View Full Version : This Week in Project CARS - 2012/07

Rob Prange
22-02-2012, 03:58
Lots of stuff has been happening in the WMD forums for the past seven days and just in case you haven't been around all the time, below is a list of important topics that shouldn't be missed!

And if yo want to go back even further, last week's updates can be found here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3162-This-Week-In-Project-CARS-2012-06).

Development News

The new membership tier "Full Member" is now available - Click Here to Ugrade (http://forum.wmdportal.com/toolpacks.php)

Stephan Vondrak has outlined details of the upcoming Ghost Racing feature - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3166-Ghost-Racing) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3166-Ghost-Racing&p=79368&viewfull=1#post79368)

Our members Bmanic & Are Leistad have shared some excellent info on audio clipping - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3155-Audio-needs-to-be-lower-it-is-currently-clipping-the-DA-converter-badly!)

Lots of new info on the upcoming Driving School feature outlined by Andy Tudor - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2239-Driving-School) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2239-Driving-School&p=77318&viewfull=1#post77318)

Darren White has posted plenty of info & new preview videos of the time cycle & weather system - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2286-Dev-TimeCycle-And-Weather-System&p=76816&viewfull=1#post76816) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2286-Dev-TimeCycle-And-Weather-System&p=77285&viewfull=1#post77285)

Our physics & handling consultant Ben Collins has shared lots of excellent new physics feedback - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1256-Collated-feedback-from-The-St...-Ben-Collins.&p=79020&viewfull=1#post79020)

Robert Dibley has shared some excellent info on GPU memory usage in Project CARS - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3335-Build-154-bad-stuttering-on-certain-tracks-but-not-on-others&p=80317&viewfull=1#post80317)

Ian Bell has revealed some info on the planned Track Days, a perk for Senior Members and above - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3265-Answered-Track-Days&p=77059&viewfull=1#post77059)

Fixes & Updates

Steve Dunn has checked in an improvement for higher physics fidelity in replays - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?68-Project-CARS.-Daily-Code-Changes&p=75733&viewfull=1#post75733)

Mike Laskey has fixed a FFB that added deadzone based on steering lock - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?68-Project-CARS.-Daily-Code-Changes&p=77360&viewfull=1#post77360)

Andy Garton has shared an important little piece of info for users of load cell brakes - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3357-What-is-Brake-Sensitivity-and-how-should-it-work-quot&p=79900&viewfull=1#post79900)

Stephen Baysted has enabled first chassis scrape & grounding sound effects - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?89-Car-Audio&p=80444&viewfull=1#post80444)

Content Previews

Our vehicle artists are making great progress on the 2011 Palmer Jaguar JP-LM as plenty of previews show - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?2487-2011-Palmer-Jaguar-JP-LM-(WIP)&p=75569&viewfull=1#post75569)

Vit Budin has been working on improving the driver model textures - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?69-characters-drivers&p=80192&viewfull=1#post80192)

Andrea Fabris & Michal Jeschke are busy making progress on the Loire 24 track - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1999-Loire-24&p=74804&viewfull=1#post74804)

David Rezac is busy improving the Belgian Forest trackside objects - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1426-Belgian-Forest-Circuit&p=73353&viewfull=1#post73353)

Get Involved!

The painting forum has opened, offering painting templates, tutorials and plenty of liveries for download - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?66-Painting)

Your vote is needed: How many cars should Project CARS ship with? - Click Here to Vote (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3208-How-many-cars-is-enough-for-the-shipped-game/)

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

The links above are for WMD team members only. If you´re a free user and want to follow the development of Project CARS as well as enjoy regular development builds, simply click here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/toolpacks.php) to pick a tool pack and join the fun!

Evgeny Cheremovskiy
22-02-2012, 06:10
It always amazes me that though I try to keep up with all important info, every time I miss something. Thank you Rob!

22-02-2012, 09:08
Thx Rob, great work again. I missed a few important threads, now I'm up to date again.

22-02-2012, 09:17
Yeah I'm the same usually here a couple of times a day and I still miss stuff as well, thanks Rob

Denis Martinez
22-02-2012, 09:35
Thanks Rob. Just in case I missed something during the week.

Martin Wiinholt
22-02-2012, 09:56
Thanks, the weekly post is very helpful.

22-02-2012, 18:39
5:58... :eek: Goddamn Rob, do you ever sleep? Thanks for the top work, though!

22-02-2012, 19:15
I've not been around much the last few days thanks for the update.

Roger Prynne
22-02-2012, 19:38
Yea this is great... thanks Rob.

23-02-2012, 20:13
Thanks for the heads up! It makes following this big Project a little easier for everybody!

Lisa P Kipker
24-02-2012, 01:14

24-02-2012, 04:56
These work just please the eye and soul. Thank Rob !

24-02-2012, 05:32
geat news!Thx :smug: