Autumn is arriving in Forza Horizon 5 Series 12 today. The latest season of the Horizon Road Trip (Playground Games has dropped numbered series) brings a fresh batch of challenges including a Treasure Hunt, as well as new cars to add to your collection.
Check out our full breakdown of the Forza Horizon 5 Series 12 Autumn Festival Playlist.
Series 12 Autumn
Forza Horizon 5 Series 12 Autumn starts today (22 September) at 15:30 BST/14:30 UTC and ends on 29 September at 15:30 BST/14:30 UTC.
In Horizon Road Trip, every season focuses on a different race type. Last week’s Summer season was all about Road Racing, but Autumn focuses on Cross Country racing.
In terms of Season Progress cars, you can win the Audi RS 7 Sportback '21 at 20 points and Toyota 4Runner at 40 points.
Five more reward cars can be yours by completing the Autumn Festival Playlist challenges. Completing the Cross-Country Sports Trial event rewards you with the Alumi Craft C.10.
In line with the off-roading theme, the luxury Bentley Bentayga, rugged Toyota FJ40, and dependable Jeep Cherokee '14 can also be yours for completing the three Seasonal Championships.
To unlock the Bentayga, you need to complete The Titan Seasonal Championship. The FJ40 and Cherokee can be earned by completing the Cross-Country Endurance and Cross-Country Odyseey seasonal championships respectively.
Finally, there’s also a Hot Wheels Seasonal Championship where you can unlock the Chevrolet ZR2.
Photo Challenge: #IntoTheBaja
Sticking with the off-road theme this week’s Photo Challenge requires you to photograph the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT at the Horizon Baja Outpost. Completing the Photo Challenge unlocks the Dial Up Modem car horn.
Treasure Hunt: Dune Buggy
There’s another Treasure Hunt to solve this week with the following clue: “Only a buggy could get so muddy and leave your opponents across the country.”
Check out our Dune Buggy Treasure Hunt guide to find the hidden treasure chest.
|1||Green Lane||Visit the Horizon Baja Festival Outpost|
|2||Look Out Below||Jump at least 500 ft (152.4 m) in any Unlimited Offroad vehicle|
|3||Spinning Tyres||Earn at least 2 stars at the Cascadas Trailblazer with a 1970 International Scout 800A|
|4||Muddy Good Fun||Win a Cross-Country Event in any vehicle from the Pickups & 4x4s category|
|5||Jumping Jacks||Earn 3 Kangaroo Skill combos|
|6||6x6||Earn 100,000 Skill Score in any 6-wheeled vehicle|
|7||Spots & Recreation||Win Costera Cross-Country Circuit in a Sports Utility vehicle|
Weekly Challenge: 1107
Autumn’s Weekly Challenge puts you behind the wheel of the 1970 Volkswagen #1107 Desert Dingo Racing Stock Bug. Own and drive it to complete Chapter 1. For Chapter 2, you need to win a Dirt Race in the #1107 VW Bug without any upgrades.
Chapter 3 requires you to earn six stars in a Trailblazers with the #1107 VW Bug. Finally, snap a photo of the #1107 VW Bug with Mexico as your backdrop to complete Chapter 4.