New Driveclub Trailer Showcases February DLC; Update 1.11 and More Detailed

on February 13, 2015 3:06 PM

Driveclub developer Evolution Studios released a new trailer showcasing the upcoming update 1.11, that will drop next week. , including a new multiplayer mode, a new Japanese track and more.

We also get the list of the contents of the Downforce DLC, which will include five new cars, plus a free one, the VUHL 05. Below you can read the fill list (including a few teases for future updates) and watch the trailer, packed with lovely goodies.

  • Adds a new Multiplayer game mode: Team Time Trial.
  • Adds a new track offering 2 variants: Kobago in Japan.
  • All add-on Tours have new progress requirements: You need 8 Stars (previously 12) to progress to the second stage and 22 Stars (previously 27) to open up the final Championship.
  • Adds the ability to choose from a collection of factory Paint Jobs during vehicle selection prior to an Event.
  • Adds the option to enable the Rev Counter in cockpit view.
  • Decreases the threshold on the manumatic downshift limiter to allow players to downshift earlier.
  • Reduces the drying time for rain splatter on the screen when in Chase Cam.
  • Implements ghosting under certain conditions in Multiplayer races to prevent track blocking.
  • Allows the ‘Contender’ and ‘Unbeatable’ Trophies to be unlocked even if the challenges expire when you are not online.
  • Includes a number of minor bug fixes, performance improvements and usability tweaks.

Update 1.11 Add-ons (coming to PlayStation®Store Feb 24-26):

  • Adds support for the VUHL 05, coming to PlayStation®Store as a free download.
  • Adds support for the DOWNFORCE Expansion Pack, coming to PlayStation®Store as a premium/Season Pass add-on.
  • The Downforce Car Pack includes: Ferrari F50, Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Centennial Edition, SRT Viper GTS, Koenigsegg One:1 and Jaguar F-Type R Coupé.
  • The Downforce Tour Pack includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
  • Adds support for the Midnight Tour Pack, coming to PlayStation®Store as a premium/Season Pass add-on.
  • The Midnight Tour Pack includes 11 new Events and 5 new Trophies.
  • Adds support for 2 new livery packs, coming to PlayStation®Store as a premium/Season Pass add-on. Each Livery Pack contains 5 new livery patterns to customise your cars with.

What else is coming to DRIVECLUB?

  • Server upgrades: to improve stability and performance for all current players and 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 upgrades.
  • Replays: are in the final stages of development and testing. It’s likely that offline replays will come ahead of Multiplayer replays.
  • Changes to drift scoring: to ensure that you are rewarded for momentum, control and staying on the track in drift zones.
  • Lots more cars: We can’t say what’s coming just yet, but many of your most commonly requested cars and manufacturers are coming to DRIVECLUB, along with a few surprises.
  • New ranks: because many of you are at Level 50 already.
  • Lots more! Please keep sharing your feedback about DRIVECLUB with us to help the game continue to evolve around you.

 /  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.
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