Rockstar have announced the official release date for the forthcoming Midnight Club: Los Angeles - South Central Download.

Rockstar games have announced the official release for the Midnight Club: LA DLC and downloadable Content. The release date is set for March 12th and without further ado let me pass you over to Rockstar to explain further,

South Central offers more streets to race in with the free South Central Map Expansion which expands Midnight Club: Los Angeles by one third, adding four new neighborhoods to make up the iconic district of South Central. The South Central Premium Upgrade is the total South Central experience for Midnight Club: Los Angeles delivering 9 new vehicles, 26 new races, 12 new battle maps, 10 new delivery missions, over 100 new red light races, new vinyl packs, new parts, new music and more all for the cost of $9.99.

The free South Central Map Expansion will ensure that every racer with either Xbox 360® or PLAYSTATION®3 copies of the game can race online against players that have the South Central Premium Upgrade.
The South Central Map Expansion features:
Map expansion by one third
Four new neighborhoods
Price: FREE for both Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3

The South Central Premium Upgrade features:
Nine new vehicles:
Luxury: 2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG "Black" SUV: 2008 Range Rover Supercharged, 2008 Range Rover Sport Super Charged Lowrider: 1955 Chevy Bel Air, 1963 Buick Riviera, 1964 Chevy Impala, 1965 Chevy Malibu Muscle: 1970 Chevy Chevelle, 1966 Pontiac GTO
26 new races
12 new battle maps
10 new delivery missions
100+ new red light races
New rims
New body kits for each new car
New vinyl pre-sets
Hydraulics/Airbags unlocked on all new cars
New music
Price: $9.99 for PLAYSTATION 3 and 800 MS points for Xbox 360

More car packs are also set to come soon, stay tuned to the official site for more details, including the debut trailer. and remember to stay tuned to gtaIVlife as well as we continue to bring you the latest news, reviews and info from ALL Rockstar Games titles.