F1 2012 Video reveals new Championship Mode

Formula One fans looking forward to the upcoming racing title F1 2012 get ready to take a victory lap, as Codemasters announce an exciting new feature that will put your racing skills to the test. The latest gameplay video released has revealed the all-new Champions Mode, which pits players against not one, not two, but a whopping six Formula One World Champions in a fast-pace race to the finish.

In F1 2012‘s new Champions Mode players are tasked to take on six champions of the racing world in consecutive races. The heavy-weights of the racing world are out in force, with the mode featuring:

    • Kimi Räikkönen
    • Lewis Hamilton
    • Jenson Button
    • Sebastian Vettel
    • Fernando Alonso
    • Michael Schumacher

Each of the champions must be bested in their own unique scenarios before players can take in the next track. From the formidable names mentioned above, racing fans will no doubt be aware of the intensity of the task before them.


The challenging Champions Mode will be playable for the first time at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany via the NamcoBandai booth. F1 2012 will be hitting the track this September, making its way onto the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Windows PC. Grab a first glimpse of Champions Mode gameplay below, and head on over to the game’s official twitter and facebook pages for all the latest tweets from the track and posts from the pit.