A free weekend is now underway on Steam for DIRT 5, allowing the chance to get down and dirty with a test drive of the Windows off-road racing game without spending any of your filthy money. If you decide to take the plunge and buy it, the game is on sale for 50% off as part of a DIRT Franchise Sale. Here's the dirt:Conquer extreme global routes in the world's most incredible vehicles, as the full version of DIRT 5 is available for everyone to try out this weekend on Steam. Experience our story-driven Career mode starring the legendary voice talents of Troy Baker and Nolan North, get creative with our groundbreaking custom arena mode in Playgrounds, and capture your greatest moments with our best-in-class photo mode. The latest game update will be included and available to play, which features the new Junkyard Playgrounds items, iconic liveries for classic off-road machines, and much more. This free play period ends at 10am PST / 6pm GMT on Monday, March 8. Like what you see when you play DIRT 5 for free? Good news - throughout this free play days event, DIRT 5 is available to purchase on Steam at 50% off! Both the Standard Edition and the Year One Edition will be available with this discount, the latter giving you access to all DIRT 5 content released in 2021. That includes the Energy Content Pack - our recent release which included four new cars, 25 Career events and much more - more details on the pack here.