Project CARS

Published on August 6th, 2012 | by Alisdair


Project CARS – Build 272 Released

Slightly Mad Studios have released the latest, new build for Project CARS available for all Junior members and above.

The new build brings various updates to the pre-alpha title and also marks the first time junior members have been able to try out some of the exciting features and content added over the past month since their last development build including the dynamic clouds.

Build 272 (3/8/12, Junior Member+)
Adding trd properties to allow use to be able to specify the center of the track
Now able to set the center of the tracks for clouds and skyring
Added logging to session message manager
– HttpApi now has a Unicode interface
– Changed services using HTTPAPI so that they use the Unicode http api, instead of each service doing its own conversions
– The error message in case of invalid username/password will be much clearer
– Added compile-time defines to point the launcher to the dev server
– Added configurations that define these defines
Belgian Forest – updated trees for paddock area
Eifelwald. Tweaked textures/PSD files
Badenring – add viewer lights and fix positions few static assets for new marshal huts
Tweaked lights around pitbuilding to avoid dark areas
Adding spotlights to Badenrings
Launcher: new executables
Integration to handle new speech data format
BFC Kerb texture updates
Badenring – add new and imrpove textures
Added new temp textures for Eifelwald, first revision
Bathurst 3D eucalyptus instances, statics and instances
Billboard bush instances for bathurst
Lotus 49: drag adjustment. top speed now back up around 190mph
BAC Mono: fix for tabs and spacing in the CDF (readability issue)
BAC Mono: re-balanced aero to factor in drag torque effects. Shift from 120% rear to ~85%. Small other setup tweaks to fit with this change. Wider tuning ranges
Eifelwald textures improvement
Connecticut Hill – Added Track Centre Data to all TRDs for Cloud rendering
Pagani Huayra: Added support for custom liveries
Caterham Classic: Fixed overlapping front fender UVs + custom livery support
New Badenring exports
New Belgian Forest export
New Eifelwald export
New Memphis export
New Test Track export

About the Author

Alisdair is the founder of Sim News Daily. An all round sim racing fan with a real passion for cars a motor racing. Twitter: @SimNewsDailycom

  • Before posting that its available for everybody always check the Title of the build notes. Build 273 is for senior managers. Build 271 was released for everybody on friday last.

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