Free-to-Play MMO World of Speed coming in 2014

Slightly Mad Studios has officially announced World of Speed, a free-to-play racing MMO coming to PC later this year. The studio is responsible for games such as Project Cars and the Need For Speed: Shift series, so they are no strangers when it comes to racing.

World of Speed will put players in the driving seat of an endless garage of cars ranging from everyday city runners to the fastest super cars on the planet as you race on true-to-life tracks from cities including London and San Francisco.

“At the heart of World of Speed lies a unique massive multiplayer online experience which incorporates a dynamic social elements and entirely new ways to compete in a racing video game – from an individual to a team level,” said Ian Bell, chief executive officer of Slightly Mad Studios. “World of Speed is an online game and will be continuously supported with innovative and fresh content to keep the competition furious well after its launch.”

Players can sign up to the closed beta which will be taking place later this spring ahead of the games full launch later in the year.