Posts by Ben Walke

About Ben Walke

Community Manager at Codemasters, grumpy, fussy, and occasional wizard.

  • GRID Autosport // Eibach Challenge

    We’ve teamed up with Eibach to give you the chance to win some great prizes and all you need to do is drive fast, really fast. The challenge starts tomorrow (16th September) and will run for two weeks. Head over to to register to take part! Week #1 Location: Hockenheim Car: Audi R8 LMS […]

  • GRID Autosport // Road and Track Pack

    Starting today our third and final Car Pack will become available for download across all three platforms (PC, PS3 and Xbox 360) and features a selection of cars that will help you tear up both road and track alike. Chevrolet “Tyler McQuarrie” Camaro Nissan 1991 (R32) Auto Gallery Skyline GT-R Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde […]

  • GRID Autosport // Sprint Pack

    A few weeks ago we made mention that we were busy creating a set of mini-expansions for GRID Autosport and today we’d like to talk about the Sprint Pack. So let’s dive (or should that be drive?) right in! The Championships Included in the Sprint Pack is a set of brand new single player championships […]

  • Intel Challenge // GRID Autosport

    This week signals the start of the Intel Challenge, an event that will take place over two weeks with the fastest drivers on all three platforms (PC, PS3 and Xbox 360) being awarded prizes based on their final standings. Taking part is easy, simply fire up GRID Autosport, head into the RaceNet Challenge section within […]

  • Codies Weekly Update 15/08/14

    And so another week draws to an end and with it the hopes of a lasting summer at Codies HQ. The heavens have opened, the lunch time picnic club has been cancelled and we suspect we’ve seen the last of the company-wide e-mails announcing that the Ice Cream van is inbound. Bad times. But to […]

  • GRID Autosport // Coupé Style and Black Edition

    Starting today our second Car Pack will become available for download across all three platforms (PC, PS3 and Xbox 360) and features four premium sports cars that cut a stylish dash across the track. BMW Z4 GT3 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Nissan 2009 (R35) GT-R Specv The Coupé Style Car Pack is included […]

  • GRID Road Trip // CarFest

    You know how Summer holidays go; packing is always a nightmare and there’s bound to be something you forget. Sun cream, Logitech G27, PC, PlayStation 3, copies of GRID Autosport and with a bit of jumping on our suitcases we’ll hopefully get a few goodie bags in there too. CarFest 2014 is a set of […]

  • PC Patch – 30th July // GRID Autosport

    A patch is currently being prepared for PC that will fix a number of issues and also include a number of new features such as Time Trial as well as opening up Advanced Controller Options for all devices. The patch is currently scheduled for deployment today (July 30th) and the full list of changes can […]

  • RaceNet Challenge // GRID Autosport // July 29th

    The RaceNet Challenge has reset, you’ve collected your earnings and bought that brand new car. But wait, a new set of challenges has appeared! Strap yourself in as this week you’ll be heading to: Autódromo do Algarve Circuit of The Americas Okutama Sepang International Circuit San Francisco Spa-Francorchamps

  • Livery Challenge // Green With Envy

    It’s hot, almost too hot and while we’re collectively melting at our desks we’re back for another livery challenge. Being based in the middle of the English countryside we’re quite used to green scenery, but this week we want you to take that green and apply it to your favourite cars in GRID Autosport. It […]