Slightly Mad Studios knows its way around the track. The latest game from the Need for Speed: Shift developers is an ambitious PC MMO racing game appropriately called World of Speed. The studio has released a trailer for the game and a batch of screens showing its impressive attention to detail.

“At the heart of World of Speed lies a unique massive multiplayer online experience, which incorporates dynamic social elements and entirely new ways to compete in a racing video game – from an individual to a team level,” says Ian Bell, CEO of Slightly Mad Studios. “World of Speed is an online game and will be continuously supported with innovative and fresh content to keep the competition furious well after its launch.”

As you can see from the trailer and screens, players will tear up the street in areas as varied as London, San Francisco, and Moscow.

The game, which is being published by, will be free to play when it arrives this spring.