The Crew Wild Run PC closed beta will be available from 11am BST October 15 to 11am BST October 19, 2015.

This closed beta allows players to sample The Summit, a “gathering of thousands of drivers and mechanics from around the world, taking place in iconic locations all around the USA. It’s an event where car culture is celebrated across a multi-dimensional competition with the widest variety of vehicles, from heavily tuned cars to agile bikes or more exotic concept cars”.

“The Summit is the largest challenge in a driving game to date,” says Ubisoft, “where players will showcase their talents across a wide range of skillsets and terrains”.

There’ll also be dragsters, drift cars, monster trucks and motorcycle challenges.

The beta aims to “showcase” the graphical update, which includes new environments and new lighting effects, complete with redesigned areas. Best of all, if you’re already playing The Crew, you’ll be get the graphical update free, too.

You’ll also be able to participate in PvE and PvP missions to unlock new vehicles and features. FreeDrive will able to available, ” as well as speed and skill challenges, stunt competitions with brand new trials created exclusively to fit new vehicle specifications”.

The Crew Wild Run expansion will be available for download starting from November 17, and in a bundle with the base game and the expansion from November 19. To sign up, head on over to thecrewgame.com/beta.