More details on Rivals are expected to spill out soon, with it possibly being a kind of sequel to PSP's Need for Speed: Underground Rivals. Number plates suggest it's out November.
It was EA technical artist Andy Klein that spilled the beans online, before shortly removing their PR-disproved communique. EA will give us details later today.
"@EA @FrostbiteEngine prepare for #NFSRivals in Frostbite!" tweeted Klein. "FAST and beautiful, I'm quite proud to work with this team!" An in-game in the post since removed. The news of an announcement in the Need for Speed series came from the , accompanying the tag 'The Rivalry Begins.'
Frostbite technical artist at EA reveals Need for Speed: Rivals
23 May 2013 | By Simon Priest