Forza Horizon 5: How to Use Drone Mode

Forza Horizon 5 features a huge open-world rendition of Mexico, filled with activities to take on and secrets to fine. Oftentimes, it's best to explore in a car, allowing you to earn skill Points and driving experience as you go. Other times, you'll want to use your Drone. It gives you a much faster and more versatile style of movement. This is perfect for finding Barns, planning routes and tracking down hidden XP Boards. Here's how to use Drone Mode.

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Forza Horizon 5: How to Use Drone Mode

To use Drone Mode in Forza Horizon 5 you will need to head into the main menu and scroll across to 'Creative Hub.' From there, choose 'Drone Mode' and confirm your choice. This will set you back into the open world where you left off. You'll now be controlling the drone, able to speed around with ease, exploring the landscape.

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Drone Mode Controls

  • Left Stick- Move
  • RT/LT - Ascend/Descend
  • RB - Turbo speed/ Stabilise
  • Right Stick - Move Camera
  • B - Back
  • View Button - Hide/Show UI
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When to Use the Drone

The best use for the Drone is when hunting down Barn Finds. You can explore much more freely, and in hard-to-reach areas. getting close to a Barn will reveal its location and place it on the map. Drone Mode is also good for planning routes and seeing the sights.

That's how to use the Drone in Forza Horizon 5. For more on the game be sure to check out our guide on Fast Travel. Elsewhere there's our guide on the Soundtrack.

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