The unofficial Project Cars Unofficial YouTube channel has made available a video comparison between the release version of Project CARS and the post Patch 3.0 version, focusing on the rain effects of the racer. As can be seen from the footage provided below, Slightly Mad Studios has improved the rain effects considerably.
The weather system and rain effects in Project CARS has seen great improvement since launch
The latest update also adds a Multiplayer Spectate Mode, and includes fixes for a number of bugs, while enhancing the game’s Cut Track detection system, HUD and Telemetry tyre info system, as well as the Weather system. You can view the complete changelog here.
The first track expansion for Project CARS, is now available on Slightly Mad Studios' On-Demand service. The expansion adds New Zealand’s Ruapuna Park circuit and three Audi racing cars.
“Comprising of five unique layouts, Ruapuna Park International Raceway is New Zealand’s premier motor racing facility, located 13 kilometers west of Christchurch, New Zealand. Hosting some of New Zealand’s most exciting racing events, including the prestigious Lady Wigram Trophy and an annual round of the New Zealand V8s series, the track’s main 3.3 kilometer layout runs in an anti-clockwise direction and its challenging layout incorporates many fast sweeping corners that reward smooth and precise drivers.”
With continual Feature Updates addressing items identified by the community and introducing new functionality, exciting Free Cars and beautiful Community-created Liveries, and a variety of themed Car Packs and Track Expansions, Project CARS is built for the future and continues to be a growing and evolving experience throughout 2015 and beyond led by the racing community around the world.
The update is free for all backers of Project CARS while it will cost $5.49/£4.39 on Steam. We will bring you any new information on Project CARS as soon as it becomes available.