The Autotrader.com Need for Speed SHIFT tournament is well underway with plenty of users posting rather fast times on the specified set of Career events. Remeber, this is a tournament open to North American residents with the first prize being $30,000 toward the purchase of a new car on Autotrader.com.
To qualify for the final tournament where 4 finalists race each other in EA studios in Blackbox, you need to post a top time as many of the 7 events as you can, with the events being the following:
Tier 1 Manufacturer 135i Coupe Race at Donington National
Tier 1 Race Coalition Alpental
Tier 1 Time Attack at Tokyo Club
Tier 2 Europe Series Race at Spa GP
Tier 2 Mixed Event Laguna Seca
Tier 3 Endurance Race at Ambush Canyon
Tier 3 USA vs Europe Race at Brands Hatch GP
Yes, these are all offline career events. So if you're from North America, own an Xbox 360 or a PlayStation 3, start racing on these events and posting top times. And of course register here on the official tournament site.
You can keep track on current tournament standings on NeedforSpeed.com. To see what the overall top times are, check our leaderboards.