Our first series draws to a close in the Mexico of Forza Horizon 5 with Spring! There are some very desirable cars up for grabs this week. Let's take a look!
Playlist completion rewards
This spring, also known as the hot season, 24 playlist points earn you the futuristic-looking Raesr TS. For 44 playlist points, the ever popular Toyota Trueno is the prize!
For the entire series, the prizes are the Mercedes-AMG ONE for 120 playlist points and the McLaren F1 for 180 playlist points.
This week, the Forzathon weekly challenge New Benchmark is focused on the 2019 Ferrari 488 Pista. Complete the four chapters in order to receive 5 playlist points and 80 Forzathon points. You can double your Forzathon points just by buying a player house!
|Chapter 1: Special Series||Own and Drive the 2019 Ferrari 488 Pista|
|Chapter 2: Blazing Fast||Earn 5 Ultimate Speed Skills in the 488 Pista|
|Chapter 3: Track-Ready||Win 3 Road Racing Events in the 488 Pista|
|Chapter 4: Flex the Pedal||Earn 3 Daredevil Skills in the 488 Pista|
New Benchmark weekly challenge
If you're not sure how to earn a Daredevil skill, you need 3 near misses in quick succession. It's easiest to do this on the highway and playing offline, so go into the menu and choose "Horizon Solo" for best results.
Daily challenges are each worth 1 playlist point and 10 Forzathon points. Here they are:
|Perk Up||Purchase 3 Car Mastery perks|
|Playing By The Rules||Earn 3 Clean Racing skills in a Cross Country Race|
|Speed Thrills||Earn 3 stars from any Speed Trap|
|Racing Miles||Drive a total of 10 miles in Road Racing events|
|Unlimited Prowess||Beat Round Three of a Horizon Arcade Event|
|Hold Fast||Drive above 150mph for 15 seconds in any car|
|The DK||Earn 3 Stars from any Drift Zone|
Daily Challenges for Spring
Complete a Horizon Arcade event for 3 playlist points. For the Trial, the prize is the stunning #24 Ferrari P4. You'll need to have enough accolades to be in the Hall of Fame before you can enter the Trial.
The seasonal Playground Games is called Party Time and has the classic 1981 Ford Fiesta as the reward. The Horizon Tour also offers 3 playlist points if you participate in that.
This week, the PR stunts for the season are the Avenida speed trap, the Orilla Del Rio speed zone and the Los Jardines danger sign. Each of these earn you 2 playlist points. Los Jardines is all about getting a good exit from the corner at the end of the highway, but you also need a clean landing!
There's only one car as a prize for the seasonal championships this week. That's for the High Noon championship, and the prize is the Jaguar F-Type. Drop It Like It's Hot street scene championship earns you a super wheelspin and Holidays Are Comin' gets you the Jingle Bells car horn.
You’ll need to be first overall in each championship after three races against minimum Highly Skilled difficulty AI drivers to claim each prize.
The Eliminator gives you 2 playlist points and a car horn La Cucaracha if you can finish 30th or better. In the Horizon Open Drifting, perform 5 Ultimate Drift Skills and you'll pick up 25,000 credits and 2 playlist points.
The Monthly rivals is still at the Horizon Mexico circuit. Post a clean lap for 4 playlist points.
Earn the Forza Link phrase "Special delivery!" and 2 playlist points for completing the photo challenge. You'll need to photograph a Vans & Utility type vehicle in Guanajuato. Check you're in the right vehicle by filtering your garage in the change car menu.
Earn 10 stars in total from PR Stunts in any Mustang to unlock a 50,000 credit chest in the Treasure Hunt. Hopefully the clues will be a bit more cryptic next season!