X360 Friday, April 7, 2006 | 1:06 PM

TDU: Lamborghini too

TDU: Lamborghini too

After Aston Martin last week, it's now the turn of the Lamborghini cars from Test Drive Unlimited to be unveiled for our enjoyment.


All comments

Commented on 2006-04-07 13:17:59
Very nice, I like the car models in this more than PGR 3.. they seem more realistic.
Commented on 2006-04-07 13:21:23
Nice, but not enough cup holders for my liking.
Commented on 2006-04-07 13:25:45
now these pictures raise some questions...

Do we have to pay extra for the nav-system?
And will the nav-system have a male or female voice?
Commented on 2006-04-07 13:47:50
What about licensing some cars from the Burnout series?^^ That would be much cooler than these boring Lamborghinis imo.
Commented on 2006-04-07 13:52:17
cant wait fot his game. so much media but no game. aaaghggh
Commented on 2006-04-07 13:58:58
can someone tell me why i cant see them? i click but nothing happens
Commented on 2006-04-07 14:08:40
Summer we will get some solid next gen games like GOW, test drive, saint row, prey etc, can,t to play this 1 thou.
Commented on 2006-04-07 14:09:52 In reply to mike68
It works yet, you should retry ;)
Try this page to check : http://www.xboxyde.com/pop_image.html?G=3013&N=1
Commented on 2006-04-07 14:20:45 In reply to t1l0
Posted by t1l0
What about licensing some cars from the Burnout series?^^ That would be much cooler than these boring Lamborghinis imo.
First time I've ever seen the word boring and Lamborghini in the same sentence......

Car models look awesome.
Commented on 2006-04-07 14:23:26 In reply to t1l0
Posted by t1l0
What about licensing some cars from the Burnout series?^^ That would be much cooler than these boring Lamborghinis imo.
Well for starters, all the burnout cars are completeley made up, and they are not licensed. Well they might be now as burnout cars, but not otherwise.
Commented on 2006-04-07 14:43:06
This is why X360 matters. I want this game right now.
Commented on 2006-04-07 15:10:00 In reply to t1l0
That's the difference between a childs game and a grown ups game. ;)
Commented on 2006-04-07 16:05:14 In reply to Styx
Posted by Styx
Well for starters, all the burnout cars are completeley made up, and they are not licensed. Well they might be now as burnout cars, but not otherwise.
That's the point. I think they are more interesting because of being specially made up for the game.
Commented on 2006-04-07 16:22:44 In reply to t1l0
Posted by t1l0
That's the point. I think they are more interesting because of being specially made up for the game.
Then they wouldn't be so great in another game, right?
(they're all based on real cars anyway, as you can see)

Test drive has always been about driving "simulated" real world cars.
Commented on 2006-04-07 16:34:22 In reply to t1l0
Posted by t1l0
What about licensing some cars from the Burnout series?^^ That would be much cooler than these boring Lamborghinis imo.
i hope you're joking.
Commented on 2006-04-07 20:10:20 In reply to noikz
Posted by noikz
That's the difference between a childs game and a grown ups game. ;)
im a grown up and i play burnout ;)


but back on topic, this game is looking swish, but gonna take the screenies with a pinch o salt ,want to see some game footage ( but i have a sneeky feeling we will have to wait till E3 for that )
Commented on 2006-04-08 06:08:27
burnout cars look like hot wheels
Commented on 2006-04-08 15:48:05
What do the cars look like in game though? these look like photo mode pics.
Commented on 2006-04-08 17:48:00
The Burnout cars are really boring, and not very good looking really.

Give me some real life masterpieces like these Lambos, and im ready to rumble :)
Commented on 2006-04-08 18:01:07
I have to agree that the game will probably look awful if these are all photo mode pictures
Commented on 2006-04-08 20:51:40 In reply to PlumbDrumb
Posted by PlumbDrumb
Test drive has always been about driving "simulated" real world cars.
not always true, i had test drive 6 and i hope in no way were simulated or even attempted, the only thing was they were real world cars, but that was total arcade racing..... but i do remember the first test drive game i played to for my apple IIe and i remember they did go for simulation, i played that for hours on end, good times..........
Commented on 2006-04-08 20:56:34 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
Very nice, I like the car models in this more than PGR 3.. they seem more realistic.
That's partially due to the image quality though...you put perfect AA on PGR3 and it's pretty gorgeous too..but it's not what the game actually looks like..sorta like this isn't a good indication of what TRU will look like. (as it looks significantly worse in game, from what little we've seen, imo)

^^my fondest memories of this franchise are back on the Apple //..neat.
Commented on 2006-04-08 21:50:29 In reply to dissolvedanger
Posted by dissolvedanger
not always true, i had test drive 6 and i hope in no way were simulated or even attempted, the only thing was they were real world cars, but that was total arcade racing..... but i do remember the first test drive game i played to for my apple IIe and i remember they did go for simulation, i played that for hours on end, good times..........
well, the quotes were there for a reason, but I was mainly referring to the modeling.
Commented on 2006-04-09 20:16:18 In reply to mike68
Posted by mike68
can someone tell me why i cant see them? i click but nothing happens
I had that problem, maybe ur pop up blocker is on.

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