UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – Jan. 27, 2010 – F1 2009, the official iPhone and iPod touch game of the 2009 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, is now available for $2.99 on the App Store. This discounted price will only be in effect for a limited time, so FORMULA ONE™ fans should race onto the App Store to download the game today.
F1 2009 on the iPhone and iPod touch allows gamers to step into the racing boots of their favorite FORMULA ONE driver and compete in Time Trial and Endurance events. Time Trials test a player’s ability to produce a single flying lap in the best time possible, while Endurance is a test of consistency over a number of laps. Players can share their best times with the world to see how they compare to the top times globally, locally or with their friends.
With stunning graphics and instant pick-up-and-play action that takes advantage of the iPhone and iPod touch intuitive tilt controls, F1 2009 features all 10 teams from the 2009 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, and all 20 drivers. Players can take on each of the 17 circuits featured in the season, including iconic tracks like Monaco, Spa Francorchamps, Silverstone, Monza, as well as the thrilling debuts of Yas Marina and the dramatic Singapore night race.
F1 2009 for the iPhone and iPod touch is available to download for $2.99 from the App Store now. F1 2009 is also available on the Nintendo Wii™ and PSP® (PlayStation®Portable).# ENDS #
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