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Description

Formula One racing is recreated in detail in this simulation. You have the choice to drive a Ferrari 187/88C, a McLaren MP4/4 or a Williams FW12, each with different qualities. Rival drivers also have their own styles and strengths, and to win the World Championship you will have to master these. Pitstop timing and planning is crucial as well, although only tires are changed in late-1980s F1.

You can choose whether to drive a single race at Brazil, Britain, Monaco, (Western) Germany [Hockenheim], Canada, Italy, Detroit and Japan [Suzuka] or to drive a full championship on every track. Every Race includes a qualifying round. The graphics in the game are sprite-based.

Screenshots

Grand Prix Circuit Amiga Ferrari 187/88C
Grand Prix Circuit Amstrad CPC Track Selection for Single Race
Grand Prix Circuit Amstrad CPC McLaren Description
Grand Prix Circuit DOS Title screen (CGA)

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Grand Prix Circuit Magazine Advertisement

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User Reviews

Classic Formula 1 game from the days of Senna & Prost DOS Roedie (5247)
Actually quite good. DOS Tomer Gabel (4634)

Critic Reviews

ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Mar, 1989 10.4 out of 12 87
Power Play DOS Mar, 1989 82 out of 100 82
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft Amiga 1990 81 out of 100 81
Power Play Amiga Oct, 1989 80 out of 100 80
64'er Commodore 64 1991 8 out of 10 80
Amiga Format Amiga Sep, 1989 78 out of 100 78
Antic's Amiga Plus Amiga Nov, 1989 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft Commodore 64 1990 68 out of 100 68
The Games Machine (UK) Commodore 64 Apr, 1989 47 out of 100 47
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Commodore 64 Mar, 1989 Unscored Unscored

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References

If you know that the game's designers are Brad Gour and Don Mattrick, you'll probably realize where A.I. drivers Bruno Gourdo and Don Matrelli got their names from...

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