Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven! 01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters - Almost 9 Years 02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11? - He says, "The DirectX11 is actually a much better API then DirectX9" 03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development? - Yes, at a very early stage in development. 04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters? - Yes 05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2? - Yes, because of the multi-threaded device support so they can load and create resources on different threads.