BMW M3
  • 2008 BMW Z4 M Coupé
  • 2009 BMW M5
  • 2009 Mini John Cooper Works
  • 2011 Audi RS 3 Sportback
  • 2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupé
  • 2011 BMW X5 M
  • 2011 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
  • 2012 BMW M5
  • 2012 Mini John Cooper Works GP
  • 2013 BMW M6 Coupé
  • 2013 Mini X-Raid All4 Racing Countryman
  • 2014 BMW M4 Coupé
  • 2015 BMW I8
  • 2015 BMW X6 M
  • 2015 Volvo V60 Polestar
  • 2016 BMW M4 GTS
  • 2016 BMW M2 Coupé
  • 2017 Bentley Continental Supersports
  • 2018 BMW M5
  • 2018 Bugatti Chiron
  • 2018 Italdesign Zerouno
  • 2018 Mini John Coper Works Countryman All4
  • 2018 Mini X-Raid John Cooper Works Buggy
  • 2019 Aston Martin Valhalla Concept Car
  • 2019 BMW Z4
  • 2019 Bugatti Divo
  • 2019 DeBerti Design Toyota Tacoma TRD "The Performance Truck"
  • 2019 Raesr Tachyon Speed
  • 2020 Lotus Evija
  • 2020 McLaren GT

Additions in Nov 4, 2021

  • 1926 Bugatti Type 35 C
  • 1930 Bentley 1–1/2 Litre Supercharged
  • 1930 Bentley 8 Litre
  • 1957 BMW Isetta 300 Export
  • 1960 Chevrolet Corvette
  • 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO
  • 1965 Mini Cooper S
  • 1965 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C
  • 1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupé
  • 1966 Ford GT40 MK II #2 Le Mans
  • 1968 Dodge Dart Hemi Super Stock
  • 1968 Renault 4L Export
  • 1970 GMC Jimmy
  • 1973 BMW 2002 Turbo
  • 1981 BMW M1
  • 1983 Volvo 242 Turbo Evolution
  • 1984 Honda Civic CRX Mugen
  • 1988 BMW M5
  • 1989 Ferrari F40 Competizione
  • 1989 Formula Drift BMW 325i #98
  • 1991 BMW M3
  • 1992 Bugatti EB110 Super Sport
  • 1993 Toyota T100 #1 Baja Truck
  • 1995 BMW M5
  • 1997 BMW M3
  • 1997 Volvo 850 R
  • 1999 Dodge Viper GTS ACR
  • 2002 BMW M3-GTR
  • 2002 BMW Z3 M Coupé
  • 2003 BMW M5
  • 2005 BMW M3
  • 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX MR
  • 2008 BMW M3
  • 2008 BMW Z4 M Coupé
  • 2009 BMW M5
  • 2009 Mini John Cooper Works
  • 2011 Audi RS 3 Sportback
  • 2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupé
  • 2011 BMW X5 M
  • 2011 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
  • 2012 BMW M5
  • 2012 Mini John Cooper Works GP
  • 2013 BMW M6 Coupé
  • 2013 Mini X-Raid All4 Racing Countryman
  • 2014 BMW M4 Coupé
  • 2015 BMW I8
  • 2015 BMW X6 M
  • 2015 Volvo V60 Polestar
  • 2016 BMW M4 GTS
  • 2016 BMW M2 Coupé
  • 2017 Bentley Continental Supersports
  • 2018 BMW M5
  • 2018 Bugatti Chiron
  • 2018 Italdesign Zerouno
  • 2018 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman All4
  • 2018 Mini X-Raid John Cooper Works Buggy
  • 2019 Aston Martin Valhalla Concept Car
  • 2019 BMW Z4
  • 2019 Bugatti Divo
  • 2019 DeBerti Design Toyota Tacoma TRD "The Performance Truck"
  • 2019 Raesr Tachyon Speed
  • 2020 Lotus Evija
  • 2020 McLaren GT

Comparison of Forza Horizon 5  with Forza Horizon 4

One of the major differences between the two versions of the game lies in the size of the maps. The maps in Horizon 5 are definitely bigger and larger than those in the Horizon 4. You will get access to all the maps on Horizon 4, even on Horizon 5, but the scale is quite higher on the Forza Horizon 5 map.

Yet another difference you would notice would be the season mechanics. The change of seasons is not drastic on Horizon 5, as in the case of Horizon 4. You will find that the seasons are presented in their unique and smoother way.

The Verdict

Forza Horizon 5 is definitely worthy of buying. A plenty of variety available in the challenges should be yet another excellent option. You would find the new map, handling adjustments, and visual improvements quite an excellent option in the long run. Before you begin playing the game, make sure that you have the best graphic cards available on your console to ensure that you have the high-end gaming experience ever.