Need for Speed: Underground 2 is a racing video game that is a continuation of the Need for Speed: Underground game developed by Electronic Arts, a driving game series that focuses on tuning racing cars for street races. Need for Speed: Underground 2 comes with a number of new features that include more customization options, methods of choosing races, and the ability to cruise around freely within the in-game city of Bayview.
New gameplay modes are added to drag-and-drift competitions that challenge players to improve their car handling skills. There are over 30 tuner cars available in the game, which include models from like Toyota, Nissan, and Mitsubishi. There are also several Sport Utility Vehicles that can be customized to compete with other SUVs. Other features include:
• Enhanced rendering of graphics for detailed realism and improved performance
• A redesigned gaming interface
• Extended gameplay and missions
Need for Speed: Underground 2 also offers a “Free Roam” mode, which allows the player to explore the entire city and pick challenge other cars for competition. There are also a couple of Quick Races playable on two different tracks, as well as an option to challenge other online players to a race.