The PC Closed Beta has Begun!

FROM JULY 21 to JULY 25

Our PC Closed BETA will offer you a massive persistent world loaded with exciting driving challenges, iconic places, amazing cars – and best of all – a world filled with friends to crew up with or rivals to compete against! Beta keys will be distributed by email throughout the week, starting on Monday, July 21. The beta will be open until Friday, July 25. Get ready to drive. Soon the roads will be yours!
  

IF YOU ALREADY HAVE YOUR BETA KEY

  1. Download Uplay™ for PC from here: and open Uplay.
  2. Click on Games in the upper left corner, then click Activate Product.
  3. Enter the activation code provided to you and press OK.
  4. Click Go to My Games.
  5. Click The Crew game icon, download the game, and get ready!

Note: Find out all the PC requirements for the Beta below.

IF YOU DON’T HAVE YOUR BETA KEY YET

Keep registering and try to receive a key! This webpage will soon be updated, stay tuned!

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Remember that this beta does not represent the final state of the game and many changes will be applied before the final release on November 11.This close beta wil be available in English only.

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BETA CONTENT

The Map

Explore the entire United States with no loading screen and complete a variety of exciting challenges:

• Midwest: All missions and skill challenges
• East Coast: All skill challenges
• West Coast, Mountain States, South: Open for free- roaming!

For the purposes of this Closed Beta, we will have missions and skill challenges available only in the Midwest and challenges in the East Coast. The final game will, of course, have missions and skill challenges throughout the entire US map!
You will also have access to two PvP lobbies, one in the Midwest and the other on the East Coast, where several races will be waiting for you to prove your skills against other players!

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The Cars

Expect to discover new vehicles that, in order to drive across a variety of terrains, you’ll be able to customize in the following specs:

• The Street Spec: You’ll get this one in Detroit!
• The Dirt Spec: This spec will be available in New York!

Remember that there are three other specs in the game – Perf, Raid and Circuit – and you’ll have a glimpse of those during this Closed Beta!

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PLAYING WITH YOUR FRIENDS

The Crew was built from the ground up as a breathing, living world, meaning that in this Closed Beta you will be able to play with your friends at any time – or challenge rivals from all around the world.

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Want to learn more about the game, meet up with other players, or ask questions?

Technical issue? Your feedback is important to help us design the next generation of driving games.
 

Do not forget to consult our FAQ about the PC Closed Beta here!
 

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PC REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BETA:


Minimum system requirements (720p resolution, lowest video settings):
Operating System: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 (64bit)
Processor: Intel Core2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.5 GHz or better
AMD Athlon II X4 620 @ 2.6 GHz or better
RAM: 4GB
Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 or AMD Radeon HD4870 (512MB VRAM with Shader Model 4.0 or higher)


Recommended system requirements (1080p resolution, medium-high video settings, but not ultra):
Operating System: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 (64bit)
Processor: Intel Core i5 750 @ 2.66 GHz or better
AMD Phenom II X4 940 @ 3.0 GHz or better
RAM: 8GB
Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX580 or AMD Radeon HD6870 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 or higher)

Supported video cards at the time of release:
NVIDIA GeForce GTX260 or better, GeForce 400, 500, 600, 700 series (only cards superior to GTX260, performance-wise);
AMD Radeon HD4870 or better, HD5000, HD6000, HD7000, R-series (only cards superior to HD4870, performance-wise);