Forza Horizon 5 release date, system requirements, price, size, rating, and more.


Forza Horizon 5, the latest open world racing game from Playground Games, released for premium customers last week and everyone will be getting the game this week. The open-world arcade-sim racing game is now set in Mexico and is returning to North America for the first time in 9 years – since the original Colorado-based game. One of the things Playground Games and Turn 10 mentioned is that Mexico is the biggest map they’ve developed for any Forza Horizon franchise to date.

The all-new Forza Horizon 5, developed by Playground Games and Turn 10 Studios, is available to play on Xbox Series S / Series X, Xbox One, and Windows 10 and 11. Here’s everything you need to know about the latest Forza Horizon title.

Forza Horizon 5 release date

The highly anticipated Forza Horizon 5 is already out for Premium customers on Friday, November 5. Everyone else will receive the game on Tuesday, November 9.

Usually, games in the Forza franchise follow a timeline where Xbox Game Studios unveils new Horizon and Motorsport titles every two years. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the release of Forza Motorsport 8 has been postponed to an unspecified date.

Is Forza Horizon 5 on Steam? The latest Forza Horizon title is available for Pre-order on Steam and all three editions are listed on the Steam website.

Is Forza Horizon 5 on Xbox Game Pass? Yes, Xbox Game Pass subscribers will be able to play the game for free with their monthly subscription. However, Microsoft only made the Standard version of the game available to subscribers.

System Requirements For Forza Horizon 5

Playground Games has announcement the minimum, recommended and ideal specifications for PC gamers.

Minimum System Requirements For Forza Horizon 5

  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 3 1200 / Intel Core i5-4460
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX470 / Nvidia GTX 970
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • VRAM: 4 GB

Recommended PC Requirements for Forza Horizon 5

  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 1500X / Intel Core i5-8400
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 590 / Nvidia GTX 1070
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • VRAM: 8 GB

Ideal PC configuration for Forza Horizon 5

  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT / Intel Core 17-10700K
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX6800XT / Nvidia RTX 3080
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • VRAM: 16 GB (AMD) / 10 GB (Intel)

Additionally, gamers would also need a minimum of 110GB of free onboard storage on their PCs running Windows 10 with the November 2019 update.

Forza Horizon 5 Price

Forza Horizon 5 the price starts at Rs. 3,999 for the Standard Edition on Microsoft Store. The Deluxe Edition is priced at Rs. 5,399, while the Premium Premium Edition is priced at Rs. 6,599. prices on Steam for the Standard, Deluxe and Premium editions are Rs. 3,499, Rs. 4,499, and Rs. 5,499, respectively.

On Games The Shop, the physical copy of the Standard Edition of Forza Horizon 5 is available for Rs. 4,299 and the rest of the editions are not listed at this time.

Forza Horizon 5 editions

The latest Horizon title, as mentioned earlier, comes in three editions: Standard, Deluxe, and Premium. During the Standard Edition, Deluxe Edition buyers will get access to the Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass, while Premium Edition buyers will get the Forza Horizon One and Two Expansions, Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass, the Forza Horizon 5 Welcome Pack and the Forza Horizon 5 VIP Membership Packages.

Forza Horizon 5 download size

Forza Horizon 5 preload is already live and last month Playground Games announcement the size requirements for the various platforms the game is available on. Xbox Series S / X gamers would need at least 103 GB of free space on their hard drives, while Xbox One gamers would need 116 GB of free memory. Windows and Steam players would need a minimum of 103 GB to load their game on their PC.

Forza Horizon 5 game

For the fifth edition of the Forza Horizon franchise, Playground Games is taking players to Mexico. Players will now drive on the right side of the road, where the previous two matches were based on left-hand drive countries Australia and the UK.

One of the major additions to the game is the Horizon Arcade, which is essentially a renowned Forzathon Live. However, it offers 12 co-op mini-games that include shattering piñatas, super jumps, speed records and more.

Reviews on Forza Horizon 5

We were able to get our hands on the Premium Edition of Forza Horizon 5 and you can read our thoughts to see if it’s worth the investment.


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