Take command of the biggest teams in NASCAR(r) by building a multi-car dynasty with NASCAR 06. In the first-ever Squad Based Racing experience; you are not alone. Radio to teammates for assistance; while managing on-track partnerships; or take the wheel of a teammate’s car in the middle of a race to fend off rivals. With all-new game controls; including real-time voice command; communicate with your crew chief; spotters; and on-track allies to help punch your team through the pack. As an owner; build your own racing empire or even buy top NASCAR Teams like Hendrick Motorsports. Earn the title of Teammate; Champion and Hero in NASCAR 06.
- All-New Driver Communication: The first console driving game to utilize voice recognition allows communication between computer-controlled crew chiefs and team members.
- New Dynamic Car Swapping: Use the right analog stick to take control of teammates’ cars and fight off rivals as you work your way back to the front of the pack.
- New Interactive Crew Chief: Select from eight new team commands including blocking pitting and holding track position.
- Fight to the Top Mode: Featuring an all-new teammate theme the upgraded phone system allows communication between teammates and opponents. Build a fan base and become a superstar owner/teammate deciding where how and what to drive. Develop essential racing skills as you build a top NASCAR team.
- EA SPORTS™ Online** Racing: Up to four live racers can battle against a full pack of CPU cars (PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and Xbox Live™ only). Featuring online ranking text chat EA SPORTS Talk (broadband only) and improved anti-cheat measures it’s the ultimate online racing experience.
- Chase for the Cup™ Mode: The ten-race shootout mirrors the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series™ new championship system.