OXM UK writes: "You know the drill - Forza teases you with a quick blast in a supercar and then promptly dumps you with the kind of modest hatchback that's as sexy as sock suspenders.
Cue several hours of attempting to wring some kind of personality and excitement out of a car with under 100 horsepower, right? Well in Forza 3's case, you couldn't be more wrong.
When you do settle into the seat of that Ford Fiesta (or equivalent), having tasted the giddy performance of an Audi R8, you realise that somehow Turn 10 has made booting front-wheel drive runarounds into corners as much fun as blasting around in a supercar.
It's testament to the liquid-smooth visuals and enormous sensation of speed, that every race in Forza Motorsport 3, no matter what the car, feels exciting..."