Xbox assembles the 'stars' at Bathurst

October 9, 2015


BATHURST, NSW, 10 OCTOBER 2015: DJR Team Penske joined an elite group of Xbox 'stars' to celebrate the Bathurst 1000 yesterday at Mt Panorama. With the Xbox sponsored No 17 DJR Team Penske Falcon FG X along with other V8 Supercars being featured on the newly released Forza Motorsport 6, the team gathered in the Xbox activation zone at Bathurst for a unique photograph.

Xbox has also revealed the preliminary winners of its 'Drive to Win' global racing challenge where Forza Motorsport 6 fans from around the world competed for a trip to the Super Cheap Auto Bathurst 1000 in NSW Australia.
 
Tens of thousands of Forza Motorsport fans took part in the in-game challenge which saw players step into the 2015 Xbox Racing #17 Ford Falcon FG X and attempt to lay down their fastest lap time on the legendary Mount Panorama circuit
 
At this weekend's Bathurst 1000, competition winners will meet Xbox DJR Team Penske drivers Marcos Ambrose and Scott Pye before going on to compete in a live, in-game time attack, as they attempt to be crowned champion of the mountain. The winner will have their 'Gamertag' placed on the DJR Team Penske Xbox Falcon FG X for the 1000km race on Sunday.