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Rob Prange
17-02-2014, 04:34
WMD has been as busy as always during the past few days. You missed some of it? Then catch up on the most important developments below!


Development News

A first version of the Ginetta G40 Junior has been exported as the car's now ready to drive in the new development builds - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16635-Ginetta-G40-Junior-(WIP)&p=641959&viewfull=1#post641959)

There's another new car to experience as the 2013 Mercedes Benz DTM C-Class Coupe has been exported as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16184-2013-Mercedes-AMG-C-Class-Coup%E9-DTM-(PreAlpha)&p=636745&viewfull=1#post636745)

Our Art Director Darren White has shown off first previews of the newly-introduced stretch light reflections in Project CARS - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2286-Dev-TimeCycle-And-Weather-System&p=641321&viewfull=1#post641321)

Andy Tudor has posted a status update on some of the new career-related features that have recently been introduced - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16804-User-Interface-Progress&p=640545#post640545)

Furthermore, Andy has also posted up a list of proposed career championships & racing series - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?13424-Latest-Car-Career-Proposal)

Andy has also been very busy working on the Project CARS UI as shown off in the latest status updates - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16804-User-Interface-Progress&p=640545&viewfull=1#post640545)

A new "Attached Free Camera" has been introduced as shown off by Darren White - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?220-Youtube-videos-NO-BUG-REPORTS-PLEASE&p=640207&viewfull=1#post640207)

Our busy Handling Consultant Nicolas Hamilton has submitted another one of excellent, in-depth, feedback blogs - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11081-Nic-s-Thread&p=637730&viewfull=1#post637730)

Ben Collins has been no less busy, providing a very detailed writeup on his latest feedback as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1256-Collated-feedback-from-The-St...-Ben-Collins.&p=637748&viewfull=1#post637748)

Our Producer Jonny Merritt has updated the Project CARS Milestones list to keep track of all the latest progress - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15635-Project-CARS-Scheduling-Production)

Painting templates for the 1988 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 Group A are now available for download - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3169-Paint-Templates-Download&p=641099&viewfull=1#post641099)

You Want More Progress Reports?

For daily progress reports from our busy development team, make sure to check out the all-new progress threads linked below!

Base Coding (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16785-Base-coding-team-progress-thread) | Render Coding (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16775-Render-team-progress-threads) | App/Gameplay Coding (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16772-App-gameplay-coding-team-progress-thread) | Online Coding (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16778-Online-team-coding-updates) | Tools Coding (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16788-Tools-coding-team-progress-thread) | Audio (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16828-Audio-Progress-Thread) | Characters/Animation (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16789-Character-Animation-Team-Progress) | AI (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16771-Physics-and-AI-Code-Progress) | Physics (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases) | UI (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16804-User-Interface-Progress) | Tracks (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?92-pCARS-Track-Development-Progress) | Vehicles (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?33-pCARS-Vehicles) |

Content Previews

Our newest vehicle artist Ales Ogrinc has started modeling the 1998 Mercedes Benz CLK-LM - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?17492-1998-Mercedes-Benz-CLK-LM-(WIP)&p=642684&viewfull=1#post642684)

Perran Truran continues the LODX work on the 1994 Mclaren F1 road car, showing off some amazing renders you don't want to miss out on - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16474-1994-McLaren-F1-(PreAlpha)&p=640333&viewfull=1#post640333)

Our track team is plugging away on Loire 24 as the French endurance venue is boasting new details & features every day - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1999-Loire-24&p=637618&viewfull=1#post637618)

The laser-scanned Oulton Park is progressing swiftly as well, being taken care of by Luis Barata - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16823-Oulton-Park&p=640783&viewfull=1#post640783)

New Bathurst previews show off plenty of great new textures and other details that have recently been added by Sven Moll - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?823-Bathurst&p=637478&viewfull=1#post637478)

Modelling work on the Sauber Mercedes C9 has commenced as work on the car's interior is kicking off - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16644-1989-Sauber-C9-Mercedes-(PreAlpha)&p=635380&viewfull=1#post635380)

Speaking of interiors, the community-designed PM06a LMPrototype gets his cockpit taken care of as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16213-LMPrototype-PM06a-(WIP)&p=637971&viewfull=1#post637971)

The 2012 Ruf CTR3 is making lots of progress as the UV mapping of the LODX mesh has been completed - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?17226-2012-Ruf-CTR3-(WIP)&p=637438&viewfull=1#post637438)

Texturing work on the 1988 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 Group A has been completed - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6664-1988-Ford-Sierra-RS500-Cosworth-Group-A-(Alpha1)&p=637207&viewfull=1#post637207)

Dave Flynn has exported new trackside vehicles to be used on various tracks - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?17365-Viewer-Assets-Progress&p=635851&viewfull=1#post635851)

A full set of liveries for the RWD P30 LMPrototype has been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16211-LMPrototype-RWD-P30-(Alpha1)&p=642523&viewfull=1#post642523)

Work on Silverstone continues as more and more details are being added to the British Grand Prix venue - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1935-Silverstone&p=636289&viewfull=1#post636289)

Matt Clark is making plenty of progress on the BMW 320TC WTCC - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?17218-BMW-320TC-WTCC-(WIP)&p=637732&viewfull=1#post637732)

Meanwhile, JF Bouchard has kicked off work on the Mercedes Benz A45 AMG - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16187-2013-Mercedes-Benz-A45-AMG-(WIP)&p=637996&viewfull=1#post637996)

Jaroslav Turna is making plenty of progress on the classic 1972 Ford Escort RS1600 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6662-1972-Ford-Escort-RS1600-(WIP)&p=639094&viewfull=1#post639094)

New trackside objects for Azure Coast have been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?4354-Azure-Coast&p=636907&viewfull=1#post636907)

Daniel Karlsson is hard at work on the cockpit textures of the Lotus 72D Formula One car - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16843-Lotus-72D-Cosworth-(PreAlpha)&p=637667&viewfull=1#post637667)

Derby has been equipped with new textures & features - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?9563-Derby&p=637338&viewfull=1#post637338)

Meanwhile, Eifelwald GP has received improved kerbs by Michal Beran - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?9789-Eifelwald-GP&p=642353&viewfull=1#post642353)

Fixes & Updates

Updated physics for various cars have been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=642931&viewfull=1#post642931)

A working cockpit display has been added to the Ginetta G55 GT3 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16314-Ginetta-G55-GT3-(Alpha1)&p=635642&viewfull=1#post635642)

New in-car sounds for the Mclaren F1 have been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16828-Audio-Progress-Thread&p=636562&viewfull=1#post636562)

Furthermore, the Ruf RGT-8 has received a brand new set of sounds as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16828-Audio-Progress-Thread&p=639896&viewfull=1#post639896)

The busy sound department has also introduced improved tyre rolling surface sounds - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16828-Audio-Progress-Thread&p=639895&viewfull=1#post639895)

New liveries for the 1971 Mercedes Benz 300SEL 6.8 AMG have been added - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16215-1971-Mercedes-Benz-300SEL-6.8-AMG-(Alpha1)&p=636066&viewfull=1#post636066)

The window net has been animated on the 1990 Caper Stock Car - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3823-1990-Caper-Stock-Car-(Beta2)&p=635833&viewfull=1#post635833)

Improved damage effects have been added for the 1980 Ford Zakspeed Capri Group 5 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6663-1980-Ford-Capri-Zakspeed-Group-5-(Beta2)&p=636362&viewfull=1#post636362)

Cockpit animations for the Racer L4-RS have been added - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?55-Racer-L4-RS-(Beta1)&p=638005&viewfull=1#post638005)

Martin Olivera is taken care of the LOD work on the 2013 Ruf RGT-8 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12730-2013-Ruf-RGT-8-(Alpha1)&p=637976&viewfull=1#post637976)

Camber has been baked into the suspension animation of the 2011 Ariel Atom Mugen - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1441-2011-Ariel-Atom-Mugen-(Beta2)&p=640962&viewfull=1#post640962)

Meanwhile, LOD work on the 2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT3 has started - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14233-2012-Mercedes-Benz-SLS-AMG-GT3-(Alpha1)&p=642214&viewfull=1#post642214)

AIW issues at Sakitto & Eifelwald have been addressed - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?67-AIW-Releases-Issues&p=641933&viewfull=1#post641933) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?67-AIW-Releases-Issues&p=643584&viewfull=1#post643584)

Test & Report Feedback

All members are now asked to help out testing the first batch of career events - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?17259-Career-events-testing-and-feedback)

Make sure to regularly check out the newest Car Physics Focus Testing Events and report your feedback! - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15314-Car-Physics-Focus-Testing-(CPFT)-Weekly-Announcement-Thread.)

Other

Jussi Karjalainen has released a new version of his very helpful car setup tool - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?13932-A-Convoluted-Simple-Setup-Tool-that-I-ve-been-working-on...-*Update-3.2.2014*)

Our talented members keep on creating amazing Project CARS schreeshots, mak sure to check them out - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?518-Screenshots-(JPG-only-please))

cheal
17-02-2014, 08:27
Andy Tudor has posted a status update on some of the new career-related features that have recently been introduced

Wrong link for above.

Love this updates thanks.

Marcel Spuehler
17-02-2014, 09:04
And again a big thank you! I'm reading every day in the Forum but it gives some things that i never noticed...

Dan Blamey
17-02-2014, 11:15
Andy Tudor has posted a status update on some of the new career-related features that have recently been introduced

Wrong link for above.

Love this updates thanks.

Fixed, thanks :)

Felix Overroedder
17-02-2014, 11:56
Meanwhile, JF Chardon has kicked off work on the Mercedes Benz A45 AMG - Click Here

Is that a new dev ? :a21:

Dan Blamey
17-02-2014, 12:10
Is that a new dev ? :a21:

Also fixed :)