Xbox One owners with paid Xbox Live Gold memberships can download and play the full version of Turn 10 Studios' racing sim Forza Motorsport 6 for free through Sunday, August 28.

Forza Motorsport 6

You now have until 11:59 p.m. Pacific time on Sunday to play the latest game in Microsoft's acclaimed in-house racing sim series for the price of nothing. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Forza Motorsport 6, here's the breakdown:

  • As Real as it Gets – Stunning realism at 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second / The danger and intensity of night racing comes alive under the stadium lights of Daytona and in the utter blackness of Le Mans' back stretch / Experience the immersion of racing in the rain as working wipers barely clear the spray and tires hydroplane across physically-based 3D puddles.
  • Ultimate Car Fantasy – Collect and race over 450 Forzvista cars, all featuring working doors, cockpits, damage and customization / Tour 26 world-famous locales, including 10 newly captured tracks, all built from the ground up for Xbox One / Celebrate he broad world of motorsport, reliving classic races and epic rivalries in the all-new 70+ hour career mode.
  • Never Race Alone – No two races are the same in the home of the greatest racing, tuning and painting community in gaming. / New Forza Race Leagues and online spectating combine to give everyone the thrill of professional competitive multiplayer racing. / Compete in epic 24 player races in single player against cloud-powered Drivatar opponents and on Xbox Live on dedicated servers

This free weekend of Forza Motorsport 6 is one way Microsoft is helping to promote the release of Forza Horizon 3. The open-world arcade racing spin-off will be released for the Xbox One on September 27

See Forza Motorsport 6 at Xbox Store

See Forza Horizon 3 at Microsoft Store

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