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  1. Roadmap Update – January 2021 Hello dear sim racers! That time of the month is here once again, where we put our collective heads together (socially distanced of course) and have a look at pulling together a neat summary of the month just gone, while casting our virtual gaze further afield to share some insight into the immediate future of our simulation, and the continued workings behind the scenes. Unbelievably, we’ve pretty much finished the first month of 2021 already, boxed up and put away the festive decorations, started our varied regimes to lose those additional k
  2. Nurburgring v2.21 Removed Tents from Arena section on Endurance Layout
  3. rFactor 2 Update Client build ID: 6045847 Dedicated server build ID: 6045848 Change Log Fixed an issue with software vsync not strictly adhering to the actual limit in the UI. Several improvements to VR rendering in the UI that should eliminate the flickering people saw. Added a missing error prompt in dev mode if some file was missing. Changed a timeout value when interacting with Steam to not give up as easily.
  4. GTE Update - January 2021 Aston Martin Vantage GTE v1.65 Weight penalty reduced by 2kg for the standard package, Engine power/torque output increased by 2%, Tweaks to aero draft dropoff (reduces excessive oversteer in close drafting) Added trackconfig.ini to upgrade.rfcmp. Aero upgrades should now be forced based on track. BMW M8 GTE v2.19 Fuel tank capacity reduced by 1L (to 99L) for the standard package, Tweaks to aero draft dropoff (reduces excessive oversteer in close drafting) Added trackconfig.ini to upgrade.rfcmp. Aero upgrades should
  5. Endurance Bundle 2 DLC Christmas has come early for sim racing fans today – please give up a very warm rFactor 2 welcome for our latest addition to the family … the Endurance Bundle 2 DLC! ‘Tis the season to be jolly… a time for giving, a time for receiving, festive merriment, a glass of something nice and more mince pies than is either reasonable or healthy. Rather than putting that much-needed pair of new socks or a thickly lined winter jumper under the tree this year, give the gift of endurance racing to
  6. rFactor 2 |December Build Release Today is a good day. Today is a new build day. You may have heard on the sim racing grapevine something about a new competition system within rFactor 2 that is under development..? Yes, that’s right, our December build update is here and a very first pass at organizing rFactor 2 multiplayer action has come with it, marking a very important line in the sand for us here at Studio 397 as we continue working incredibly hard to ensure the simulation delivers an experience our users demand. The Competition System is
  7. RCCO eX ZERO | Extreme Electric Racing Comes To rFactor 2 As we draw ever closer to the end of 2020, the world around us is changing in ways we would never have imagined just 10 years ago. Humanity is becoming increasingly aware of the need to preserve our planet for future generations, sustainable options for ways of living are being brought into the conscious minds of consumers at a rate never before seen, and road car manufacturers are increasingly looking to alternative propulsion methods as the future of trav
  8. Roadmap Update October 2020 Roadmap day! Hello everyone and welcome to the rFactor 2 October Development Roadmap – can you believe it’s been a month already since we last wrote about the happenings back at Studio 397 HQ? It’s certainly been another busy one for us here in the team, as we continue to push hard to make rFactor 2 the simulation we all know it can become. Although the festive holidays are getting ever closer, that certainly doesn’t mean we are taking our foot off the gas behind the scenes, far from it in fact. S
  9. Latest Build Updates Steam Build ID Client 5694072 Dedi 5694077 Fixed some cars showing all white in the showroom Fixed cars showing in the list that shouldn't be there at server join Fixed chrome material not working in the showroom Fixed an issue that could cause a client to load an old version of a track when joining at server join NEW UI Only Steam Build ID Client 5694164 Added real descriptions for cars and tracks in the content selection list
  10. Workshop: https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=2261065561 Build History This full length "37¾ Mile Isle Of Man Mountain Course" was built by Jim Pearson entirely from scratch over a period of 14 years from 2005. It is a totally different track to his much earlier "Abridged / Shortened" 20 km version. It was released by him for the simulation Grand Prix Legends [ GPL ] in June 2019. Jim's original PDF Readme , release files and three release videos are located here; http://jrpearson.homestead.com/37MileIOMMCRelease.html The release thread for GPL is loca
  11. Latest car updates! Ferrari 488 GT3 v1.21 - Fix for wrong pit stop strategy, fuel tank capacity, and fuel consumption - Adjusted ambient occlusion in cockpit - Re-introduced brake bias read out to in-car dash - Fixed wiper animation on triples side screen (multiview only) - Showroom shadow fix - AI pace slightly reduced - Fixed rear window rain effect - Fixed missing Upgrades.ini in .mas file
  12. Ferrari 488 GTE v1.73 - Fixed wiper animation on triples side screen (multiview only) - Adjusted ambient occlusion in cockpit
  13. Ferrari 488 GT3 EVO 2020 Release Italian Beauty in rFactor 2 | Ferrari 488 GT3 EVO 2020 Release Italian design is renowned for the fusion of form and function in such a way that often produces the most spectacular of results, and it would be fair to say the incredible Ferrari 488 GT3 EVO 2020 is absolutely no exception to that long and impressive tradition – resulting in arguably one of the most visually stunning cars ever created to the GT3 regulation ruleset. Revealed in the winter of 2019, the new for this year 488 GT3 EV
  14. Latest GT3 Updates! Aston Martin Vantage GT3 v1.73 - Added fuel mixtures - Fix for front aero lift off. Audi R8 GT3 2019 v1.47 - Added fuel mixtures Audi R8 GT3 2018 v1.79 - Added fuel mixtures Bentley Continental GT3 v2.77 - Added fuel mixtures - Fix for front aero lift off. Bentley Continental GT3 2020 v1.05 - Added fuel mixtures - Fix for front aero lift off. - Fixed AI understeer - Fixed collision issue that caused side roll on impact BMW M6 GT3 v1.71 - Added 10kg weight penalty - Reduced engine output by about 3% - Approximately 4% m
  15. Roadmap Update September 2020 Roadmap day! Hello our friends within the sim racing community – welcome to the Studio 397 rFactor 2 Development Roadmap for September, brought to you slightly earlier than usual this month thanks to a pretty exciting new car release we have coming tomorrow… but more on that a little later. So, what’s been happening behind the curtain of rFactor 2 that we can share with you all this month? As usual, things here at Studio 397 HQ have remained rather fraught these past four weeks as we continue wo
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