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Xbox Live Gamers to Race with NASCAR Driver Kyle Busch
It’s time for Xbox gamers to rev up their engines and get ready to take on NASCAR driver Kyle Busch in the latest Xbox Live” “Game with Fame” event. Busch will challenge racing fans in Electronic Arts’ racing game, NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup”, on Wednesday, March 2 from 2-3 p.m. EST. Players looking to chase the checkered flag with Kyle Busch, a NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Rookie of the Year candidate, should watch for the Gamertag ?oKB5Grrreeat? and head to the official “Game with Fame” site (http://www.xbox.com/gamewithfame) for more details.
NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup challenges you to battle through a groundbreaking new story mode to achieve NASCAR stardom. Start from humble beginnings by earning NASCAR Busch, Craftsman Truck and Featherlite Modified series rides before grabbing million-dollar purses in the NEXTEL Cup Series. Develop your racing skills and intimidate your rivals on the track with all-new controls. Off the track, force the action with post-race confrontations and settle disputes by racing America’s top production cars through city streets. Fans react to the drama, idolizing both NASCAR heroes and villains, while owners and sponsors recognize talent and reward success. It’s up to you to show ’em what you’ve got. For more information please visit http://www.easports.com/games/nascar2005/.
Xbox Live’s “Game with Fame” gives game fans the opportunity to play on Xbox Live against some of today’s hottest stars. Past “Game with Fame” celebrity players include The Strokes, Hoobastank and Buffalo Bills’ Running Back Willis McGahee. For further information on other Xbox Live events, be sure to visit the “Game with Fame” Web site at http://www.xbox.com/gamewithfame.
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