Launching for the Nintendo Switch on October 14, 2022, NASCAR Rivals is set to be the official NASCAR video game for the 2022 racing season from Motorsport Games. The game will feature the teams, drivers, cars, and schedule from the current season.
Included in the new game will be a paint booth that first showed up in NASCAR 21 Ignition. In addition to that, the game will have 40-player multiplayer lobbies. That said, there’s no mention if private lobbies will be available.
NASCAR Rivals Game Modes and Features
The information below all comes directly from the Best Buy listing.
Join an existing NASCAR Cup Series team or create your own in this revamped Career Mode that allows you to build your legacy and compete for the NASCAR Cup Series title.
Select any driver and compete at any track on the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season schedule, with options on changing the race length, tire and fuel consumption, and more.
Brand-new Challenges in which players attempt to beat or accomplish scenarios inspired by real on-track events.
Race online with up to 40 players in online lobbies
Split Screen Multiplayer
Battle head-to-head against your friends in full race weekends with AI or on your own
Compete with up to 16 players using Bluetooth to connect locally
Even more enhancements, including new number fonts, sponsor decals, and schemes.
Improved AI, more player camera options and DNFs.
Joy-Con Wheel Compatibility
Put the control in your hands with the Nintendo Joy-Con Wheel Pair to race in single-player or split screen multiplayer modes
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