F1 2011, Codemasters, 2011

F1 2011: Checklist

F1 reviewsPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

An at-a-glance guide to the features in F1 2011, and how it compares to the previous title.

Read the review here:

F1 2011 F1 2010
Platforms Sony Playstation 3, Microsoft Xbox 360, PC Sony Playstation 3, Microsoft Xbox 360, PC
Season data 2011 2010
Maximum cars on track 24 24
Game modes Career, custom season, individual race, time trial, time attack Career, custom season, individual race, time trial
Difficulty modes Easy, Medium, Hard, Expert Easy, Medium, Hard, Expert
Race distance Between one lap and full distance Between one lap and full distance
In-season driver changes No No
In-season car livery changes No No
Customisation
Download-able content Not planned Not planned
Customise driver name Yes Yes
Third party modifications Not supported Not supported
Rules and regulations
Marshal flags Yellow, green, blue, black, black-and-white, red, chequered Yellow, green, blue, black, black-and-white, chequered
Safety car Yes No
Race stoppages Yes No
Mandatory pit stop rule Yes (for races of at least 20% distance) Yes (for races of at least 20% distance)
Top ten qualifiers start race on tyres they set best time on Yes Yes
Grid penalties Yes Yes
Drive-through penalties Yes Yes
Stop-go penalties No No
Post-race time penalties Yes Yes
Race disqualification Yes Yes
107% rule No n/a
Realism
Kinetic Energy Recoery System Yes (for cars that have it) n/a
Drag Reduction System Yes n/a
Adjustable front wing n/a Yes
Adjustable engine settings Yes Yes
F-ducts n/a No
Pit lane speed limiter Yes Yes
Set-up options
Front wing angle 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Rear wing angle 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Brake balance 60/40 ?ǣ 40/60 (front to rear) 60/40 ?ǣ 40/60 (front to rear)
Brake pressure Low/Medium/High Low/Medium/High
Brake size Small/Standard/Large Small/Standard/Large
Ballast distribution Not configurable 100/0 ?ǣ 0/100 (front to rear)
Front anti-roll bar 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Rear anti-roll bar 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Front ride height 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Rear ride height 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Front sping stiffness 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Rear sping stiffness 1 ?ǣ 11 1 ?ǣ 11
Gear ratios Defined by speed per gear Defined by speed per gear
Throttle map Not configurable Standard/fast
Front camber -3.5 ?ǣ -2.5 -3.5 ?ǣ -2.5
Rear camber -1.5 ?ǣ -0.5 -1.5 ?ǣ -0.5
Front toe 0.15 ?ǣ 0.05 0.15 ?ǣ 0.05
Rear toe 0.5 ?ǣ 0.2 0.5 ?ǣ 0.2
Driving assistance
Braking assistance Off/On Off/On
Anti-lock braking Off/On Off/On
Traction control Off/Medium/Full Off/Medium/Full
Dynamic racing line Off/Corners Only/Always On Off/Corners Only/Always On
Gearbox Manual/Automatic Manual/Automatic
Pit assist On/Off Separate settings for limiter and control
Flashbacks (Jump back to earlier point in session) Yes, limited by difficulty level Yes, limited by difficulty level
Multi-player
Online multi-player Yes Yes
Vote to skip tracks/drop players? Yes Yes
Console link mutli-player Yes Yes
Split-screen multi-player Yes No
Maximum players 16 (plus eight AI) 12 (one per team)
Other
Full-length replays Yes (post-race; shorter replays in-race) Yes (post-race; shorter replays in-race)
Save replays No No

Buy F1 2011 for Sony PlayStation 3
Buy F1 2011 for Microsoft Xbox 360
Buy F1 2011 for PC

F1 2011 by Codemasters

F1 Fanatic earns a commission on products sold via the links to our affiliate partners above, however you are not charged any extra. See here for more information.