Driveclub’s May Update Detailed, New Lamborghini Coming This Month, While Japanese Car Fans Cry

on May 14, 2015 2:19 PM

Every month fans of Japanese cars like me wait for updates on the new Driveclub DLC, and every months our hopes are crushed by the game’s growing, but still western-centric line-up.

Today we got some juicy detail about this month’s update, which will come next week, and about the new batch of DLC cars (that will launch on May 26th), that will return to the glorious (but most definitely European) Lamborghini brand.

Details of Game Update 1.15:
» New Driver Levels: You can now reach Level 55 and each new level has a reward.
» New menu images to show off some of the best ‪#‎PS4share‬ pictures created by DRIVECLUB players.
» A new option to toggle the entire On-Screen Display on and off while you race, without pausing.
» Statistics have been added for all cars from Expansion Packs and free downloads.
» Includes general improvements for game performance, stability and usability.

Update 1.15 Add-ons will be available for download from PlayStation®Store on May 26 (Europe, America, Japan) & May 27 (Asia):
» Adds support for the DS Survolt, coming to PlayStation®Store as a free download.
» Adds support for the Lamborghini Icons Expansion Pack (coming to PlayStation®Store May 26-27).
» The Lamborghini Icons Car Pack includes: Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, Lamborghini Reventón, Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4 Super Veloce and Lamborghini Diablo Super Veloce.
» The Lamborghini Icons Tour Pack includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
» Earn every star in the Lamborghini Icons Tour to earn a bonus Livery.
» Adds support for the Torque Tour Pack which includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
» Earn every star in the Torque Tour to earn a bonus Livery.
» Adds support for 2 new livery packs and each Livery Pack contains 5 new livery patterns to customise your cars with.

Important developments to be aware of (coming after 1.15):
» More server upgrades: Enhancing connectivity for all players and making the required changes to enable the release of the PS+ Edition and DRIVECLUB companion app.
» Private lobbies: Development of Private Lobbies for Multiplayer is ongoing alongside development of server improvements.
» New Driver levels: More will be added each month with new rewards for every level.
» Big improvements to challenges: To make them easier to use and to improve server performance further.
» New Accolades: For Japan & new manufacturers.
» More Cars & Tours: The Season Pass runs to July and we have more popular cars and manufacturers coming to DRIVECLUB!
» More Game Updates: With improvements based on your feedback! Please keep sharing your thoughts with us to help the game continue to evolve around you.

Below you can also see a new trailer showcasing the new Lambo rides we’re going to enjoy later this month.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.