New Batch of Forza Horizon 3 Cars, From the Classics to the Modern Age
A new batch of Forza Horizon 3 cars has been released online, showing off dozens of other cars that we’ll be able to drive once the game comes out on September 27. The cars range in date from around the second half of the 20th century to top-of-the-line cars.
These cars go from the 1951 Holden 50-2106 FX Ute to the 2016 Holden Special Vehicles GTS Maloo. All of them will be a part of the hundreds of cars that will be available to use in the full game. The previous Forza Horizon game featured over 200 cars, 150 less than the 350 that will be available to play at launch.
Forza Horizon 3 Cars List Batch 2
- 2007 Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione
- 1970 AMC Rebel “The Machine”
- 1998 Aston Martin V8 Vantage V600
- 2011 Audi RS 5 Coupé
- 2011 BMW X5 M
- 1981 BMW M1
- 1992 Bugatti EB110 Super Sport
- 1970 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1
- 1966 Chevrolet Nova Super Sport
- 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR
- 1969 Ferrari Dino 246 GT
- 1968 Ferrari 365 GTB/4
- 2011 Ferrari FF
- 1978 Ford Mustang II King Cobra
- 1956 Ford F-100
- 1991 GMC Syclone
- 2016 Holden Special Vehicles GTS Maloo
- 1951 Holden 50-2106 FX Ute
- 1974 Holden Sandman HQ panel van
- 2012 Infiniti IPL G Coupe
- 2015 Jaguar XFR-S
- 1997 Lamborghini Diablo SV
- 2014 Lamborghini Urus
- 2014 Land Rover Range Rover Supercharged
- 2005 Lotus Elise 111S
- 2013 Mazda MX-5
- 1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution II
- 2013 Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG
- 1999 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VI GSR
- 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X GSR
- 2000 Nissan Silvia Spec-R
- 1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
- 2010 Renault Megane RS 250
- 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi
The Forza Horizon 3 cars are also heavily Australian, as Forza Horizon 3 will be taking place in Australia, allowing players to drive through the Australian outback and along the coastal roads. Holden, the company that has made the oldest and newest cars in the new list, is an Australian automotive company. Originally it was founded in 1856 as a saddle manufacturer.
The GTS Maloo will likely be the last of the ute (utility) cars that Holden makes, so this may be the last time we’ll see one on a game like Forza.
But among all of these historically Australian Forza Horizon 3 cars is one that likely holds a special place in the hearts of many older Australians: the 1974 “Sandman” HQ panel van, used as both a camping vehicle and a utility vehicle.
It’s not easy to build up such a large group of Forza Horizon 3 cars. Ralph Fulton, the creative director of Playground Games (one of the studios working on the game) says that some cars are more difficult to research than others, it was essential that the game capture the authenticity and feel of the Australian Holden cars. He also says that it’s an effort to make you feel like you’re actually in Australia, in its long coastlines, its wide-open outback, and its unique car scene.