View Full Version : This Week in Project CARS 2013/24

Rob Prange
28-11-2013, 15:27
Lots of big & small things have been going on at WMD during the past few days. You weren't around for all of it? Then make sure to catch up on the most important topics below!

You missed some of it? Now's your chance to catch up on the most important stuff below:

Development News

Our App programmers have started a neat new thread to update everyone on their recent progress - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16772-SMS-App-gameplay-coding-team-progress-thread)

Likewise, the Physics & AI programing squad has done the same so make sure to check out their thread as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16771-Physics-and-AI-Code-Progress)

Version 5 of the Project CARS API has been released - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?7692-pCars-SDK-API&p=594236&viewfull=1#post594236)

Paul Hudak has outlined the plans for the upcoming driver outfit selection functionality - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16538-Driver-outfit-selection)

A first pass at improved windscreen reflections has been checked into the newest builds - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2286-Dev-TimeCycle-And-Weather-System&p=593334&viewfull=1#post593334)

We've recently welcomed Pete Morrish, our new Lead Producer, to the WMD forums - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16711-Introduction-time-new-Lead-Producer)

Painting templates for the 2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT3 are now available - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3169-Paint-Templates-Download&p=593674&viewfull=1#post593674)

Stuart Hunt has posted an update on the ongoing development of Project CARS' career mode - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14079-Career-Updates&p=598783&viewfull=1#post598783)

Our Handling Consultant Nicolas Hamilton has provided plenty of helpful new feedback alongside an awesome new video blog you don't want to miss out on! - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11081-Nic-s-Thread&p=594463&viewfull=1#post594463)

Content Previews

Work on the 1989 Sauber C9 Mercedes has started as JF Bouchard is modeling the Le Mans-winning prototype - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16644-1989-Sauber-C9-Mercedes-(WIP))

Gustavo Olivera has been plugging away on the 2009 Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16548-2009-Pagani-Zonda-Cinque-Roadster-(WIP)&p=595598&viewfull=1#post595598)

Tomas Trlica is making great progress on the Emirates Kartdrome track - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16293-Emirates-Kartdrome&p=592188&viewfull=1#post592188)

It's bigger brother, the Emirates Raceway, is receiving lots of love from our artists as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11748-Emirates-Raceway&p=594750&viewfull=1#post594750) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11502-Dubai-Autodrome-Discussion&p=600497&viewfull=1#post600497)

Matt Clark is busy on the 1988 Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6664-1988-Ford-Sierra-RS500-Cosworth-Group-A-(WIP)&p=594774&viewfull=1#post594774)

Texturing work on the community-designed RWD P30 LMPrototype is making lots of progress - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16211-LMPrototype-RWD-P30-(PreAlpha)&p=592057&viewfull=1#post592057)

Meanwhile, Perran Truran is working on the 1971 Mercedes Benz 300SEL 6.8 AMG - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16215-1971-Mercedes-Benz-300SEL-6.8-AMG-(WIP)&p=592298&viewfull=1#post592298)

LOD & texturing work on the 2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT3 has been continuing as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14233-2012-Mercedes-Benz-SLS-AMG-GT3-(PreAlpha)&p=590973&viewfull=1#post590973)

Ricardo Machuca is busy modeling the 2012 Ginetta G55 GT3 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16314-Ginetta-G55-GT3-(WIP)&p=592529&viewfull=1#post592529)

20 community-painted liveries have been added for the 1991 Mercedes Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution 2 DTM - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15615-1991-Mercedes-Benz-190E-2.5-16-Evolution-2-DTM-(Beta1)&p=591451&viewfull=1#post591451)

The Mitsubishi Lancer X FQ-400 has received three new liveries as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5568-2012-Mitsubishi-Lancer-Evolution-X-FQ-400-Progress-(Beta2)&p=599548&viewfull=1#post599548)

Daniel Karlsson has completed various tasks on the Caterham Classic - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1557-Caterham-Classic-(Beta1)&p=594288&viewfull=1#post594288)

Lots of improvements are coming to the Florence track as outlined by Andreas Moll - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16749-Florence)

Fixes & Updates

A working cockpit display has been added to the Mitsubishi Lancer X FQ-400 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5568-2012-Mitsubishi-Lancer-Evolution-X-FQ-400-Progress-(Beta2)&p=592180&viewfull=1#post592180)

The cockpit display has been added to the 2009 Ford Focus RS too - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12425-2009-Ford-Focus-RS-(Beta2)&p=592168&viewfull=1#post592168)

And finally, the 2012 Ruf RGT-8 has received the display-threatment as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12730-2012-Ruf-RGT-8-(Alpha1)&p=598375&viewfull=1#post598375)

The 1990 Caper Stock Car has received an improved bodywork shader - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3823-1990-Caper-Stock-Car-(Beta2)&p=590627&viewfull=1#post590627)

Ivo Franic has been busy doing LOD work on the 2013 Formula C - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15967-2013-Formula-C-(PreAlpha)&p=594221&viewfull=1#post594221)

LOD work has been continuing on the 2012 Formula Gulf 1000 as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5576-2012-Formula-Gulf-1000-(Beta1)&p=595191&viewfull=1#post595191)

Meanwhile, Martin Olivera is busy doing the LOD work on the 1967 Ford Mk IV - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6661-1967-Ford-Mk-IV-(Alpha1)&p=599263&viewfull=1#post599263)

Physical effects of collision damage have been temporarily disabled to allow further development - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=594084&viewfull=1#post594084)

First baseline physics for the upcoming 1971 Mercedes Benz 300SEL 6.8 AMG have been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=595521&viewfull=1#post595521)

Improved physics for the Pagani Zonda R have been added as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=596178&viewfull=1#post596178)

Test & Report Feedback

The Car Physics Focus Testing events have been launched, make sure to try all three of them and share your feedback in the physics forum! - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15314-Car-Physics-Focus-Testing-(CPFT)-Weekly-Announcement-Thread.)


Help us collect real life liveries for the 2013 Mclaren MP4-12C GT3 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16757-McLaren-MP4-12C-GT3-Real-liveries-(NO-CHAT-PLEASE!))

Christian Kistenmacher has put together a setup guide for our German-speaking members - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16710-Setup-Guide-in-german)

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)

Make sure to check out the pCARS API forum for several cool Project CARS apps that have recently been released - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?97-pCARS-API-Discussion)

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

Patrick Kulinski
30-11-2013, 08:23
Thanks Rob! :)

Marcel Spuehler
30-11-2013, 08:56
Always Great those practical and Short made Infos!
Perfect for People like me which haven't the Time to read the Forum every Day...