Need for Speed: Carbon Premium Content

Need for Speed: Carbon Premium Content

Published On November 5, 2006 | By Anthony Barker | News

Have you bought Need for Speed: Carbon this week? Well how about blowing your spare Marketplace points on some premium unlockable Carbon content? EA’s at it again with more unlockable upgrades and boosters for its latest racer, at a cost mind you! So what’s up for grabs…

Collector’s Edition Upgrade
True automotive aficionados need look no further than this unparalleled package of dream cars and much more. The Collector’s Edition features: 12 new tracks, and 6 new Challenge series missions and 10 exclusive cars!Get the 92’ Nissan 240 SX, 07’ Jaguar XK, 06’ Camaro Concept and the 06’ Koenigsegg CCX!If you have purchased the Need for Speed(TM) Carbon Collector’s Edition at retail you do not need to purchase this bundle. Bonus cars are pre-tuned and can not be modified further. Bonus cars can not be used in Career.
Price: 800 Points

Performance Drivetrain Bundle
Push your car to the limit and beyond with the Drivetrain Bundle. This high-performance package gives you immediate access to all Street and Pro Packages for Engine and Transmission upgrades in the game. Stock your garage now for maximum performance.Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Performance upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 400 Points

Performance Engine Boost Bundle
Need a little something to put you over the top? Get this explosive package of all the Street, Pro and Race packages for Nitrous and Turbo upgrades in the game to blow away the competition. It’s the ultimate racing edge.Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Performance upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 400 Points

Performance Handling Bundle
Scream around every turn with total precision with the Performance Handling Bundle, which immediately gives you access to all of the Street and Pro packages for Suspension parts, Brakes, and Tires in the game. It’s everything you need to get the best out of your car in even the hairiest situations. Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Performance upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 400 Points

Ultimate Performance Bundle
Don’t leave anything to chance. Pick up the Ultimate Performance Bundle to immediately unlock every performance package in the game. That’s right, every package in the Drivetrain, Booster, and Handling Bundle is yours for the taking. After you get all the parts, the rest is up to you. Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Performance upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 800 Points

Muscle Car Autosculpt Body Kit
Shape your muscle car to your unique specifications by unlocking this Muscle Car Autosculpting kit. This kit includes 12 Autosculpting kits and allows you to sculpt front and rear bumpers, skirt, chop top, and hood. Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Visual upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 300 Points

Autosculpt Tuner Body Kit
Shape your tuner car to your unique specifications by unlocking this Tuner Car Autosculpting kit. This kit includes 13 Autosculpting kits and allows you to sculpt front and rear bumpers, skirt, chop top, and hood. Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Visual upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career.
Price: 300 Points

Autosculpt Exotic Body Kit
Shape your exotic car to your unique specifications by unlocking this Exotic Car Autosculpting kit. This kit includes 13 Autosculpting kits and allows you to sculpt front and rear bumpers, skirt, chop top, and hood. Many of the items in this bundle can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career, Challenge Series and Reward Card. Visual upgrades apply only to cars in My Cars and can be used in Career
Price: 300 Points

1999 Nissan Skyline GT-R R34
Unlock the 1999 Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 for your immediate use in Need for Speedâ„¢ Carbon. The fact that you can’t even buy an R34 off the lot in America only helps its status as one of the most sought-after vehicles on the street. Nissan plans to sell the next generation GT-R in the U.S., so you won’t have to rob a bank to import one from Japan. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career
Price: 80 Points

2004 Lamborghini Murcielago
Unlock the 2004 Lamborghini Murcielago for your immediate use in Need for Speedâ„¢ Carbon. This is the epitome of exotic styling, unmatched performance, and Italian luxury. The Murcielago’s screaming-fast engine tops out in no time with this exotic European beauty. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career.
Price: 80 Points

2006 Dodge Viper SRT-10
Unlock the 2006 Dodge Viper SRT-10 for your immediate use in Need for Speedâ„¢ Carbon. Considered by many to be the ultimate American sports car, the Viper is one of the boldest vehicles to ever hit the streets. There’s nothing subtle about this car. From its eye-catching look to its outrageous performance, this car is all about making a statement. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career.
Price: 80 Points

So there you go, enough there to line EA’s pockets with. Will you be passing EA’s hands with silver with these downloadables? Let us know your thoughts on premium downloadable content in our comments area below.

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Anthony is the designer, developer and owner of Console Monster. In his spare time, Anthony is a keen gamer who enjoys playing mostly First-Person Shooters and Racing games. When he is not developing games or tweaking this site, Anthony likes to be on the slopes snowboarding or hurtling down off-road tracks on his mountain bike.