The latest update lands for Driveclub and it’s quite a big one. The download will be 1.4GB and introduces weather to the game.
Update 1.08 will bring rain and snow to DriveClub’s online and offline modes, a feature the developer first lauded at E3 2014. The update will also add two new tracks: Norway’s Atlanterhavsvegen and Canada’s Sinclair Pass. Several “improvements” also come to the game, according to Evolution Studios.
-Adds the option to configure Throttle/Brake controls onto Up/Down on Right Stick.
-Adds the ability to access Club Cars when offline.
-Adds the ability to access Club Paint Jobs when offline.
-Adds track maps and stats to each track card in Single Event.
-Adds player statistics to various panels within Single Event and Challenges.
-Includes more minor bug fixes, performance improvements and usability tweaks.
This won’t be the only update for the game in December, as the studio also plans to bring the following with another update coming later this month
-Adds support for the Mazzanti Evantra, coming to PlayStation Store as a free download later in December.
-Adds support for the Redline Expansion Pack, coming to PlayStation Store as a premium download later in December. This Expansion Pack includes the Redline Car Pack and Redline Tour Pack.
-The Redline Car Pack includes 5 new cars: Mercedes SLS AMG E-Drive, McLaren F1 LM, Renault Alpine A110-50, Ferrari 458 Speciale, and Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.
-The Redline Tour Pack includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
-Adds support for the Elements Tour Pack, coming to PlayStation Store as a premium download later in December.
-The Elements Tour Pack includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
There is still no word on when players will be able to grab the PS+ Edition of the game. Evolution did reply to a fan who asked about the situation over Twitter, “We still have a lot of work to do to improve server capacity & performance for everybody on PS+ to join. We’ll keep you updated.”
A video showing the new weather update can be seen below: