Codemasters, the folks behind Formula 1, DiRT and Grid is a veritable grand force when it comes to racing; so much so that they’ve recently refocused to doing little but racing titles. Known for their technical grasp of racing physics, their latest game might be a bit of a surprise in this post Micro-Machines world; a Formula 1 based arcade Kart Racer.
Do you remember that video we posted a few days ago showing the go kart racing that was revealed in Gran Turismo 5? Well that racing was set around the Piazza del Campo which is an historic public place in Italy that apparently is very important to some people.
The catch is that to use itâ€™s imagery you need to get permission from the Consortium for the Protection of the Palio, which shouldnâ€™t be much of a problem except that the CEO, Anna Carli, of said organisation categorically states that they wonâ€™t give that permission.