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GP 500 (Windows)

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Description

This game follows the 98 Championship of the World of GP motorbike racing with 500cc bikes raced by the likes of Michael Doohan, Max Biaggi, Alex Creville.

GP500 gives you a choice of the 14 circuits raced in 1998, the real riders and 6 different bikes (the V2s and V4s, and the Modenas KR3 V3).

Kenny Roberts Jr. tested the bikes' physics models, so they are very accurate to drive, making GP 500 an accurate simulation not suitable for beginners.

Screenshots

GP 500 Windows Game options
GP 500 Windows Accident
GP 500 Windows Camera slide alternative view
GP 500 Windows Sparks (and bodies) flying - this is going to become a very familiar sight in your first week.

Alternate Titles

  • "GP 500: The Official FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix Race Simulator" -- Tag-lined title
  • "GP 500: La Simulation Officielle du Championnat du Monde de Vitesse" -- French tag-lined title

User Reviews

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The Press Says

4Players.de Aug 02, 2000 94 out of 100 94
Jeuxvideo.com Oct 08, 1999 18 out of 20 90
Gamesmania 1999 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1999 83 out of 100 83
Power Unlimited Nov, 1999 8 out of 10 80
PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1999 79 out of 100 79
GameStar (Germany) Sep, 1999 71 out of 100 71

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Falconetti (721) added GP 500 (Windows) on Jan 27, 2002