The Home of Racing XBL Sale Now On

By Rebecca Smith,
Microsoft has quietly discounted a few pieces of Marketplace content related to racing games. The duration of the sale is unknown, although it is likely to last for a week, so don't wait too long to snap these items up.

Arcade Games

Scrap Metal - 1200 MSP 600 MSP
Drift around corners with guns blazing and take out legendary competitors in this fast-paced, top-down racing game. Fight your way through explosive, action-packed missions and defeat cunning bosses to add their vehicles to your garage. Customize your newly-acquired cars and then return to the track to blast through more enemies. Jump online with Xbox LIVE to race against your friends and crush their cars with the wheels of your monster truck in pulse-pounding online multiplayer matches.
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Days of Thunder Arcade - 800 MSP 400 MSP
Days of Thunder: Arcade is a high adrenaline Stock car arcade racer. Coached by Rowdy Burns himself you can relive the intensity of the film while you race to the top of the leader boards. Watch out for Cole trickle and Russ Wheeler though! Race on Oval and road tracks to prove that you've got what it takes.
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Game Add-ons

Forza Motorsport 3
• "Exotic Car Pack" - 400 MSP 200 MSP
Car Pack 05. Collect, race, and customize new cars. This pack contains ten cars: 2010 Gumpert Apollo S, 2010 Spyker C8 Laviolette LM85, 2010 SSC Ultimate Aero, 2010 Devon GTX, 2010 Rossion Q1, 2010 Joss JT1, 2010 Mosler MT900S, 2010 Radical SR8 Supersport, 2010 Wiesmann GT MF5, 2010 Spada Vetture Sport Codatronca TS. In-game credits required to purchase these cars in Season Play.
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• "Motorsport VIP Car Pack" - 800 MSP 400 MSP
Own exclusive cars and perks with VIP membership. As a VIP in the Community, you receive recognition on Scoreboards, in Multiplayer Lobbies, in the Forza Motorsport 3 Storefront, and it places your VIP Auctions at the top of the Auction House. VIP membership also includes the ‘08 Aston Martin DBS, ‘09 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, ‘07 Ferrari F430 Scuderia, ‘07 Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera, and ‘07 Porsche 911 GT3 RS (997).
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Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
• "Super Sports Pack" - 560 MSP 320 MSP
Pairing the fastest production car in the world, the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport with the unbelievably capable GUMPERT apollo s, this pack continues the Hyper Series (Racers) and the Special Response Deployment Unit (Cops). In addition you'll get access to the incredible Porsche 911 GT2 RS - pound for pound one of the greatest cars ever created. These new vehicles are available to both Racers and the Cops, decked out in the SCPD’s most current liveries and come with three brand new solo events each to go put them through their paces. This collection includes four exclusive solo events and will give you a great saving over purchasing these cars individually.
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• "Armed and Dangerous" - 560 MSP 320 MSP
Be the Most Wanted; the SCPD’s Number One target. Try to escape from a whole squad of Cops with only a handful of fellow Racers to protect you. Your team of Racers are free to drive anywhere in Seacrest County while the Cops must work together to bring the Most Wanted player to justice. Arms Race. Racers get dirty as they turn their weapons on each other. In a no-holds-barred trail of destruction, the Racers stop at nothing to take each other out and get to the finish line first.
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Burnout Paradise
• "Big Surf Island Pack" - 560 MSP 320 MSP
Get this pack and head over the suspension bridge at the end of 4th Street to reach Big Surf Island! A whole new location packed with gameplay. - The Dust Storm Buggy available to drive straight away - 8 New Cars to Win - 15 Events (Including all New Island Tours) - 10 Freeburn Challenges - 12 New Roads to Rule - 75 Island Smashes - 45 Island Billboards - 15 Island Mega Jumps Explore every part of Big Surf Island from the roads to the roof-tops and when you feel like a change of scenery head off-road to Perren’s Point.
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Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.