View Full Version : This Week In Project CARS 2013/5

Rob Prange
10-03-2013, 23:44
You haven't been around in the WMD's 24/7 during the last few days? Then chances are you missed some important developments but don't worry, you can quickly catch up by following the links below!

Development News

The first pass of the live HUD-editing feature has been added to the latest builds - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?68-Project-CARS.-Daily-Code-Changes&p=402406&viewfull=1#post402406)

Furthermore, Debug Director Mode has been added to the TweakIT tool - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?68-Project-CARS.-Daily-Code-Changes&p=401081&viewfull=1#post401081)

Our Render Coder Martin Griffith has started working on improving the ATI performance and outlined some of the differences to Nvidia - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12643-Graphics-bugs-overview-please-help&p=398762&viewfull=1#post398762)

Painting templates & custom livery support for the 2012 BMW M3 E92 GT4 and the Zakspeed Capri Turbo Group 5 have been added - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3169-Paint-Templates-Download&p=73252&viewfull=1#post73252)

Our Physics & Handling Consultant Ben Collins has been very busy lately, providing two extensive feedback reports on the recent builds - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1256-Collated-feedback-from-The-St...-Ben-Collins.&p=370175&viewfull=1#post370175) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1256-Collated-feedback-from-The-St...-Ben-Collins.&p=402949&viewfull=1#post402949)

Nic Hamilton has shared a quick bit of feedback as well, talking about both the graphics & physics - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11081-Nic-s-Thread&p=404529&viewfull=1#post404529)

Content Previews

Luis Barata has made a lot of progress on the Solitude Rennstrecke as he explains in detail in his latest report - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12109-Solitude-Rennstrecke-Discussion&p=400441&viewfull=1#post400441)

Modeling work on the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X FQ-400 has continued - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5568-2012-Mitsubishi-Lancer-Evolution-X-FQ-400-Progress-(WIP)&p=402435&viewfull=1#post402435)

Our track team has added lots of details & features to Azure Circuit - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6809-Azure-Circuit/page3)

The 1981 BMW M1 Procar has received new head & taillights as well as some bug fixes - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?8167-1981-BMW-M1-Procar-(Alpha1)&p=394371&viewfull=1#post394371)

Livery work on the 2912 BMW M3 E92 GT4 has started with an official BMW Motorsport livery - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?13097-2012-BMW-M3-E92-GT4-(Alpha1)&p=395118&viewfull=1#post395118)

Lots of new textures & fixes have been added to Bathurst - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?823-Bathurst&p=393798&viewfull=1#post393798)

Some bug fixes and windscreen banners have been added to the 2012 BMW M3 E92 GT2 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12276-2012-BMW-M3-E92-GT-(Alpha1)&p=396468&viewfull=1#post396468)

Heusden has received solar panels as well as other details & improvements - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5323-Heusden&p=403796&viewfull=1#post403796)

Fixes & Updates

An improved rear suspension for the Ruf RGT-8 have been added with the latest physics releases - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=402506&viewfull=1#post402506)

Some bugs on the 2012 Pagani Zonda R bugs have been fixed - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5813-2012-Pagani-Zonda-R-(Beta1)&p=395220&viewfull=1#post395220)

Initial physics for the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X FQ-400 have been added - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=401463&viewfull=1#post401463)

Ivo Franic has added AO & tire lods to the 1991 BMW E30 M3 Group A - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?9262-1991-BMW-M3-E30-GroupA-(PreAlpha)&p=396807&viewfull=1#post396807)

A missing terrain mesh and some other bug fixes have been checked in for Connecticut Hill - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?52-Connecticut-Hill&p=402229&viewfull=1#post402229)

Martin Griffith has checked in a bunch of rendering bug fixes for various small issues - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?68-Project-CARS.-Daily-Code-Changes&p=404442&viewfull=1#post404442)

Test & Report Feedback

Help us collect all current graphic bugs the need fixing - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12643-Graphics-bugs-overview-please-help)

Help test us test the physics of various cars and report your feedback in the testing forum - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?95-pCARS-Physics-Testing)


Are you a passionate screenshot maker? Help create Project CARS comparison screenshots - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?13353-The-Evolution-of-Project-CARS-Screenshot-Maker-Help-Needed/)

Looking for an event to race in? The check out the Weekly Events list (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12233-List-with-weekly-Events) and the Multiplayer Race Calendar (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12513-Project-C.A.R.S.-Multiplayer-Race-Calendar)

That's it for this time, have fun checking out all the material and make sure to join the discussions yourself!

Bruno Alexandre
11-03-2013, 08:50
Another great week!

14-03-2013, 02:43
Thanks Rob - keep up the great work - there's always a couple of things I miss regardless of how much email spam (thread subscriptions) I get from WMD :p

Also posted the last two updates here with a selection of screenshots

Rob Prange
14-03-2013, 14:31
Nice work, love the pun in the title :p