About the game
Experience the raw power and exhilaration of stock car racing with NASCAR Heat 5.
The video game Officially Licensed by NASCAR, NASCAR Heat 5 includes all the drivers, teams and cars from the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series. With a host of improvements over the previous games, including better AI, player DNFs (did not finish), more player cameras, an all-new Test Session Mode and an Online Challenge mode, NASCAR Heat 5 is a must-have for racing fans. The immersive Career Mode allows you to work your way to the top, starting in the Xtreme Dirt Series and moving through the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series before you reach the pinnacle – the NASCAR Cup Series. Alternatively, you can choose to dive straight into the big time. Online races allow up to 40 players, the technology that helps to power the eNASCAR Heat Pro League, which gives you the chance to drive for one of the real-world NASCAR teams on the esports stage. Local multiplayer is also available in two-player split screen. NASCAR Heat 5 – Refuse to Lose!
Career Mode – Progress through the feeder series (Xtreme Dirt, Gander Trucks and Xfinity Series) to reach the NASCAR Cup Series or jump right in and start at the top.
Improved Stats – Track your progress through the Career with more detailed and improved statistics offering far more insight.
Gameplay Enhancements – Improved AI, more player camera options and DNFs.
Brand-new Testing Mode – Perfect your racing lines and experiment to find the best car setup for each track.
Challenge Mode – Brand-new Online Challenge Mode gives you unique race scenarios to complete with a variety of gameplay.
Official Tracks – 34 officially licensed tracks for you to race on across the various series, including Daytona International Speedway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway, plus five fictional dirt tracks.
Multiplayer – Race online with up to 40 players or enjoy local split-screen multiplayer with a friend.
Esports Support – Take part in the eNASCAR Heat Pro League qualifiers for a chance to race for a real-life NASCAR team.
Exclusive Content – Tony Stewart Gold Edition features an exclusive selection of his cars and spotter audio.
Paint Booth – Even more enhancements, including new number fonts and schemes.