EA have just announced their next NFS game, Need For Speed Most Wanted which is actually NFS: Most Wanted 2. Confused?

Anyway, it seems that due to the shared game engine on all of EA's current titles the system requirements are passed through to us pretty swiftly. Lets take a look at the NFS Most Wanted 2 system requirements...

Need For Speed Most Wanted Minimum System Requirements 
OS: Windows Vista (Service Pack 1) 32-bit
CPU: 2 GHz Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or Althon X2 2.7 GHz)
RAM: 2 GB
HDD: 20 GB

GPU RAM: 512 MB RAM
GPU (AMD): (ATI Radeon 3000, 4000, 5000 or 6000 series, with ATI Radeon 3870 or higher performance) with DirectX 10.1
GPU (NVIDIA): (NVIDIA GeForce 8, 9, 200, 300, 400 or 500 series with NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT or higher performance) DirectX 10.0
AUDIO: DirectX Compatible 
OTHER: Keyboard and Mouse, DVD Rom Drive

Need For Speed Most Wanted Recommended System Requirements 
OS: Windows 7 64-bit 
CPU: Quad-core CPU 
RAM: 4 GB 
HDD: 20 GB 
GPU RAM: 1024 MB RAM, DirectX 11 compatible

GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 / ATI Radeon 6950