What better way to celebrate the return of the German Grand Prix this weekend than with Renault Sport Formula One Team’s Nico Hülkenberg driving a lap of Hockenheimring in F1® 2018, the official videogame of the 2018 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP? You can check out the video below, or head to our YouTube channel to see it there too.
As the Hockenheimring is returning to the calendar this year, we thought we’d get the German driver’s thoughts on his home race, as well as get some tips on how to get the quickest lap time. We can’t wait to put these into practice!
“It is always fantastic to have the real F1 drivers spending time with the game and giving us feedback on the handling and the game as a whole,” commented Lee Mather, Game Director, F1 2018. “The drivers can provide a finer level of insight. For example they can talk to us about facets of the circuits that only they know.”
F1 2018 offers the most complete Formula 1 gaming experience to date, reflecting the real sport, both on and off the track. You can learn more about F1 2018’s pressurised press interviews and Career Mode in the first of our developer diaries here:
And that’s on top of the expansive research and development, rule changes between seasons and mid season driver moves that add even greater depth to the Career mode, which we’ll be talking about more in our coming developer diaries.
As well as featuring all the official teams, the drivers and circuits of the thrilling 2018 season F1 2018 includes 20 iconic cars from the history of the sport, the most in the franchise’s history.
F1 2018 will release onto PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X and Windows PC (DVD and via Steam) worldwide on Friday 24th August 2018 – and you can pre-order here: