Take up the challenge of high-speed, adrenalin fuelled racing on the world's most demanding and beautiful tracks. Slip on your racing overalls, climb into a state of the art Formula One car and line up on the grid for the most accurate recreation of F1 racing there is. Create a driver and try out for your favourite team in Career mode. Do well and you could top the Drivers' Championship and be a hero to your team and fans, do badly and you risk being dropped from the roster and forgotten.
- New Competition: Go online for the ultimate head-to-head racing experience where you can battle against players from all over the world; prove yourself in the world ranking ladders where your best lap time and average speeds across circuits are judged against other drivers or join a 'buddy' list so can regularly take on head to head a group of players to become the ultimate champion.
- New Features: Including new interactive pit stops, pre-race grid line-up set against a backdrop of mechanics, grid girls, journalists, cameramen and special events.
- New Career: Challenge yourself with the improved career mode options offering more depth than ever before for wannabe racers, increasing the longevity of the game play with a greater variety of tests and opportunities.
- New Skills: Get in tune with four new learner aids: Loading Screen Tips give you the circuit map with racing tips; a Helper Ticker scrolls across the screen explaining each option quickly; Audio Information Tips provide expert guidance in the garage as well as the pits; and Pit Crew Reminders can be requested to deliver advice on tricky corners or correcting errors.
- New Facts: Become a racing expert with the new information centre that includes driving tips for each track and a comprehensive glossary of FORMULA ONE terms and more...
- Old & New: FORMULA ONE 05 lets you re-live the classic cars and the classic races as you unlock historic cars and new bonus tracks so you can make your own history.